With the new updates (version 4.6) to its mobile applications on the iOS and Android platforms, passengers on eligible Delta Air Lines‘ flights would be treated with a simplified automatic check-in process.
US Preclearance Program
Back in October 2014, the Department of Homeland Security announced (refer to link for information) plans to expand its preclearance program at foreign airports in an effort to enhance passenger screening prior to flight departure with US as the final destination.
JetBlue Airways (IATA Airline Code – B6)’s stock has been flying sky high in the market. We will investigate why in this post.
Tokyo As A Mini Hub
Both United Airlines (IATA Airline Code – UA) and Delta Air Lines (DL) (through the acquisition from Northwest Airlines (NW)) have secondary hubs in Narita International Airport (IATA Airport Code – NRT) in Tokyo, Japan. UA operates an additional one at Guam International Airport (GUM).
Less than 10 years ago, it was common to see United and Delta operating many larger aircrafts like the 747-400 from Tokyo to other Asian cities so that they would be utilized more efficiently. However, is current operating conditions favorable to continue this practice? We will explore Tokyo as a hub in the following insight with focus on how United and Delta manage its operations.
Lufthansa Group made up of Lufthansa Airlines (IATA Airline Code – LH), Austrian Airlines (OS), Brussels Airlines (SN), SWISS (LX) and Germanwings (4U) announced its Winter 2015 schedule today.