Posts by Katie Sehl

Baggage’s Baggage: From Checked Bag Fees to RFID Tracking

APEX Insight: Carry-on luggage has long been a challenge to creating a smooth airline passenger experience. But innovators are moving in to lighten the industry burden. Every airline passenger experience comes with baggage, literally and allegorically. No matter the packing persona… Read more

Hub Sweet Hub: Munich Airport and Lufthansa

APEX Insight: With route-to-route competition tighter than ever in some markets, the allure of airports can not be taken for granted. This multipart feature looks at airlines that are elevating the ground experience for their passengers by making architectural wonders and… Read more

Boeing 777X Offers Custom Cabins Without Customization

APEX Insight: Although Boeing has already secured over 300 firm orders for its enhanced 777, slated for delivery in 2020, mock-ups for the aircraft’s cabin interior have been kept mostly under wraps.  Boeing’s Sky Interior philosophy will be applied to the… Read more

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Panasonic Breaks Down the Walls to the Cool Room

APEX Insight: At this year’s APEX EXPO, Panasonic Avionics showcased a series of technological innovations that could transform the passenger experience. Panasonic Avionics has gained notoriety at tradeshows for its Cool Room, which showcases forward-looking technology that the electronics company… Read more