This week’s featured link:
KLM Lets The Customer Decide… – Meanwhile at KLM
This is a really interesting read. KLM has one of the more aggressive social media strategies out there, and it has made itself available wherever travelers wanted to find the airline. But it only goes where people are, and apparently people are no longer using LinkedIn, at least not for this purpose. There are some noteworthy stats in here.
Two for the road:
Carlsbad McClellan-Palomar Airport Based Airline Finally Taking flight – OsideNews.com
It’s baaaaaack. You thought California Pacific was dead in the water, right? Well, it may still be despite the decidedly-optimistic title of this article. The people running this not-quite-an-airline say they’re going to buy another airline and start operations in the spring. I’ll believe it when I see it. (Though it would be fun to see.)
Seven things to know about Delta’s Big Goodbye to iconic 747 – Delta News Hub
AHAHAHAHAHAHA! And you thought that with United’s 747 retirement done, I’d be out of 747 tributes. Wrong, I say! Now it’s Delta’s turn. Admittedly, this goodbye seems underwhelming compared to what United did, but it would be hard to top that regardless.