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US shopping malls: Not interested in tourists from Arabic speaking countries?

America’s Premier Shopping Places: Foreign Tourism sales not imporant US shopping malls: Not interested in tourists from Arabic speaking countries?

America’s Premier saShopping Places represents the second largest mall operator in the United States, General Growth Properties (GGP) and is paid to promote business from tourists shopping at ...

Hawaiian Island Air to pilots: Give us your  $4000.00 bonus back

Hawaiian Island Air to pilots: Give us your $4000.00 bonus back

The regional US airline owned by billionaire Larry Ellison said it paid bonuses to pilots prematurely in October, and wants the money back.

Boston Airport women's restroom: Naked man dropped from the ceiling

Boston Airport women's restroom: Naked man dropped from the ceiling

The man had apparently sneaked into the bathroom, undressed inside one of the stalls and climbed into the crawl space above the restroom before crashing through the ceiling, Procopio said.

Fame: Alaska Airlines, Shame: American Airlines - read the report

International Council of Clean Transportation releases report on US Airlines Fame: Alaska Airlines, Shame: American Airlines - read the report

Alaska Airlines is the most responsible fuel-efficient airline operation in the United States; American Airlines tops the shame list as the worst offender.

Bus crashed into a loaded American Airlines jet

Bus crashed into a loaded American Airlines jet

Passengers on a American Airlines pushing back from the gate to depart from Atlanta to Dallas had a rough, sudden and instant stop.

Air Canada rouge enters Hawaii airline market

Air Canada rouge enters Hawaii airline market

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Today, Air Canada rouge launches its first flights to the Hawaiian Islands, providing additional access for visitors from our core North America market.

Severe weather threatens South as Thanksgiving travel begins

Severe weather threatens South as Thanksgiving travel begins

A storm riding a surge of springlike warmth will bring a round of severe weather including the risk of a few tornadoes this weekend in the South as Thanksgiving travel begins.

Trans States Airlines to operate American Airlines' Embraer E145s

Trans States Airlines to operate American Airlines' Embraer E145s

SAINT LOUIS, MO - Trans States Airlines, a wholly owned subsidiary of Trans States Holdings, Inc., today announced that it has finalized an agreement with American Airlines to operate at least 15 ...

Teamsters win Midwest seniority case for flight attendants

Teamsters win Midwest seniority case for flight attendants

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - The Teamsters Airline Division and Teamsters Local 135 prevailed in the Midwest Seniority Integration Arbitration on November 18, when labor arbitrator Homer C.

Watch him soar: Mark Brantley

St. Kitts and Nevis Deputy Premier and Minister of Tourism Watch him soar: Mark Brantley

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

Occasionally you enter a room and instantly recognize the most important person in that space; Mark Brantley has this type of charisma.

US Visa modernization: US President Obama assigns task group

US Visa modernization: US President Obama assigns task group

US President Obama today signed two memoranda today creating a task force on integration of new Americans & an interagency group on visa modernization.

Greyhound anticipates over 650,000 customers to travel this Thanksgiving

Greyhound anticipates over 650,000 customers to travel this Thanksgiving

DALLAS, TX - As everyone makes their travel plans for the Thanksgiving holiday, Greyhound reminds consumers that traveling by bus is one of the safest, most convenient and affordable ways to ...

Star-studded lineup announced for 92nd National Christmas Tree Lighting

Star-studded lineup announced for 92nd National Christmas Tree Lighting

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation announced that pop phenomenon Fifth Harmony, Grammy-winning legend Patti LaBelle, pop world duo Nico & Vinz, ...

United Airlines enables personal device entertainment for Android users

United Airlines enables personal device entertainment for Android users

CHICAGO, IL - United Airlines customers using Android devices can now use the latest version of the United app to access the airline's complimentary personal device entertainment service, which ...

Holland America Line names Orlando Ashford as president

Holland America Line names Orlando Ashford as president

SEATTLE, WA - Holland America Line announced today that effective Dec.

Conservation groups: Lifting catch limits for Hawaii fishing fleet violates international agreement

Conservation groups: Lifting catch limits for Hawaii fishing fleet violates international agreement

HONOLULU, Hawaii — Conservation groups sued the National Marine Fisheries Service today over a new rule allowing the Hawai‘i-based longline fleet to fish beyond limits set by international ...

Carnival acts on cruise industry growth in China

Carnival acts on cruise industry growth in China

Carnival Corporation & plc, the world's largest cruise company, today announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Fincantieri S.p.A., the world's largest cruise ship ...

Delta Air Lines is behind US President Obama on immigration

Delta Air Lines is behind US President Obama on immigration

Delta Air Lines issued the following statement on the announcement by the Obama Administration of reforms to the nation's immigration system:

Peak Resorts announces pricing of initial public offering

Peak Resorts announces pricing of initial public offering

Peak Resorts, Inc. today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 10,000,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $9.00 per share.

Lifting catch limits for Hawaii bigeye tuna violates international agreement

Lawsuit filed Lifting catch limits for Hawaii bigeye tuna violates international agreement

HONOLULU, Hawaii— Conservation groups sued the National Marine Fisheries Service today over a new rule allowing the Hawai‘i-based longline fleet to fish beyond limits set by international ...

National Tour Association renews Travel Agent Program

National Tour Association renews Travel Agent Program

LEXINGTON, Kentucky — Travel agents will be back in the mix at Travel Exchange ’15.

Rex Johnson, Mike McCartney and now Ronald Williams in charge of the Hawaii Tourism Authority

Hawaii Tourism Authority appoints new Interim President and CEO Rex Johnson, Mike McCartney and now Ronald Williams in charge of the Hawaii Tourism Authority

The message from the Hawaii Tourism Authority today is Mahalo Mike McCartney, Aloha and welcome Ronald Williams as our new CEO and president.

San Francisco’s holiday lights, sights and decorations

San Francisco’s holiday lights, sights and decorations

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - San Francisco is a city aglow during the holiday season, with decorations and activities that add to the city’s natural scenic beauty and magical atmosphere.

Expedia to sell airline branded fares in 2015

Expedia to sell airline branded fares in 2015

BELLEVUE, WA - Expedia announced that it will begin offering customers the ability to search for and purchase branded fares from select airlines in 2015.

Winter update: Cold in Midwest, East to ease in early December

Winter update: Cold in Midwest, East to ease in early December

A shift in the weather pattern in early December will deliver some relief for the 200 million people across the United States being blasted by bitter air.

Thanksgiving travel: Storm may slow early travel as 46 million take to roads

Thanksgiving travel: Storm may slow early travel as 46 million take to roads

Cold air will be less intense and much less widespread across the nation during the week of Thanksgiving, but there will still be a few travel trouble spots including areas of winterlike ...

Forget Boeing! Delta goes with Airbus: $14 billion aircraft order sealed

Forget Boeing! Delta goes with Airbus: $14 billion aircraft order sealed

Keeping the jobs at home? This is not really a priority for US-based Delta Air Lines these days.

Science should dictate Ebola response

Science should dictate Ebola response

WASHINGTON, DC - US Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on legislation introduced in Congress that would impose a partial ban on travel from African ...

New Business Development Manager for GTA travel wholesaler in Canada

New Business Development Manager for GTA travel wholesaler in Canada

GTA, one of the world’s largest travel wholesalers, has appointed a new Business Development Manager to build relationships with the wholesale travel trade in Canada.

Experts offers tips for holiday air travel

Experts offers tips for holiday air travel

HOUSTON, TX - Holiday travel season is nearly here, and today AIG Travel provided tips for navigating challenging holiday air travel experiences.

Barry Manilow will hit the road ONE LAST TIME!

Barry Manilow will hit the road ONE LAST TIME!

NEW YORK, NY - Barry Manilow announced today that he is going to "hit the road" and perform concerts across North America ONE LAST TIME! The music legend will launch his multiple-city ONE LAST ...

United Airlines extends relationship with Cleveland Browns

United Airlines extends relationship with Cleveland Browns

CLEVELAND, OH – United Airlines has extended its relationship with the Cleveland Browns, building on its ongoing service to the Cleveland area and the team.

Compensation for travel management professionals up 6 percent

Compensation for travel management professionals up 6 percent

ALEXANDRIA, VA - The majority of travel buyers (72 percent) are satisfied with their salaries, with average total compensation climbing six percent higher this year to $112,000, according to ...

Xanterra files for preliminary injunction to keep visitor services open at Grand Canyon

Xanterra files for preliminary injunction to keep visitor services open at Grand Canyon

DENVER, CO - Xanterra Parks & Resorts is the country's largest and oldest national park concessioner and has received numerous awards from the National Park Service (NPS) for its work in the ...

Over 46 million Americans to celebrate Thanksgiving with holiday getaway

Over 46 million Americans to celebrate Thanksgiving with holiday getaway

ORLANDO, FL - AAA Travel projects 46.3 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Thanksgiving weekend, the highest volume for the holiday since 2007 and a 4.2 percent ...

Get some of the California advertising budget: Recent $26 million may triple

Get some of the California advertising budget: Recent $26 million may triple

Californians, like Arnold Schwarzenegger, David Beckham, Rob Lowe, Kim Kardashian, and Betty White, are used by Visit California to entice travelers to visit this US West Coast tourism state.

Pilot's safety nightmare for Jet Blue, Delta and Virgin at JFK International Airport, New York

Pilot's safety nightmare for Jet Blue, Delta and Virgin at JFK International Airport, New York

A pilot's nightmare is repeating itself at busy New York JFK Airport.

US has world’s safest ATC system, but it needs improvement

US has world’s safest ATC system, but it needs improvement

WASHINGTON, DC - Nicholas E Calio, President and CEO of Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading US airlines, today testified before the House Transportation and ...

Spring-like relief to follow winter's early debut in eastern half of US

Spring-like relief to follow winter's early debut in eastern half of US

Following waves of arctic cold and snow, more typical of January, a few days of spring-like weather are on the way for the South, Midwest and Northeast starting this weekend.

Six dead as snow buries upstate New York, Great Lakes

Six dead as snow buries upstate New York, Great Lakes

Between 3 and 6 feet of snow and plunging temperatures have left thousands snowed in over upstate New York, and the cold and snow has taken lives.

ARC: Air ticket sales by US travel agencies rise 4.54 percent

ARC: Air ticket sales by US travel agencies rise 4.54 percent

ARLINGTON, VA – ARC, the financial settlement link between airlines and travel sellers, reported today that the consolidated dollar value of airline tickets sold by U.S.-based travel agencies ...

2014 Holiday Party Poll: No, most people do not like eggnog

2014 Holiday Party Poll: No, most people do not like eggnog

AUSTIN, TX - Finally, we have the answers to several age-old holiday questions:

No, most people (80 percent) do not like fruitcake.

No, most people (51 percent) do not like eggnog. ...

Abu Dhabi - San Francisco: Etihad inaugural  B777-300ER  landed

Abu Dhabi - San Francisco: Etihad inaugural B777-300ER landed

Etihad Airways’ flight EY183 touched down at San Francisco International Airport last night, marking the start of its new nonstop daily service between Abu Dhabi and San Francisco, the ...

B787 Dreamliner: Unsafe according to some Boeing experts

B787 Dreamliner: Unsafe according to some Boeing experts

Is the Dreamliner really safe? Employers for Boeing do not always think so. Al Jazeera's report and currently aired on that network is nothing more than shocking.

Boeing: Smoke coming from the fuselage

Boeing: Smoke coming from the fuselage

On a January morning in 2013, Kenichi Kawamura was taking the same flight he took every month, from Yamaguchi in southern Japan to the capital, Tokyo.

McIlhenny – TABASCO chief - to spice up Travel Exchange ’15 Opening Ceremony

McIlhenny – TABASCO chief - to spice up Travel Exchange ’15 Opening Ceremony

LEXINGTON, Kentucky — How about a little hot sauce with your scrambled eggs?

Hotel Man of the Half Century: Ellsworth Milton Statler

Hotel History Hotel Man of the Half Century: Ellsworth Milton Statler

By Stanley Turkel, CMHS

In 1950, the hotel industry picked the late E. M. Statler as the "Hotel Man of the Half Century," even though he had been dead for 22 years.

Baltia's 747 meets conformity requirements

Baltia's 747 meets conformity requirements

YPSILANTI, MI - Baltia Air Lines (BLTA) announced today that its Boeing 747 has met the FAA aircraft conformity requirements.

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