September 07, 2023

Plunkett Research, Ltd., a Houston-based market research firm, has published a complete, new report on the Airline, Hotel & Travel Industry.  (Plunkett’s Airline, Hotel & Travel Industry Almanac 2024,  It contains hundreds of pages of vital insights, including forecasts, market sizing, technologies analysis, trends analysis and statistical tables, as well as data on top global companies.

Key Findings:

A complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms within the Airline, Hotel & Travel Industry.  Gain vital insights that can help shape strategy for business development, product development and investments.

Key Features:

  • Business trends analysis
  • In-depth industry overview
  • Technology trends analysis
  • Forecasts
  • Spending, investment, and consumption discussions
  • In-depth industry statistics and metrics
  • Industry employment numbers

Additional Key Features Include:

Industry Glossary

Industry Contacts list, including Professional Societies and Industry Associations

Profiles of industry-leading companies

  • U.S. and Global Firms
  • Publicly held, Private and Subsidiaries
  • Executive Contacts
  • Revenues
  • For Public Companies: Detailed Financial Summaries

Pages: 450

Statistical Tables Provided: 9

Companies Profiled: 300

Geographic Focus: Global

Price: $399.99

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 report covers competitive intelligence, market research and business analysis—everything you need to know about the Airline, Hotel & Travel Industry.

Plunkett Research Provides Unique Analysis of the Following Major Trends Affecting the Airline, Hotel & Travel Industry

  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
  4. Some International Airlines Cut First-Class Seats and Add to Business Class/Premium Economy Now Widely Available
  5. Private Jet Sharing and Rentals Are Big Business/Semi-Private Airlines Compete
  6. Boeing and Airbus Compete for New Orders
  7. New Aircraft Designs Offer Greater Passenger Comfort/More Efficient Engines
  8. Supersonic Jets Fly Again
  9. Hydrogen and Electric Powered Airplanes Are Under Research and Development
  10. Airports Expand
  11. China Makes Immense Investments in Railroads, Highways, Airports & Silk Road
  12. Online Travel Agencies (OTAs)/Hotels Fight to Keep Control of the Customer
  13. Ecotourism, Sustainable Tourism, Adventure Tourism and Volunteerism Gained Popularity as Certification Standards Emerge
  14. Luxury Hotel Chains Expanded Globally
  15. What Millennials and Mobile-Savvy Consumers Want as Tourists and Travelers
  16. Hotels Target Young Customers with Strategies Ranging from Micro Rooms and Hostels, to Hip Hotels that Encourage Mingling to Fitness Options
  17. Hotels Adopt Smartphones and In-Room Tablets to Deliver Services, Speed Check-In and Replace Room Keys
  18. Localization Will Drive Hotel Features, Marketing
  19. Dog-Friendly Hotels Will Gain Market Share
  20. Sharing Economy Gains Market Share in Travel with Online Sites Like Airbnb, Vrbo and Many Global Competitors
  21. Cruise Industry Rebuilds After the Coronavirus
  22. Small Cruise Ships Feature Adventure, Luxury, Intimacy or Access to More Places
  23. River Cruise Lines Launched with Low Capital Investment and High Fares
  24. Chinese Tourism Will Create Growth Opportunities for the Cruise and Hotel Industries
  25. New Technologies Show Promise for Port and Airport Security
  26. High Speed Passenger Trains, Including Maglev, Advance in China and Europe
  27. U.S. Passenger Train Projects Receive Funding, Including Light Rail and All Aboard Florida
  28. Aging Baby Boomers Will Cause Significant Changes in the Leisure Sector, Including Sports and Activity-Based Travel
  29. The Future of Travel

Plunkett Research Provides In-Depth Tables for the Following Airline, Hotel & Travel Industry Statistics

  1. Airline, Hotel & Travel Industry Statistics and Market Size Overview
  2. Air Carrier Traffic Statistics, U.S.: 1997-April 2023
  3. Consolidation in U.S. Airlines
  4. U.S. Airline Passenger Activity: 2010-2043
  5. Top Regions of U.S. Residents Traveling Abroad (Outbound): 2021-2022
  6. Top 10 U.S. Airlines & Airports Ranked by 2023 System Scheduled Enplanements
  7. Cruise Line Industry Overview, U.S.: 2016-2022
  8. Estimated U.S. Accommodation Sector Quarterly Revenues: 2020-4th Quarter 2022
  9. Employment in the Airline, Hotel & Travel Industry, U.S.: 2017-June 2023