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Cruise Shipping Miami 2015 to feature comprehensive conference program

Cruise Shipping Miami 2015 to feature comprehensive conference program

MIAMI, FL - Cruise Shipping Miami 2015 is gearing up to offer the most comprehensive and robust roster of panel discussions featuring the industry's most knowledgeable and experienced ...

Privatization proves to be right choice for city-owned Los Angeles Convetion Center

Privatization proves to be right choice for city-owned Los Angeles Convetion Center

LOS ANGELES, CA - Privatization of the Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC) has proven to be effective in improving operational efficiency, enhancing building maintenance and aesthetics, and ...

ARC creates Corporate Travel Advisory Board to help guide company

ARC creates Corporate Travel Advisory Board to help guide company

ARLINGTON, VA – Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC) announced today that it has established a Corporate Travel Advisory Board (CTAB).

Southwest Airlines declares 154th consecutive quarterly dividend

Southwest Airlines declares 154th consecutive quarterly dividend

DALLAS, TX - Southwest Airlines' Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $.06 per share to Shareholders of record at the close of business on March 5, 2015 on all shares then issued ...

European cities charming Canadian travelers

European cities charming Canadian travelers

TORONTO, Canada - American cities New York and Las Vegas may have remained the top two international destinations for Canadian travellers in 2014, but Orlando wasn't so lucky.

Hyatt Andaz to come to Ottawa

Hyatt Andaz to come to Ottawa

OTTAWA, Canada - Visitors to the Canadian capital will soon have even more choice of quality accommodation to choose from when the 200 room Hyatt Andaz Ottawa Byward Market opens in mid-2016.

Hilton College joins top hospitality programs in Europe and Asia

Hilton College joins top hospitality programs in Europe and Asia

HOUSTON, TX - The University of Houston Conrad N.

Puerto Rico’s groups and convention business driving high winter tourist season

$20 Million economic Impact for Puerto Rico Puerto Rico’s groups and convention business driving high winter tourist season

The 2015 winter promises to be a bonanza for Puerto Rico, especially in the groups and conventions segment.

Disneyland Resort adds dazzling, new nighttime spectaculars

Disneyland Resort adds dazzling, new nighttime spectaculars

Three sensational new nighttime spectaculars will dazzle guests at the Disneyland Resort when the Diamond Celebration begins Friday, May 22, 2015.

Air Ambulance market size and vendor landscape analyzed in research report

Air Ambulance market size and vendor landscape analyzed in research report

ReportsnReports adds Global Air Ambulance Market 2015-2019 industry research report of 55 pages on air ambulance services to the expanding healthcare collection of its business intelligence and ...

International tourism? Do Hawaii and US elected officials really care?

US Visa Waiver Program- why a Hawaii member of Congress wants to eliminate it International tourism? Do Hawaii and US elected officials really care?

By Juergen Steinmetz, eTN Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

"Eliminating Visa Waiver Status for some European nationalities would be harmful to the Hawaii tourism and visitors industry." These are the words of Hawaii Senator Gilbert Kahele, chair of the ...

45 percent of Americans think online privacy more important than national security

45 percent of Americans think online privacy more important than national security

SAN FRANCISCO, CA- The latest edition of the annual TRUSTe Consumer Confidence Index shows that online privacy is a hot button issue for Americans with 92 percent concerned about their privacy ...

Boeing reports record 2014 revenue

Boeing reports record 2014 revenue

CHICAGO, IL - The Boeing Company reported record fourth-quarter revenue of $24.5 billion on higher deliveries and core earnings per share (non-GAAP) that increased 23 percent to $2.31, reflecting ...

Queen Elizabeth and The Queen Mary meet at Long Beach on 5 February 2015

Queen Elizabeth and The Queen Mary meet at Long Beach on 5 February 2015

SOUTHAMPTON, England - On 5 February 2015, Cunard's Queen Elizabeth will meet her royal relative, the legendary Queen Mary, in a Cunard Royal Rendezvous when Queen Elizabeth docks in Long Beach ...

Viking Cruises cooks up new sponsorship deal

Viking Cruises cooks up new sponsorship deal

LOS ANGELES, CA - Viking Cruises today announced that it has signed on as a sponsor of The Great British Baking Show, which recently premiered on PBS stations in the U.S.

How did East Coast blizzard of 2015 play out?

How did East Coast blizzard of 2015 play out?

As it became obvious on Saturday that a major blizzard was going to hit the Northeast, the track and size of the storm became critical as to which areas would be hit the hardest.

Industry veterans to spearhead proactive outreach to travel agencies

Industry veterans to spearhead proactive outreach to travel agencies

ARLINGTON, Virginia – In its continuing effort to forge closer relationships with travel agencies by better understanding their business needs and changing industry environments, ARC is pleased ...

More snow in store for US Northeast, Midwest this week

More snow in store for US Northeast, Midwest this week

An Alberta Clipper will bring a fresh wave of snow from the Midwest to the Northeast from late on Wednesday through early on Friday.

Sedona Yoga Festival: Conscious evolution within a sacred space

Sedona Yoga Festival: Conscious evolution within a sacred space

SEDONA, AZ - We’ve all heard the saying the third time’s the charm.

Seabourn unveils names of its newest cruise ships

Seabourn unveils names of its newest cruise ships

SEATTLE, WA - The award-winning ultra-luxury, small ship cruise line Seabourn has unveiled the names of its two new ships, both inspired by its current fleet.

Westin Hotels & Resorts set to debut in Buffalo, New York

Westin Hotels & Resorts set to debut in Buffalo, New York

STAMFORD, CT & BUFFALO, NY - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc and Delaware North today announced that Starwood’s world-renowned Westin brand will soon debut in Buffalo, NY The ...

LAX 2014 passenger volume breaks record

LAX 2014 passenger volume breaks record

LOS ANGELES, CA - Airport officials today announced record-setting numbers of both domestic and international passengers at LAX in 2014, resulting in a new record for total passenger volume.

Sablan selected as Vice-Ranking Member for full Natural Resources Committee

Sablan selected as Vice-Ranking Member for full Natural Resources Committee

Washington, DC – The Democratic Caucus of the House Natural Resources Committee organized its membership today for the 114th US Congress and agreed to move Congressman Gregorio Kilili Camacho ...

New Deputy Tourism Director for Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism

New Deputy Tourism Director for Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism

Ron Maxwell has been named Deputy Tourism Director for the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism.

STG Aerospace announces new Engineering Director

STG Aerospace announces new Engineering Director

Aircraft cabin lighting specialists, STG Aerospace, is delighted to announce the appointment of Neil Thomas as Engineering Director.

On drugs perhaps, kidnapped no – Hawaii remains a safe tourism destination

On drugs perhaps, kidnapped no – Hawaii remains a safe tourism destination

HAWAII (eTN) - This story was widely publicized in the local, national, and international media.

Flight cancellations from Storm Juno cost US economy $230 million

Flight cancellations from Storm Juno cost US economy $230 million

WASHINGTON, DC - Cancelled flights from the winter storm that struck the upper East Coast this week cost the US economy $230 million in passengers' lost activity, economists at the US Travel ...

Jet Edge finalizes third Gulfstream 650 sale

Jet Edge finalizes third Gulfstream 650 sale

LOS ANGELES, CA - Jet Edge International, the leading large cabin aircraft management and charter company in the US, announced today the sale of its third Gulfstream 650 in the past 12 months.

LaSalle Hotel Properties acquires Westin Market Street in San Francisco for $350 million

LaSalle Hotel Properties acquires Westin Market Street in San Francisco for $350 million

BETHESDA, MD - LaSalle Hotel Properties today announced that it acquired The Westin Market Street in San Francisco, California for $350.0 million.

US restaurant industry enters 6th consecutive year of growth

US restaurant industry enters 6th consecutive year of growth

WASHINGTON, DC - America's one million restaurants will continue to be a leading job creator in 2015, according to the National Restaurant Association's 2015 Restaurant Industry Forecast released ...

Travel resumes in New York but llizzard rages on from Boston to Portland, Maine

Travel resumes in New York but llizzard rages on from Boston to Portland, Maine

The first blizzard of 2015 for the eastern United States will continue to slam Long Island and New England into Tuesday, bringing many communities to a standstill.

Recovering US airline industry: American Airlines joins rank with full year of profit

Recovering US airline industry: American Airlines joins rank with full year of profit

After record profits from most US-based airlines in 2014, American Airlines Group joins this trend of a financially-recovered US airline industry.

Alaska Airlines introduces new Microsoft-powered tablets

Alaska Airlines introduces new Microsoft-powered tablets

Alaska Airlines today announced it will continue to offer free premium inflight entertainment directly to customers' personal electronic devices for two more months, in addition to the more than ...

Lucky you live Hawaii for so many reasons: Hawaii Governor David Ige State of the State speech

Governor Ige: Importance of the visitor's industry for Hawaii Lucky you live Hawaii for so many reasons: Hawaii Governor David Ige State of the State speech

"Lucky you live Hawaii for so many reasons, including one of the healthiest lifestyles and the longest life expectancies in the nation." These are words of the newly elected Governor David Y.

Travelers relive the 1925 Alaska Railroad serum run

Travelers relive the 1925 Alaska Railroad serum run

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – "This is an important event in the history of the Railroad and the State of Alaska," said Alaska Railroad Director of Guest Services and Passenger Marketing Bruce LaLonde, ...

North America's most on-time airline named

North America's most on-time airline named

SEATTLE, WA - Alaska Airlines has been named the No. 1 on-time major North American carrier for the fifth year in a row.

American Society of Travel Agents announces staff changes

American Society of Travel Agents announces staff changes

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia – The American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) announced the promotion of Eben Peck, vice president of government affairs, to senior vice president of government and ...

US-international air passenger traffic a record 197.3 million in 2014

US-international air passenger traffic a record 197.3 million in 2014

WASHINGTON, DC - International non-stop air traffic to/from the US(1)totaled 197.3 million passengers in 2014, a seven percent increase over 2013.

Consumer leaders demand airline CEOs to slash airfares

Consumer leaders demand airline CEOs to slash airfares

Airlines are the ones who clearly established the link between fuel and airfares.

Travel bans, states of emergency issued as blizzard of 2015 looms for Northeast

Travel bans, states of emergency issued as blizzard of 2015 looms for Northeast

The first blizzard of 2015 for the eastern United States will slam the New York City area and New England Monday night through Tuesday, bringing many communities to a standstill.

Turbulance ahead at Allegiant Air as pilots prepare for strike

Turbulance ahead at Allegiant Air as pilots prepare for strike

WASHINGTON, DC - The International Brotherhood of Teamsters will host a call to update Allegiant Travel Company investors, industry analysts, customers and press regarding the current status of ...

Skiing for dummies, literally

Skiing for dummies, literally

BIG SKY, Montana – Skiing for Dummies isn’t just a book, it’s an event.

Gogo on track for record aircraft installs in 2015

Gogo on track for record aircraft installs in 2015

ITASCA, IL - Gogo Inc, a leading global aero communications service provider, announced today that it's on track for record aircraft installs in 2015.

New Sales/Marketing Director at Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort

New Sales/Marketing Director at Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort

OAK BROOK, Illinois – The Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center has appointed a new Director of Sales and Marketing.

Beer City USA expecting record numbers at third Annual Cool Brews

Beer City USA expecting record numbers at third Annual Cool Brews

GRAND RAPIDS, MI - Fresh off the heels of being named Best Beer Town by USA Today, and Top 10 Vacation Spot for Beer Lovers, Grand Rapids, also known as Beer City USA, will once again host beer ...

Next storm to slam into Nova Scotia, Atlantic Canada

Next storm to slam into Nova Scotia, Atlantic Canada

After a recent significant winter storm hit the region on Sunday, Atlantic Canada is on alert for the next round of disruptive snow to hit Tuesday.

JFK, LGA, EWR, PHL, BOS - all United Airlines flights cancelled

JFK, LGA, EWR, PHL, BOS - all United Airlines flights cancelled

United Airlines just announced it as canceled all Tuesday flights at Newark, JFK, LaGuardia, Boston, and Philadelphia.

Update: Jet Blue and Skywest in Seattle, Delta in Dallas confirm threat

Update: Jet Blue and Skywest in Seattle, Delta in Dallas confirm threat

Jet Blue confirms reports of an incident at Sea-Tac. Passenger Tiffany says police surrounding the plane.

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