Airlines Are Continuing To Suffer From Boeing 737 MAX Grounding

Airlines Are Continuing To Suffer From Boeing 737 MAX Grounding

Since the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX series earlier this year, airlines that have relied heavily on the type have struggled to replace capacity, fulfill routes and even maintain a profit. The Boeing 737 MAX is still causing problems...
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How Delta’s Loyalty Offering Is Improving Its Direct Booking Business

How Delta’s Loyalty Offering Is Improving Its Direct Booking Business

“Delta.com is going to take more and more of the traffic”, CEO Ed Bastian told analysts on an earnings call. Delta’s tactic in this battle is an improved loyalty offering. Earlier this year it signed a new contract with American...
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Vietnam Airlines introduces advanced seat selection

Vietnam Airlines introduces advanced seat selection

Advanced seat selection is now available on all international and domestic flights operated by Vietnam Airlines, enabling passengers to pre-book their preferred seat type and location prior to online check-in opening 24 hours before departure. The service offe...
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Sealing Solutions–Longer Lives, Less Leaks

Sealing Solutions–Longer Lives, Less Leaks

Aircraft seals face tough challenges as they bear more extremes to contain fluids. Specifically, the company is targeting the seal face, which is the primary sealing surface-in a mechanical assembly-that Metcar supplies to the seal OEMs. “Carbon graphite mat...
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Sendai Airport invests in AI technology to improve passenger experience

Sendai Airport invests in AI technology to improve passenger experience

Sendai Airport has begun a three-month trial of a AI-powered chatbot called Bebot to serve English-speaking travellers through the terminal. With the help of travel-focused AI technology, Bebot provides tourists with an intuitive, responsive and friendly chann...
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