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2022

06 JULY 2022

ALTERNATIVE AIRLINES PARTNERS WITH CHOOOSE TO BRING HIGH IMPACT CARBON COMPENSATION OPTIONS TO CUSTOMERS

Alternative Airlines’ global customer base can search and book flights with 600+ airlines, and now easily offset the carbon emissions of their air travel via high-impact offset projects from around the world. Powered by climate-tech company CHOOOSE, this is the first phase of a multi-step initiative that reflects Alternative Airlines’ dedication to bringing more sustainable flight options to customers.

05 JULY 2022

ALTERNATIVE AIRLINES PARTNERS WITH POSTPAY

Alternative Airlines and Postpay have partnered up to bring flexible payments to travellers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia. Customers can search and book flights with any of the 600+ airlines that Alternative Airlines tickets and spread the cost with Postpay’s interest-free pay in 3 instalment option. 

08 APRIL 2022

ALTERNATIVE AIRLINES PARTNERS WITH UATP THE LEADING GLOBAL PAYMENT NETWORK FOR TRAVEL

Alternative Airlines, the global flight search and booking site, has joined the UATP network as a new travel merchant. Alternative Airlines can now make direct settlements across UATP’s worldwide network of airline and travel merchant partners.

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2022
Alternative Airlines' new benefits package

04 AUGUST 2022

ALTERNATIVE AIRLINES LAUNCHES NEW EMPLOYEE BENEFITS PACKAGE

High-growth flight search and booking platform Alternative Airlines – which has its UK office close to Gatwick Airport, Horley – has launched an exciting and generous new employee benefits package, including flight credits up to £1,000, wellness days and sabbaticals. 

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13 JULY 2022

DUFFEL INTERVIEWS ALTERNATIVE AIRLINES MANAGING DIRECTOR

To explore the possibilities and future of New Distribution Capability (NDC) in the travel industry, Duffel has interviewed Sam Argyle, Managing Director at Alternative Airlines. Sam discusses the advantages of bringing more airline choice, richer content and more ancillary options to customers through NDC, as well as the growth that he expects from NDC content in the future. 

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25 APRIL 2022

ALTERNATIVE AIRLINES STATEMENT ON RUSSIA

STATEMENT: Removal of Russian airlines from sale on Alternative Airlines Website

ALTERNATIVE AIRLINES IS LEADING THE WAY IN FLIGHT BOOKINGS AND CRYPTOCURRENCY

20 FEBRUARY 2022

ALTERNATIVE AIRLINES IS LEADING THE WAY IN FLIGHT BOOKINGS AND CRYPTOCURRENCY

Through Alternative Airlines, our customers can search and see flight prices in 70+ cryptocurrencies, as well as their fiat exchange rates, then pay using the crypto coin of their choice. 

Combining innovative flight and crypto technology, we offer our customers a wide range of over 600+ airlines, routes and options to enhance their travel experience (including in-flight upgrade options and insurance products) with the ability to pay using their preferred coin.

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01 FEBRUARY 2022

VIRTUAL INTERLINING CASE STUDY WITH AMADEUS

Amadeus has spoken to Sam Argyle, the Managing Director at Alternative Airlines, to discuss the advantages of Amadeus’ Virtual Interlining (VI) technology. The case study explores the new airline content options that Alternative Airlines is able to offer thanks to VI, as well as the value of the partnership and more.

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650+ Airlines
40+Payment methods
160+ Currencies

About Alternative Airlines

Alternative Airlines is a flight search website that offers a fast, easy and convenient way to book flights to remote destinations as well as well-known locations. Alternative Airlines specialises in providing travellers with a wider choice of flights by working with more than 600 airlines including the smaller, regional ones across the world, especially in South America, Africa and South-East Asia. Alternative Airlines' global audience can enjoy over 20 international payment methods making it fast, easy and convenient to book flights.