Visitors to Turkish Airlines’ Lounge Istanbul will be able to access the digital Sky Library on their own devices following the installation of iBeacons.
Qantas has launched an interactive digital content experience, labelled ‘QView’, which links passengers’ devices with the digital screens in the airline’s lounges.
Travellers have been asked to submit their ideas for the airport of the future, with the most popular suggestions to be evaluated by Copenhagen Airport.
In response to demand from travellers, Oslo Airport has introduced a new work zone where passengers can continue working while waiting for their flight.
Airbus has unveiled the A330neo, which will include LED mood lighting in the cabin, along with full connectivity, 3D IFE capabilities and more seats.
The new Boeing 777X – set for delivery in 2020 – will include larger windows, an improved air filtration system and a more customisable cabin architecture.
Alaska Airlines will be the first carrier to get Boeing’s Space Bins on its Next-Generation 737 and 737 MAX aircraft, increasing storage space by 48%.
China Eastern Airlines will be the first Chinese carrier to offer onboard Wi-Fi, with a trial planned on two of its A330s flying between Hongqiao and Beijing.
Microsoft’s Industry Director, Worldwide Hospitality & Travel, Greg Jones, will deliver a keynote address at FTE Global 2014, 24-26 September, Las Vegas.
Japan Airlines will use smartwatches and iBeacons to track gate agents at Tokyo Haneda Airport’s Terminal 1 and assign tasks based on their exact location.