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Connecting people to nature a key outcome of the World Conservation Congress

Connecting people to nature a key outcome of the World Conservation Congress

IUCN

#NatureForAll is IUCN’s new global movement founded on a simple idea: the more people experience, connect with, and share their love for nature, the more support there will be for its ...

Global SuperTanker's Spirit of John Muir cleared to fly

Global SuperTanker's Spirit of John Muir cleared to fly

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - Global SuperTanker Services, LLC is pleased to announce that its firefighting B747-400, the Spirit of John Muir, has received its final safety and operational approvals from ...

WestJet reports August load factor of 86.5 percent

WestJet reports August load factor of 86.5 percent

CALGARY, Canada - WestJet today announced August 2016 traffic results with a load factor of 86.5 percent an increase of 1.9 percentage points year over year.

A day of new international destinations replacing old ones at American Airlines

A day of new international destinations replacing old ones at American Airlines

Today was a date of cancellations and new flights for American Airlines' new planned international routes now open for reservation; other routes were cancelled altogether.

Global conservation summit sets direction for post-2015 sustainability agenda

Global conservation summit sets direction for post-2015 sustainability agenda

IUCN

HONOLULU, Hawaii – The IUCN World Conservation Congress closed today in Hawaiʻi, setting the global conservation agenda for the next four years and defining a roadmap for the implementation of ...

Eat like a local on Columbus Avenue: NY’s eclectic westside

Eat like a local on Columbus Avenue: NY’s eclectic westside

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

Alex Garcia opened AG Kitchen in 2012.

IUCN Congress Hawai‘i Commitments set sail

IUCN Congress Hawai‘i Commitments set sail

IUCN

Today, members of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) adopted the Hawai‘i Commitments, an innovative document that sets out the opportunities to meet key conservation ...

Plane clips building, crashes at California airport

Plane clips building, crashes at California airport

FULLERTON, CA – A small private plane crashed on the runway at Fullerton Airport, after it clipped a building during the landing on Saturday afternoon.

IUCN members elect new leadership

IUCN members elect new leadership

IUCN

Today, members of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) elected the President, Treasurer, Commission Chairs, and Regional Councilors across eight global regions for 2016-2020 ...

Etihad Airways partners with Jimmy Choo

Etihad Airways partners with Jimmy Choo

NEW YORK, NY - Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates and the official airline of New York Fashion Week, announced the extension of its commitment to the global fashion ...

FAA: Experienced air traffic controllers wanted

FAA: Experienced air traffic controllers wanted

WASHINGTON, DC - The Federal Aviation Administration is now accepting job applications from people with previous air traffic control experience. The FAA will accept the applications from Sept.

United Airlines reports August 2016 operational performance

United Airlines reports August 2016 operational performance

CHICAGO, IL - United Airlines (UAL) today reported August 2016 operational results.

Southwest Airlines and flight attendant union reach tentative agreement

Southwest Airlines and flight attendant union reach tentative agreement

DALLAS, TX - Southwest Airlines Co announced today that it has reached a Tentative Agreement with the Transport Workers Union Local 556, the Union that represents the Company's Flight Attendants. ...

IUCN and Mission Blue announce new ocean Hope Spots

IUCN and Mission Blue announce new ocean Hope Spots

IUCN

HONOLULU, Hawaii – Fourteen new Hope Spots, which include Hatteras in North Carolina and Malpelo off the coast of Columbia, were evaluated for their exceptional qualities by the joint Mission ...

Canada to chair North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation

Canada to chair North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation

OTTAWA, Canada - Canada, the US and Mexico today successfully concluded the Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) Council Session in Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico.

Alaska Airlines new commercials featuring its Chief Football Officer

Alaska Airlines new commercials featuring its Chief Football Officer

SEATTLE, WA - Alaska Airlines today released its third season of popular TV commercials featuring Chief Football Officer Russell Wilson and kicked off promotions for fans and customers for the ...

Teamsters scream bloody murder about NetJets' subcontracting

Teamsters scream bloody murder about NetJets' subcontracting

COLUMBUS, OH - The Teamsters Airline Division and Local 284 criticized NetJets today for continuing to subcontract critical aircraft maintenance to vendors and subcontractors as part of a scheme ...

Virgin America: Traffic and load factor up in August

Virgin America: Traffic and load factor up in August

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Virgin America Inc today reported its preliminary operational results for August 2016.

Korean Air and Delta to strengthen partnership

Korean Air and Delta to strengthen partnership

Korean Air and Delta Air Lines, founding members of SkyTeam, will strengthen their partnership by expanding codeshares to more than 100 US and Canadian destinations and over 30 cities across ...

Chief Marketing Officer of Extended Stay America resigns

Largest owner/operator of company-branded hotels in North America Chief Marketing Officer of Extended Stay America resigns

CHARLOTTE, NC - Extended Stay America announced today that it has accepted the resignation of its chief marketing officer.

Ascend Hotel Collection welcomes The Peery Hotel

Ascend Hotel Collection welcomes The Peery Hotel

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - Today, the Ascend Hotel Collection from Choice Hotels International, Inc welcomed The Peery Hotel in Salt Lake City, UT, as the newest addition to its growing portfolio of one ...

More than 50 debuts confirmed for 2016 LA Auto Show

More than 50 debuts confirmed for 2016 LA Auto Show

LOS ANGELES, CA - The LA Auto Show announced today that it expects more than 50 vehicles to be unveiled in front of media, analysts and industry executives during its trade show, AutoMobility ...

Delta Air Lines employees to build Habitat for Humanity homes in six cities

Delta Air Lines employees to build Habitat for Humanity homes in six cities

ATLANTA, GA - Delta Air Lines employees from across the country will build or renovate affordable, single family homes in partnership with Habitat for Humanity International this fall.

Tourist shot dead at Wyndham Orlando Resort on International Drive

Tourist shot dead at Wyndham Orlando Resort on International Drive

A vacation in Orlando, Florida, ended with death for a 53-year-old tourist.

JetBlue ramps up plan for 200 peak day departures from Boston airport

JetBlue ramps up plan for 200 peak day departures from Boston airport

NEW YORK, NY - JetBlue today announced plans to grow its Boston focus city by more than 40 percent to 200 peak day departures, including the launch of its 63rd nonstop destination, Atlanta.

ARC gears up for third annual TravelConnect Conference

ARC gears up for third annual TravelConnect Conference

ARLINGTON, VA - Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC), the premier driver of intelligence and commerce in the air travel industry, is readying the company’s third annual and highly acclaimed ...

Holland America adds seventh cruise ship to 2017 Alaska season

Holland America adds seventh cruise ship to 2017 Alaska season

SEATTLE, WA - To support the increasing demand for Alaska summer cruises, Holland America Line is redeploying ms Oosterdam from Europe to The Last Frontier for the 2017 summer season.

The Venetian Las Vegas hosts 'An Evening With Al Pacino'

The Venetian Las Vegas hosts 'An Evening With Al Pacino'

LAS VEGAS, NV - Actor, screenwriter, producer and director Al Pacino will bring his acclaimed "An Evening with Al Pacino," to the Opaline Theatre inside The Venetian Las Vegas on Saturday, October ...

Revolutionizing private aviation in North America

Revolutionizing private aviation in North America

LONDON, England - Stratajet, the world's first platform that allows customers to search for, compare and book private jets flights in real-time, has today gone live in the US.

Air Canada to fly nonstop from Vancouver to Dallas-Fort Worth

Air Canada to fly nonstop from Vancouver to Dallas-Fort Worth

VANCOUVER, Canada - Air Canada announced today the introduction of new daily year-round non-stop service between Vancouver and Dallas-Fort Worth beginning February 5, 2017.

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