Airlines - February 15, 2019

Airline Payments as a Sales Enabler and Path to Profits

Airlines have evolved their thinking on digital strategy and are starting to lay the groundwork needed to integrate legacy airline systems with newer travel technology and retail payment systems – especially with the proliferation of mobile wallets and alternative forms of payment (AFOPs).   Some airlines have done this out of necessity, while others are looking … Read more

Airlines - December 21, 2018

Open Skies and Digital Commerce: Takeaways from the 50th AFRAA Annual General Assembly

It was our company’s second year attending the African Airlines Association (AFRAA) Annual General Assembly (AGA) – this year hosted by Royal Air Maroc under the theme: “Strengthening African aviation in a liberalized environment.” Among the airlines in attendance that I had the chance to speak with were Tassili Airlines (Algerian), Hahn Air (German), and Air … Read more

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Airlines - October 15, 2018

Exploring Mobile-First Airline Retail Solutions at IATA Air in Rome

The International Airline Transport Association (IATA) was so impressed with the success of the distribution track at the 2017 World Passenger Symposium that it started a new conference – the Airline Industry Retailing (AIR) Symposium – dedicated entirely to distribution … Read more

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