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AirMalta new food supplements policy

AirMalta new food supplements policy

Air Malta issued this statement today: While we can understand that the policy to introduce low cost services has become an important factor in the operation of many legacy and low cost airlines, ...

Under strictest secrecy at the Friedrichstadt-Palast Berlin

Under strictest secrecy at the Friedrichstadt-Palast Berlin

She shone as the forceful Queen Elizabeth I, the gentle Galadriel, leader of the elves, and Woody Allen’s fallen socialite.

Strike: Tourists in Paris may do without souvenirs this weekend

Strike: Tourists in Paris may do without souvenirs this weekend

Tourists in Paris, France may have to do without souvenirs this weekend.

Ukrainian fund invests $30 million in troubled Armenian carrier

Ukrainian fund invests $30 million in troubled Armenian carrier

YEREVAN, Armenia - A Ukrainian investment fund announced the purchase of a 49 percent stake in Armenia’s leading airline on Friday, pledging to help restart soon its commercial flights that were ...

UK carrier Flybe to go paperless

UK carrier Flybe to go paperless

ENGLEWOOD, CO - Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation Services, has helped UK-based Flybe, Europe's largest regional airline, achieve paperless operational authorization from the UK Civil ...

New marketing manager at The Meetings Show

Focusing on delivery of UK visitors and buyers New marketing manager at The Meetings Show

As part of the ongoing strategy to increase UK buyers at The Meetings Show 2015, Centaur Exhibitions has appointed a new Marketing Manager.

Airberlin starts codeshare flights with Bulgaria Air

Airberlin starts codeshare flights with Bulgaria Air

BERLIN, Germany - Starting on 14 January 2015, airberlin and Bulgaria Air, the Bulgarian Republic’s national airline, are offering codeshare flights on selected European routes.

Movie make-overs for men: ESPA Life at Corinthia Hotel London

the ultimate in gentlemen’s packages aimed at routine quick fixes and an all-over body polish Movie make-overs for men: ESPA Life at Corinthia Hotel London

LONDON, UK - With men’s grooming growing in demand, ESPA Life at Corinthia Hotel London has taken its offering for men to the next level with the ultimate gentlemen’s packages aimed at routine ...

Frankfurt Airport is well prepared for snow and ice

Frankfurt Airport is well prepared for snow and ice

One of the leading aviation hubs in the world, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) handles an average of about 1,400 aircraft, taking off or landing each day.

2015 Tel Aviv Marathon: Largest sports event in Israel's history

2015 Tel Aviv Marathon: Largest sports event in Israel's history

TEL AVIV, Israel - More than 40,000 runners are expected to descend upon Tel Aviv to participate in the 2015 Tel Aviv Marathon.

DoubleTree by Hilton expands its portfolio in Spain

DoubleTree by Hilton expands its portfolio in Spain

GIRONA, Spain & MCLEAN, VA - DoubleTree by Hilton today opens the doors to its latest upscale property in Spain with a hotel situated in the heart of charming Girona.

Consumers more likely to see lower fares by expanding Heathrow than by expanding Gatwick

Consumers more likely to see lower fares by expanding Heathrow than by expanding Gatwick

LONDON, England - Expanding Heathrow will deliver greater reductions in ticket prices for passengers than expanding Gatwick, according to new research published today by the Airports Commission. ...

Dassault Aviation rolls back the curtains on first Falcon 8X

Dassault Aviation rolls back the curtains on first Falcon 8X

BORDEAUX-MERIGNAC, France - Dassault Aviation today rolled back the curtains on the ultra long range Falcon 8X, the company's new flagship and the latest addition to the growing Falcon business ...

Sold: Aberdeen, Glasgow and Southampton airports

Sold: Aberdeen, Glasgow and Southampton airports

Today London Heathrow Airport Holdings Limited has completed the sale of Aberdeen, Glasgow and Southampton airports to a consortium formed by Macquarie and Ferrovial.

Brussels Airlines teams up with Microsoft and ArrivalGuides to create a unique digital experience

Brussels Airlines teams up with Microsoft and ArrivalGuides to create a unique digital experience

Brussels Airlines inaugurates "The Loft" at Brussels Airport, a new business lounge centered around comfort, technology, design and Belgian gastronomy.

Champagne celebration appoints Doug Goodman

Champagne celebration appoints Doug Goodman

Said Sarah Flook, Press & Marketing Manager for Champagne-Ardenne, said, “We have worked with Cathryn Hicks & Doug Goodman for more than 3 years, and as they have fulfilled our brief ...

Commercial air connection Berlin-Bucharest: Air Berlin is doubling up

Commercial air connection Berlin-Bucharest: Air Berlin is doubling up

As of March 30, 2015, airberlin will be doubling the number of flights from Berlin to Bucharest.

National Tourism Board of Yemen to exhibit at MITT 2015

National Tourism Board of Yemen to exhibit at MITT 2015

The Yemen Tourism Promotion Board have confirmed their first time participation at the 22nd Moscow International Travel and Tourism Exhibition, MITT 2015.

More choice for UK cepartures and increased options for solos

Predicting Top Cruise Trends for 2015 More choice for UK cepartures and increased options for solos

LONDON, UK – The top UK cruise trend predictions for 2015 are today announced by Cruise Critic®, the world's largest cruise reviews site and cruise community.

InterContinental Carlton Cannes environmental values in the spotlight

InterContinental Carlton Cannes environmental values in the spotlight

LOS ANGELES, California - With the Mediterranean on its doorstep the InterContinental Carlton Cannes is one of the world’s most prestigious hotels.

Aeroflot once again tops global punctuality rating

Aeroflot once again tops global punctuality rating

MOSCOW, Russia - Aeroflot was recognized as the world's most punctual airline once again inNovember 2014, according to FlightStats, a US-based flight statistics agency.

Madrid launches “Precious Time” tourism project

Madrid launches “Precious Time” tourism project

In collaboration with Madrid City Hall, the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has chosen Madrid as the pilot city for new smart urban tourism, a position that was coveted by the 22 ...

Turkish delegation to study tourism potential of Belarus

Turkish delegation to study tourism potential of Belarus

MINSK, Belarus – Representatives of the Turkish tourism industry will be on a study tour to Belarus on 18-20 December, head of the department for quality, training and analysis at the Belarus ...

London Gatwick Airport increases runway capacity to 55 flights per hour

London Gatwick Airport increases runway capacity to 55 flights per hour

LONDON, England - Amadeus, a leading technology partner for the global travel industry, today announces that London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is the first to implement Amadeus' cloud-based ...

Five-star Corinthia Hotel Lisbon named Luxury Hotel & Conference Center of European continent

At World Luxury Hotel Awards Five-star Corinthia Hotel Lisbon named Luxury Hotel & Conference Center of European continent

LISBON, Portugal - The five-star Corinthia Hotel Lisbon was named the Luxury Hotel & Conference Center of the European Continent at the 2014 World Luxury Hotel Awards held in South Africa in ...

British cuisine reigns as top 100 Best Restaurants 2014 named

British cuisine reigns as top 100 Best Restaurants 2014 named

LONDON, England - OpenTable, the UK's leading online restaurant booking service, today marks a year of world class dining by releasing its annual list of Top 100 Best Restaurants in the UK, based ...

FLY Leasing grows fleet to 127 aircraft

FLY Leasing grows fleet to 127 aircraft

DUBLIN, Ireland - Growing its fleet to 127 aircraft, FLY Leasing Limited, a global lessor of modern commercial jet aircraft, today announced it has delivered the last of three Boeing 737-800 ...

Cyprus braces for massive slump in Russian touism

Cyprus braces for massive slump in Russian touism

NICOSIA, Cyprus - Russian tourism to Cyprus is expected to drop dramatically next year, in a major blow to the industry.

Gazpromneft-Aero commences refueling Japan Airlines at Domodedovo Airport

Gazpromneft-Aero commences refueling Japan Airlines at Domodedovo Airport

ST PETERSBURG, Russia - Gazpromneft-Aero has started supplying aviation fuel to Japan Airlines (JAL) at Moscow Domodedovo Airport.

Scotland shines across Heathrow

Scotland shines across Heathrow

LONDON, England - Today four new animated VisitBritain GREAT campaign images of Scotland are due to go live across Heathrow to coincide with the festive season and attract more international ...

Over 300 executives to meet for aviation event

Over 300 executives to meet for aviation event

A decision by United Airports of Georgia to host the Routes Silk Road event for the second year running is largely due to the success of the 2014 event and a number of key routes which were ...

ETOA: Formation of Tourism Intergroup at European Parliament lifts the sector

ETOA: Formation of Tourism Intergroup at European Parliament lifts the sector

The formation of a new Intergroup by Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) on the subject of Tourism has sparked a coordinated cry of “Bravo!” from the tourism industry across Europe.

3rd Global Summit on City Tourism: Looking for New Paradigms

3rd Global Summit on City Tourism: Looking for New Paradigms

The ongoing urban and travel revolutions create a unique opportunity to make of city tourism a strong driver of smarter, more sustainable and inclusive cities.

Starwood Hotels & Resorts continues expansion in Croatia

Starwood Hotels & Resorts continues expansion in Croatia

DUBROVNIK, Croatia - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc today announced that it has signed an agreement with Hoteli Dubrovačka Rivijera d.d.

Free tours in Europe are not free, but concerning

Open letter by the European Federation of Tourist Guide Associations Qualified Interpretation of Culture Free tours in Europe are not free, but concerning

Free city tours are offered all over Europe. Free does not mean free. The chairman of the organization, Carlos A. Ortega Gutierrez, will release an open letter tomorrow on Monday.

Moscow responds on air safety: A deception

Moscow responds on air safety: A deception

Yesterday, eTN reported under the headline "Outright Dangerous: Airspace over Sweden" alleging Russian military aircrafts are putting passenger planes in danger over Swedish airspace.

London Heathrow: Compensation for passengers?

London Heathrow: Compensation for passengers?

Passengers at London Heathrow airport hit by flight delays and cancellations as a result of yesterday's air traffic control computer failure could now face another anxious wait to see if they will ...

Outright dangerous: Airspace over Sweden

Outright dangerous: Airspace over Sweden

On Saturday, Swedish authorities said a Russian military aircraft nearly collided above southern Sweden with a commercial passenger jet that had taken off on Friday from Copenhagen.

Pre-paid TravelSim targets for 2015 international roaming service

Pre-paid TravelSim targets for 2015 international roaming service

Based on growth patterns over the past two years, the firm now expects its user base to grow to 6.7 million by end December 2015 from 5.2 million in December 2014 with annual collective customer ...

Georgian national arline, tour operators protest influx of Russian carriers

Georgian national arline, tour operators protest influx of Russian carriers

TBILISI, Georgia - A rally held by Georgian Airways in protest of the unlimited flow of Russian airlines to Georgia, was joined by Georgian tourism companies on December 11.

Record year for Czech tourism

Record year for Czech tourism

PRAGUE, Czech Republic — The number of foreign tourists visiting the Czech Republic this year will grow by 2.5 percent year-on-year to a record 8 million, according to estimates released by ...

Irish Aviation Authority warns passengers of three-hour delays

Irish Aviation Authority warns passengers of three-hour delays

DUBLIN, Ireland - Flights in the London area are returning to normal after a power failure at a major air traffic control centre caused havoc.

Technical problem affecting UK airspace

Technical problem affecting UK airspace

Heathrow airport issued the following statement on December 12, 2014 at 1531 hours: “There is a technical problem at the NATS control centre in Swanwick, which is affecting UK airspace.

European Commission updates EU air safety list

European Commission updates EU air safety list

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Today the European Commission has updated the European list of airlines subject to an operating ban or operational restrictions within the European Union (EU air safety ...

WTM "re-opens" UK & Ireland region to virtual visitors

WTM "re-opens" UK & Ireland region to virtual visitors

World Travel Market (WTM), the leading global event for the travel industry, is offering the opportunity to revisit the WTM 2014 UK & Ireland region via an interactive 360-degree online ...

Grand Hotel Cannes delivering a new era of sustainability to France’s favorite holiday destination

Grand Hotel Cannes delivering a new era of sustainability to France’s favorite holiday destination

LOS ANGELES, California -The Grand Hotel Cannes has a proud history as one of the first luxury hotels in Cannes, France.

Congress, meeting and event sector’s heart will beat in Istanbul

Congress, meeting and event sector’s heart will beat in Istanbul

Istanbul will hold one of the most important gathering in the sector of congress, meeting and event; the ACE of MICE Exhibition will take place between 26 and 28 February.

Switzerland: Returning ISIS recruit sentenced to community services

Switzerland: Returning ISIS recruit sentenced to community services

The 30-year-old recent convert to Islam, from the western Swiss canton of Vaud, had traveled to Syria late last year to join an ISIS training camp.

Madrid congresses on the upswing

Madrid congresses on the upswing

In October, Madrid gained five new congresses. Four of these pertain to the medical sector and will be held between 2015 and 2019.

Howling winds blast British Isles, Northern Europe

Howling winds blast British Isles, Northern Europe

A powerful storm moving from the Atlantic into Scandinavia this week has already unleashed vicious winds on Ireland and northern parts of the United Kingdom.

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