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Air Business Travel: Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse Lounge is now open at LAX Airport

11th May 2015

At the end of 2014 Virgin Atlantic announced its intentions to open a new Clubhouse at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). After having invested £2.5 million, the Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse LAX has now opened its doors for Virgin’s Upper Class and Flying Club Gold members as well as Delta passengers in Upper Class, and SkyMiles Diamond, Platinum and […]

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How to create a successful business travel risk management team in 4 steps

8th May 2015

Companies have a responsibility to provide duty of care to their travelling employees – legally, ethically and from a business point of view. To strengthen your duty of care situation and effectively support your travellers’ well-being and safety companies need to consider various internal and external factors. But finding the best team capable to develop and […]

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Business Travel Update: Italy -Transport strikes announced for May 2015

5th May 2015

Aviation sector employees have announced several strike actions for May 2015, however changes are likely: Monday, May 25, 2015: Some Alitalia personnel plan a possible 24-hour strike action from 00:01 to 24:00 hours local time. Milan’s Linate (LIN) & Malpensa (MXP) airports: SEA and SEA handling airport employees plan to go on a 24 hour strike from 00:00 to 23:59 hours local […]

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Rail Travel Alert: Deutsche Bahn – GDL Industrial Action 4th -10 May 2015

5th May 2015

The passenger train drivers strike action announced by union Gewerkschaft Deutscher Lokomotivführer (GDL) begins today Tuesday, 5th May, 2:00 am local time, following the start of the freight train dirvers strike (4th May 2015).  The 6-day industrial action across Germany is expected to take place until Sunday, 10th May 2015, 9 am local time. Although the Deutsche Bahn has an […]

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EasyJet, Quantas and Starwood gear up for Apple Watch

1st April 2015

EasyJet, Quantas and Starwood have unveiled the release of their new mobile apps designed for Apple Watch. The announcements are a response to the upcoming and long-awaited launch of Apple Watch. The new wearable technology is due to be launched on 24 April 2015. Here we have compiled a snapshot of the three individual apps […]

Virgin Atlantic & Delta Airlines introduce a new summer schedule between London Heathrow and US airports

30th March 2015

Flightline Travel Management is pleased to announce that travellers can now take advantage of more transatlantic flights between the UK capital London and the US. Virgin Atlantic and Delta Airlines have teamed up to bring a better travel experience with it new summer schedule. As of 29th of March leisure and corporate travellers can benefit from an extended flight schedule […]

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Buying business travel services: Roadmap to sustainable procurement for travel buyers

20th March 2015

Sustainable procurement is not a simple issue to address – especially when it comes to buying business travel services. Undoubtedly, business travel plays an integral part in building and maintaining robust relationships with clients and business partners. However, business travel often is the largest generator of carbon emissions, especially for organisations within the professional services industry. For […]