News Listings for martin cowen

  • ANALYSIS: How airlines are realising the potential of mobile technology

    News | 12 Aug 2013 13:59

    Airlines are finally waking up to what mobile technology can bring to their businesses by improving operational efficiency, customer service and revenue
  • ANALYSIS: IATA's NDC dominates developments in distribution

    News | 16 Jun 2013 11:53

    Developments in distribution mean airlines have ever increasing ways to ensure their seats and products are the most in demand from consumers, but not all the new channels are here to stay
  • ANALYSIS: IATA bids to change perceptions of NDC

    News | 31 May 2013 14:25 | Martin Cowen

    Ever since IATA's New Distribution Capability was approved last October, barely a week has gone by without negative coverage appearing in publications reporting...
  • ANALYSIS: Why low-cost carriers are looking towards GDSs

    News | 21 May 2013 17:27 | Martin Cowen

    Defining a low-cost carrier is almost an industry in itself. IATA has a list of twelve characteristics, but admits "that there is no standard business model...
  • IN FOCUS: How airlines are handling big data

    News | 20 Mar 2013 13:26

    With the volume and variety of data captured by airlines having become so vast and complex, a rethink may be required on how carriers should handle it
  • IN FOCUS: IATA's New Distribution Capability causes friction in airline distribution

    News | 20 Dec 2012 15:27

    Distribution is one of the many topics airline boardrooms are debating around the globe, and IATA has been on the case for some time. This year it launched...