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Alaska Airlines names judges for Hawaii contest

Alaska Airlines' Hawaii 'Paint the Plane' Contest Alaska Airlines names judges for Hawaii contest

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Alaska Airlines, in partnership with the Hawaii State Department of Education and the Hawaii Association of Independent Schools, has appointed a 10-member judging panel for its ...

Toyota donates $1 million to support Hurricane Sandy relief efforts

Supporting relief efforts for victims of Hurricane Sandy Toyota donates $1 million to support Hurricane Sandy relief efforts

NEW YORK, NY - Toyota today announced a $1 million contribution to the American Red Cross and other nonprofit organizations to support relief efforts for victims of Hurricane Sandy in the regions ...

Brand USA and Orbitz Worldwide partner to promote US destinations

Orbitz Worldwide launches partnership with Brand USA Brand USA and Orbitz Worldwide partner to promote US destinations

CHICAGO, Ill. - Orbitz Worldwide has launched a partnership with Brand USA in support of the nation's first global marketing effort to promote the United States as a premier travel ...

Boeing Business Jets to offer the BBJ MAX

Boeing Business Jets Boeing Business Jets to offer the BBJ MAX

ORLANDO, Fla. - Boeing announced its intent to offer the BBJ MAX 8 and the BBJ MAX 9, furthering Boeing's dominance in the large cabin ultra-long-range business jet market.

Delta extends customer ability to change travel plans affected by Hurricane Sandy

Delta Air Lines Delta extends customer ability to change travel plans affected by Hurricane Sandy

ATLANTA, Georgia - Delta Air Lines is extending options for customers whose flight plans may be affected by impact from Hurricane Sandy.

From the White House in Washington DC

The latest on Hurricane Sandy from the White House From the White House in Washington DC

As communities up and down the East Coast prepare for Hurricane Sandy to make landfall, President Obama is urging residents in the path of the storm to heed warnings from state, local, and tribal ...

United Airlines extends east coast weather waiver rebooking period

weather impact extends to airline’s cleveland hub United Airlines extends east coast weather waiver rebooking period

CHICAGO, Illinois – United Airlines today extended the period during which customers whose flights were delayed or cancelled as a result of east coast weather may rebook their itineraries ...

NYSE and Nasdaq close for 2 days as Hurricane Sandy approaches

US stock exchange halts trading NYSE and Nasdaq close for 2 days as Hurricane Sandy approaches

For the first time since 1885, the NYSE and Nasdaq stock exchange will close for two business days, as Hurricane Sandy approaches the East Coast.

American Airlines updates customers on flight operations in Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

American Airlines suspending operations at a number of airports American Airlines updates customers on flight operations in Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

FORT WORTH, Texas - Due to severe weather from Hurricane Sandy, American Airlines and American Eagle are suspending operations at a number of airports in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions of ...

Expect higher airfares and longer lines during "peak travel" days

Holiday Travel Expect higher airfares and longer lines during "peak travel" days

JoDee Winterhof still hasn't bought her holiday plane tickets.

Simpleview provides strong DMS solution for European DMOs

expanding into the global marketplace Simpleview provides strong DMS solution for European DMOs

Sam Brace, Guest Contributor

Before Aviva Pearson started with Simpleview in February of 2012 as its newest Director of Business Development, her goal was to work with a company who had built a strong reputation in the ...

East Coast braces for Hurricane Sandy and winter storm

Airline Updates East Coast braces for Hurricane Sandy and winter storm

CHICAGO, Illinois – Hurricane Sandy is making its way from the Caribbean to the US East Coast and is expected to merge with a winter storm.

United Airlines Update on Flight Operations and cancellation during East Coast Storm

Hurricane update East Coast USA United Airlines Update on Flight Operations and cancellation during East Coast Storm

Due to severe weather forecast for the eastern United States, United Airlines has canceled selected flights to and from mid-Atlantic and northeast airports beginning Sunday evening.

Tsunami Hawaii: Governor said it's time to go home

No damage or injuries reported after tsunami warning Tsunami Hawaii: Governor said it's time to go home

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UPDATE at 1.00 AM HST: Hawaii Governor Abercrombie said: "It's time to go home." Looking at his dog he rescued and took to the Civil Defense command center, he said Mahalo(Thank You) to everyone ...

Texas Supreme Court and Hawaii state court side with online travel companies

Major legal victories for online travel companies Texas Supreme Court and Hawaii state court side with online travel companies

WASHINGTON, DC - Online travel companies (OTCs) cheered two major legal victories this week, as the Texas Supreme Court and a Hawaii state court affirmed that OTCs are not liable for lodging taxes ...

Texas Supreme Court and Hawaii state court side with online travel companies

Major legal victories for online travel companies Texas Supreme Court and Hawaii state court side with online travel companies

WASHINGTON, DC - Online travel companies (OTCs) cheered two major legal victories this week, as the Texas Supreme Court and a Hawaii state court affirmed that OTCs are not liable for lodging taxes ...

Troubled American Airlines says it intends to hire 2,500 pilots

American Airlines Troubled American Airlines says it intends to hire 2,500 pilots

NEW YORK, N.Y. - American Airlines says it intends to hire 2,500 pilots over the next five years.

Boeing projects $820 billion market for 7,290 new airplanes in North America

North American Aviation Market To Grow Boeing projects $820 billion market for 7,290 new airplanes in North America

TORONTO, Canada - Boeing forecasts that air carriers in North America will take delivery of 7,290 new airplanes over the next 20 years at a market value of $820 billion.

Windstar Cruises nears completion of fleet renovation

Windstar Cruises Windstar Cruises nears completion of fleet renovation

SEATTLE, Wash. - Windstar Cruises announced today the latest plans for the $18 million fleet-wide renovation project to be completed in December of this year.

Boeing starts building 777s at increased rate

8.3 per month rate is highest ever for a Boeing twin-aisle airplane Boeing starts building 777s at increased rate

EVERETT, Wash. - Boeing today began building the first 777 at the highest rate ever for a Boeing twin-aisle airplane.

IATA statement following Abu Dhabi conference labeled illusion

ASTA and BTC reject latest IATA claims IATA statement following Abu Dhabi conference labeled illusion

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia — The American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) and Business Travel Coalition (BTC) today rejected emphatically the claim by IATA that the new “standard” it has developed ...

Thrifty Car Rental launches mobile app for Windows Phone

Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc. Thrifty Car Rental launches mobile app for Windows Phone

TULSA, Okla. - Thrifty Car Rental, a subsidiary of Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc., today introduced its new mobile app for Microsoft's Windows Phone.

Five US spots where mermaids are making a big splash

Best US mermaid shows Five US spots where mermaids are making a big splash

Mythical mermaids have fascinated humans for centuries, and alluring creatures in bikini tops and fish tails seem to be keeping the love alive.

Hawaii Tourism Authority and Japan Association of Travel Agents sign MOU

launches Hawaii Two Million Visitors Initiative Hawaii Tourism Authority and Japan Association of Travel Agents sign MOU

HONOLULU, Hawaii - The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), the state's tourism agency, and the Japan Association of Travel Agents (JATA), Japan's sanctioned tourism association, signed a Memorandum of ...

One tourist killed, 6 seriously injured in Arizona tour bus crash

Tour Bus Crashes In Arizona One tourist killed, 6 seriously injured in Arizona tour bus crash

Australians on board a bus which crashed in the United States after touring the Grand Canyon have escaped without serious injury, the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) says.

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