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July 23, 2015 - 01:05 PM ET
United Trims Capacity On Energy-Sector Revenue Decline Michael B. Baker in_this_issue United Airlines’ corporate revenue declined about 5 percent year over year during the second quarter as the carrier continues...
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July 20, 2015 - 04:25 PM ET
Over the past 12 years, Turkish Airlines has increased its fleet size nearly sixfold from 55 aircraft to almost 300, enabling it to fly “more countries than any other airline in the world.” BTN transportation editor Michael B. Baker visited the carrier’s...
July 13, 2015 - 04:40 PM ET
Delta Air Lines has significantly boosted its capacity at West Coast airports, including a 35 percent year-over-year increase at Seattle-Tacoma, a 27 percent increase at Portland and a 20 percent increase at Los Angeles, according to a report to be...
July 09, 2015 - 02:25 PM ET
American Airlines and Qantas are finalizing the schedules and fares for added service between the United States and Australia now that the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission has granted interim approval for expansion of the carriers’...
June 23, 2015 - 03:15 PM ET
BCD Travel’s Advito consultancy has lowered its 2015 airfare projections in several regions, owing to growing capacity and lower oil costs, according to a forecast update issued Tuesday.
Matthias Schmid
June 11, 2015 - 10:50 AM ET
Despite protests from the Big Three U.S. carriers, Emirates plans to add flights to established U.S. routes and open a new one to Orlando later this year. In an interview with BTN transportation editor Michael B. Baker, Emirates vice president of U.S....
June 11, 2015 - 09:50 AM ET
Any new enterprise technology system an organization chooses has deployment and implementation costs, not to mention the time commitments inherent in doing so. But maintaining manual and paper-based systems also carries costs, ones that Massachusetts-based...
June 09, 2015 - 06:40 PM ET
Global travel management company contract negotiations can challenge any company, especially large conglomerates comprised of independent businesses that own their own profits and losses. Such is the case for U.S. technology and equipment manufacturing...
June 01, 2015 - 03:35 PM ET
April's average daily hotel rate increased year over year in the Americas but declined in all other global regions, according to STR Global.
May 19, 2015 - 12:00 PM ET
Alitalia will not renew its partnership and ancillary joint-venture agreements with Air France-KLM when they expire in 2017, the carrier announced Tuesday.>
May 08, 2015 - 12:25 PM ET
Payment companies forecast a major upgrade of China's corporate card market after the country's State Council announced on April 22 that foreign companies for the first time can apply to set up bank-card-clearing operations. Western card schemes like...
May 07, 2015 - 04:30 PM ET
Roundtable: Seeing Travel Management From A Multinational Perspective Three multinational travel buyers discussed in a conference call with BTN editorial director David Meyer particulars of global management, including travel management...
May 04, 2015 - 11:20 AM ET
As the three biggest U.S. airlines publicly prod the federal government to revisit Open Skies agreements with the United Arab Emirates and Qatar, their biggest obstacle might be quelling "slippery slope" arguments that would make the government reticent...
May 01, 2015 - 01:50 PM ET
That the world is getting smaller is a notion that has settled into cliché, as even many small companies today must align their travel management practices with the multinational needs of their businesses. But the global landscape with which business...
May 01, 2015 - 01:35 PM ET
An organization that aims to deploy globally a single travel policy, travel management company, card supplier, online booking tool and expense management system seeks the ultimate in cost savings and data consistency.