This week’s featured link
An update on Booking and Ticketing Practices – American SalesLink
I can’t link directly to this, but if you scroll down on the page and look for the title under the “Latest Communications” section, you will see that American is getting ready to drop the hammer. It told travel agents that playing games to skirt the rules with things like hidden city ticketing will now be more heavily policed. Automation is coming to help crush the rebellion.
Two for the road
Project New Norwegian (NN) – Norwegian Airlines
Norwegian has a new presentation talking about its plan to emerge from reorganization. There’s nothing surprising here. It’s an airline that’ll run 50 airplanes this year with nearly all flying touching the Nordic countries. In other words, it’s the part of the airline that always worked and made sense stripped away from the insanity. Whether or not there’s still room for this airline to exist remains to be seen.
A new airline worth over a $Billion before it’s first flight leaves the ground? – Avatar Airlines
I too plan to be worth a billion dollars before Avatar’s first flight, but that doesn’t mean it will happen.