Keyword: Business Travel Coalition
The House of Representatives has passed the FAA Reauthorization bill. Here’s the latest.
The investigation into a deadly incident on a Southwest Airlines flight and potential new rules for travel agents lead this week’s air travel news. Here’s what you need to know.
Both the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) and the Business Travel Coalition (BTC) have expressed concern regarding new regulations, as well as a move to kill full-fare advertising, in the latest FAA bill. Get the details here.
The Business Travel Coalition (BTC) is supporting Senator Susan Collins’ (R-Maine) reported efforts to revive the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) ruling on airfare transparency. Here’s the latest.
The Senate version of the major tax reform bill working its way through Congress includes a provision that could impact air travel to the United States. Find out more.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is reportedly urging a ban on laptops and other large electronic devices in checked luggage. Get the details here.
The laptop ban has been lifted from the last airline to which it applied, Saudi Arabian Airlines. Here’s the latest.
59 percent of travel agents said that Marriott’s new 48-hour cancellation policy would cause them to book away from the company’s properties. Here’s the latest.
New amendments to the FAA reauthorization bill have drawn criticism from travel industry groups. Here’s the latest.
The Business Travel Coalition (BTC) is calling for authorities in Europe to investigate the recently-announced charge on non-NDC bookings on British Airways and Iberia flights. Here’s the latest.