Complete Guide to the Airlines, Hotels & Travel Industry From Plunkett Research 2019

HOUSTON, Texas – Plunkett Research, Ltd. recently announced an important market research and competitive analysis report, Plunkett’s Airlines, Hotels & Travel Industry Almanac, 2019 edition. A complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms.

The global travel industry is comprised of a wide variety of businesses, from hotels and inns to casino resorts, trains, buses, airplanes, cruise ships, tour operators and travel bookers, both online and physical. In most parts of the world, hotels and resorts have been enjoying good to excellent occupancy rates.

Key Findings:

  • Plunkett Research analyzes the top trends changing the industry, and provides in-depth industry statistics. In addition, this publication lists the top 300 companies in the Airlines, Hotels & Travel industry.

Available Formats:

  • Printed Almanac: ISBN 978-1-62831-505-9 (Available Now)
  • E-book: ISBN 978-1-62831-829-6 (Available Now)
  • Online Subscription


Key Features Include:

  • Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence
  • Market forecasts and Industry Statistics
  • Industry Associations and Professional Societies List
  • In-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companies
  • Industry Glossary
  • Link to our 5-minute video overview of this industry

Pages: 476

Statistical Tables Provided: 19

Companies Profiled: 324

Geographic Focus: Global

Price: $379.99

Key Questions Answered Include:

  • How is the industry evolving?
  • How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?
  • How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?
  • What is the size of the market now and in the future?
  • What are the financial results of the leading companies?
  • What are the names and titles of top executives?
  • What are the top companies and what are their revenues?

This feature-rich book covers competitive intelligence, market research and business analysis—everything you need to know about the Airlines, Hotels & Travel business including:

  1. Introduction to the Travel Industry
  2. Discount Airlines Compete with Legacy Airlines, but the Differences Are Beginning to Blur
  3. Major Airlines Change Strategy, Charge Fees and Boost Profits
  4. Some International Airlines Cut First Class Seats and Add to Business Class/Premium
    Economy Now Widely Available
  5. Private Jet Sharing and Rentals Grow
  6. Boeing and Airbus Have Massive Aircraft Order Backlogs/Major Aircraft Market in China
  7. New Aircraft Designs Offer Greater Passenger Comfort/More Efficient Engines
  8. In Flight Wireless Takes Off
  9. Air Traffic Grows/Airports Expand/Asia Has Strong Air Traffic
  10. Massive Long Term Growth in China’s Travel Market/Indian Travel Market Rebounds
  11. China Makes Immense Investments in Railroads, Highways, Airports and Silk Road
  12. Online Travel Agencies (OTAs) Continue Strong Growth in Bookings/Hotels Fight to Keep Control of the Customer
  13. Ecotourism, Sustainable Tourism, Adventure Tourism and Volunteerism Grow as
    Certification Standards Emerge
  14. Hotel Occupancy, Profits and New Construction Grow
  15. Luxury Hotel Chains Expand Globally
  16. What Millennials and Mobile-Savvy Consumers Want as Tourists and Travelers
  17. Hotels Target Young Customers with Strategies Ranging from Micro Rooms and Hostels, to Hip Hotels that Encourage Mingling to Fitness Options
  18. Hotels Adopt Smartphones and In-Room Tablets to Deliver Services, Speed Check-In and Replace Room Keys
  19. Hotel Mergers Enable Chains to Claim Market Share, Add Unique Properties
  20. Localization Will Drive Hotel Features, Marketing
  21. Dog-Friendly Hotels Will Gain Market Share
  22. “Sharing Economy” Gains Market Share in Travel with Online Sites Like Airbnb, HomeAway and Many Global Competitors
  23. Cruise Industry Market Is Strong while Capacity Soars with New Ships
  24. Small Cruise Ships Offer Adventure, Luxury, Intimacy or Access to More Places
  25. River Cruise Lines Are Launched, with Low Capital Investment and High Fares
  26. Chinese Tourism Creates Growth Opportunities for the Cruise and Hotel Industries
  27. New Technologies Show Promise for Port and Airport Security
  28. High Speed Passenger Trains, Including Maglev, Advance in China and Europe
  29. U.S. Passenger Train Projects Receive Funding, Including Light Rail and All Aboard
  30. Self-Check-In Kiosks, RFID and Wireless Technologies Save Costs and Enhance
    Travelers’ Experiences at Airlines
  31. Aging Baby Boomers Will Cause Significant Changes in the Leisure Sector, Including Sports and Activity-Based Travel
  32. Space Travel Firms Seek Tourists/New Vehicles for U.S. Astronauts
  33. The Future of Travel


Airline, Hotel & Travel Industry Statistics

  1. Airline, Hotel & Travel Industry Statistics and Market Size Overview
  2. Air Carrier Traffic Statistics, U.S.: 1996-2017
  3. Air Carrier Traffic Statistics, U.S.: 12 Months Ended December 2017 and December 2016
  4. Consolidation in U.S. Airlines
  5. Annual U.S. Domestic Average Itinerary Air Fare: 1995-2018
  6. U.S. Aviation Industry Average Annual Percentage Growth Forecasts by World Region:
  7. U.S. Airline Passenger Activity: 2010-2038
  8. Total Scheduled U.S. International Passenger Traffic, U.S. Commercial Air Carriers: 2010-2038
  9. International Visitor Arrivals to the U.S., Forecast: 2016-2022
  10. Top Destinations of U.S. Residents Traveling Abroad (Outbound): 2015-2016
  11. Top 20 Countries Ranked by International Tourism, Number of Arrivals: 2009-2016
  12. Quarterly U.S. Scheduled Service Passenger Airlines Financial Reports:
    1st Quarter 2017-1st Quarter 2018
  13. Top 10 U.S. Airlines & Airports Ranked by 2017 System Scheduled Enplanements
  14. U.S. Airline Revenue Passenger Enplanements: January 1996- April 2018
  15. Cruise Line Industry Overview, U.S.: 2011-2017
  16. Quarterly Growth in Real Tourism Spending & Real GDP, U.S.: 2000-2017
  17. Monthly U.S. Transportation Services Index (TSI): October 2017-April 2018
  18. Estimated U.S. Accommodation Sector Quarterly Revenues: 2016-1st Quarter 2018
  19. Employment in the Airline, Hotel & Travel Industry, U.S.: 2012-April 2018

Companies Mentioned Include:

  • Balboa Travel Inc
  • Go-Ahead Group plc (The)
  • Accor North America
  • Extended Stay America Inc
  • Japan Airlines Co Ltd
  • Kerzner International Limited
  • ADA Sa
  • Millennium & Copthorne Hotels plc
  • Aer Lingus Group
  • Aeroflot Russian Airlines JSC