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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.

Tuesday blizzard to bring NYC, Boston to a standstill

600 flights cancelled on Delta Airlines alone Tuesday blizzard to bring NYC, Boston to a standstill

Delta Airlines already confirmed to have cancelled 600 flights on Monday due to this developing storm.

Dubai-based Select Group acquires Radisson Blu Hotel Birmingham

Dubai-based Select Group acquires Radisson Blu Hotel Birmingham

LONDON, England - Royal Gulf Ltd, part of Select Group, announced today that it has acquired the centrally located, fully operational Birmingham based Radisson Blu Hotel managed by Rezidor Hotel ...

Bomb threat in Atlanta involving Delta Airlines and Southwest

Bomb threat in Atlanta involving Delta Airlines and Southwest

Several reporters are pointing to tweets saying that they are the source of the bomb threat scare at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport Atlanta.

TSA: 94-year-old man tried to get through airport security with loaded gun

TSA: 94-year-old man tried to get through airport security with loaded gun

TSA 2014 security checks at United States airports turned up a record number of firearms – a total of 2,122 – discovered in carry-on bags, averaging more than 6 a day at 224 airports.

Your American Journey is expected to bring tourists

Your American Journey is expected to bring tourists

My Great Place! It's the replacement for "Your American Journey."

Not so safe: Cubana, Iran Air, American Airlines;  Safest: Qantas, South West, Air New Zealand

Safe to fly: British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines Not so safe: Cubana, Iran Air, American Airlines; Safest: Qantas, South West, Air New Zealand

Safety first – it’s what all airlines will tell you, but is it true?

  • A pending law suit against American Airlines may disclose a different type of picture.
Expedia buys Travelocity from Sabre for $280 million in cash

Expedia buys Travelocity from Sabre for $280 million in cash

BELLEVUE, WA and SOUTHLAKE, TX - Expedia, Inc. and Sabre Corporation today announced that Expedia, Inc. has acquired Travelocity from Sabre Corporation for $280 million in cash.

USA unveils culinary "Dream Team" for next World's Fair

USA unveils culinary "Dream Team" for next World's Fair

NEW YORK, NY - The Friends of the USA Pavilion at Expo Milano 2015 are proud to announce that the United States will be represented by an unprecedented "dream team" of culinary talent at the ...

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