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Delta Air Lines names John Caldwell its new Vice President – Seattle

Delta Air Lines has named John Caldwell its new Vice President – Seattle as Mike Medeiros transitions to his new role as Chief Operating Officer at Aeromexico.

Domesti flight passengers asked for IDs upon arrival to New York from San Francisco

Travelers entering New York City after a cross-country flight were met by border agents who insisted everyone show them official identification.

Second Gulfstream G600 completed its first flight

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced the second Gulfstream G600 completed its first flight, spending 4 hours and 26 minutes in the air and officially joining the flight-test campaign.

UNIGLOBE and Amadeus sign marketing agreement

UNIGLOBE agency members operating across 60+ countries around the globe will benefit from a new agreement through joint marketing initiatives and access to cutting edge customer facing technology ...

American Airlines announces new $50,000 award for independent film director

American Airlines is recognizing the importance of women in film by announcing a new $50,000 award for independent film directors at this year’s Film Independent Spirit Awards.

World of Hyatt: New platform celebrates purpose, experiences, and loyalty

Hyatt Hotels Corporation today announced the launch of World of Hyatt, Hyatt’s new global platform grounded in the simple idea that a little understanding goes a long way.

UNIGLOBE announces new travel agreement with European League football team

Uniglobe THL Travel announced the signing of a new agreement that will see the organization scheduling travel for ALKMAAR-AZ’s European League matches.

Over 500 global tourism industry leaders to attend Visit California’s 2017 Outlook Forum

More than 500 tourism industry leaders from throughout the state and around the world are gathering in Santa Barbara this week for Visit California’s 2017 Outlook Forum.

Reports of possible drone sightings to FAA air traffic facilities continue to increase

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today released an updated list of pilot, air traffic controller, law enforcement and citizen reports of potential encounters with unmanned aircraft ...

Miami Beach: Gastronomic transformation of gourmet proportions

Miami Beach has long been known as a nightlife hotspot, but over the past 10 years, the city has witnessed a gastronomic transformation of gourmet proportions.

Blake Smith to lead entertainment initiatives for Virgin Hotels

Virgin Hotels, the lifestyle hotel brand by Richard Branson, announces the expansion of Blake Smith's role from Director of Entertainment at Virgin Hotels Chicago to the brand's first Executive ...

December 2016 North American freight numbers released

US-NAFTA freight totaled $87.1 billion in current dollars as three out of five major transportation modes carried more freight by value with North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) partners ...

Wynn Resorts announces new CFO

Wynn Resorts today announced the appointment of Craig S. Billings to the executive team as Chief Financial Officer. Mr.

Best US Presidents named

As the nation continues to celebrate our Presidents by commemorating Presidents' Day and the birth of President George Washington, pluralities of Americans see President Abraham Lincoln as the ...

The fascinating history of Manhattan’s Chelsea Hotel

Stanley Turkel,

The history of the Chelsea Hotel, before, during and after the Bard family’s operation is so fascinating and unique that I will quote selectively from my book “Built To Last: 100+ Year-Old ...

TSA: No threat that passengers breached security and boarded flights

TSA officials’ response to an incident in which 11 passengers were able to walk through an unmanned security checkpoint, set off the metal detector, and continue on their way and board their ...

'Carnival Journeys' program expanded with 13 additional voyages

Carnival Cruise Line has expanded its popular Carnival Journeys enrichment cruise series with 13 new 12- to 14-day seagoing adventures departing from homeports along the East and West Coasts and ...

Fly Safe: Prevent Loss of Control accidents

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and general aviation (GA) community’s national #FlySafe campaign aims to educate GA pilots on the best practices to calculate and predict aircraft ...

Four injured in Philadelphia commuter trains collision

Two commuter trains collided head-on in Philadelphia on Tuesday, injuring four people. The crash happened near the 69th Street Terminal during the city’s busy morning commute.

Bureau of Transportation Statistics: US passenger airline employment up

US scheduled passenger airlines employed 3.7 percent more workers in December 2016 than in December 2015, the US Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reported ...

WestJet announces new routes

WestJet today announced plans to connect two long-standing WestJet destinations with the addition of service between Winnipeg and Abbotsford.

BC tourism industry looking to build on record-setting results

Hundreds of tourism operators, destination marketing organizations and sector associations will meet over the course of three days (Feb.

Colorado town: Drive-through marijuana store is a very creative and innovative idea

The first drive through pot store in the state of Colorado will open its doors to recreational marijuana smokers in the town of Parachute next month after being granted a business license last ...

Honolulu Airport: One man dead, security guard hospitalized

A struggle took place at a small commuter terminal at the Honolulu International Airport early this morning when a man pushed a security guard away and ran through two doors leading to an outdoor ...

US Air Force F-15s intercept unresponsive aircraft over South Florida

Two US Air Force fighter jets have intercepted an unresponsive aircraft that flew near West Palm Beach, South Florida, during a stay by President Donald Trump at Mar-a-Lago.

Four Points Manhattan Midtown West opens

Marriott International, Inc. today announced the opening of Four Points Manhattan Midtown West, the brand's fifth hotel in Manhattan.

Delta continues investing millions in on-board customer experience

Delta is introducing complimentary meals on some of its longest domestic flights, including transcontinental routes between New York's JFK and Los Angeles/San Francisco.

Air Canada reports record full year 2016 results

Air Canada today reported record full year 2016 EBITDAR (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, amortization and aircraft rent), excluding special items, of $2.768 billion, compared to the ...

The Tennessean Hotel to open in Knoxville in April 2017

The TENNESSEAN Hotel, a premier luxury hotel, will open in Downtown Knoxville this April as part of the Gemstone Collection brand of BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company.

Airlines operating in Canada confirm safety protocols in place for flight crews

Canada's Transport Minister Marc Garneau asked all airlines operating in Canada to confirm their safety protocols are up-to-date, including measures designed to confirm pilots' fitness to fly.

BTS releases November 2016 US airline traffic data

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reported today that U.S.

SkyWest Airlines names Bradley W. Blake Vice President - Operations Control Center

SkyWest Airlines, a subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc. is pleased to announce that Bradley W. Blake has been named Vice President – Operations Control Center (OCC).

Visiting Guam? Get ready to get close

Of the 1.3 million tourists to visit the island in 2013, Guam Visitors Bureau said half came from Japan, 169,000 from South Korea, 65,000 from the U.S. mainland, and some 39,000 from Taiwan.

San José International Airport announces partnership with immigrant integration program

A new partnership between the City of San José, Mineta San José International Airport and New American Workforce will make citizenship services available onsite for city and airport employees. ...

Choice Hotels International: Q4 earnings up 10percent

Choice Hotels International, Inc. today reported its results for the three months and year ended December 31, 2016.

Iconic Los Angeles landmark hotel to get a makeover

Originally designed by Minoru Yamasaki, Fairmont Century Plaza will be transformed by world-renowned lead architecture firms Pei Cobb Freed, Gensler and Marmol Radzinger and the ...

Dream vacation with a celebrity pal? Yes to Hanks and Aniston, no to Trump and Kardashians

Love may be in the air this season, as the celebrities we'd most love to jet off and spend a vacation with are revealed!

Air Canada flight to Israel in trouble over British skies

6 hours after take off from Toronto, Canada an Air Canada Dreamliner B787 declared an emergency flying over Northern Scotland.

Guam restaurants closed on Sunday – but not here!

Planning a trip to Guam? Did you know that most restaurants on the island are closed on Sunday? But never fear - not all of them are!

WTTC to Trump Administration: Travel & Tourism thrives by breaking down barriers, not building them

Travel & Tourism thrives by breaking down barriers, not building them; by making it easier for people to travel, not applying blanket bans.

Guam’s hidden gem

Ague Cove on Guam is not for the faint of heart. The trail is a moderate hike down in dry weather, but can be slippery during and after rain.

Everyone is talking about “American Soil, Chamorro Soul”

The Guam Visitors Bureau is proud to announce a film about the Chamorro culture, sponsored by: Docomo Pacific, The Guam Guide, Farm to Table Guam, Coast 360, Dusit Thani Guam Resort, Sheraton Guam ...

Guam's top 10 spots for love

When it comes to Guam, visitors will never be at a loss to enjoy romantic places while on holiday.

New SKAL International USA Executive Committee defines goals at Orlando meeting

The new 2017 SKAL International USA Executive Committee officially took office and began work at their recent Winter Board Meeting in Orlando, Fla., endorsing recommendations of its Futures ...

USA's largest laboratory-grown diamond Valentine's Day unveiling

On Valentine's Day, when an estimated six million Americans get engaged, when millennials are shying-away from earth-diamonds; MiaDonna & Company jewelry CEO, Anna-Mieke Anderson, and The ...

Virgin America marks American Heart Month

Virgin America and the American Heart Association (AHA) today announce they are once again joining forces for American Heart Month.

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