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Delays expected as Nats begins EXCDS roll-out in UK airspace

Delays expected as Nats begins EXCDS roll-out in UK airspace

Nats has begun the implementation of the new EXCDS electronic flight strip system. The technology is being introduced at the London Terminal Control Centre, which manages flights entering and departing London and the south-east - some of the busiest and most complex airspace in the world.

Skyscanner expands into train bookings following Ctrip deal

Skyscanner expands into train bookings following Ctrip deal

Skyscanner has launched a train booking feature, diversifying the travel search engine’s offering to UK travellers. Alongside its flight, hotel and car hire offerings, the feature allows UK travellers using its iOS app to search for cheap rail tickets for UK journeys with ease and without booking fees.

Silversea to add free Wi-Fi to all guests

Silversea to add free Wi-Fi to all guests

Silversea is taking its offer of free Wi-Fi to the next level. Starting this month, free unlimited Wi-Fi access will be extended to every guest throughout its fleet of intimate, ultra-luxury classic and expedition ships.

Air France KLM signs distribution deal with Travelport

Air France KLM signs distribution deal with Travelport

Travelport and Air France KLM have signed an agreement for the distribution of content through the tech giant’s platform. Air France, KLM and Hop! content on Travelport’s platform will include the company’s leading rich content, branded fares, fare families and multiple ancillaries.