June 22, 2023

News to Know

Groundbreaking Technologies Shaping the Future of Aviation

Despite many challenges that face the aviation industry, technological progress hasn’t stalled. On the contrary, the interest in developing new technologies is higher than ever. So keeping up with all the aircraft news and market changes is a difficult task that impacts your investment decisions.

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Air Travel Data: Council Adopts Position on EU Laws About Data Collection and Processing

Airbus Unveils First Immersive Remote Collaboration Concept to Ease Aircraft Cabin Definition


Xiamen Airlines, Airbus in Tie-Up to Advance Sustainable Development (BREAKING TRAVEL NEWS)

Bank of America to Join One of the World’s Largest Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) Programs (BANK OF AMERICA)

THAI Airways and Energy Firm Will Partner on Green Jet Fuel (THAI EMBDC)


STR: Canada Hotel Performance Highest Since September 2022 (TRAVEL DAILY NEWS)


Yatra Online, Sakha Cabs to Provide Safe Travel Offerings to Corporate (MOTOWN INDIA)

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Global Elections
Board of Directors Candidate Forum 2023

Thursday, June 29
11:00 EDT | 17:00 CEST

We invite you to educate yourself on the candidates running for the GBTA Board of Directors and register for the Global Candidate Forum on June 29 at 11:00 AM EDT. The GBTA Board of Directors play a critical role in shaping our industry and the path for the association. The following seats are up for election:

  • President
  • Vice President
  • One (1) Director-at-Large (Direct Member)
  • One (1) Regional Director – Canada (Direct Member)
  • One (1) Director-at-Large (Allied Member)

Not a GBTA Member? Become one today and be in time to vote! We thank you in advance for your participation in shaping the future of GBTA.


GBTA Convention 2023
Tuesday, August 15 Main Stage Panel Announcement

Join us at GBTA Convention 2023, this August 13-15, for an insightful Main Stage panel which spotlights how corporate sustainability and social impact are at the heart of many CEOs' business visions and practices today. The panel, moderated by Sally Davey, Chief Executive of Travalyst, will feature an in-depth discussion between industry leaders, Scott Kirby, CEO of United Airlines, and Anthony Capuano, President and CEO of Marriott International. They will offer insight into how today’s top leaders are transforming their operations to drive positive impact at a global scale in tandem with long-term shareholder value, and what difference the business travel industry can make.

Join us at GBTA Convention 2023 in Dallas this August 13-15 and register today.

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Crisis24 Intelligence Brief

France - Authorities continue rescue operations following explosion in central Paris, France, early June 22. Incident being treated as accidental.

Philippines - Flight disruptions ongoing at Cotabato Airport, Maguindanao Province, Philippines, following runway closure as of June 22. Confirm bookings.

Spain - Air traffic controllers striking at 16 airports in Spain through June 30. Flight disruptions likely; reconfirm flights.

United States - Severe weather forecast across South, Southwest, and West North Central, US, through early June 24. Tornadoes and flooding possible.

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Upcoming Events

Board of Directors Candidate Forum 2023
June 29
11:00 EDT | 17:00 CEST

GBTA Convention 2023
Aug 13 - 15

GBTA APAC Conference 2023 - Singapore
September 19 - 20

GBTA + VDR Europe Conference 2023 – Hamburg
November 14 - 16

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Meet Sandy Moring, Managing Director of Strategic Travel Solutions and our instructor for the next Advanced Principles of Business Travel Management course for European and Asian learners. With extensive experience in corporate and adventure travel, Sandy brings a wealth of knowledge to the table...

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