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Playa Resorts names new GM for Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall and Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall

Playa Resorts names new GM for Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall and Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall

FT LAUDERDALE, FL and MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica - Playa Resorts Management, the operational management component of Playa Hotels & Resorts BV, today announced the appointment of Carl A Hendriks as ...

Boeing, Silk Way Airlines celebrate delivery of two 747-8s

Boeing, Silk Way Airlines celebrate delivery of two 747-8s

EVERETT, WA - Boeing and Silk Way Airlines today celebrated the delivery of the airline's two 747-8 Freighters. The first airplane delivered last week and the second airplane delivered today.

Sabre renews technology agreement with Sun-n-Sand Group

Sabre renews technology agreement with Sun-n-Sand Group

SOUTHLAKE, TX - Sun-n-Sand Group has renewed its technology agreement with Sabre, including use of the industry's leading distribution solution and SynXis central reservation system (CRS) with ...

Six Flags Great America to celebrate 40 seasons in 2015

Six Flags Great America to celebrate 40 seasons in 2015

GURNEE, IL - Six Flags Great America is excited to announce a celebration of 40 Seasons of Thrills in 2015.

On the road again: How consumers take road trips

On the road again: How consumers take road trips

WASHINGTON, DC - Who can forget the Griswold's famous cross-country station wagon trip in "National Lampoon's Vacation"?

New coaster concept premiering at Six Flags Fiesta Texas

BATMAN: The Ride Opens In Summer 2015 New coaster concept premiering at Six Flags Fiesta Texas

SAN ANTONIO, TX - Six Flags Fiesta Texas today unveiled plans to debut the most exciting coaster in the park's 22-year history — BATMAN™: The Ride, premiering in 2015.

Direct Travel names John Townes Vice President of Business Development

Direct Travel names John Townes Vice President of Business Development

GREENVILLE, SC - Direct Travel, a leading provider of travel management services in the US, announces the appointment of industry veteran John Townes as Vice President of Business Development.

UK advises against all but essential travel to Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia

UK advises against all but essential travel to Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia

LONDON, England - The UK has changed its travel advice to Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia. Foreign Office advises against all but essential travel to these countries.

Japan Airlines to add up to 27 Embraer E-Jets to its fleet

Japan Airlines to add up to 27 Embraer E-Jets to its fleet

SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS, Brazil - Embraer SA has signed a firm order with Japan Airlines (JAL) for a total of 15 E-Jets comprising the E170 and the E190 jets models, as well as for an additional ...

Gulf of Mexico disturbance to bring drenching showers to Texas

Gulf of Mexico disturbance to bring drenching showers to Texas

A disturbance spinning over the Gulf of Mexico is gathering showers, thunderstorms and rough seas and will drift onshore in coastal Texas before the end of the week.

Top ten airlines from the holistic safety profiles are ...

ATRA releases the 2014 Airline Holistic safety rating Top ten airlines from the holistic safety profiles are ...

The independent Swiss rating agency "Air Transport Rating Agency" (ATRA) is releasing the 2014 holistic safety rating for commercial airlines.

Singapore overtakes Bangkok as biggest Asian destination

Singapore overtakes Bangkok as biggest Asian destination

Despite significant softening in hotel occupancy and average daily rates, number of room nights booked in Singapore with GTA rises +35% in first six months of 2014 with bookings by Chinese ...

World Health Organization (WHO)  statement

Roadmap in response to Ebola World Health Organization (WHO) statement

GENEVA - The World Health Organization (WHO) is today issuing a "roadmap" to guide and coordinate the international response to the outbreak of the Ebola virus disease in West Africa.

Ebola virus disease update – West Africa

Ebola virus disease update – West Africa

Sudan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) today signed a newly-revised country agreement.

Challenge to land in 49 US state capitals in two weeks

Challenge to land in 49 US state capitals in two weeks

The challenge of flying a private "general aviation" airplane to all 49 state capitals in the "lower 48" plus Alaska in just two weeks is one that most private pilots would never accept.

Lufthansa pilots ready to strike

Germanwings talks with Vereinigung Cockpit pilots’ union without any result Lufthansa pilots ready to strike

Lufthansa regrets the announcement of strike action by the Vereinigung Cockpit pilots’ union (VC) for tomorrow (Friday).

Six Flags introduces JUSTICE LEAGUE: BATTLE FOR METROPOLIS

New Interactive Dark Ride Coming in 2015 Combines State-of-the-Art Technology For the Ultimate Super Hero Mission Six Flags introduces JUSTICE LEAGUE: BATTLE FOR METROPOLIS

Six Flags Saint Louis, the Coaster Capital of Missouri, and Six Flags Over Texas, the Thrill Capital of Texas — in partnership with Warner Bros.

Brussels Airport poised to become world's first CEIV Pharma certified community

Brussels Airport poised to become world's first CEIV Pharma certified community

Geneva – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed the decision of Brussels Airport to become the first European hub for pharmaceutical freight using IATA’s global ...

Jeppesen appointed by Gulf Air to provide FliteDeck Pro on iPad

New EFB service contract transitions airline navigation data and documents to iPad Jeppesen appointed by Gulf Air to provide FliteDeck Pro on iPad

Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation, recently signed a new three-year service contract with Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain's national carrier, to provide the airline with Jeppesen ...

JAL announces new order for E190 and additional order for E170

JAL announces new order for E190 and additional order for E170

JAL Group (JAL) has signed a firm order with Embraer SA for a total of 15 E-Jets comprising the E170 and the E190 jets models, as well as for an additional twelve E-Jets family options.

Etihad Airways launches new ambulance service

Etihad Airways launches new ambulance service

An ambulance service for Etihad Airways began operations in Abu Dhabi today, as part of the airline’s commitment to provide world-class medical emergency response for its employees.

New theory on MH 370 disappearance revealed by Australia

New theory on MH 370 disappearance revealed by Australia

Fresh information by Australia suggested the jet "may have turned south" earlier than thought, Australian Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss said.

Hurricane Cristobal public advisory

Approaching Hurricane to Bermuda Hurricane Cristobal public advisory

HURRICANE CRISTOBAL INTERMEDIATE ADVISORY NUMBER 19A
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL042014
800 AM AST THU AUG 28 2014

Star Alliance member Aegean Airlines trend: All-Airbus, single-aisle fleet

Star Alliance member Aegean Airlines trend: All-Airbus, single-aisle fleet

Aegean Airlines, Greece’s largest airline, has signed a firm contract with Airbus for two additional A320ceo aircraft, adding to a previous order for five A320s aircraft placed in September ...

Hong Kong Airlines and Air Seychelles codeshare

Hong Kong Airlines and Air Seychelles codeshare

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, and Hong Kong Airlines, an internationally-acclaimed SKYTRAX 4-star airline, have signed a codeshare agreement to provide ...

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