Federal regulators are withdrawing a proposal that would have allowed air travelers to use their cellphones at high altitude. Ajit Pai, Chairman of the United States Federal Communications Commission, called the original plan “ill-conceived,” and said in a statement that he did not believe it...

Clear, a government-approved tech company that uses fingerprint and iris scanners to confirm air travelers' identity, is expanding its kiosk network to a total of 22 airports around the U.S. "The vision of the company is to use biometrics to strengthen security and give customers...

A study from the Business Travel Show found that for the second year in a row, “cutting costs while maintaining quality” is the #1 issue faced by travel buyers. Risk management and an “increased focus on duty of care and security” comes in at #2....

The U.S. Internal Revenue Service's reimbursement rate for business mileage on a personal car has dropped for the second year in a row and the fifth time in 16 years. As of January 1st, the rate is now 53.5 cents, down from 54 cents in...

American Airlines will introduce a Basic Economy fare on February 10th that, like United's planned Basic Economy offering, precludes passengers from carrying on bags that require overhead storage. Similar to United’s basic fare, passengers purchasing American's fare do not get to choose their own seats,...

Find out how artificial intelligence, robotics, wearable technology, AR, VR, biometrics, blockchain and IoT will reshape the air transport industry in 2017. Read here.   [button size='medium' style='' text='More News' icon='fa-rss' icon_color='' link='https://www.tlcorporate.com/travel-wire/' target='_self' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color='' font_style='' font_weight='' text_align='' margin='']...

Simplicity is the key to driving online booking tool adoption. Travelers want a user-friendly booking experience. Travel Leaders Corporate maintains tried and tested strategies for increasing online adoption including a Live Chat feature where our eCommerce specialists can view the traveler’s screen and “co-browse” the...

2017 is shaping up to be a year of big change for travelers. In addition to a new president whose policies could affect where and how Americans travel, there are also major changes on the way from leading travel and hospitality brands, including new airplane...

Corporate travel policy can only be effective at saving a business money if that policy is effectively communicated with a business traveler. According to new analysis from hotel solutions provider HRS and the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Foundation, business travelers may have more influence...

Every year, BTN surveys the biggest spenders in the corporate travel industry and profiles them in the annual BTN Corporate Travel 100. Looking at the information BTN collected in 2016 in aggregate reveals trends that will come in handy when setting travel management priorities for...

REVOLUTIONIZING THE WAY BUSINESS TRAVELS