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New Israel sports tourism program launched

New Israel sports tourism program launched

NEW YORK, NY - Tee off into the 2nd Century, cycle and rappel through the pages of history, or sink that putt on one of the "holiest" places in the world, whatever your interest Israel Sports ...

Learn to cook. Eat and drink in London

Learn to cook. Eat and drink in London

By Dr. Elinor Garely, Editor in Chief, TourismExecutives.com (a division of eTN Publishing)

It is very true that London has a plethora of museums and galleries, concert venues and stadiums, restaurants, cafes, clubs and pubs; however, what may come under the radar screen is the ...

Habsburg Princess christens Uniworld's newest cruise ship, S.S. Maria Theresa

Habsburg Princess christens Uniworld's newest cruise ship, S.S. Maria Theresa

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands - Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection’s newest masterpiece, the exquisite S.S.

Iran Sports reporters for Fars news agency killed in mass murder plane crash

Iran Sports reporters for Fars news agency killed in mass murder plane crash

Flowers were left at an Iranian soccer match for two Iranian journalists killed onboard a Germanwings plane from Barcelona to Duesseldorf on Tuesday.

Avolon delivers its first Boeing 787-9 to Virgin Atlantic

Avolon delivers its first Boeing 787-9 to Virgin Atlantic

DUBLIN, Ireland - Avolon, the international aircraft leasing company, today announces the delivery of its first Boeing 787-9 to Virgin Atlantic.

FRA Summer Timetable 2015: Frankfurt Airport offers new destinations in Europe and the US

FRA Summer Timetable 2015: Frankfurt Airport offers new destinations in Europe and the US

Featuring 104 passenger airlines offering direct flights to 297 destinations in 104 countries per week, Frankfurt Airport’s (FRA) new Summer Timetable 2015 will begin on Sunday, March 29, in ...

Lufthansa Killer Pilot: German police searched two homes in Duesseldorf and Montabaur

Canadian Authorities implemented 2 staff in cockpit requirement Lufthansa Killer Pilot: German police searched two homes in Duesseldorf and Montabaur

German authorities had two homes searched today belonging to the 28 year old Germanwings murder co-pilot named Andreas Lubitz.

Police confiscated bags, boxes, briefcases from the pilot's ...

It’s a suite life at Corinthia Hotel London

It’s a suite life at Corinthia Hotel London

London’s most sought after five-star hotel, Corinthia Hotel London, is launching the best suite stay experience the city has to offer.

High restructuring expenses impact airberlin's  2014 earnings,2015 outlook significantly improved

High restructuring expenses impact airberlin's 2014 earnings,2015 outlook significantly improved

BERLIN, Germany - airberlin's preliminary operating result (EBIT) stands at -278.8 to -303.8 million euros in the 2014 fiscal year (2013: -231.9 million euros) - a business year dominated by high ...

Etihad CEO: Investing in success is not a crime

Etihad CEO: Investing in success is not a crime

“The dark clouds of protectionism” gathering over the air travel industry in Europe and the United States pose a significant threat to the millions of travelers who have benefitted from new ...

Hahn Air hits the 20 million insolvency-safe tickets milestone

Hahn Air hits the 20 million insolvency-safe tickets milestone

DREIEICH, Germany - Hahn Air, the scheduled German airline specialized in providing distribution services to travel agencies, air and rail partners, is celebrating the sale of 20 million ...

Germanwings alias Lufthansa murder pilot kills 150 in suicide terror attack

Norwegian Air, Thomas Cook, Easyjet announced changes in the 2 cockpit policy, not Lufthansa and Germanwings Germanwings alias Lufthansa murder pilot kills 150 in suicide terror attack

Norwegian Air Shuttle says in the wake of the Germanwings crash, it is speeding up changes to ensure 2 flight crewmembers are always on the flight deck.

Missing safety policy: How safe is Germanwings alias Lufthansa?

Missing safety policy: How safe is Germanwings alias Lufthansa?

Safety has always been a number one priority for Lufthansa, and an excellent safety record together with German efficiency shows this.

Air Austral unveils provisory new aircraft fleet

Air Austral unveils provisory new aircraft fleet

By Luc Citrinot

PARIS, France – Reunion Island’s home carrier, Air Austral, announced this week its intention to integrate two new Boeing 777-300ERs replacing its current Boeing 777-300.

Air Partner appoints Trading Manager for UK Commercial Jet Division

Air Partner appoints Trading Manager for UK Commercial Jet Division

Air Partner is pleased to announce that it has appointed Linzi Barber as Trading Manager, in the UK Commercial Jet Broking Team.

Germanwings pilot was trying to smash the cockpit door down!

Is a missing Lufthansa safety rule responsible for 150 dead on Germanwings? Germanwings pilot was trying to smash the cockpit door down!

This could be in short what happened to Germanwings flight 4U 9525 that crashed on the way from Barcelona to Duesselorf. One pilot on a restroom break, the other asleep, 150 killed as a ...

US will be partner country for HANNOVER MESSE 2016 trade show

US will be partner country for HANNOVER MESSE 2016 trade show

HANNOVER, Germany - The United States of America will be the partner country for the HANNOVER MESSE 2016 trade show. This was officially announced by the White House on the evening of March ...

Finnair invests in Wi-Fi connectivity across its fleet

Finnair invests in Wi-Fi connectivity across its fleet

HELSINKI, Finland - Finnair Board of Directors has approved an investment program for bringing Wi-Fi connectivity to the majority of Finnair's wide-body and narrow-body fleet.

Lufthansa organized special flights for relatives and friends of victims on 4U 9525

Germanwings: Duesseldorf and Barcelona to Marseille flight leaves Thursday morning Lufthansa organized special flights for relatives and friends of victims on 4U 9525

Two special flights from Barcelona and Dusseldorf have been organized by Lufthansa German Airline for tomorrow for relatives and friends of victims on the crashed Germanwings plane for 4U9525.

Personalization tops the agenda at the Economist Events Future of Travel conference

Personalization tops the agenda at the Economist Events Future of Travel conference

MADRID, Spain - More than 150 senior business leaders, policy makers, and travel industry experts, gathered in Madrid yesterday to discuss the future of the travel industry.

Salzburg embraces 50-year anniversary of The Sound of Music

Salzburg embraces 50-year anniversary of The Sound of Music

For decades “The Sound of Music” has been one of the main tourist magnets for Salzburg City.

Alitalia's first new intercontinental flight promoted in Venice

Alitalia's first new intercontinental flight promoted in Venice

Abu Dhabi is set to be the first new route opened by Alitalia since the January 1, 2015 launch of operations, after Etihad Airways acquired a 49% stake in the company.

BEA investigator speaks on Germanwings crash

BEA investigator speaks on Germanwings crash

"We have not been able to analyze everything the pilots said after recovering the voice recorder of the crashed Germanwings plane.

Lufthansa: A minute of silence at 1053 hours German time today

Alert: Call for a minute of silence for Germanwings A320 victims Lufthansa: A minute of silence at 1053 hours German time today

Lufthansa and Germanwings invited all staff worldwide to a minute of silence. The public is invited to follow.

Germanwings crash: Search and recovery operation is resuming in the French Alps

Germanwings crash: Search and recovery operation is resuming in the French Alps

A search and recovery operation has resumed in the southern French Alps after Tuesday's crash of a Germanwings plane with 150 people onboard.

Terror? ISIS and Germanwings A320 crash: Chatter on Twitter connects them

Terror? ISIS and Germanwings A320 crash: Chatter on Twitter connects them

Today's Gernmanwings plane crash killed 150 innocent people from Germany, Spain, the Netherlands, Turkey, and Israel among others.

Mövenpick Hotel Frankfurt City re-certified by Green Globe

Mövenpick Hotel Frankfurt City re-certified by Green Globe

LOS ANGELES, California - The comfortable 4-star Mövenpick Hotel Frankfurt City in Germany is proud to receive Green Globe certification for another year.

Inspiring education and new exhibitors set to boost business at IMEX in Frankfurt this year

Inspiring education and new exhibitors set to boost business at IMEX in Frankfurt this year

Innovative educational seminars, new exhibitors and hosted buyer groups, and a keynote speech by one of the world’s foremost business leaders are set to make a powerful impact at IMEX in ...

Germanwings: Terror? Experts says yes - A320 not safe? Pilots refuse to fly - Lufthansa strike

Expert: Terror is very likely a cause for the Germanwing A320 crash Germanwings: Terror? Experts says yes - A320 not safe? Pilots refuse to fly - Lufthansa strike

An expert for the Polish State News Agency just said: A terror attack is very likely a cause for the Germanwing A320 crash.

Airbus issues statement on Germanwings flight 4U 9525 accident

Airbus issues statement on Germanwings flight 4U 9525 accident

Airbus regrets to confirm that an A320 operated by Germanwings was involved in an accident around 11:00 (local time) today near Prads-Haute-Bléone in the French Alps.

Lufthansa-owned Germanwings Airbus A320  plane crashed with 150 passengers

Black box found for German crashed passenger aircraft Lufthansa-owned Germanwings Airbus A320 plane crashed with 150 passengers

Barcelona - Duesseldorf on Lufthansa-owned Germanwings was a deadly choice for 150 passengers today.

Going to the Germanwings website this is coming up:

Germanwings Airbus crash in France: All onboard dead

Germanwings Airbus crash in France: All onboard dead

Germanwings Flight 4U 9525, Lufthansa's low-cost carrier, that had departed from Barcelona and was heading to Duesseldorf went down in the French Alps with 144 passengers and 6 crew on board.

Spas and wellness in the Czech Republic: Forget the stress and pamper yourself

Spas and wellness in the Czech Republic: Forget the stress and pamper yourself

For the ultimate relaxation with massages, saunas and special baths, head to Czech spas.

Mövenpick Hotel Nürnberg-Airport sustainable business sense

Mövenpick Hotel Nürnberg-Airport sustainable business sense

LOS ANGELES, California - The Mövenpick Hotel Nürnberg-Airport in Germany is the perfect location for business travelers and guests alike.

Accelya appoints new Group Chief Executive Officer

Accelya appoints new Group Chief Executive Officer

BARCELONA, Spain - Accelya, the leading provider of financial and business intelligence solutions to the Airline and Travel industry, recently announced the appointment of John Johnston as Group ...

WSI Europe: No significant change in travel weather pattern in April

WSI Europe: No significant change in travel weather pattern in April

ANDOVER, MA - WSI (Weather Services International) expects below-normal temperatures in the UK and western Europe for the April-June period, with above-normal temperatures continuing across ...

Celebrate Easter at Corinthia Hotels

Celebrate Easter at Corinthia Hotels

With Easter fast approaching, the five-star Corinthia Hotels have each crafted unique packages combining favorite Easter treats and local Easter traditions.

Heathrow announces new measures to connect UK nations and regions to global growth

Heathrow announces new measures to connect UK nations and regions to global growth

LONDON, England - Heathrow has announced a new package of commitments deliverable with expansion, designed to connect the UK’s nations and regions to growth markets around the world.

Airbus celebrates delivery of its 9,000th aircraft

Airbus celebrates delivery of its 9,000th aircraft

Airbus has celebrated the delivery of its 9000th aircraft at a ceremony in Hamburg, Germany, on March 20, 2015.

Hamburg is Germany's nominee for 2024 Olympic Games

Hamburg is Germany's nominee for 2024 Olympic Games

HAMBURG, Germany - Today the General Assembly of the German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) has voted in favor of Hamburg as the official German nominee for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic ...

Three airlines facing legal action over shoddy customer service

Three airlines facing legal action over shoddy customer service

LONDON, England - Three major airlines are facing legal action over alleged breaches of consumer law in their handling of passengers hit by disruption to flights.

Icelandair to add two 767s to its fleet

Icelandair to add two 767s to its fleet

REYKJAVIK, Iceland - Reykjavik-based Icelandair will replace two leased aircraft in its all Boeing fleet with the addition of two Boeing 767-300 aircraft in spring 2016.

Spain expects to welcome 8.1 million cruise passengers in 2015

Spain expects to welcome 8.1 million cruise passengers in 2015

MADRID, Spain - In the current year Spain has ambitions to beat its cruise record by hosting more than 8.1 million passengers per year.

Greek airline expands UK service

Greek airline expands UK service

Greek airline Aegean is to launch two new direct flights from the UK to Larnaca (Cyprus) and Heraklion (Crete).

Crimea to set up own airline

Crimea to set up own airline

MOSCOW, Russia - Authorities in Russian-occupied Crimea said they plan to launch an airline to facilitate connections with Russia and encourage tourism in the picturesque Black Sea peninsula, a ...

Polar bear attacks tourist group

Polar bear attacks tourist group

SVALBARD, Norway - A group of tourists from Czech Republic was attacked by a polar bear in Norwegian Svalbard. One man was taken to hospital with injuries, while the bear was shot to death.

Wuerzburg tourism: A story of a German war hero

Wuerzburg tourism: A story of a German war hero

By Juergen Steinmetz, eTN Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

This is a story about the contribution that my now 89-year-old mother made during World War II and as a German Red Cross nurse employed by the German army.

Central Madrid: Anti-government protests

Central Madrid: Anti-government protests

Not only tourists, but thousands of Spanish citizens joined traffic in Central Madrid and marched through the center of Spain's capital as part of an anti-austerity rally.

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