How would you feel about squeezing your next workout in at the airport?

ROAM fitness is revolutionising the way you can work out as a frequent flyer. The start-up believes in giving back “me-time” to the health conscious traveller. Believing airports are the next best thing for travellers, providing an escape from the monotony of airports, a place to indulge in me-time and improve wellness; ROAM has opened […]

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Plane-spotters get excited: Brussels Airport has something in store!

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Brussels Airport just recently announced they would build two elevated platforms that will give unobstructed views of runways. Plane spotters can indulge in this dedicated area, which will also include a playground and parking spaces near it – so a perfect day out for the family who are also avgeeks. After working together with the […]

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Frequent Flyers: Is your Priority Pass less than you’d hoped?

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Feeling pretty excited about your Priority Pass? As a frequent flyer, the perks really matter in creating a good experience when constantly on the road. BUT…you might not actually be getting as much with your Priority Pass unfortunately. What is it? So yeah it is, a lounge network that includes over 1,000 airport lounges all over […]

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3 ways to make booking travel for your work team less stressful

team travel booking on Ahoy

So, being an executive assistant and having to book travel for your CEO/team is lets face it, a bit of a nightmare at the best of times! With the organisation and planning required to make sure everything goes smoothly…it isn’t the easiest of tasks – but we have some top tips to make it easier […]

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Business Passengers get more perks with Emirates but at a price!

emirates loss of profit

Emirates is known for it’s luxe service and being a front-runner in the airline carrier world. However, in November of last year when Emirates announced a 75% drop in net profit…it was clear that not all was going swimmingly. With the Chairman, His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, stating that performance is being […]

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Frequent Flyers favourite aircraft? The Boeing 747 of course!

boeing 747 on Ahoy

It is unanimous…the Boeing 747 has to be every frequent flyers most loved aircraft. But – why? What makes the 747 the ruler of the roadwarrior skies? Supreme Seating It is unique in that you can sit in the nose of the aircraft with nothing in front of you. Prior to the 1960s, there were […]

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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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Frequent flyers get REAL-TIME flight search results with Ahoy

real time flight search results with travel app ahoy

Ahoy launches REAL-TIME flight inventory search engine (beta) When you search for flights on aggregators and search engines, the result you are seeing are cached availability and pricing from flight inventory databases.  Doing it like this substantially reduces the time it takes to fetch and show you flight results. Also, search requests against flight ticket […]

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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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