IT & Distribution http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7440/more en Airline News–Nov. 7, 2014 http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/airline-news-nov-7-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Airline News</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/airline-news-nov-7-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/airline-news-nov-7-2014#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News Etihad Cargo Hawaiian Airlines South African Airways Fri, 07 Nov 2014 21:42:00 +0000 145311 at http://atwonline.com WestJet ‘not connected in any way’ to scam vacation telemarketers http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/westjet-not-connected-any-way-scam-vacation-telemarketers <div class="node-body article-body">WestJet has warned Canadian consumers to be aware of an “ongoing telephone scam” in which fraudulent vacation packages are being offered.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/westjet-not-connected-any-way-scam-vacation-telemarketers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/westjet-not-connected-any-way-scam-vacation-telemarketers#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News Caribbean Mexico scam WestJet Wed, 05 Nov 2014 21:14:00 +0000 144921 at http://atwonline.com American stays with miles-based loyalty program for merged system http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/american-stays-miles-based-loyalty-program-merged-system <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines is not moving to a revenue-based frequent flyer program when it merges its AAdvantage and US Airways Dividend Miles systems in the second quarter of next year, but the Dallas-based carrier is not ruling out such a change in the future. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/american-stays-miles-based-loyalty-program-merged-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/american-stays-miles-based-loyalty-program-merged-system#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News AAdvantage AirTran American Airlines ATW Plus Delta Air Lines Dividens Miles frequent flyer program JetBlue loyalty programs Southwest Suzanne Rubin United Airlines US Airways Virgin America Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:44:00 +0000 143871 at http://atwonline.com <p>American Airlines Boeing 737-800</p> By Rob Finlayson Lufthansa to outsource IT services to IBM in restructuring move http://atwonline.com/airlines/lufthansa-outsource-it-services-ibm-restructuring-move <div class="node-body article-body"> Deutsche Lufthansa is realigning its IT activities and will enter into a seven-year partnership with IBM, which it expects will reduce its IT infrastructure costs by at least €70 million ($89.4 million) per year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/lufthansa-outsource-it-services-ibm-restructuring-move" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/lufthansa-outsource-it-services-ibm-restructuring-move#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News Airline Solutions and Industry Solutions Deutsche Lufthansa AG IBM IT Lufthansa Group Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:03:00 +0000 143491 at http://atwonline.com Editorial - NDC's Door of Opportunity http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/editorial-ndcs-door-opportunity <div class="node-body article-body"><p>A remarkable sea change has occurred with regards to the IATA-led New Distribution Capability (NDC) standard for airline sales distribution.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/editorial-ndcs-door-opportunity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/editorial-ndcs-door-opportunity#comments IT & Distribution Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:13:00 +0000 142841 at http://atwonline.com IATA creates venture capital fund for New Distribution Capability http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-creates-venture-capital-fund-new-distribution-capability <div class="node-body article-body">IATA has created a venture capital fund to attract and support companies that develop applications and solutions for the IATA-led New Distribution Capability (NDC) standard.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-creates-venture-capital-fund-new-distribution-capability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-creates-venture-capital-fund-new-distribution-capability#comments Airlines Associations IT & Distribution Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences ATW Plus distribution IATA NDC Tony Tyler Travel Capitalist Ventures Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:39:00 +0000 142361 at http://atwonline.com IATA chief: DOT consumer rule is a ‘yesterday solution’ http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-chief-dot-consumer-rule-yesterday-solution <div class="node-body article-body">IATA CEO and DG Tony Tyler has called the US Department of Transportation’s (DOT) proposed Consumer Rule III a “yesterday solution” and warned against regulation that can stifle air travel innovation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-chief-dot-consumer-rule-yesterday-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/iata-chief-dot-consumer-rule-yesterday-solution#comments Airlines Associations IT & Distribution Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences ATW Plus Department of Transportation DOT IATA IATA World Passenger Symposium NDC New Distribution Capability Tony Tyler Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:38:00 +0000 142371 at http://atwonline.com Flybe abandons frequent flyer rewards program in favor of Avios http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/flybe-abandons-frequent-flyer-rewards-program-favor-avios <div class="node-body article-body">UK-based regional carrier Flybe has closed its Rewards4All frequent flyer rewards program and is switching to the Avios (formerly Airmiles) travel loyalty program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/flybe-abandons-frequent-flyer-rewards-program-favor-avios" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/flybe-abandons-frequent-flyer-rewards-program-favor-avios#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News Airmiles ATW Plus Avios Flybe frequent flyer rewards program Rewards4All Saad Hammad Mon, 13 Oct 2014 20:23:00 +0000 142151 at http://atwonline.com <p>Flybe Bombardier Q400</p> Courtesy, Flybe Vistara signs with Amadeus, takes delivery of first A320 http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/vistara-signs-amadeus-takes-delivery-first-a320 <div class="node-body article-body">The TATA/Singapore Airlines joint venture startup Vistara, which is due to launch operations in India later in October, has become the first airline in India to adopt the Amadeus Altéa Suite of technology solutions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/vistara-signs-amadeus-takes-delivery-first-a320" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/vistara-signs-amadeus-takes-delivery-first-a320#comments Airframes Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News Airbus A320 Amadeus ATW Plus BOC Aviation Vistara Thu, 09 Oct 2014 20:40:00 +0000 141751 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of A320 in Vistara livery</p> Courtesy, BOC Aviation Lufthansa Pension Trust raises $491 million from Amadeus IT share sale http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/lufthansa-pension-trust-raises-491-million-amadeus-it-share-sale <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa Pension Trust has raised gross proceeds of €388 million ($491 million) from the sale of a 3% stake of Spanish travel technology company Amadeus IT Holding through a private placement to institutional investors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/lufthansa-pension-trust-raises-491-million-amadeus-it-share-sale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/lufthansa-pension-trust-raises-491-million-amadeus-it-share-sale#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News Air France-KLM Amadeus IT Holding ATW Plus Lufthansa Pension Trust Mon, 06 Oct 2014 18:42:00 +0000 141291 at http://atwonline.com