Episode 52: What's Happening in Travel

Episode 52: Airbus dramatically revamps its A320 family aircraft passenger entry area (Hero lighting); Is this the beginning of the end of hard copy inflight magazines?

Kerwin McKenzie

Episode 52

 

Travel, Airports and Aircraft

  • 3:16 – Airbus dramatically revamps its A320 family aircraft passenger entry area (Hero lighting)
  • 9:36 – Is this the beginning of the end of hard copy inflight magazines?
  • 19:00 – WizzAir UK discovers that current pitot tube covers can be inadequate protection
  • 25:20 – Singapore starts its first cruise to nowhere

Airlines

31:52 – Start saying goodbye to blocked middle seats on US airlines
40:39 – United goes paperless for hotel vouchers in its drive to cut costs.
46:49 United introduces an updated cleaning solution for its high traffic airport areas.
57:59 – Ravn Alaska restarts operations. Sort of. But much to the relief of isolated Alaskans.
1:05:51 – More details of FlyPOP, the UKs first long-haul LCC
1:14:00 – Emirates SkyCargo inducts its first, temporary, A380
1:20:27 – Qantas moves to eliminate manned airport service desks

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