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Lufthansa Technik to provide comprehensive component support for Ethiopian Airlines A350 fleet

Lufthansa Technik to provide comprehensive component support for Ethiopian Airlines A350 fleet

Ethiopian Airlines has contracted Lufthansa Technik to provide comprehensive component support for the airline’s future Airbus A350 fleet.

Emirates aircraft cover 432 million kilometers across the globe in 6 months

Emirates aircraft cover 432 million kilometers across the globe in 6 months

Emirates aircraft have traveled over 432 million kilometers since January 2016, the equivalent of traversing the globe more than 10,700 times.

A tourist destination with a view

Visitors’ Terrace at Frankfurt Airport is reopening today A tourist destination with a view

Fraport

One of the most popular leisure attractions in the Frankfurt Rhine-Main Region is now once again available for tourists and local residents to enjoy.

Kenya's Jetlink finally wound up by High Court in Nairobi

Kenya's Jetlink finally wound up by High Court in Nairobi

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa Correspondent

The High Court in Kenya earlier this week finally handed down a decision in a case which has been going on for the past three years.

Americans are flocking to their favorite national parks

Americans are flocking to their favorite national parks

The most Americans in recent years are heading to national parks in recognition of the US National Park Service's 100th anniversary on August 25.

Cebu Pacific breaks 10 million mark in passenger volume

Cebu Pacific breaks 10 million mark in passenger volume

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines' carrier, Cebu Pacific, flew over 10 million passengers from January to June this year, an increase of 9% over the same period in 2015.

Guest uses Omni Hotel “Get Fit Kit” – suffers irreparable eye injury

Travel Law Guest uses Omni Hotel “Get Fit Kit” – suffers irreparable eye injury

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson

In this week’s article, we discuss the recent decision in Lovett v. Omni Hotels Management Corporation, 2016 WL 777781 (N.D. Cal.

Hannover Congress Centrum develops future CSR plans

Hannover Congress Centrum develops future CSR plans

Green Globe

LOS ANGELES, California - The Hannover Congress Centrum (HCC) is one of the largest independent trade fair convention and event centers in Germany.

Investigator: Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 plunged into sea at almost 400km/hr

Investigator: Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 plunged into sea at almost 400km/hr

PERTH, Australia - Australia's crash investigator has revealed that data indicates that MH370 could have been descending at up to 20,000ft (6700m) a minute in the moments just before it smashed ...

Meetings and congress markets growing in Italy

Meetings and congress markets growing in Italy

Mario Masciullo, eTN Italy Correspondent

ITALY (eTN) - The year 2015 recorded a growth in the Italian congress sector.

Elvis Presley's BMW 507 to appear at Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance

Elvis Presley's BMW 507 to appear at Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance

PEBBLE BEACH, CA - It was March of 1958 when Elvis Presley first fell in love. The object of his affection, to the dismay of many young ladies, was a 1957 BMW 507 roadster.

Hyatt announces plans for Hyatt Centric hotel in Barbados

Hyatt announces plans for Hyatt Centric hotel in Barbados

CHICAGO, IL - Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced today that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with Vision Developments Inc.

Florida pilot to attempt record-setting, solo around-the-world flight

Florida pilot to attempt record-setting, solo around-the-world flight

OSHKOSH, WI - West Palm Beach pilot Julie Wang today announced her intention to circumnavigate the globe in a single piston-engine aircraft.

Hilton reports Q2 results

Hilton reports Q2 results

MCLEAN, VA - For the three months ended June 30, 2016, EPS was $0.24 compared to $0.16 for the three months ended June 30, 2015, and EPS, adjusted for special items, was $0.25 for both the three ...

Brown noddies arrive on Denis Island, and with them, birding tourists

Brown noddies arrive on Denis Island, and with them, birding tourists

Seychelles Ministry of Tourism and Culture

After 4 months of preparations it was great to see the sooty terns arriving on Denis Island. And with the birds, come the birding tourists.

Taxis declare price war

Taxis declare price war

Prof. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa Correspondent

Transport charges by Uber in Kenya will as of midnight tonight come down along with the charges per minute.

Hawaii Tourism: International students spend $302 million in Hawaii

Hawaii Tourism: International students spend $302 million in Hawaii

HONOLULU, Hawaii – The state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT) released a report today, which analyzes the impact of international students on Hawaii’s economy. ...

Come August 1, no visa to Uganda, no boarding your flight

Come August 1, no visa to Uganda, no boarding your flight

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa Correspondent

Confirmation was received earlier today that Uganda will indeed shut the door in the face of wannabe visitors who arrive at either Entebbe International Airport or the various land borders without ...

AEG Facilities to manage Puerto Rico Convention Center

AEG Facilities to manage Puerto Rico Convention Center

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – AEG Facilities is pleased to announce that it was awarded management for the Puerto Rico Convention Center (PRCC) effective August 1, 2016.

Virgin America expands service to New York area

Virgin America expands service to New York area

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Virgin America, the California-based airline reinventing flying, today announced an expansion of service at Newark International Airport (EWR) to a total of four daily nonstop ...

New General Manager for Doral Arrowwood, Rye Brook, New York named

New General Manager for Doral Arrowwood, Rye Brook, New York named

THE WOODLANDS (HOUSTON), TX - The newly merged Benchmark Resorts & Hotels and Gemstone Hotels & Resorts have formally announced the appointment of Mike McNeill as general manager for Doral ...

DragonPass announces strategic Asia-Pacific hub in Singapore

DragonPass announces strategic Asia-Pacific hub in Singapore

SINGAPORE - DragonPass has officially opened its Singapore office as it continues to rapidly extend its global expansion.

Crown Prince of Dubai launches Dubai Future Accelerators program

Solving "21st century challenges" Crown Prince of Dubai launches Dubai Future Accelerators program

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Today the Crown Prince of Dubai unveiled an ambitious new program to change the world.

On first International Day, UNESCO calls for protection of mangrove ecosystems

On first International Day, UNESCO calls for protection of mangrove ecosystems

NEW YORK, NY - Mangroves are rare and vital ecosystems that help to protect coastlines and mitigate the effects of climate change, but their survival is being jeopardized, the United Nations ...

UAE to represent 90 percent of Middle East leisure tourism market by 2020

UAE to represent 90 percent of Middle East leisure tourism market by 2020

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The UAE is forecast to make up 90% of the leisure tourism market in the Middle East by 2020, according to research by Team Leisure LLC ahead of The Leisure Show Dubai ...

Jamaica's Tourism Ministry hosts second staging of ‘Christmas in July’

Jamaica's Tourism Ministry hosts second staging of ‘Christmas in July’

KINGSTON, Jamaica - In a bid to to encourage the purchase of more locally made gift items by corporate Jamaica, the Ministry of Tourism’s Tourism Linkages Network will host the second staging of ...

ACI conference - Fostering the right environment for airport investment

ACI conference - Fostering the right environment for airport investment

GOA, India - The second annual Investing in Airports conference, taking place in Goa, India from 6 - 8 December 2016 will examine a number of important issues for investors, regulators, airport ...

World Youth Day: Pope’s visit sees surge in flight bookings to Poland

World Youth Day: Pope’s visit sees surge in flight bookings to Poland

International flight arrivals to Krakow, Poland, have soared for the Pope’s visit to World Youth Day, according to ForwardKeys which monitors future travel patterns by analyzing 14 million ...

100 Most Scenic Restaurants in America for 2016

100 Most Scenic Restaurants in America for 2016

As hungry sightseers travel around the nation this summer, OpenTable today unveiled the 100 Most Scenic Restaurants in America for 2016.

First-ever ship for China to feature custom artwork by Chinese artist Tan Ping

First-ever ship for China to feature custom artwork by Chinese artist Tan Ping

Norwegian Cruise Line announced today that it has commissioned renowned Chinese artist, Tan Ping, to design the artwork to be featured on the hull of its soon to-be-unveiled Breakaway-Plus class ...

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