Monthly Archives: December 2012

An Overview of IATA’s New Distribution Capability

It is supposed to be better than the Global Distribution Systems in place at present. It is also supposed to be better at allowing personalization of services. In addition, it is expected to be better in a lot many other … Continue reading

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40 Air India Pilots Declared Unfit to Fly, International Flights Affected

It has been one of the main concerns of the Indian aviation sector that due to the shortage of pilots, the existing ones are made to work for long hours, tiring them endlessly and also jeopardizing the safety of the … Continue reading

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New Distribution Capability: Key Components

Distribution is one of the top topics of airline industry. Since the airline seats are perishable commodities, every airline tries to distribute its seats to gain the maximum advantage of revenues and profitability. The global distribution systems, or the GDSs … Continue reading

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Indian Government Planning Caps On Airfares

The Indian government seems to have had enough of excuses for exorbitant increase of air fares in the recent past. The master excuse of the airlines is of the market factors of demand and supply during the peak seasons as … Continue reading

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Spicejet Gets 15 Q400 NextGen Airplanes, Adds More Flexibility To Operations

Spicejet Airlines, India’s low cost carrier, has received the delivery of 15 Q400 NextGen turboprop aircraft from the Canadian manufacturer, increasing its fleet strength to 51. With the addition of these aircraft, the airline plans to target more routes on … Continue reading

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“All-in” air fares made mandatory to exhibit for the airlines

Surprised that the cheap ticket fares that you saw in advertisements are actually not so! Well, if you are flying on Canadian airlines then you will not be surprised anymore. The airlines regulators have made it mandatory for the airlines … Continue reading

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Why fall in oil prices will not fetch you cheap air tickets?

In the countries where the fuel is deregulated from the control of the government and its price is left to the market forces to decide, there is a fluctuation in the prices of the flight tickets. When there is an … Continue reading

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