Alaska Airlines Betting on Its Agility With Domestic Travelers for the Rebound

Alaska Airlines sees a path through the crisis. Pictured is one of the airline's regional jets. Alaska AirlinesSkift Take: Alaska Airlines long has been among the more prudent U.S. airlines. It probably lost out on revenue during the boom times because of it. But the airline now is probably more ready to withstand this crisis than many other U.S. carriers. — Brian SumersRead the Complete Story On Skift

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United Plans More Than 7,000 Pilot and Management Layoffs After Relief Rules Expire

United jets at the gate at Denver International Airport. FlickrSkift Take: With federal payroll aid rules preventing airlines from making any job or pay cuts before September 30, it's a safe bet we'll see the other major U.S. carriers make similar announcements for October. — Matthew ParsonsRead the Complete Story On Skift

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Hotels in Asia Revise Renovation Designs to Suit Post-Covid World

Artist impression of Marco Polo Prince Hotel’s Club Lounge: Note the more spacious layout, plus private sections. Wharf HotelsSkift Take: It's clear there's going to be a new normal when guests start traveling again. Hotels in Asia that are renovating in times of Covid-19 are altering designs, although some things don't change. — Raini HamdiRead the Complete Story On Skift

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