Episode 66: What's Happening in Travel

Episode 66   Airlines - Flair Airlines expands with the 737 MAX - Canada flight closures - Lufthansa is next to revamp its onboard meal menus - Etihad tests yet another health pass   Aircraft - Boeing’s 737-10 gets delayed by 3 years - JetBlue Mint Studio  - The 777-9...

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Episode 65: What's Happening in Travel

Episode 65    Aircraft Canada clears the Boeing 73 Max for operations  Is the Boeing 737 Max clear of further negative publicity?  Don’t bet on it Indonesia 737 crash update Boeing commits to 100% sustainable fuel usage capability by 2030 The Dash 8 enters the firefighting business in a big...

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Episode 64: What's Happening in Travel

Episode 64   Airlines American Airlines markets its premium onboard wines to the general public IAG gets a good deal on Air Europa KLM takes a big hit on long haul services Is 75 years of the storied Alitalia name enough for the EU? Wizz Air Abu Dhabi starts services...

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Episode 63: What's Happening in Travel

Episode 63   Aircraft China’s COMAC ARJ21 regional jet gets its first international customer Atlas Air is the customer to take delivery of the final 747s produced The US Department of Justice levies a huge fine on Boeing The A321LR sets another world distance record in commercial operations Other Japan...

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Episode 62: What's Happening in Travel

Episode 62   Airlines - Most US airlines realign their policies towards service animals - Delta’s Global Cleanliness division expands its scope - WestJet is likely the next airline to reintroduce the 737 Max to service - British Airways refashions its EuroTraveller onboard menu - British Airways tries to capitalize...

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Episode 61: What's Happening in Travel

Episode 61   Aircraft - Boeing’s amazing 777X faces strong headwinds - Boeing finally goes the extra mile to support airlines re-introducing their 737 MAX aircraft into service   Other - Boeing joins the up-cycling trend, as does Delta - IATA’s comprehensive Travel Pass app is close to introduction -...

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Episode 60: What's Happening in Travel

Episode 60    Airlines 3:05 - Alaska Airlines gives Boeing’s dwindling MAX order book a boost - jetBlue takes delivery of its first A220.  And announces big changes in its frequent flyer program - United joins Delta in requesting contact tracing information from passengers - WestJet slashes Feb and Mar...

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Episode 59_ What's Happening in Travel

Episode 59     Airline 3:58 - Air Canada joins the biometric boarding set and launches service at San Francisco 14:30 - Lufthansa rolls out the Star Alliance Biometric platform 19:20 - Norway’s getting yet another domestic airline - Lift Airlines launches service in South Africa - Not unexpectedly, Montenegro...

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Episode 58: What's Happening in Travel

Episode 58     Aircraft 2:43 - Boeing’s 737 MAX is quietly rehabilitated into airline flight schedules GOL, AeroMexico and American Airlines 16:30 - Boeing delivers its first new 737 MAX post-grounding 20:50 - Azores Airlines new route Ponta Delgada to Bermuda 24:18 - Russia’s MC21 flies again – but...

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Episode 57: What's Happening in Travel

Episode 57     Airlines 3:17 - United Airlines aims to be “100% green” by 2050 8:26 - British Airways follows UA’s lead and commits to net zero carbon emissions by 2050 in a unique partnership 15:24 - United launches Agent On Demand at its Chicago and Houston airport hubs...

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