Category Archives: Transportation

News and posts about the Transportation industry

Lumo Launches New Tool for Flight Disruptions

Lumo Launches New Tool for Flight Disruptions

Flight disruption forecasts and analytics provider Lumo announced, last August 8, 2018, the official launch of its Navigator dashboard to serve the managed travel industry. This tool is an interactive dashboard that gives the travelers real-time information on the flight delay risk. This is a revolutionary way to book and view the flight travel. The… Continue Reading

Disrupted Traveler ‘s Time Cuts By Gant Travel

Disrupted Traveler ‘s Time Cuts By Gant Travel

Disrupted traveler spends with their agents by a third during major flight disruptions has been reduces by Gant Travel on August 10, 2018, as a result of integrating FlightGlobal’s Travel Waiver Services. Disrupted Traveler ‘s Time Cuts By Gant Travel “With an average decrease of 10%, Gant drove a cost reduction just by giving agents an automated process… Continue Reading

PredictX and Festive Road Partnership For Industry Innovation

PredictX and Festive Road Partnership For Industry Innovation

FESTIVE ROAD, the world’s leading travel and meetings engagement consultancy, has announced an “Innovation Partnership” with travel management predictive analytics leader PredictX. PredictX and Festive Road Partnership For Industry Innovation   The two companies have joined forces to combine leading consultancy with advanced analytics – creating a force for better business travel and meetings management.… Continue Reading

SpotHero for Business and BCD Travel Announce New Partnership at GBTA 2018

SpotHero for Business and BCD Travel Announce New Partnership at GBTA 2018 New SpotHero integration into SolutionSource marketplace makes it easier for business travelers to find and reserve parking SpotHero for Business, a corporate parking reservation service, and BCD Travel, a global travel management company, have announced a partnership at GBTA (the Global Business Travel Association)… Continue Reading

Got Travel?  GBTA – Global Business Travel Association Convenes in San Diego

Got Travel? GBTA – Global Business Travel Association Convenes in San Diego

GBTA Convention 2018 Exhibitor Profiles The GBTA Global Business Travel Association Convention takes place 11 – 15 August, 2018 at the San Diego Convention Center in America’s Finest City.  Bellevue Business Journal Publisher Joe Kennedy will be onsite for much of the event, so check back here to find out about all the big new… Continue Reading

Dr. Sheila Edwards Lange of Seattle Central College Elected to AAA Washington’s Board of Trustees

Dr. Sheila Edwards Lange of Seattle Central College Elected to AAA Washington’s Board of Trustees

Dr. Sheila Edwards Lange, president of Seattle Central College, was recently elected to AAA Washington’s Board of Trustees. Dr. Edwards Lange brings a wide range of experience leading higher education administration and developing transformational initiatives related to diversity. AAA Washington is the preeminent provider of emergency roadside assistance, leisure travel services and personal-lines insurance products… Continue Reading

Washington Bikes Ride in the Rain Challenge kicks off Wednesday, November 1

Get your fenders in place and take on the rain! This November 1-30, Washington Bikes is inviting everyone in the state of Washington to participate in the Ride in the Rain Challenge, a friendly competition among two-wheeled teams to bike as much as possible—for fun, for work or for just getting around town.   Participants log… Continue Reading

Spin Becomes the First Stationless Bikeshare System to Launch in Seattle

Spin Becomes the First Stationless Bikeshare System to Launch in Seattle

Spin, a stationless bikeshare company in North America, today announced it is the first company to obtain a stationless bikeshare permit from the City of Seattle and is officially launching a city-sanctioned bikeshare fleet. Starting today, 500 of Spin’s orange-colored, GPS-enabled, self-locking smart bikes will be distributed across the city to provide an innovative, equitable… Continue Reading

Automobility LA Opens Submissions for 2017 Top Ten Auto Startups Competition

AutoMobility LA Los Angeles Auto ShowAuto-Tech Industry Disruptors Encouraged to Submit Applications Through July 15 for Opportunity to be Recognized at AutoMobility LA The Los Angeles Auto Show’s (LA Auto Show) Automobility LA just announced it is accepting submissions for its 2017 Top Ten Automotive Startups Competition (Top Ten). Following the success from 2016, this year’s… Continue Reading

The Boeing Company and Thai Airways International Celebrate 25th Direct 777 Delivery

Boeing and Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) celebrated the Thailand flag carrier’s 25th direct 777 delivery, a 777-300ER (Extended Range), from the Boeing delivery center in Everett, Wash. “This is a very special delivery for us – our 25th 777 delivery from Boeing,” said THAI President Mr. Charamporn Jotikasthira. “The flexibility of the… Continue Reading