IT & Distribution http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7440/more en Fastjet introduces premium, luggage upgrade fare packages http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/fastjet-introduces-premium-luggage-upgrade-fare-packages <div class="node-body article-body">African low-cost airline Fastjet has introduced two new services—“SmartClass” and “Freighty” packages—to tailor services with market demand, following a growing trend among Europe’s low-cost operators.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/fastjet-introduces-premium-luggage-upgrade-fare-packages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/fastjet-introduces-premium-luggage-upgrade-fare-packages#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News Fastjet Freighty Richard Bodin SmartClass Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:09:00 +0000 137331 at http://atwonline.com <p>Fastjet A319</p> By Rob Finlayson Ryanair poised to announce another GDS partnership http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/ryanair-poised-announce-another-gds-partnership <div class="node-body article-body">Irish budget carrier Ryanair is planning to announce a new global distribution system (GDS) partnership and a product aimed at business travelers in September, as it continues with its customer service revamp.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/ryanair-poised-announce-another-gds-partnership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/ryanair-poised-announce-another-gds-partnership#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News Always Getting Better ATW Plus Kenny Jacobs Michael O’Leary Ryanair Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:59:00 +0000 137111 at http://atwonline.com <p>Ryanair 737-800</p> Courtesy, Boeing Ryanair appoints chief technology officer to lead digital strategy http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/ryanair-appoints-chief-technology-officer-lead-digital-strategy <div class="node-body article-body">Ryanair has hired John Hurley as chief technology officer as the Irish budget carrier continues with its senior management revamp and push to step up its digital game.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/ryanair-appoints-chief-technology-officer-lead-digital-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/ryanair-appoints-chief-technology-officer-lead-digital-strategy#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News People digital marketing John Hurley Robin Kiely Ryanair Ryanair Labs Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:56:00 +0000 136271 at http://atwonline.com <p>Ryanair chief technology officer John Hurley</p> Courtesy, Ryanair IATA welcomes US DOT final approval of Resolution 787 http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-welcomes-us-dot-final-approval-resolution-787 <div class="node-body article-body">IATA said it has welcomed the decision by the US Department of Transportation (DOT) to grant final approval of Resolution 787, the foundation document for the New Distribution Capability (NDC). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-welcomes-us-dot-final-approval-resolution-787" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-welcomes-us-dot-final-approval-resolution-787#comments Associations IT & Distribution Daily News ATW Plus IATA NDC New Distribution Capability Open Allies for Airfare Transparency Resolution 787 Tony Tyler US Department of Transportation Thu, 07 Aug 2014 19:52:00 +0000 134891 at http://atwonline.com Into the Looking Glass http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/looking-glass <div class="field-deck"> Virgin to roll out Google Glass, but SITA has its concerns. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Virgin Atlantic revealed plans in June for a wider roll-out of Google Glass following its London Heathrow trial, but its partner SITA remains unconvinced after a further road test with Copenhagen Airport.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/looking-glass" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/looking-glass#comments IT & Distribution ATW Plus Google Glass SITA Virgin Atlantic Airways Fri, 01 Aug 2014 18:17:00 +0000 133561 at http://atwonline.com US House passes ‘Transparent Airfares’ bill aimed at overturning DOT rule http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/us-house-passes-transparent-airfares-bill-aimed-overturning-dot-rule <div class="node-body article-body">The US House of Representatives has passed a bill that would reverse a Department of Transportation (DOT) rule requiring airlines to include taxes in displayed airfares.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/us-house-passes-transparent-airfares-bill-aimed-overturning-dot-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/us-house-passes-transparent-airfares-bill-aimed-overturning-dot-rule#comments Government Affairs IT & Distribution Regulation Daily News A4A airfare Airlines for America ATW Plus Bill Shuster Department of Transportation DOT taxes Transparent Airfares Act Transportation and Infrastructure Committee US House of Representatives Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:49:00 +0000 133711 at http://atwonline.com Airline News http://atwonline.com/airlines/airline-news-17 <div class="node-body article-body">Airline News</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/airline-news-17" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/airline-news-17#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News ATW Plus China Southern Airlines eSmash Etihad Garuda Indonesia Iberia OnAir SITA SriLankan Airlines Wed, 02 Jul 2014 19:46:00 +0000 130631 at http://atwonline.com IATA works on home bag tag red tape http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-works-home-bag-tag-red-tape <div class="node-body article-body">IATA is working with the European Commission to remove the green stripe from luggage labels, clearing the way for home bag tag printing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-works-home-bag-tag-red-tape" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-works-home-bag-tag-red-tape#comments Associations IT & Distribution Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences ATW Plus home bag tag IATA Paul Behan self-service SITA Wed, 25 Jun 2014 19:56:00 +0000 130061 at http://atwonline.com Aeroflot, Transaero sells nonrefundable tickets http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/aeroflot-transaero-sells-nonrefundable-tickets <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s Aeroflot and Transaero Airlines are selling nonrefundable tickets, Russia news agency ITAR-TASS has reported. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/aeroflot-transaero-sells-nonrefundable-tickets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/aeroflot-transaero-sells-nonrefundable-tickets#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News Aeroflot air code amendments ATW Plus Dobrolet low-cost carriers nonrefundable tickets Russia State Duma Transaero Wed, 25 Jun 2014 19:49:00 +0000 130031 at http://atwonline.com SITA, American Airlines to test passenger airport navigation tool http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/sita-american-airlines-test-passenger-airport-navigation-tool <div class="node-body article-body">Technology specialist SITA is creating a registry of beacons that could be used by mobile phone apps to help passengers navigate through airports.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/sita-american-airlines-test-passenger-airport-navigation-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/sita-american-airlines-test-passenger-airport-navigation-tool#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences Airports & Routes American Airlines ATW Plus beacon Bluetooth DFW SITA Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:53:00 +0000 129811 at http://atwonline.com