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White House releases statement condemning Istanbul attacks

White House releases statement condemning Istanbul attacks

WASHINGTON, DC - The White House released a statement condemning Istanbul Ataturk Airport attacks.

New York City steps up airport security in the wake of Istanbul attack

New York City steps up airport security in the wake of Istanbul attack

NEW YORK, NY - The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is increasing security at NYC area airports in the wake of a deadly terrorist attack at Istanbul Ataturk Airport in Turkey.

NetJets beginning delivery of Cessna Citation Latitude aircraft in July

NetJets beginning delivery of Cessna Citation Latitude aircraft in July

COLUMBUS, OH - NetJets, Inc, a Berkshire Hathaway company, today celebrated its upcoming delivery of its first Cessna Citation Latitude aircraft at Textron Aviation, Inc., headquarters in Wichita, ...

FAA halts all US flights to and from Istanbul

FAA halts all US flights to and from Istanbul

WASHINGTON, DC - Federal Aviation Administration ordered all US flights to and from Ataturk International Airport in Istanbul, Turkey halted, following the terrorist attack that killed wounded ...

Historic Ames Boston Hotel joins Curio – A Collection by Hilton

Historic Ames Boston Hotel joins Curio – A Collection by Hilton

BOSTON, MA & MCLEAN, VA - Hilton Worldwide today announced the signing of the historic Ames Boston Hotel to Curio – A Collection by Hilton.

Denver shooting not random: Woman shot was targeted by shooter

Denver shooting not random: Woman shot was targeted by shooter

In a shooting that occurred in the popular US tourist city, downtown of Denver, it was reported that a shooting had taken place with police called to the scene at 2:42 pm.

New York City to host 2019 IGLTA Annual Global Convention

New York City to host 2019 IGLTA Annual Global Convention

NEW YORK CITY, NY - NYC & Company, New York City’s official destination marketing organization, and the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) today announced that New ...

Small Luxury Hotels of the World announces new Executive Board

Small Luxury Hotels of the World announces new Executive Board

NEW YORK, NY - Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH), the champion of small, exclusive, independently-owned hotels around the world, today announces a new board of directors following the luxury ...

With visa requirements lifted Vancouver Airport looks to welcome more Mexicans

With visa requirements lifted Vancouver Airport looks to welcome more Mexicans

RICHMOND, Canada - Vancouver International Airport (YVR) today congratulated the Government of Canada on easing visa requirements for Mexican nationals.

Air Canada and Bombardier finalize order for up to 75 C Series aircraft

Air Canada and Bombardier finalize order for up to 75 C Series aircraft

MONTRÉAL, Canada - Bombardier Commercial Aircraft and Air Canada announced today that they have finalized a firm purchase agreement consistent with the Letter of Intent (LOI) announced in ...

Carnival Corporation & plc reports record earnings

Carnival Corporation & plc reports record earnings

MIAMI, FL - Carnival Corporation & plc announced adjusted net income of $370 million, or $0.49 diluted EPS for the second quarter of 2016 compared to adjusted net income for the second quarter ...

Sabre unveils sneak peek of next-generation travel agency platform

Sabre unveils sneak peek of next-generation travel agency platform

SOUTHLAKE, TX - Travel technology leader Sabre Corporation today gave travel consultants and suppliers across the airline, hotel, cruise and car rental industries a sneak peek at its game-changing ...

Professional sales team named at new Benchmark resort

Professional sales team named at new Benchmark resort

THE WOODLANDS (HOUSTON), TX - Benchmark Hospitality International, a leading U.S.-based hospitality management company, has named Bill Lee as general manager and Tony Aslanian as director of sales ...

eTN Nepal Tourism Summit: A fascinating tasty experience for Seattle travel agencies

eTN Nepal Tourism Summit: A fascinating tasty experience for Seattle travel agencies

Local travel agents, tour operators, and travel media gathered today in Seattle, Washington, for the fifth leg and final city of the 2016 eTN Nepal US Travel Summit.

Queen Mary's July 4th festival spans from coast to coast

Queen Mary's July 4th festival spans from coast to coast

LONG BEACH, CA - The festive spirit of the recently turned 80-year-old Queen Mary continues with a grand Fourth of July party celebrating America from Coast to Coast.

Boeing Board approves quarterly dividend

Boeing Board approves quarterly dividend

CHICAGO, IL - Boeing Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Dennis Muilenburg reports that the board of directors today declared a regular quarterly dividend of one dollar and nine cents ...

Winning US cities of the Every Place Counts Design Challenge announced

Winning US cities of the Every Place Counts Design Challenge announced

PHILADELPHIA, PA - Today, US Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced the four winning cities of the US Department of Transportation’s (US DOT) Every Place Counts Design Challenge, which ...

John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts files for Chapter 11

John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts files for Chapter 11

SPRINGFIELD, MO - John Q Hammons Hotels & Resorts (JQH) today announced that the family of companies, the Revocable Trust of John Q Hammons, and their related affiliates have filed voluntary ...

FAA: Fly safe - prevention of Loss of Control accidents

FAA: Fly safe - prevention of Loss of Control accidents

WASHINGTON, DC - The FAA and general aviation (GA) groups’ #FlySafe national safety campaign aims to educate the GA community on best practices in calculating and predicting aircraft ...

Ironworks Hotel Indianapolis to break ground on June 29

Ironworks Hotel Indianapolis to break ground on June 29

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - Hendricks Commercial Properties, the developer behind Ironworks at Keystone, is proud to announce the groundbreaking ceremony for the five-story Ironworks Hotel Indianapolis, ...

U.S. Fourth of July travel booking volume will be highest on record

AAA: 43 million Americans are turning into tourists July 4th U.S. Fourth of July travel booking volume will be highest on record

AAA sees a tremendous opportunity for travel and tourism coming up. The American Automobile Travel Association Club projects nearly 43 million Americans will travel this Independence Day ...

The reinvention of Sin City as a sustainable city

The reinvention of Sin City as a sustainable city

Las Vegas is a city long associated with the idea of excess and even waste, but in recent years, there has been a notable shift toward sustainability and best environmental practice.

Tourism San Francisco Gay Pride Parade:  We are Orlando!

Tourism San Francisco Gay Pride Parade: We are Orlando!

San Francisco is a rainbow city like no other place.

Hindu temple in Greater Toronto installing Lord Hanuman statue

Hindu temple in Greater Toronto installing Lord Hanuman statue

Vishnu Mandir, a Hindu temple in Richmond Hill in the Greater Toronto area established in 1979, is installing a 50-foot Lord Hanuman statue on July 2.

Great bargains you will love in Waikiki

Great bargains you will love in Waikiki

Dr. Anton Anderssen, special to eTN

A visit to Waikiki doesn’t have to break the bank; there are many fun activities that are a frugal traveler’s dream come true.

Red Cross responds to massive wildfire in California, devastating West Virginia floods

Red Cross responds to massive wildfire in California, devastating West Virginia floods

WASHINGTON, DC - The American Red Cross is responding to two massive disasters in the East and West, helping people who have lost everything to the raging wildfires in California and the ...

Delta pilots picket across US

Delta pilots picket across US

ATLANTA, GA - Delta Air Line pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), conducted informational picketing at Delta hubs across the United States to raise the sense of ...

WestJet announces new routes

WestJet announces new routes

CALGARY, Canada - WestJet today announced new flights from Edmonton, AB, to Hamilton, ON, and Winnipeg, MB, to Kelowna, BC.

California's tallest open-air observation deck opens to the public

California's tallest open-air observation deck opens to the public

LOS ANGELES, CA - Singapore Exchange Mainboard-listed integrated property developer OUE Limited held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to launch the much-anticipated OUE Skyspace LA at the iconic US Bank ...

eTN Nepal Tourism Board lands in San Francisco for 2016 US Travel Industry Summit

eTN Nepal Tourism Board lands in San Francisco for 2016 US Travel Industry Summit

A diverse group of Northern California travel professionals and
media gathered today in San Francisco, California, for the fourth leg of the 2016 eTN Nepal US Travel Summit.

CommutAir enters the Jet Age with FAA certification of ERJ 145XR

CommutAir enters the Jet Age with FAA certification of ERJ 145XR

NORTH OLMSTED, OH - CommutAir today announced that it has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approval to add the ERJ 145XR Regional Jet to its operating certificate, a key milestone in ...

14 people confirmed dead in West Virginia flooding

14 people confirmed dead in West Virginia flooding

CHARLESTON, WV - West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin announced that 14 people are confirmed dead in devastating flooding across the state.

NextGen benefits at Los Angeles International Airport

NextGen benefits at Los Angeles International Airport

LOS ANGELES, CA - NextGen is bringing new benefits to Los Angeles International Airport through a technology called Data Comm.

Comox Valley Airport reports outstanding growth

Comox Valley Airport reports outstanding growth

VANCOUVER ISLAND, Canada - The Comox Valley Airport was pleased to report a record-setting 10 percent growth in passenger numbers despite economic challenges, including a weakening Canadian dollar ...

New test lab to streamline air travel

New test lab to streamline air travel

WASHINGTON, DC - US Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and NASA Administrator Charles Bolden today were joined by representatives from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), National Air ...

Flight attendant union reaches contract terms with United Airlines

Flight attendant union reaches contract terms with United Airlines

CHICAGO, IL - United Airlines Flight Attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA), and United Airlines today agreed to terms on a joint collective bargaining agreement ...

US Secretary of the Treasury issues statement on UK Referendum

US Secretary of the Treasury issues statement on UK Referendum

WASHINGTON, DC – The people of the United Kingdom have spoken and we respect their decision.

eTN Nepal Summit in Los Angeles: Queen Mary style

eTN Nepal Summit in Los Angeles: Queen Mary style

The third edition of the eTN Summit for the Nepal Tourism Board enjoyed record attendance with more than 110 Southern California travel professionals gettin the message from the CEO of the Nepal ...

International arrivals experience upgrades coming to Silicon Valley's Airport

International arrivals experience upgrades coming to Silicon Valley's Airport

SAN JOSE, CA – International travelers arriving to Mineta San José International Airport (SJC) and those who greet them will soon enjoy an enhanced experience in the International Arrivals ...

Most expensive summer destinations in the Beaver State named

Most expensive summer destinations in the Beaver State named

PORTLAND, OR - Cannon Beach, Clatsop County’s affluent resort destination, is the most expensive summer locale in the state of Oregon.

Columbus selected as winner of $40 million Smart City Challenge

Columbus selected as winner of $40 million Smart City Challenge

COLUMBUS, OH – US Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced today that Columbus, OH has been selected as the winner of the US Department of Transportation’s (US DOT)’s Smart City ...

Screening and bag checks - San Francisco Pride Celebration tightens security

Screening and bag checks - San Francisco Pride Celebration tightens security

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - There will be security screening and metal detectors at all points of entry for the 2016 San Francisco Pride Celebration and festival, scheduled for Saturday, June 25 from ...

NASA Administrator Bolden and Transportation Secretary Foxx to announce new technology at Charlotte International Airport

NASA Administrator Bolden and Transportation Secretary Foxx to announce new technology at Charlotte International Airport

WASHINGTON, DC - NASA and the US Department of Transportation (USDOT) will hold a ribbon-cutting and news conference at the Charlotte Douglas International Airport in North Carolina on Friday, ...

Lufthansa to launch nonstop Silicon Valley-Frankfurt service

Lufthansa to launch nonstop Silicon Valley-Frankfurt service

SAN JOSE, CA - On Friday, July 1, the representatives of Lufthansa Group, City of San José, and Silicon Valley’s business leadership - Rose Herrera, Vice Mayor, City of San José, Jens Bischof, ...

Aspen Security Forum releases 2016 agenda

Aspen Security Forum releases 2016 agenda

WASHINGTON, DC - More than 80 leading experts will discuss the most critical questions about national and homeland security at the seventh annual Aspen Security Forum, presented by the Aspen ...

Smart Government: New FAA rules reject Federal preemption of State drone laws

Smart Government: New FAA rules reject Federal preemption of State drone laws

WASHINGTON, DC - Smart Government reported today that the FAA released its long-awaited final rules for small UASs (unmanned aircraft systems) or drones.

FAA proposes $78,000 penalty against Amazon

FAA proposes $78,000 penalty against Amazon

ATLANTA, GA – The US Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) proposes a $78,000 civil penalty against Amazon, Inc, for allegedly violating the Hazardous Materials ...

Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas to soar with NetJets

Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas to soar with NetJets

COLUMBUS, OH - When two of today’s musical superstars decided to launch a 35-stop national tour, there was only one choice for their air travel needs: NetJets, a proud sponsor of Demi Lovato’s ...

Washington, DC announces special events during US Travel Association's IPW 2017

Washington, DC announces special events during US Travel Association's IPW 2017

WASHINGTON, DC - Destination DC (DDC), announced plans today for an incredible lineup of special events to showcase DC during the US Travel Association's IPW 2017, which will be held in the ...

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