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31st Jul 2018
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Officials Say No Passengers Died in Aeromexico Plane Crash in Northern Mexico

By Associated Press Rescuers respond to an Aeromexico plane crash in Durango in Northern Mexico. Witnesses say the Embraer E190 was trying to take off during a storm. Associated Press...

31st Jul 2018
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TSA Is Testing Scanners That Could Let Travelers Bring Liquids Into Airports

By Alan Levin, Bloomberg The Transportation Security Administration plans to add as many as 40 new scanners that may eventually allow passengers to bring liquids on planes. Pictured are travelers...

31st Jul 2018
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Royal Caribbean Is Giving Its New Silversea Fleet a Luxury Upgrade

By Hannah Sampson , Skift Silver Muse, a ship from Silversea that launched in 2017, is pictured. Majority owner Royal Caribbean announced Tuesday that it will Gary Bembridge / Flickr...

31st Jul 2018
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Amadeus Signals Interest in Acquiring TravelClick

By Kiel Porter, Manuel Baigorri, and Dinesh Nair, Bloomberg Shown here is Amadeus’s global headquarters in Madrid. There are market rumors it might acquire business intelligence company TravelClick. Amadeus Skift...

31st Jul 2018
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Sabre Sees Gains After Tech Investment Turnaround

By Sean O’Neill, Skift Sabre CEO Sean Menke speaking at a company customer event in London in June 2018. The technology giant reported second-quarter results on Tuesday. Sabre Skift Take:...

31st Jul 2018
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AccorHotels Buys Majority Stake in Boutique Lifestyle Chain 21c Museum Hotels

By Deanna Ting, Skift The 21c Museum Hotel in Durham, N.C., has an entire gallery space within the hotel. French hospitality company, AccorHotels, today announced it is acquiring an 85-percent...

31st Jul 2018
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Hotel Tonight and Expedia Offering New Twists on Hidden Hotel Deals

By Dennis Schaal, Skift HotelTonight launched Today’s Daily Drop, enabling travelers to access a discounted hotel deal for 15 minutes once per day. Pictured is a HotelTonight ad outside Madison...

31st Jul 2018
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Lufthansa Still Has Its Eye on Alitalia

By Patrick Whyte, Skift Lufthansa aircraft seats. The airline group is interested in playing a part in European consolidation. Lufthansa Group Skift Take: Another steady update from Lufthansa. If and...

31st Jul 2018
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New Skift Research Report Looks at the Challenges for Online Travel Media in 2018

By Haixia Wang, Skift Research Travelers today still rely on desktop and laptop computers to research travel. A woman uses her laptop to do research. jeshoots / Pexels.com Skift Take:...

31st Jul 2018
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Making Sense of the Hyatt, NH Hotels, Minor International Saga Thus Far

By Deanna Ting, Skift Pictured here is the NH Collection Palazzo Barocci. Parent company NH Hotel Group has been wooed by multiple companies this year, all of whom are hoping...