Business Travel 360

Linking the Travel Industry - Week 41

October 18, 2022 By Riaan, Ann & Aash Season 1 Episode 12
Business Travel 360
Linking the Travel Industry - Week 41
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Linking the Travel Industry is a business travel podcast where we review the top travel industry stories that are posted on LinkedIn by LinkedIn members.  We curate the top posts and discuss with them with travel industry veterans in a live session with real audience members.  You can join the live recording session by visiting BusinessTravel360.com and registering for the next event.

Your Hosts are Riaan van Schoor, Ann Cederhall and Aash Shravah.

Stories covered on this session include -

  • Lead story: Jay Sorensen talks about the Yearbook of Ancillary Revenue, and there are some fascinating insights in there. Read his post about it here, which includes a free-of-charge link to the 145-page yearbook: https://lnkd.in/eQfRgr29
  • Delta Air Lines invests heavily in electrical eVTOL manufacturer Joby Aviation. Find out what a vertiport is in Shashank's post about this: https://lnkd.in/eaUKkawg
  • #greenwashing - it's a thing and it's happening in our industry. I posted about a report that came out about this here: https://lnkd.in/efhGgdtr Several others also posted about it this week, including this post by Juergen Barthel where he mentions that as much as 95% of #impactinvesting is greenwashing: https://lnkd.in/ewbH-CjB
  • Dr. James Pearson shares news about Hungarian based LCC Wizz Air starting to fly from London Luton To Amman in Jordan. https://lnkd.in/eUuWK4eM
  • TripActions raises $300m+ and is now being valued at $9.2B. https://lnkd.in/eVGy6KZS
  • Sabre Corporation and United Airlines renew their partnership. I saw this on a post by Max Zhdanov 🇺🇦 https://lnkd.in/eqdtTsWc
  • Apparently, as many as 56% of Americans show up at airports still undecided about their destinations. This according to Skyscanner, with the story brought to us by Daniel Stecher: https://lnkd.in/eem-QqhG

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Jay Sorensen talks about the Yearbook of Ancillary Revenue
Delta Air Lines invests heavily in electrical eVTOL manufacturer Joby Aviation
#greenwashing - it's a thing and it's happening in our industry
Hungarian based LCC Wizz Air starting to fly from London Luton To Amman in Jordan
Sabre Corporation and United Airlines renew their partnership
56% of Americans show up at airports still undecided about their destinations