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New Distribution Capability (NDC)

31st October 2017

NDC is one of the most talked about topic in our industry at the moment and further to Lufthansa introducing a €16 surcharge for bookings made via the GDS back in September 2015, British Airways and Iberia are now following a similar path.  At the present time we believe none of the airlines are capable […]

How to get the Best Travel Bonuses from a Credit Card

10th October 2017

Equipped with a credit card? Then you could be in for some great rewards if ever you travel – but only, of course, if you know how to acquire and make the most of those perks. With some credit card users managing to rack up enough credit rewards to travel entirely without cost, there’s no […]

Auckland Business Travel Guide

30th June 2017

AUCKLAND BUSINESS TRAVEL GUIDE Auckland Business Travel Guide Wynward Quarter, Auckland. Photo Credit: Julian Apse, Visuals New Zealand Auckland is New Zealand’s largest and most populous city. With a wide range of world class accommodation, meeting venues and dining options available, it is the ideal location for business travellers. There are also many great activities […]

Managing Workers Remotely

20th June 2017

Best Tips for Managing Workers Remotely Remotely working from home have become increasingly common in today’s workforce. Modern technologies like collaborative software and video conferencing has opened up the opportunity for workers to do their job from any location in the world and to manage workers while travelling on business. While companies have embraced this […]

How Global Travel Has Changed

28th March 2017

Global Business Travel: What Has Changed Over the Years Business travel, and how it’s undertaken is perpetually changing. Competition between airlines means lower costs than ever for both individual travellers and businesses, while the rapid growth of technology means it is possible to have what may seem like a face-to-face conversation with a person on […]

US expands Global Entry trusted traveller scheme to UK low-risk travellers - Flightline Travel Management Company

US expands Global Entry trusted traveller programme to UK low-risk travellers

3rd November 2015

At the World Travel Market (WTM), the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner (CBP) R. Gil Kerlikowske announced the expansion its partnership with the United Kingdom by making the CBP’s Global Entry Programme accessible to UK citizens. Through this cooperation, UK low-risk travellers can register for Global Entry from 3rd December 2015, which makes it easier […]

Business Travel Alerts: Lufthansa cabin crew strike action

3rd November 2015

The German cabin crew trade union UFO has confirmed week-long strike of Lufthansa cabin crew from Friday, 6th November until Friday, 13th November 2015. 6th November 2015 – Update: Start: Friday, 6th November 2pm local time at Frankfurt and Dusseldorf Airport. Munich Airport is excluded from the strike action until Sunday (inclusive) Strike Impact: The strike […]

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Business Travel Update: London DLR staff to strike for 48-hours

28th October 2015

London DLR unionised workers have announced they will stage a 48-hour strikes in the dispute over working conditions and the use of agency staff. The 48-hour walkout of RMT unionised members has now been confirmed and is expected to start on Tuesday, 3rd November in the morning. According to reports the strike has the potential to ‘completely […]