Chinese airlines are circling disaffected pilots at Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific Airways offering sky-high salaries to fill a shortage of experienced captains in a rapidly expanding aviation industry.
Air New Zealand became the second airline, after Lufthansa, to announce its consideration of blockchain technology to enhance its distribution efforts.
China Southern Airlines plans to take advantage of its ties with American Airlines Group to help beef up its US routes and close in on mainland rivals, the Chinese carrier’s President Tan Wangeng said.
Amazon started with e-commerce and then moved into logistics, but AirAsia plans to work backward by building a duty-free shopping platform and mobile payment platform BigPay.
‘Chinese carriers will need a minimum of 60 A380s over the next five to seven years,’ Eric Chen, President of Airbus Commercial Aircraft China, was quoted as saying in a Reuters report.
Cathay Pacific is the latest airline to unveil an extensive onboard Wi-Fi deployment plan, as it looks to introduce the service across its widebody fleet.
Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO) is not solely the domain of the biggest airlines; even smaller organizations can advance to a higher level of CRO maturity with a smart and agile strategy.
HNA Group removed the head of its tourism unit and reshuffled the leadership at several airline subsidiaries.
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