Entries by Kelly

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 […]

Italy: Nationwide transport strike hits trains, buses, underground lines, air travel

A 24-hour transport strike on Friday meant longer waits and disruption to the journeys of thousands, with trains, buses, underground lines, and air travel all affected. Some sectors began the strike on Thursday evening, with the disruption expected to continue until the end of service on Friday. In Rome, the LuceVerde site which provides real-time […]

Woking Works Business of the Month – Global Travel Management

Woking is the home to one of the UK’s leading business travel management companies, Global Travel Management (GTM). GTM were set up in 1997 by husband and wife team Scott and Natalie Pawley, along with Scott’s father Frank Pawley MBE. Since then, GTM has gone from strength to strength, with Woking proving to be the […]

UK Winter Weather for 11-12 January

  Gales in the north of the UK and Northern Ireland have been disrupting transport with flights at Leeds (LBA), Manchester (MAN), Newcastle (NCL), Glasgow (GLA), Edinburgh (EDI), Aberdeen (ABZ) and Belfast (BHD) affected by the weather. Delays may continue throughout the evening. Poor weather is forecast for tomorrow with snow and heavy rain expected. […]

British Airways response to Cabin crew ballot for Industrial action

  British Airways is extremely disappointed that the trade union Unite is creating uncertainty for our customers. Mixed Fleet Unite represents about 15 per cent of our cabin crew.  We remain focused on resolving this issue as quickly as possible without any disruption to customers. We would like to reassure our customers that we have a […]