American Airlines

Airline Loyalty Programs

Airline Loyalty Programs Of Tomorrow Part 1 – Yesterday And Today

Airline loyalty programs have been around since the 1950s when airlines like United Airlines started tracking customer travels.  In this series of insights, we will examine how these programs evolved over the past 65 years and discuss future innovations for them to remain relevant and effective in an age where loyalty is fragmented and increasingly hard to maintain.
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System Access Diagram

2018 Technology Trend – Free Messaging On Board North American Airlines

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 board. Experience The Skies reveals which North American airlines are participating in this trend and where is it heading next.

 

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2017 Busiest Domestic and International Routes

What Are The World’s Busiest Routes For 4 Billion Passengers?

2017 was another successful year for the travel industry as near 4 billion people flew to different locations around the world. With this many trips flown, have you ever wondered which routes are the busiest in the world? OAG has the world’s largest network of air travel data and provided us a list of the busiest routes across domestic and international markets. In this post, Experience The Skies explores the details and look for marketing opportunities. Read More »What Are The World’s Busiest Routes For 4 Billion Passengers?

Boeing 777-300ER Cockpit Longest Flights

Longest Non-Stop Flight Titleholder 2017 Edition

Aircraft manufacturers Boeing and rival Airbus have been working hard on extending flight ranges in their 777/787 and A350/A380 programs since their introduction into service. In combination with lower fuel prices, airlines have been taken risks in flying longer routes non-stop shattering distance current operating records in the process. Experience The Skies have been following the trends since day one and have published two editions of non-stop flight titleholders thus far (2014 Edition), (2016 Edition).  This third edition is expanded with more insights.

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Lyft Amp

Delta Air Lines and Amtrak Pick Lyft For The Ride Home

 

Train and plane rides can be the fun part of a trip. The roundtrip journey to the train station and airport can be a bigger challenge for those with kids, a lot of baggages or riding public transportation. One solution is for train operators and airlines to partner with rideshare providers to allow for easy pick up and drop off. Amtrak and Delta Air Lines are two examples integrating Lyft in the journey process.

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