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Jet Edge takes delivery of two new large cabin Gulfstreams

Jet Edge takes delivery of two new large cabin Gulfstreams

LOS ANGELES, CA - Jet Edge International welcomes two West Coast based Large Cabin Aircraft to its expanding fleet.

Americans going abroad for medical care amid rising costs

Americans going abroad for medical care amid rising costs

LOS ANGELES, CA - According to a study done at Harvard University, "62% of bankruptcies in the United States are due to medical expenses" and that percentage is steadily increasing.

Unlimited vacation: The allure of endless summers

Unlimited vacation: The allure of endless summers

MENLO PARK, CA - Unlimited vacation seems like an enticing workplace benefit, but can it also boost productivity? Yes, new research from staffing firm The Creative Group suggests.

World's largest privately-owned cruise line launches new loyalty program

World's largest privately-owned cruise line launches new loyalty program

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - MSC Cruises, the world's largest privately-owned cruise line, announced today the launch of MSC Voyagers Club, the company's new loyalty program, that provides increased ...

Scientists study dolphins at luxury Hawaii resort

Scientists study dolphins at luxury Hawaii resort

HONOLULU, Hawaii - On July 8, 2015, the prestigious Journal of Experimental Biology published a first of its kind study providing new insights into how bottlenose dolphins breathe and handle dive ...

JFK airport building world’s only private animal terminal

JFK airport building world’s only private animal terminal

NEW YORK, NY - New York’s JFK international airport is building a state-of-the-art facility for animals.

Air Lease Corporation places two Airbus A320-200s with Frontier Airlines

Air Lease Corporation places two Airbus A320-200s with Frontier Airlines

LOS ANGELES, CA - Air Lease Corporation announced long term lease agreements with Frontier Airlines, an ultra-low-cost carrier based in the United States, for two new Airbus A320-200s.

ARC: US travel agencies air ticket sales flat in 2015

ARC: US travel agencies air ticket sales flat in 2015

ARLINGTON, VA - Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC), the financial settlement link between airlines and travel sellers, reported today that the consolidated dollar value of airline tickets sold ...

Airbnb announces global expansion of its Business Travel program

Airbnb announces global expansion of its Business Travel program

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Airbnb, the world’s leading community-driven hospitality company, announced the global expansion of its Business Travel program with the launch of a new product suite aimed ...

Heat relief to come to Boston, New York, DC by midweek

Heat relief to come to Boston, New York, DC by midweek

The I-95 corridor of the Northeast and mid-Atlantic will have to deal with more sizzling heat to start the new week, but extended relief will come by midweek.

New York's Mayor brings his swagger to Grace Jamaican Jerk festival

New York's Mayor brings his swagger to Grace Jamaican Jerk festival

QUEENS, NY - New York's largest Caribbean food event, the Grace Jamaican Jerk festival was jam-packed with entertainment for everyone including New York's Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady ...

Tropical system or two may brew near Southeast US coast late July

Tropical system or two may brew near Southeast US coast late July

Waters along the southeastern United States coast may become the breeding grounds for tropical development in the Atlantic Basin during the last week in July.

Boeing forecasts rising demand for airline pilots, technicians

Boeing forecasts rising demand for airline pilots, technicians

OSHKOSH, WI - Boeing today released a new forecast showing continued strong demand for commercial airline pilots and maintenance technicians as the world's airlines add 38,000 airplanes to the ...

Aqua Hospitality expands Waikiki portfolio

Aqua Hospitality expands Waikiki portfolio

HONOLULU, Hawaii – Aqua Hospitality, an operating business of Interval Leisure Group, announced the addition of the Ohia Waikiki to its Waikiki management portfolio effective June 2015.

Canada concludes air transport agreements with Nigeria, Mali and Oman

Canada concludes air transport agreements with Nigeria, Mali and Oman

OTTAWA, Canada - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today announced new air transport agreements with Nigeria, Mali and Oman, which will allow Canadian airlines to better serve ...

United Airlines applauds reopening of US and Cuban Embassies

United Airlines applauds reopening of US and Cuban Embassies

CHICAGO, IL – United Airlines issued the following statement today after the reopening of the US Embassy in Havana, Cuba and the Cuban Embassy in Washington, D.C.

PRBA statement on Boeing's advice to airlines on transporting batteries

PRBA statement on Boeing's advice to airlines on transporting batteries

WASHINGTON, DC - PRBA–The Rechargeable Battery Association shares Boeing's goal of improving the safe transport of bulk shipments of lithium ion batteries by air.

VIA Rail train service resumed between Toronto and Montreal, Toronto and Ottawa

VIA Rail train service resumed between Toronto and Montreal, Toronto and Ottawa

MONTRÉAL, Canada - VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) wishes to inform its passengers that its train service has resumed between Toronto and Ottawa, as well as between Toronto and Montreal, in both ...

Heavy thunderstorms, emergency landing after Alaska Airlines got hit: Today in Southern California

Heavy thunderstorms, emergency landing after Alaska Airlines got hit: Today in Southern California

Are you on vacation in the Los Angeles area today? It may not be such a fun place to be, but it's an unusual time when it comes to weather today.

Travel advisory - VIA Rail suspends train service between Toronto and Montreal as well as Toronto and Ottawa

Travel advisory - VIA Rail suspends train service between Toronto and Montreal as well as Toronto and Ottawa

VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) wishes to inform its passengers that due to the derailment of a CN train east of Oshawa at 14:15 blocking rail infrastructure, all trains are canceled for the remainder ...

Raise awareness of Clarke Sydenham Nature Reserve

Raise awareness of Clarke Sydenham Nature Reserve

Le Nichoir has installed six new interpretation panels along the trails of the Clarke Sydenham Nature Reserve as part of a project to raise awareness of the reserve's avian habitats.

Four tourists found dead in vacation cabin in Maine

Four tourists found dead in vacation cabin in Maine

Four tourists on vacation from Massachusetts were found dead of apparent carbon monoxide poisoning at a holiday cabin in Maine.

More details are not yet available.

Only in Hawaii: Hot, muggy, and snowing

The tourism state of aloha Only in Hawaii: Hot, muggy, and snowing

HAWAII - Despite the record-level hot and muggy weather that Hawaii is currently experiencing, snow fell on the mountain top of Mauna Kea today on the Big Island.

Disneyland Resort celebrates 60th anniversary

Disneyland Resort celebrates 60th anniversary

ANAHEIM, CA - Sixty years ago today, Walt Disney dedicated his dream project: Disneyland – a land beyond the boundaries of the motion pictures with which he'd made his reputation, a park where ...

America's "Top Swim Cities" named

America's "Top Swim Cities" named

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - Ann Arbor, Michigan, is the best swim city in America for the second consecutive year, according to a second-annual study commissioned by USA Swimming and Speedo USA.

Restaurant 356: Porsche opens fine dining restaurant in Atlanta

Restaurant 356: Porsche opens fine dining restaurant in Atlanta

ATLANTA, GA - Porsche Cars North America, Inc. has officially opened the doors to its new fine dining "Restaurant 356" in Atlanta, Georgia.

Carnival Corporation increases dividend by 20 percent

Carnival Corporation increases dividend by 20 percent

MIAMI, FL - Carnival Corporation & plc has announced that it has increased its quarterly dividend to $0.30 per share.

US Marines killed in "brazen, brutal act of domestic terrorism"

US Marines killed in "brazen, brutal act of domestic terrorism"

CHATTANOOGA, TN - Four US Marines were killed on Thursday by a gunman who opened fire at two military offices in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The gunman was shot dead.

Moving through Hawaii airports just got easier

Moving through Hawaii airports just got easier

Washington, DC – As if you needed a reason to be happier at a Hawaii airport, a bill was passed today by the US Senate Appropriations Committee that will make it easier for tourists to the Aloha ...

United Airlines flight attendants demanding global attention for fairness

United Airlines flight attendants demanding global attention for fairness

WASHINGTON, DC – "The picket lines have been absolutely electric today,” said AFA International President Sara Nelson, commenting on the United Airlines flight attendant protest going on ...

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