All Boeing 737 Max 8 and 9 aircraft are grounded until May at thew earliest following this month’s fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash which killed 157 people from 35 nations, the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced.
Despite the partial federal government shutdown, U.S. travel volume was up 3.2% year-on-year in January. International and domestic business travel are both growing. As are the premium economy cabins of most U.S. airlines.
Data analytics, artificial intelligence and virtual reality. Each plays an increasingly prominent role in our lives, so it’s logical to assume that each will become equally important in the sourcing, planning and fulfillment of business travel.
Most travel managers wouldn’t have needed 2018’s survey by ACTE to tell them that mid travelers want more control of their travel experiences, with greater emphasis placed on work/life balance and greater empowerment to make their own decisions.
If you’re lucky enough to find yourself in Québec City, the capital of the province of Québec (nope, it’s not Montreal), get ready to be charmed by a city built on more than 400 years of history and culture.
Marriott Rewards, SPG, and The Ritz-Carlton Rewards now offer you booking, earning and redeeming at all hotels across all of our participating brands. Starting now, you only need one account to access these elevated benefits.
Traveling to San Diego for GBTA? Lucky you! The city boasts 300 sunny days per year; an international airport close to the city center; and a compact, vibrant downtown with hotels, restaurants and sights offering varied options for your business or extended leisure time.
FCM August Innovation Spotlight
By 2020 the millennials (those born between the first half of the 80s and the first half of the 90s, AKA Generation Y) will have inherited the world. Well, the workplace anyway. Thing is, they’re pretty much yesterday’s news already.
The opening of the United Polaris lounge at EWR closely follows the debut of the United Polaris lounge at San Francisco (SFO) in April. The United Polaris lounge in Houston (IAH) will open this summer, followed by the lounge at Los Angeles (LAX) this fall.
Most cybersecurity experts agree that about 20 percent of travelers are subject to cyber-crime when abroad
New research by the Events Industry Council (EIC) has confirmed that face-to-face meetings and events deliver substantial benefits to the U.S. economy by not only contributing $446 billion in GDP and $104 billion of federal, state and local taxes, but by supporting 5.9 million jobs.