Posts by Terri Potratz

CEO Insights and Debate at the 71st IATA AGM

Closing out the first day of IATA’s 71st annual general meeting was the CEO Insight panel discussion, moderated by Richard Quest, international business correspondent for CNN. The forum was comprised of the following members: Carsten Spohr, CEO, Lufthansa Brad Tilden, CEO,… Read more

Flying Funny

This article originally appeared in The Culture Issue of APEX Experience. We all have a memorable moment or two from our personal journeys through air world that stand out as nothing short of ridiculous. These often stem from an event that is completely out… Read more

Influencing In-Flight Purchasing

In The Culture Issue of APEX Experience magazine, author Jason Kessler hones in on the recent findings of Pedro Gardete, assistant professor of Marketing at Stanford Graduate School of Business, who discovered that airline passengers are 30 percent more likely… Read more

I Want My Live TV!

The “I Want My Live TV!” Education Day session at APEX MultiMedia Market in Prague brought together an expert panel to discuss how live TV is made available on aircraft, the technological challenges of providing this type of content, and also outlined best… Read more

Cozying up to Contactless Payment Technology

Two leading electronics providers showcased efficient new solutions for contactless onboard-payment technologies during Aircraft Interiors Expo. Both IFPL (Inflight Peripherals) – who has partnered with Thales to deliver a seat-back payment portal for their newly rebranded InFlyte system, and Phitek demonstrated easy-to-use solutions to help airlines push… Read more