Over the past five years, the biggest North American airlines progressively installed Wi-Fi to improve connectivity on board their domestic fleet. Today, most of them charge for internet access with the exception of JetBlue Airways which provides complimentary access for their passengers. In 2018, a new trend is brewing as airlines expand or introduce free messaging on […]
Virgin Australia hopes to become the first airline in the world to implement pop up check-in counters at different off-site locations across Australia to ease airport congestions and manage larger groups of passengers.
Starting this year, we worked closely with our partner Loungereview.com on providing insights to various airport lounges internationally. This is the first product from the partnership entitled The Ultimate Guide to the LAX Airport Lounge Scene. We will publish additional guides from some of the top cities in the world. Visit LoungeReview and Experience The Skies regularly […]
The International Aviation Transport Authority (IATA) announced that Alaska Airlines achieved “Platinum” status in its Fast Travel Program.
Enhanced Economy Meals In an earlier post (refer to this link for our coverage), we noted that British Airways (BA) is introduced enhanced economy meals for passengers travelling in its World Traveller product. Prices of the three course meals start at £15 (US$22.5) to £18 (US$27). We will examine how BA’s chief competitors are marketing […]
Apple Watch Applications April 24 is the release date of the much anticipated Apple Watch. Many aviation related applications for airlines and airports have been approved and included in the Apple App Store. Experience The Skies explores the first version of these applications and discuss what future developments lie ahead to improve the passenger experience.
(The original post was published on February 19, 2015 with update on April 1, 2015 for Delta Air Lines (DL)) Today’s trending aviation news comes courtesy of Thai Airways, Virgin America, Emirates, Delta Air Lines.
Cyber Monday Traditionally, Cyber Monday sales do not extend to the airline industry. As popularity and importance of this day increases, airlines are joining the party to offer some type of sales. Here is a summary of what’s available. Feel free to submit deals that’s not on this list. We just updated the post with […]
Delta Air Lines vs Alaska Airlines Alaska Airlines (IATA Airline Code – AS) started sending emails to its Mileage Plan members on the upcoming changes to the program for Delta Air Lines (DL). The changes have been published online.