air travel

Update: American and United extend China cancellations through April – Business Travel Article

Update: American and United extend China cancellations through April American Airlines and United have announced they will extend the suspension of flights to and from mainland China and Hong Kong through April due to a dip in demand following the outbreak of novel coronavirus.Many major carriers around the world began cancelling flights in January and February as the coronavirus, now officially named Covid-19 by the World Health Organisation. While most have only announced suspensions through the end of March, American…

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Best time to visit New York City – Mark’s Travel Journal – Business Travel Article

Best time to visit New York City – Mark’s Travel Journal Many people are not lucky enough to have a chance to visit one of the most exciting cities in the world regularly. So when you do get a chance, you want it to be perfect. One of the biggest factors when visiting a place is the time you visit it, which can really shape all the memories you have there. You need to consider the weather, tourists, holidays, etc.…

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Doncaster Sheffield airport reveals £10m plan – Business Travel Article

Doncaster Sheffield airport reveals £10m plan Doncaster Sheffield airport (DSA) has revealed a £10 million redevelopment plan for its terminal, including an expansion of the arrivals hall and security search area.The investment programme includes a number of other improvements and new facilities based on customer feedback, including an expansion of the retail food and beverage offering and new gate bridges.According to DSA, the improvements are in response to growing passenger demand and are expected to be completed for summer 2021.UK…

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Matt’s Flights Review – Finding You Discount Flights – Retirement Travel Article

Matt’s Flights Review – Finding You Discount Flights A Closer Look At Matt’s Flights Discount Air Travel Service Let’s face it, we’re all looking for those hot deals for flights, vacation packages and more. If there’s someone out there that can help find and save you money for travel, I’m always hot on their trail! Recently, I was invited by Matt, a seasoned world traveler and now entrepreneur, to check out his new subscription based Air Travel business appropriately named…

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Travel Product Review – Palmate Travel Pillow – Mark’s Travel Journal – Business Travel Article

Travel Product Review – Palmate Travel Pillow – Mark’s Travel Journal The Palmate Travel Pillow is my very first travel pillow. I’m a regular air traveller and have been for a very long time. I have the very good fortune of being able to sleep and/or nap quite easily on any flight – be it 1 hour or 12 hours. It’s time for a travel pillow. There are a lot of travel pillows in the marketplace. You can buy them…

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Travel Managers Have Complex, Complicated Relationships with Airline Partners – Business Travel Article

Travel Managers Have Complex, Complicated Relationships with Airline Partners by: Jen Bankard, Education Specialist, ACTE Global In Fall 2017, ACTE hosted a series of sessions for travel managers at local education events in Chicago,  Washington D.C. and Santa Clara. Titled Corporate Air Travel: The Love/Breakup Letter Exercise, the sessions gave travel managers an opportunity to move beyond traditional roundtable discussions and emerge from the experience with tangible, creative lessons and takeaways. Considering BTN’s Corporate Travel Top 100 companies for 2017 spent…

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Muilenburg gets pay-out as Boeing Max lay-offs announced – Business Travel Article

Muilenburg gets pay-out as Boeing Max lay-offs announced Former Boeing president and chief executive Dennis Muilenburg has walked away from the company with a US$62 million (almost £48 million) pay-out, while 2,800 people have been made redundant thanks to the 737 Max groundings.Muilenburg, who was fired at the end of December following a disastrous year, was denied severance pay, his annual bonus and other incentives worth nearly US$15 million (£11.5 million).However, an SEC filing from Boeing shows that in addition…

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New Canada Air Passenger Regulations – Retirement Travel Article

New Canada Air Passenger Regulations New Rules For Delayed And Cancelled Flights In Canada There are new federal rules introduced in Canada on December 15, 2020. Compensation for delayed and cancelled flights will finally arrive in Canada. It’s a step in the right direction with the government introducing New Canada Air Passenger Regulations. Compensation To Be Awarded For Flight Delays It certainly looks like the Government of Canada is taking a step in the right direction with these new rules…

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Travel Product Review – Sennheiser Noise-Cancelling Headphones – Mark’s Travel Journal – Business Travel Article

Travel Product Review – Sennheiser Noise-Cancelling Headphones – Mark’s Travel Journal Photo by C. Cagnin on Pexels.comYou’ll usually recognize the road warriors as you board the plane as they fiddle with their noise-cancelling headphones. And I can finally say that after many years as a frequent traveller, I have finally joined up with the road warriors and invested in a good pair of wireless, noise-cancelling headphones. I wish I had them on my trip to Dubai! Rather than review 5…

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Norwegian to take on legacy carriers at Heathrow – Business Travel Article

Norwegian to take on legacy carriers at Heathrow Low-cost carrier Norwegian is set to compete with major legacy airlines at Heathrow after it revealed it has been granted six weekly slots at the London hub.The news was confirmed by slot coordinator Airport Coordination Limited in its report for the summer 2020 season.Norwegian originally applied for 14 slots but has given six between 29 March and 24 October during the peak summer flying season.The airline has so far focused its London…

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Is Your Credit Card Travel Insurance Coverage Enough? – Mark’s Travel Journal – Business Travel Article

Is Your Credit Card Travel Insurance Coverage Enough? – Mark’s Travel Journal Sponsored by TuGoContent provided by TuGo Photo by Cameron Casey on Pexels.comStill relying on credit card travel insurance? Not sure if it really fits the bill? Read on to determine if your coverage is enough… 1. Coverage clauses • Do you have to pay for the whole trip with your credit card to be covered? Isthere a minimum amount?• What’s the maximum number of days covered for one trip?•…

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