KLM and Schiphol amping up the technology for speedy boarding!

Airport-Security on Ahoy

Some new tech is hitting Schiphol airport and KLM airlines – which will hopefully speed up getting through security and boarding! In efforts to improve security and speed up boarding, KLM has started to test biometric face-scanning technology at Schiphol airport. These scanners will confirm your identity and do away with the need to show […]

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New airline routes and world’s longest commercial flight!

Qatar-Airways auckland route

In the past week there have been some hot new airline routes cropping up that’ll have you dancing in your frequent flyer shoes! First up we have Qatar Airways making a record breaking trip with their new Doha – Auckland route. This has become the world’s longest commercial flight racking up 14,535 km and takes 17 […]

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The travel apps REAL frequent travellers actually use!

spotted by locals travel app on Ahoy

So yeah, we all know we have a love hate relationships with lists – another list of things you definitely need to have can sometimes make you want to facepalm! BUT…this one will be your saving grace as it is a list of travel apps that real frequent flyers ACTUALLY use…in REAL life – so […]

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Insider Tip: How to speed up your internet when frequently travelling

Passport, air ticket, camera and map.

Listen up frequent flyers -> here’s a quick way to speed up your internet and save data whilst travelling! Opera VPN: system wide iPhone adblocker and image compressor OperaMini: compression browser (compresses images, css files, JavaScript files and video) By using these apps to cut out the unimportant things when surfing the web, you’ll get […]

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Budget Airline WOW Air taking low-cost long-haul travel by storm!

Wow air success story on Ahoy

The strong growth of low cost airline WOW air has been impressive since it first came on the scene in 2011. Promising to bring the cheapest flights from Iceland across the Atlantic. In 2017, they’re expanding the routes they provide to bring even more options to fly between Europe and North America cheaply! As of […]

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11 new airlines added to TSA PreCheck: Is your one on the list?!

airline TSA PreCheck

Speed through security with TSA PreCheck (yes keep your clothes on, no don’t get your laptop out of your bag!) – the world is becoming a better place for frequent flyers. Even better news! More airlines are joining the programmes, the lastest are: Aruba Airlines Avianca Boutique Airlines Emirates Key Lime Air Miami Air International […]

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The new planes you’ll see in the skies in 2017

inside airbus neo A330

Looking up this year you’ll see a slew of new aircraft models hitting the skies! With Boeing, Airbus and new kid on the scene, Embraer, all releasing new passenger jets. Avgeeks and frequent flyers it’s time to get excited. Boeing Focussing on its 737, Boeing is launching two new versions, the MAX 8 and the […]

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