The electronic ban game plan: how will airlines win this back?

ethiad wifi electronic ban

Last week an electronic ban was announced that effective immediately numerous flights to and from the middle east and the US and UK would enforce. With many airlines impacted and the ban taking effect immediately – many have already been at a loss without their electronics. So naturally, airlines have had to be quick with […]

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New Delta Routes – The Good Always Comes With The Bad…

Delta One Service

The Good –¬†Delta has just announced two new transcontinental routes; first between LAX and DCA, second between BOs and SFO. Both will get the benefits of the lie-flat seats and full Delta One service. The Bad – Neither of the new Delta routes will be eligible for unlimited complimentary upgrades, not even for Medallion elites. […]

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Frequent Flyer Programme: It’s More Than Points!

status runs

The Frequent Flyer Programme of today, really, put point out the window. Where the real impact lies, is with status. The golden word: S T A T U S – you need to cultivate and look after your status, like it is the last born child of the world, this is the thing that is […]

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Frequent flyers: Laptop ban could leave you at a loose end when travelling.

working on planes

  Earlier this week it was leaked that the US authorities are going to require airlines from eight nations to ban passengers from having any electronic device larger than a cellphone on to the plane. The ban affects ten airpots, including: Cairo International, Egypt Dubai international, UAE Abu Dhabi international,¬†UAE Kuwait International, Kuwait Mohammaed V, […]

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As You Stay: The Future Of Hotel Billing!

as you stay app on Ahoy

It isn’t abnormal as a frequent flyer to get stuck in the situation of a long layover when constantly globe trotting. Avoiding it is neigh impossible; but the worst part about a long layover is generally it is too short to actually do anything productive and definitely hard to find a place to sit and […]

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Kill ’em with kindness: The key to getting a free upgrade with Monarch!

Monarch airline on Ahoy

Budget airline Monarch is following the lead of Pret A Manger and their random acts of kindness campaign. Priding themselves on the fact they are considered a nicer airline and holiday company as described by passengers, CEO Nils Christy, explained that they wanted to reward those passengers who were equally nice to their call centre […]

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What’s the secret to reducing business travel costs?

reducing business travel costs

It has become increasingly clear that business travel is getting more and more expensive, with $1.2 trillion being spent almost each year on this endeavour. The spending is so high due to what is basically misaligned incentives from those who are travelling versus those who are forking out for the travel. Whilst you might think […]

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