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Korean Air chief executive appointed to SkyTeam leadership

Korean Air chief executive appointed to SkyTeam leadership

SkyTeam has announced Walter Cho, chairman and chief executive of Korean Air, as the new chairperson of its alliance board. The appointment was endorsed today at a meeting of the SkyTeam Alliance Board, which is composed of the chief executives of the 19 member airlines.

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge opens at Disneyland

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge opens at Disneyland

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, a new experience at Disneyland, has opened to guests. Visitors are invited to live their own Star Wars adventures as they explore a remote planet full of sights, sounds, smells, tastes and other immersive experiences.

IATA reveals fall in global freight traffic

IATA reveals fall in global freight traffic

The International Air Transport Association has released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers, fell 4.7 per cent in April, compared to the same period the year before.

Hotelplan UK snaps up Flexiski for undisclosed sum

Hotelplan UK snaps up Flexiski for undisclosed sum

Flexiski has operated tailor-made short-stay ski holidays since 1990, and currently offers five high-quality chalets and over 175 hotels across 48 resorts in France, Austria, Italy, Switzerland, Norway, Canada and Japan.

Which? reveals millions of hours UK rail passengers lose to delays

Which? reveals millions of hours UK rail passengers lose to delays

UK rail passengers lost almost four million hours to significantly delayed train journeys in 2018 – making it the worst year since records have been held, according to Which? research. The staggering level of delays – 3,928,560 hours in total – relates to 8.1 million passenger journeys and meant around 80 trains per day were significantly delayed.