IT & Distribution http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7440/more en HNA Group to invest in new digital tourism platform http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/hna-group-invest-new-digital-tourism-platform <div class="node-body article-body">China’s HNA Group plans to invest CNY50 billion ($7.6 billion) on a new digital tourism platform, HiApp, which is scheduled to be operational by the end of the year, as the company aims to achieve its digital transformation strategy.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/hna-group-invest-new-digital-tourism-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/hna-group-invest-new-digital-tourism-platform#comments IT & Distribution Daily News Wed, 18 Oct 2017 19:20:00 +0000 263041 at http://atwonline.com <p>Hainan Airlines Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson Etihad trials hand luggage-only fares http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/etihad-trials-hand-luggage-only-fares <div class="node-body article-body">Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways is to trial a lower-fare hand luggage-only product this winter on two routes, Abu Dhabi-Bahrain and Abu Dhabi-Kuwait, as part of a wider strategy review. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/etihad-trials-hand-luggage-only-fares" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/etihad-trials-hand-luggage-only-fares#comments IT & Distribution Daily News Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:24:00 +0000 262901 at http://atwonline.com <p>Etihad Airways A319</p> Rob Finlayson Delta upgrades app to provide automatic check-in http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/delta-upgrades-app-provide-automatic-check <div class="node-body article-body">Delta Air Lines is offering automatic check-in for domestic passengers who have the airline’s smartphone app, a first of its kind service in the US.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/delta-upgrades-app-provide-automatic-check" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/delta-upgrades-app-provide-automatic-check#comments IT & Distribution Daily News ATW On-Location Technology ATW Plus Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:09:00 +0000 262791 at http://atwonline.com Delta Air Lines Icelandair joins economy fares trend http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/icelandair-joins-economy-fares-trend <div class="node-body article-body">Icelandair has joined the increasing number of airlines segmenting their economy-class fares with the announcement of a new pricing structure. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/icelandair-joins-economy-fares-trend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/icelandair-joins-economy-fares-trend#comments IT & Distribution Daily News Wed, 11 Oct 2017 16:52:00 +0000 262331 at http://atwonline.com <p>Icelandair Boeing 757-200s</p> Rob Finlayson EasyJet adds four airlines to new booking platform http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/easyjet-adds-four-airlines-new-booking-platform <div class="node-body article-body">UK-based LCC easyJet, which launched a new booking platform called Worldwide by easyJet in September, will add four partner airlines by the end of the year. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/easyjet-adds-four-airlines-new-booking-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/easyjet-adds-four-airlines-new-booking-platform#comments IT & Distribution Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 02 Oct 2017 17:45:00 +0000 261351 at http://atwonline.com <p>EasyJet Airbus A319</p> Rob Finlayson Glitch at airport, airlines check-in operations worldwide resolved http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/glitch-airport-airlines-check-operations-worldwide-resolved <div class="node-body article-body">A technical glitch that hit check-in operations at scores of airports globally early Sept. 28 has been resolved. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/glitch-airport-airlines-check-operations-worldwide-resolved" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/glitch-airport-airlines-check-operations-worldwide-resolved#comments IT & Distribution Daily News Airports & Routes Thu, 28 Sep 2017 18:03:00 +0000 261091 at http://atwonline.com Virgin Australia tests off-airport check-in service http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/virgin-australia-tests-airport-check-service <div class="node-body article-body">Virgin Australia has begun using a “pop-up” baggage check-in service developed jointly by Australian aviation tech company OACIS (Off Airport Check-in Solutions) and Madrid-based travel industry IT developer Amadeus. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/virgin-australia-tests-airport-check-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/virgin-australia-tests-airport-check-service#comments IT & Distribution Daily News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:35:00 +0000 260201 at http://atwonline.com OACIS/Amadeus EasyJet launches new booking platform for connecting flights http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/easyjet-launches-new-booking-platform-connecting-flights <div class="node-body article-body">UK-based LCC easyJet will enable passengers to connect with partner airlines through a new booking platform. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/easyjet-launches-new-booking-platform-connecting-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/easyjet-launches-new-booking-platform-connecting-flights#comments IT & Distribution Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Wed, 13 Sep 2017 19:10:00 +0000 259411 at http://atwonline.com <p>EasyJet A320</p> Rob Finlayson Aer Lingus joins ‘basic economy’ movement http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/aer-lingus-joins-basic-economy-movement <div class="node-body article-body">Ireland’s national airline, Aer Lingus, is introducing a “bare bones” transatlantic fare as it fights off growing competition on the North Atlantic run, notably from long-haul, low-cost carriers. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/aer-lingus-joins-basic-economy-movement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/aer-lingus-joins-basic-economy-movement#comments IT & Distribution Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 11 Sep 2017 13:37:00 +0000 259061 at http://atwonline.com <p>Aer Lingus A330-200</p> Rob Finlayson Russia authorizes electronic boarding passes http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/russia-authorizes-electronic-boarding-passes <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s Ministry of Transport enacted a decree Sept. 5 allowing local carriers to use electronic boarding passes. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/russia-authorizes-electronic-boarding-passes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/russia-authorizes-electronic-boarding-passes#comments IT & Distribution Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 07 Sep 2017 17:46:00 +0000 258821 at http://atwonline.com