Do you feel the need for speed? Fastest Passenger Jets!

fastest planes

Sometimes you get the urge for a thrill – but can we ever get this when flying on a plane? So much weight, and so many people, doesn’t exactly make for a fast ride! So…which planes in the sky are the fastest?! Commercial Passenger Jets 1. Boeing 747-8i – Mach 0.86, but you’ll have to fly […]

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3 Frequent Flyer Tips For The Best And Cheapest Flights!

denver-airport

Ah, the troubles of the frequent flyer… Sometimes it can be a bit of a minefield trying to navigate getting the cheapest and best flight as a regular traveller. You’re bouncing around the globe a lot, you want to reap the benefits, save money and get good perks. The Two-Way Trick It’s smart to search […]

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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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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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Small biz you’re paying 24% more on business travel!

small business travel

Small businesses – you’re paying 24% more on business travel than your larger counterparts! According to data complied by Concur, a travel expense management software, the reasons for such a difference where it wouldn’t be expected could be due to “negotiating leverage, driven by scale and sophisticated spend management strategies, continues to give large market […]

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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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Fitness and Frequent Flying? How to stay healthy as a roadwarrior!

staying fit as a frequent flyer

As a frequent flyer you’ll know staying fit and healthy whilst travelling isn’t the easy. Constant timezone changes, delays, meeting after meeting…after meeting and then probably some dinner meetings. Everything is working against staying healthy when you’re a roadwarrior. However, studies indicate that frequent flyers who exercise while they travel can improve reaction and alertness […]

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