United brings the 737 MAX 9 online

Looking to fly on United's newest aircraft type? Head to Houston on June 7th to be part of the first day of 737 MAX 9 operations. The company announced the initial routes and dates for…

Can Norwegian conquer London’s business travel market?

Norwegian's 2017 financial results were not good. There is simply no disputing that fact. The company lost nearly $40 million, citing significant costs related to increased fuel prices, wet lease and passenger care as contributing…

PR: Gogo first with SES-15 inflight connectivity

Gogo, the leading global provider of broadband connectivity products and services for aviation, announced today that it has more than 200 aircraft equipped with its 2Ku inflight connectivity technology utilizing the increased capacity delivered by…

A last hurrah for topbonus loyalty

In recent weeks the topbonus frequent flyer program added two airline earning partners with expectations of redemption to come. That moment arrived, with the ability to redeem points for flights on Condor and Germania now live.…

United Airlines, Viasat “MAX out” partnership

United Airlines' 737 MAX fleet has an inflight wifi connectivity provider. Viasat secured a deal to fit more than 70 aircraft with the company's Ka-band solution, including at least 58 of the 737 MAX aircraft.…

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Behind the Miles&Cash numbers at Miles and More

Adding a cash & points option to a program is one of many options companies have to ease the redemption challenge. It makes a program more accessible and more attractive to consumers with lower priced…

EAN Set to Fly in Europe

The European Aviation Network is complete and ready to fly. Partners Inmarsat, Deutsche Telekom and Nokia announced this week that the 300+ tower ground component is fully deployed and the integration testing is complete. The…

Singapore Airlines’ Krisflyer Blockchain Bullshit

Anyone betting on Singapore Airlines to launch the loyalty program blockchain "revolution" can now step forward to claim their prize. The carrier used this year's Singapore Air Show as the backdrop for its announcement of…

British Airways, Gogo activate 2Ku on first 777

British Airways' first 777-300ER with the Gogo 2Ku service on board is now operating. Ship G-STBE joins four of the carrier's 747-400s delivering high-speed inflight wifi connectivity to passengers. The aircraft was out of service…