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Keynote speakers announced for the ACI Investing in Airports conference

Keynote speakers announced for the ACI Investing in Airports conference

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 ...

Aircraft Recycling International Ltd. appoints new SVP - Technical

Aircraft Recycling International Ltd. appoints new SVP - Technical

HONG KONG - Aircraft Recycling International Limited (“ARI”) member company of China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings Limited (“CALC”), the first provider of a full-line of used aircraft ...

The Hague's latest unique tourist attraction: A Ferris wheel constructed over sea

Tourism in Schevening: A must to experience addition for visitors The Hague's latest unique tourist attraction: A Ferris wheel constructed over sea

Schevening is one of the most-visited beach tourism resort city in Holland. Tourists from Holland, Germany, and Belgium are the top visitors to this beautiful and exciting holiday spot.

Cotonou and Abidjan are joining the West Africa network of RwandAir

Cotonou and Abidjan are joining the West Africa network of RwandAir

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

Benin and the Ivory Coast are the latest two West African countries to join the ever-growing network of Rwanda's national airline.

Rio de Janeiro State Department of Tourism loves Rio

Rio de Janeiro State Department of Tourism loves Rio

Starting this week, 6000 custom gifts will be distributed at the Rio Media Center and Espaço Rio, reaffirming the partnership between Rio de Janeiro State Secretary of Tourism Setur-RJ/TurisRio ...

Eva Air and Avianca connect Asia with South America

Eva Air and Avianca connect Asia with South America

EVA Air, Taiwan’s leading independent airline and the newest addition to SKYTRAX’s elite group of 5-star carriers, has announced the initiation of a codeshare agreement with fellow Star ...

Pacific Eden cruise ship brought nearly 2,000 visitors to Phuket

Pacific Eden cruise ship brought nearly 2,000 visitors to Phuket

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to announce that travelers’ confidence in Phuket as one of the country’s popular tourist destination remains strong despite recent ...

Southwest Airlines to fly nonstop from Los Angeles to Cancun, Los Cabos, and Puerto Vallarta

Southwest Airlines to fly nonstop from Los Angeles to Cancun, Los Cabos, and Puerto Vallarta

DALLAS, TX - Southwest Airlines today announced new international service between Los Angeles (LAX) and three airports in Mexico's coastal resort regions: Cancun (CUN), San Jose del Cabo/Los ...

ARC: US travel agency air ticket sales fall 10 percent

ARC: US travel agency air ticket sales fall 10 percent

ARLINGTON, VA - Airlines Reporting Corp (ARC) reported today that the consolidated dollar value of airline tickets sold by US-based travel agencies decreased by 4.8 percent in the first seven ...

Starwood to debut its first hotel in Armenia

Starwood to debut its first hotel in Armenia

YEREVAN, Armenia - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc today announced that it will enter Armenia with the opening of The Alexander, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Yerevan.

WoodSpring Hotels adds two new proprties to the Austin market

WoodSpring Hotels adds two new proprties to the Austin market

AUSTIN, TX - WoodSpring Hotels, the nation’s fastest growing extended-stay hotel company, has entered into an agreement with Tanuj Nathan and Vinesh Kumar to develop two new WoodSpring Suites ...

McKibbon Hospitality announces new Asheville team members

McKibbon Hospitality announces new Asheville team members

ASHEVILLE, NC – McKibbon Hospitality announced today that it has hired Michael Hickerson as general manager for its AC Hotel Asheville Downtown and Marie Dalis as market director of sales for ...

Seychelles in demand as UAE residents gear up for Eid

Seychelles in demand as UAE residents gear up for Eid

Seychelles Ministry of Tourism and Culture

Agencies confirmed that they have been swamped with booking requests, with airline tickets to nearby destinations, as well as hotel rooms, selling very fast as residents anticipate a 5-day break ...

Respectful and engaging: UNWTO candidate Mzembi about his visit to Egypt today

Respectful and engaging: UNWTO candidate Mzembi about his visit to Egypt today

United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) candidate for the next Secretary General, HE Walter Mzembi, also serving as the minister of tourism for Zimbabwe, is on the road again.

Qatar flight lands in Istanbul with engine on fire

Qatar flight lands in Istanbul with engine on fire

A Qatar Airways Airbus A330 had to make an emergency landing in Istanbul after one of its engines caught fire after a bird strike.

Suspicious passenger disrupts Hawaiian Airlines flight

Flight bound for Korea turns back Suspicious passenger disrupts Hawaiian Airlines flight

Hawaiian Airlines flight 459 from Honolulu to South Korea forced to turn back last night when a passenger was acting in a suspicious manner.

Cebu Pacific: One million loyalty points, but no free lifetime tickets for Baby Haven

Cebu Pacific: One million loyalty points, but no free lifetime tickets for Baby Haven

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Philippines' low-cost carrier Cebu Pacific is giving a baby born on a Dubai-Manila flight 1 million “GetGo” points to mark its first on-board birth — but not ...

US-international air passenger traffic up six percent

US-international air passenger traffic up six percent

WASHINGTON, DC - International air traffic to/from the US totaled 67.7 million passengers through April 2016, a six percent increase over the April 2015 year-to-date period.

Celebrating Malta’s beautiful culture and history in candlelight

Celebrating Malta’s beautiful culture and history in candlelight

Malta Tourism Authority

VALLETTA, Malta – The walled, maritime city of Birgu lies in the south of the island of Malta and is one of the most historic and oldest.

Ten killed, hundreds wounded in string of Turkey terror attacks

Ten killed, hundreds wounded in string of Turkey terror attacks

ISTANBUL, Turkey - A third explosion in the past 24 hours has rocked eastern Turkey, killing four security personnel and injuring seven in Bitlis province.

Minister: No 'burkini' ban in Italy

Italy fearing 'burkini' ban could spark terror attack Minister: No 'burkini' ban in Italy

ROME, Italy - The Italian interior minister has ruled out the possibility of Italy following in France’s footsteps and banning Muslim female swimwear.

Why you should always book a cruise on Thursdays

Why you should always book a cruise on Thursdays

HANNOVER, Germany - You might want to consider what day of the week to search for cruises, says CruiseWatch.com, a search engine for cruise price drop.

United appoints new senior leaders

United appoints new senior leaders

CHICAGO, IL - United Continental Holdings, Inc (UAL) today announced the addition of two key members to the company's executive leadership team with the appointment of Andrew Levy as executive ...

Labor Day weekend reveals traveler's guilt

Labor Day weekend reveals traveler's guilt

NORWALK, CT - Travelers wanting to take advantage of the long holiday weekend may be feeling some guilt with obligations to work, see family and friends, and squeeze in a last trip of the summer, ...

Greater Moncton International Airport renamed in honor of former Governor General Roméo LeBlanc

Greater Moncton International Airport renamed in honor of former Governor General Roméo LeBlanc

MONCTON, NB, Canada - The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, today announced the renaming of the Greater Moncton International Airport to the Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc ...

Frankfurt Airport parking space reservations can now be paid for via PayPal

Frankfurt Airport parking space reservations can now be paid for via PayPal

Frankfurt Airport

FRANKFURT, Germany - An advance online reservation for a parking space at Frankfurt Airport has many advantages: It is convenient, offers an attractive discount, and can be carried out quickly and ...

Sheraton Grand Macao and St. Regis Macao debut tech initiatives for guests

Sheraton Grand Macao and St. Regis Macao debut tech initiatives for guests

MACAO – Sheraton Grand Macao Hotel, Cotai Central and The St.

JetBlue and Tata Consultancy Services expand strategic relationship

JetBlue and Tata Consultancy Services expand strategic relationship

NEW YORK, NY and MUMBAI, India - Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), a global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, and JetBlue are ramping up their relationship to ...

Philippines’ largest airline celebrates first baby born inflight

Philippines’ largest airline celebrates first baby born inflight

MANILA, Philippines - Cebu Pacific celebrates the birth of a baby girl, born while the aircraft was halfway from Dubai to Manila.

June 2016 US passenger airline employment data released

June 2016 US passenger airline employment data released

WASHINGTON, DC - US scheduled passenger airlines employed 3.9 percent more workers in June 2016 than in June 2015, the US Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) ...

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