The rivalry between the two is shaping not just their own future but the air travel industry itself, driving innovative aircraft design, new buying patterns among airlines and expanded route maps that offer travelers more choice, flexibility and convenience.
Since the 1970s, airline distribution has centered on the Global Distribution Systems (GDS). Airlines loaded fixed fares into the GDS for agents to sell on a per seat or flight basis.
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At all levels of the organization, too many decisions are made with an incomplete understanding of the Risk Profile and the requisite capacity needed to effectively manage the risk.
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The e-Visas will be valid for a 90 day stay in Brazil over a 12-month period, and once granted will be valid for a maximum of two years or the expiry date of the holder’s passport, whichever comes first.
After 13 years of delays, waivers, and extensions, a final deadline has been set for states to comply with the provisions of the REAL ID Act.
As technology propels us into the future, affecting so many aspects of our everyday lives, is it a surprise that it has now had its effect on payment and currency?
So with 2017 behind us and 2018 just beginning, FCM takes a look how technology will shape the industry in the year ahead.
The Business Travel industry has an annually increasing volume of procurement/supplier centric and educational events for buyers and travel managers alike to attend throughout the year, ranging from intimate seminars to huge trade shows.
The brainchild of the International Air Transport Association (IATA), NDC is an XML standard that will enable TMCs and other third parties to present the full range of airline products and services in one seamless transaction.