Airlines

How Emirates is reimagining retail

How Emirates is reimagining retail

How Emirates is reimagining retail   Emirates is well known for its luxury and excellent hospitality on board. Now, the airline is developing another aspect of its customer experience: retail. Yesterday, on 28 November, Emirates officially opened its ‘Emirates...

Birgir Jonsson, CEO PLAY – Keynote interview

Birgir Jonsson, CEO PLAY – Keynote interview

Birgir Jonsson, CEO PLAY – Keynote interview   At last month's World Aviation Festival, John Strickland interviewed Birgir Jonsson, CEO of start-up airline PLAY. PLAY is an Icelandic low-cost airline, founded in 2019 by executives from WOW Air. Only running for...

2022 FIFA World Cup has airports preparing for 1.7 million visitors

2022 FIFA World Cup has airports preparing for 1.7 million visitors

2022 FIFA World Cup has airports preparing for 1.7 million visitors   The 2022 FIFA World Cup kicked off on Sunday, and all eyes are on Qatar. With a population of 3 million and a total geographic area of approximately 11,586 km², the host nation is the smallest...

Turkish Airlines: profitability, growth, and sustainability

Turkish Airlines: profitability, growth, and sustainability

Turkish Airlines: profitability, growth, and sustainability   Turkish Airlines have recently recorded impressive third quarter results. The airline is currently operating even stronger than it was in 2019 before the pandemic. Demonstrating profitability, growth,...

HSBC Star Alliance’s world-first Credit Card

HSBC Star Alliance’s world-first Credit Card

HSBC Star Alliance's world-first Credit Card   On 15 November 2022 Star Alliance launched the HSBC Star Alliance Credit Card powered by Ascenda. This is the world’s first airline alliance credit card. It is big news for the industry so here are the who, what,...