CheapOair Files Antitrust Lawsuit Against JetBlue: What’s It Mean for Big Online Travel Agencies?

Skift Take: Airlines all over the world to varying degrees are pursuing direct-booking strategies. Is JetBlue’s decision to remove its flights from CheapOair and OneTravel an isolated dispute or are Expedia and Priceline next on JetBlue’s target list? — Dennis SchaalRead the Complete Story On Skift

What the Sabre-Farelogix Antitrust Trial Could Reveal About Airline Technology

An image of a speaker’s dais at the U.S. Department of Justice. On Monday, a Delaware court began hearing arguments in the U.S. Department of Justice’s antitrust lawsuit against Sabre over an acquisition. Brendan Smialowski / BloombergSkift Take: It’s notable that we had a much easier time finding experts who supported Sabre’s proposed merger of…… Continue reading What the Sabre-Farelogix Antitrust Trial Could Reveal About Airline Technology

Delta Sues Chatbot Vendor Faulted for Data Breach

Delta Air Lines planes. The carrier is suing a tech vendor, [24]7.ai, for a breach of data affecting 825,000 passengers. Angus Mordant / BloombergSkift Take: Many grandmothers have tighter password security than tech vendor [24]7.ai allegedly did. A hacker had an easy time accessing the vendor’s code, and through it, the payment card data of…… Continue reading Delta Sues Chatbot Vendor Faulted for Data Breach