IT professional and hobby pilot in one – Meet Viktor Szlanka
We, the people of Lufthansa Systems Hungária, are passionate and talented professionals with many different interests. Not only do we master the skills that are required for our jobs, but we also thrive in other hobbies and activities. Viktor Szlanka, Lead of Application Operations is a great example: he’s always been fascinated by aviation, so he applied to a pilot training course and began to fly small aeroplanes in his spare time.
Digitalizing the passenger experience
The year 2020 has been special for all of us. For travel and transport – respectively the Airline industry – it also was an accelerator for digitalization and the digital transformation. It was and still is tremendously driving the digitalization in the cabin.
Key Industry Challenges - how IT could shape the future of Airlines
As an integral part of the aviation ecosystem we as Lufthansa Systems would like to introduce this new blog to share our latest views on the current market environment and especially our insights on how innovative technologies could help airlines thrive in the new normal. In this first post, we will dive into the seven most pressing challenges, currently facing the airline industry from our point of view.
The need to inform and to be informed
Massive flight changes and cancellations are ubiquitous. Schedule volatility is increasing around the globe. No airline is able to create its schedule on a seasonal base. Even in stable conditions, getting timely schedule information is a challenge. During a pandemic, it is needed more than ever.
Key learnings from organizing webinars
The situation of the last month has drastically increased the demand to work virtually. In this article we want to share our experience and learnings using webinars with external participants as an example.
Codeshare synchronization within the major alliances (version 2020)
A codeshare agreement between two partnering airlines requires mutual consent on processes and a regular schedule data exchange. In the crisis, these process arrangements are put to test.