Entries by Kelly

Bristol: easyJet launches second daily Paris flight, increases aircraft count and adds Milan, Brindisi and Biarritz flights

easyJet has announced a number of expansion developments at its Bristol base. The airline will position a 17th aircraft at its South West base and has added three brand new routes to the Bristol network. easyJet will also provide even more frequent flights to some of Bristol’s most in demand destinations, providing great value trips […]

JetBlue to launch services from London to Boston and New York

JetBlue has announced it intends to launch multiple daily flights from New York and Boston to London in 2021. The new routes, which will be served by Airbus A321LR single-aisle aircraft, will mark the first-ever transatlantic service offered by the award-winning airline. Joanna Geraghty, president and chief operating officer of JetBlue, explained how the airline […]

New concept of “social space” for ultra-long-haul flights launched

Airline cabin design company AIM Altitude has unveiled its ULTRAFLEX interior and evolved concept galley. ULTRAFLEX is a “visionary lifestyle concept space”providing a social destination on board ultra-long-haul flights, with themes of wellness, fitness and stimulation, in an adaptable environment. ULTRAFLEX aims to make in-flight socialising, dining, working and even exercising possible. AIM Altitude claim […]

Scott Pawley receives Outstanding Achievement award

Scott Pawley, Managing Director of Global Travel Management, has received an award for his outstanding contribution to business travel innovation from Advantage Focus Partnership. The award came during the Advantage Focus twentieth anniversary celebrations, presentation ceremony and conference at a central London hotel. The presentation came as a complete surprise to Scott, who said afterwards: […]

Dinosaur lands at Heathrow

A 13 metre skeleton of a 155 million year old diplodocus will be exhibited from the first week of April, before being sold by the French auction house Aguttes for an expected £2million. Heathrow will see over 4.5million passengers travelling through the airport over Easter and Terminal 5 passengers will have the chance to step back in time to experience this […]

Finnair introduces new business class amenities by Marimekko and L:A Bruket

Finnair has introduced a new range of amenities for business class passengers, designed by world-famous Finnish design house Marimekko. The amenities will be rolled out for all trans-continental flights on Airbus A350 and Airbus A330 aircraft. They are designed to complement the new sleep textiles in Finnair’s long-haul business class, which feature the classic Kaivo […]

Manchester Airport completes first phase of £1bn transformation

Manchester Airport is celebrating the completion of the first major phase of its £1bn transformation programme this month. Passengers flying out of the UK’s third largest airport are able to use a giant new pier, which connects to Terminal 2, for the first time. The 216 metre pier provides extensive, panoramic views of the airfield […]

How we fix the aircraft type for passengers

At Global Travel Management, it is quite common for a passenger to ask what type of aircraft a specific flight is going to use.  The good news is that this is information we can provide. From time to time we have travellers with specific requests about their flights.  Most passengers need to know the departure […]

Air New Zealand extends free Wi-Fi offer

Air New Zealand’s complimentary inflight Wi-Fi summer offer to customers has been such a hit the airline is extending it.  Wi-Fi is now available on 12 international aircraft, including six Boeing 777-200s and four Boeing 777-300s which predominantly fly the airline’s trans-Tasman, US and London routes and two A321neo aircraft which operate Tasman and Pacific […]

British Airways Upgrade to First Class offer is back

  UPGRADE TO FIRST What if you could pay for Club World but enjoy the luxury of First? This unforgettable experience is available for free when you book selected return flights in Club World. British Airways Upgrade to First campaign launches today, 8th September 2017 and once again includes On Business fares. Upgrade to First […]