National and international carriers and airports
March 12, 2019

JAL Works with Accenture to Pilot Artificial Intelligence-Enhanced Airport Service

TOKYO; March 12, 2019 – Japan Airlines (JAL) is working with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) on a new service that applies artificial intelligence (AI) to answer passenger requests at the airline’s check-in counters. The service assesses what check-in counter agents are saying to passengers and then pushes relevant information to the agents’ tablets in near real-time, which includes additional relevant information tailored to the individual’s journey. JAL and Accenture are piloting the AI-enhanced service at its international check-in counters at Narita Airport and Haneda Airport starting today.
December 03, 2018

Accenture Acquires Enaxis Consulting a Provider of Digital Transformation Services to Oil and Gas and Airline Companies

HOUSTON; Dec. 3, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Enaxis Consulting, a Houston-based management consulting firm with deep experience in digital capabilities, data science and agile project delivery focused on the upstream oil and gas and oilfield services sectors and the airline industry. Enaxis’ advisory services enable clients to transform their organizations, improve operational efficiency and drive innovation.
May 29, 2018

Accenture Helps Airbus Improve Productivity on A330 Final Assembly Line

TOULOUSE, France; May 29, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has deployed its remote-support offering at Airbus to help the aircraft manufacturer improve productivity and reduce costs in real-time on the final assembly line (FAL) of its A330 airliner.
May 08, 2018

Cathay Pacific Group Leverages Blockchain Technology Powered by Accenture to Launch Asia Miles Marketing Campaign

HONG KONG; May 8, 2018 – The Cathay Pacific Group and its rewards programme, Asia Miles, are launching their first application of smart blockchain technology in a marketing campaign, in collaboration with Accenture.
March 10, 2017

Accenture Completes Seabury Group Acquisition, Bolsters Corporate Advisory and Aviation Consulting Capabilities

NEW YORK; Mar. 10, 2017 – In a move designed to deepen its existing aviation capability, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of the corporate advisory and consulting businesses of Seabury Group, a New York-based professional services firm focused on the aviation industry. Terms of the transaction are not being disclosed.
March 01, 2017

Accenture and Airbus Named as Glomo Award Winners in the Best Mobile Solution for Enterprise Award for Pioneering Wearable Technology Seat Marking Solution

MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS, Barcelona; Mar. 1, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Airbus have won GSMA’s award for Best Mobile Solution for Enterprise Award for the wearable technology seat marking solution. The award recognizes the success of the team’s innovative wearable technology initiative, which was designed to improve the manufacturing process and accelerate time to market for the A330 aircraft. The initiative underpins Airbus’ ambitious digital transformation agenda. It provides leading edge technology and field support that enables operators to mark seat placements six times faster and has reduced errors to zero on the A330 Final Assembly Line.
February 24, 2017

Accenture Helps Avianca Design and Launch a Travel-Experience Chatbot for Its 28 Million Customers

BOGOTA, Colombia; Feb, 24, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has helped Avianca Holdings SA (NYSE: AVH), the national airline for Colombia, develop a chatbot to enhance the airline’s digital customer experience by providing travelers with a range of helpful travel-related services and real-time information.
January 19, 2017

Accenture to Expand Its Aviation Capabilities with Acquisition of Seabury Group’s Corporate Advisory and Aviation Consulting Business

NEW YORK; Jan 19, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire the corporate advisory and aviation consulting businesses of Seabury Group, a New York-based professional services firm focused on the aviation industry. The combination of Seabury’s corporate advisory and consulting businesses, together with Accenture’s global capabilities, will help the world’s leading airlines accelerate the pace of digital transformation.
October 18, 2016

Airline Executives Believe They Are Falling Short in Their Plans to Enhance the Customer Experience According to Accenture Research

NEW YORK; Oct. 18, 2016 – While nearly 80 percent of airlines executives say they have a clear vision for their customer strategy, nearly two-thirds (64 percent) believe they are failing to implement their plans to enhance the customer experience, according to findings of a study from Accenture.
October 06, 2016

Accenture Wins Airbus Best in Class Award for Innovation at the 2016 Airbus Supplier Conference

HAMBURG; Oct. 6, 2016 – Airbus has honored Accenture with the Best in Class Award for Innovation. This award, presented at the 2016 Airbus Supplier Conference, recognizes the success of a wearable technology initiative that was designed to improve the manufacturing process and accelerate time to market for the A330 aircraft. The initiative, developed and implemented by Accenture in collaboration with Airbus, provides leading edge technology and field support, eliminating errors and increasing productivity of the addressed assembly process by 500% on the A330 Final Assembly Line.