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Beacon Technology at New York JFK Airport Terminal 4

Beacon Technology Lands At New York JFK International Airport

Beacon technology is in the initial stages of being adopted by worldwide airports.  In an earlier post (News – December 4, 2015), Experience The Skies discussed how beacon technology works and the benefits it brings to the masses. As one of the the world’s Top 30 busiest airports (Insight), New York JFK International Airport (JFK) is the next US city (besides Cincinnati, Miami and Dallas) to install the technology.

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Boeing 777-300ER Cockpit Longest Flights

New York to London Market – Introduction

New York to London Market

The New York to London market has been a hotly contested route beginning in 1958 when British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC), predecessor to British Airways (BA), became the world’s first airline to fly non-stop between these two destinations. These are two business hubs where any ambitious businessman would love to call the home of his business ventures. If you are to set up a business in London then here are some great ideas for getting started with your marketing campaign. So, any guess on which airline it beat out? This post discusses the history of the route and who are the current players.

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2014 Top 30 Busiest Airports In The World By Passengers

2014 Top 30 Busiest Airports In The World

The International Air Transport Association reported that worldwide traffic increased 5.9% from 2013 to 2014 to a record 3.3 billion passengers. Experience The Skies completed an analysis of the Top 20 busiest back in October 2014 (refer to this post for the complete list).

We have completed research based on all published information and came up with an expanded Top 30 list for 2014 . Which airports will make it to the list and who will be Number 1?  Find out more below:

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Tokyo Haneda Airport Terminal 2

Tokyo Haneda Coveted Slots Battle – Part 3

Tokyo Haneda International Airport

We have been covering the battle for Tokyo Haneda’s coveted flight slots over the past two blog entries (Follow the link for part 1 and part 2).

In this entry, we will follow Hawaiian Airlines (IATA Airline Code – HA), American Airlines (AA) and Delta Air Lines (DL) as they start service from Honolulu International Airport (IATA Airport Code – HNL), New York JFK International Airport (JFK), Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Some will enjoy success while others will have a bumpy ride.

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Battle for the Tokyo Haneda Coveted Slots Battle

Tokyo Haneda Coveted Slots Battle – Part 2

 Tokyo Haneda International Airport

Yesterday, we started a new series entitled “Battle for Tokyo Haneda Coveted Slots” (Follow link for Part 1 of the series).

As part of the bilateral agreement between US and Japan in 2010, the US Department of Transportation (DOT) was awarded 4 pairs of slots to US based airlines to operate into Tokyo Haneda International Airport (IATA Airport Code HND). Given its proximity to Downtown Tokyo, all major airlines including American Airlines (IATA Airline Code – AA), Continental Airlines and its subsidiary (CO),  Delta Air Lines (DL), Hawaiian Airlines (HA) and United Airlines (UA) all applied for these coveted slots. Who will win?

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