The Airbus A380 is the industry leader in the realms of superior design, sustainability and revenue generation. Carrying almost 3 million passengers per month, the A380 has redefined the aircraft world for the entirety of its eight years of commercial service. This year, Global Traveler readers voted Airbus the favorite aircraft on the market, awarding the A380 the GT Tested Reader Survey award for Best Aircraft Type.
There are plenty of reasons frequent travelers love the A380, but the extraordinary spaciousness, quietness and comfort of the aircraft seem to be the top reasons 65 percent of passengers make an extra effort to fly on the A380 and almost all would recommend the A380 experience to friends and family. You can check out all of the amazing feedback Airbus has received regarding their exceptional service on their LoveA380 social wall (LINK).
For airlines, the A380 boosts brand sentiment and easily stands out as the most popular aircraft of any fleet. With more and more airlines choosing the A380 as the aircraft of choice, travelers are seeing more options to fly with Airbus popping up all over the world. Los Angeles travelers alone can enjoy 11 A380 flights daily from 9 different airlines to destinations all over the world.
Whatever your reason for choosing to fly the Airbus A380, you’re not alone. With 100-plus million happy passengers to date, Airbus is leading the way to the future of global aviation.
Though air travel slowed as airports temporarily closed and borders shuttered to stifle the spread of coronavirus, the airline industry — led by oneworld alliance member airlines — enacted enhanced protective measures to reduce risk and protect passengers.
The Airline Passenger Experience Association and SimpliFlying recognized United Airlines for providing a hospital-grade standard of cleanliness and safety during travel. Among the four largest U.S. carriers, United is the first to receive Diamond Certification, the highest in the new APEX Health Safety audit powered by SimpiliFlying.
A couple of my friends and I decided to rent a house in the Camelback Mountain area of Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains for New Year’s Eve. To find the perfect place, we used Vrbo.com; there were a bunch of properties to choose from, but, in the end, we decided to rent a place in The Village at Camelback.
The International Air Transport Association and Etihad Airways partnered to launch the IATA Travel Pass for passengers on the Gulf carrier. The IATA Travel Pass is a mobile app that helps passengers manage travel in line with government requirements for COVID-19 tests or vaccines. It will be initially offered on select Etihad flights from Abu Dhabi in early 2021, with plans to extend the offer if successful.
IHG® Business Edge provides small- to midsized enterprises with benefits and confidence to navigate the evolving business travel environment.
Madeline Hotel & Residences, Auberge Resorts Collection recently debuted a complete redesign, now standing as a luxurious, modern mountain resort in Telluride, Colorado. At 10,540 feet, the ski-in/ski-out retreat boasts new social spaces, a refreshed lobby, a new boutique, a collection of new guest experiences and amenities, and wellness offerings. Additionally, Madeline features a collaboration with Olympian Gus Kenworthy, who helped create the hotel’s Recovery Ski Lounge.