Airbus prepares “SHort AiRfield Package” modification for A320neo

Airbus prepares “SHort AiRfield Package” modification for A320neo

editor editor- September 18, 2015 20:43 0

FILTON, England - A team at Airbus’ facility in Filton, UK, has designed, built and tested a performance-enhancing component as an option for the A320neo. Read More

IATA May Financial Monitor data released

IATA May Financial Monitor data released

editor editor- June 5, 2015 16:13 0

Here are some of the key points of the Financial Monitor Airline Report for May 2015, just released by IATA. Read More

New passenger train service between Nairobi and Mombasa to take just 4 1/2 hours

editor editor- January 20, 2017 23:23 0

Kenya will become the first country in Africa to receive brand new long-distance passenger trains in February of this year. Read More

New Hotel Manager at MANATHAI Surin Phuket Hotel

New Hotel Manager at MANATHAI Surin Phuket Hotel

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 15, 2016 13:39 0

Ms. Pradtana Tubprayoon, also known as Khun Noina, has been appointed as the new Hotel Manager at MANATHAI Surin Phuket. Read More

Seychelles and French Tourism Ministers meet at Top Resa

Seychelles and French Tourism Ministers meet at Top Resa

editor editor- September 25, 2013 08:42 0

During the Top Resa 2013 Tourism Trade Fair, the French Minister, Mrs. Sylvia Pinel, Ministre de l'Artisanat, du Commerce et du Tourisme, was greeted at ... Read More

Holland America’s Volendam rescues 70 stranded sightseers in Alaska

Holland America’s Volendam rescues 70 stranded sightseers in Alaska

editor editor- August 21, 2012 06:50 0

SEATTLE, Wash. - While en route to Margerie Glacier in Glacier Bay, Alaska, Holland America Line's ms Volendam rescued 70 persons from a disabled sightseeing ... Read More

ETOA responds to new UK government tourism policy

ETOA responds to new UK government tourism policy

editor editor- March 4, 2011 05:38 0

The European Tour Operators Association (ETOA) broadly welcomed the new tourism policy, released today by the Tourism Minister. Read More

Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner earns FAA, EASA certification

Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner earns FAA, EASA certification

editor editor- June 17, 2014 02:10 0

EVERETT, WA - The Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner has been certified by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for ... Read More

Seychelles’ national airline, Port Authority & hotels shine at World Travel Awards

Seychelles’ national airline, Port Authority & hotels shine at World Travel Awards

editor editor- July 11, 2017 21:21 2

The Seychelles national airline was among the top winners at this year’s World Travel Awards bagging four major accolades. The travel awards on Saturday crowned ... Read More

Air Asia announcement pushes airline stock to record level

Air Asia announcement pushes airline stock to record level

editor editor- October 7, 2015 08:57 0

Shares of AirAsia Bhd rose to their highest in nearly two weeks after Reuters reported that the founders of Asia's largest budget airline are sounding ... Read More

Qantas introduces exercise video to help prevent DVT

Qantas introduces exercise video to help prevent DVT

editor editor- June 24, 2015 00:44 0

MELBOURNE, Australia - Qantas has become the first airline in the world to launch an exercise video on all its international flights to help prevent ... Read More

eTN to support Airport Security Conference as media partner

eTN to support Airport Security Conference as media partner

editor editor- November 14, 2015 07:00 0

eTurboNews (eTN) announced it will support the Airport Security Conference, as a media partner. Read More

Qatar Airways to introduce new amenity kits to Economy Class passengers this month

editor editor- January 10, 2017 04:01 0

As part of an ongoing upgrade across its portfolio of on-board products, Qatar Airways will introduce new amenity kits to Economy Class passengers from this ... Read More

Tourism to the fore as Scotland bids to lure back diaspora

Tourism to the fore as Scotland bids to lure back diaspora

editor editor- February 21, 2008 03:39 0

EDINBURGH, Scotland — Scotland has long attracted crowds of tourists drawn by golf and whisky, but now the new government, which wants independence from London, ... Read More

Southern Africa unveils single tourism brand

Southern Africa unveils single tourism brand

editor editor- May 13, 2008 03:04 0

The 2010 Transfrontier Conservation Areas (TFCAs) brand has been unveiled by nine Southern African countries at the Tourism Indaba 2008 in a bid to encourage ... Read More

Aeromexico commences Quito – Mexico City flights

Aeromexico commences Quito – Mexico City flights

editor editor- January 15, 2014 00:02 0

QUITO, Ecuador - Yesterday, Aeromexico, Mexico's largest global airline, submitted to Corporacion Quiport, the company operating the concession for Mariscal Sucre International Airport, its new ... Read More

UNWTO funding for Tourism Legacy project in Livingstone, Zambia

UNWTO funding for Tourism Legacy project in Livingstone, Zambia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 11, 2016 14:49 0

Zambia has been given USD47,500 for a UNWTO Tourism Legacy project to be set up in the tourist capital of Livingstone. Read More

President Nasheed welcomes Mubarak’s departure

President Nasheed welcomes Mubarak’s departure

editor editor- February 14, 2011 03:45 0

(eTN) - President Mohamed Nasheed of the Maldives has welcomed Hosni Mubarak’s decision to resign from office. Read More

Kampala set for hotel workshop on e-solutions

Kampala set for hotel workshop on e-solutions

editor editor- February 11, 2015 03:06 0

Training in e-solutions has gathered momentum across the Eastern African region last year and the trend continues in 2015. Read More

Travel advisors rate best honeymoon destinations for each month of the year

Travel advisors rate best honeymoon destinations for each month of the year

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- November 28, 2018 09:30 0

A new poll of professional travel advisors, who specialize in researching and booking honeymoon trips, names the best destinations for each month of the calendar ... Read More

International tourism 2010: multi-speed recovery

International tourism 2010: multi-speed recovery

editor editor- January 18, 2011 03:35 0

International tourism recovered strongly in 2010 according to the advance release of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) World Tourism Barometer. Read More

Add-on holiday option explored between South America and Seychelles

Add-on holiday option explored between South America and Seychelles

editor editor- September 1, 2012 00:43 0

Ambassador Tony Leon for South Africa in Argentina met with Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, and together they discussed the ... Read More

Two airlines get bomb hoaxes to delay flights

Two airlines get bomb hoaxes to delay flights

editor editor- December 2, 2009 04:23 0

What's crazier than one passenger calling in a bomb threat to delay a flight? Having two different passengers calling in bomb threats to delay two ... Read More

InterCaribbean Airways announces new Kingston-Montego Bay flights

InterCaribbean Airways announces new Kingston-Montego Bay flights

editor editor- April 2, 2014 02:45 0

KINGSTON, Jamaica - interCaribbean Airways is pleased to announce the introduction of new scheduled non-stop air service connecting Kingston to Montego Bay, with 16 weekly ... Read More

US-Cuba Travel Summit commences in Cancun

US-Cuba Travel Summit commences in Cancun

editor editor- March 26, 2010 05:10 0

The U.S.-Cuba Travel Summit began in Cancun Wednesday with travel professionals and Cuban officials in attendance, the National Tour Association (NTA) reports. Read More

Trinidad and Tobago leads the region on symposium in Tour Guiding Safety and Security

Trinidad and Tobago leads the region on symposium in Tour Guiding Safety and Security

editor editor- November 20, 2014 01:46 0

PORT-OF-SPAIN, TRINIDAD – The Tourism Development Company of Trinidad and Tobago Limited (TDC) in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism (MOT) hosted its Inaugural Tourism ... Read More

Congo, Oh Congo:  Will there ever be peace?

Congo, Oh Congo: Will there ever be peace?

editor editor- October 28, 2008 08:07 0

The east of the sprawling jungle nation of Congo is again in turmoil, as troops loyal to General Nkunda have taken control of a large ... Read More

830 flights cancelled for Friday due to Lufthansa strike

editor editor- November 24, 2016 23:51 0

Yesterday evening, the Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) pilots’ union announced another extension of the strike that has been ongoing since Wednesday. Read More

Cunard joins new Statue of Liberty Museum crowdfunding campaign

Cunard joins new Statue of Liberty Museum crowdfunding campaign

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- July 2, 2018 15:52 0

Luxury cruise line Cunard has partnered with The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation on its crowdfunding campaign to help build the new Statue of Liberty ... Read More

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