Discover the trends driving change in the travel industry, and the technologies and mindsets that you can adopt to capitalise on them.
As data continues to highlight the shift from desktop to mobile, and new shopping and payments trends emerge from the East, we take a look at the biggest challenge and opportunity that airlines have to face: retailing.
Skyscanner interviews award winning marketer Colin Lewis to discuss distribution, challenges faced by the Aviation industry, future changes we can expect and the importance of the Chinese market to the travel sector.
Read more about our Direct Booking platform and how it helps us to deliver a frictionless shopping experience to our users across devices and platforms.
In partnership with IATA, we are excited to share our guide to NDC, which aims to share our knowledge and experience of working with NDC technology, and highlight the very important benefits for the aviation industry in its adoption.
IATA’s NDC standard represents the next generation of flexible and dynamic travel content distribution, and has the potential to take airline retailing to the next level. The recent weekend-long NDC Hackathon in Dublin, which Skyscanner participated in, was testament to this, as entrepreneurs, designers, and engineers developed solutions to the world’s business and leisure travel problems using both NDC and Travel APIs.
The upcoming CAPA 2017 Americas Aviation Summit will be held in Orlando, April 4th – 5th. The event will bring together members of the aviation industry from across the globe – including Skyscanner – to discuss and debate topics around innovation, disruption and the unique challenges being faced by the US.
Travellers can now book Finnair flights and ancillaries directly with the airline without leaving Skyscanner’s platform
Collaborating with PayPal’s Braintree payments system to offer more seamless flight bookings
The travel search engine will host its first ever hotels event featuring key notes from Booking.com and WIHP Group.