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01st May 2018
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United Airlines Is Banning 25 Pet Breeds After Dog Death Incident

By Justin Bachman, Bloomberg United Airlines is resuming its pet-shipping operation, but it will only accept dogs and cats, and not all breeds. Ace Pet Moving/United Airlines Skift Take: It...

01st May 2018
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U.S. Requiring More Aircraft Engine Inspections After Southwest Failure

By Alan Levin, Bloomberg The FAA is broadening required engine inspections after a Southwest Boeing 737 engine failed on April 17. Pictured is one of Southwest’s 737s. Southwest Airlines Skift...

01st May 2018
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Heathrow Within ‘Touching Distance’ of Approval for Third Runway

By Christopher Jasper, Bloomberg Aircraft at Heathrow airport Bloomberg Skift Take: We’ve been here many, many times before. Even if the UK government gives the go-ahead, we should expect further...

01st May 2018
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Sabre’s Back to the Basics Strategy Shift Starts to Bear Fruit

By Sean O’Neill, Skift Sabre CEO Sean Menke. The company reported its first quarter 2018 earnings on Tuesday. Sabre Skift Take: CEO Sean Menke has gained breathing room to provide...

01st May 2018
FCM finds role as NDC technology driver

FCM finds role as NDC technology driver

By Linda Fox Amadeus announced a long-term distribution contract with Flight Centre for EMEA and Asia in March but the mention of work around the NDC standard was more interesting....

01st May 2018
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New Insights Deck: Soft Brands: Weighing the Risks, Rewards, and Realities

By TravelClick + Skift Skift Take: The soft brand model has benefits for large hotel chains. But is it equally beneficial for independent hotel owners? — Read the Complete Story...

01st May 2018
Google My Business Agency Dashboard & Upgrade to API Coming

Google My Business Agency Dashboard & Upgrade to API Coming

By Mike Blumenthal At the LSA 18 Conference in Chicago (at friggin’ 8 am*) Anita Yuen, from the Google My Business team, announced new features focusing on the small(ish) and...

01st May 2018
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Booking.com CEO Is in Favor of Stricter Regulations on Homesharing

By Gerrit De Vynck, Bloomberg Booking.com CEO Gillian Tans welcomes stricter regulations on homesharing. Marlene Awaad / Bloomberg Skift Take: Booking.com CEO Gillian Tans says she welcomes stricter regulations on...

01st May 2018
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Jet Leasing Service Clashes With Teamsters in Latest Battle Over Unions

By Josh Eidelson, Bloomberg A pilot at the controls. Teamsters are battling to stay involved at Flexjet. Bloomberg Skift Take: Some see unions as a vital bulwark between management and...

01st May 2018
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Blockchain: which road to travel?

By Sponsored Content Sponsored by EyeForTravel. Blockchain to revolutionise the complex travel ecosystem or blockchain technology to drive efficiencies in travel companies? Now that the buzz around what blockchain can...