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Concorde

Concorde could return to the skies in 2019

Fans of the supersonic jet plan to buy one and fly it
Lufthansa, €16, Ettsa, fee GDS

GDSs, OTAs complain to EU about Lufthansa

Trade body lodges complaint against €16 fee for GDS bookings
VR, virtual reality, Marriott

Hotel giant launches in-room virtual reality

Marriott Hotels introduces first hotel VR experience
AKA United Nations, crowdfunding

First crowdfunded hotels ready to be opened

“Sharing economy” now being applied to the travel industry
Cedar Point, VR, virtual reality, rollercoaster

Theme parks to get rollercoasters with virtual reality?

Theme park runs trials for VR to be used on real coasters
Cochin, solar

World’s first solar-powered airport launched

India’s Cochin International uses 46,150 solar panels
windwheel, ferris, Rotterdam, green hotel

Hotel planned with experimental green technology

Ferris wheel would convert wind and water into electricity
Norwegian, wifi

Norwegian lists most popular websites on inflight wifi

News websites, shopping sites and property sites feature
Kimpton, Carlson, Rosewood Hotels, hotel tech

Technology changing hotel experience for guests

Hi-tech is “quickly becoming the expectation, not the exception”
Secret Escapes, Google, OTA

Google buys into lux OTA with Stockholm office

Google throws its weight behind luxury OTA Secret Escapes

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