Category: International Travel News

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Mumbai airport beefs up security after major security breach by ‘mentally-ill’ man

Mumbai airport beefs up security after major security breach by ‘mentally-ill’ man

Indian officials said today that Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) and Mumbai Police will enhance ... Read More

French seaside resort town turns into fortress for G7 summit

French seaside resort town turns into fortress for G7 summit

Police and paramilitary in black uniforms are now seen everywhere in Biarritz, as the seaside ... Read More

Russia: Never mind Interjet, Sukhoi Superjet-100 is great plane and will only get better

Russia: Never mind Interjet, Sukhoi Superjet-100 is great plane and will only get better

Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Friday that Sukhoi Superjet-100 (SSJ-100), the first civilian aircraft ... Read More

Trump’s trade war goes nuclear with new tariffs on $550 billion in Chinese goods

Trump’s trade war goes nuclear with new tariffs on $550 billion in Chinese goods

President Trump has berated China’s attempt to offset the trade war losses as ‘unfair’ and ... Read More

Azul Airlines first Brazilian carrier to join TSA Pre-Check

Azul Airlines first Brazilian carrier to join TSA Pre-Check

Azul Brazilian Airlines is the first Brazilian carrier to be certified by the Transportation Security ... Read More

Only foreign operator of Russian Sukhoi SuperJet 100 planes wants to get rid of them

Only foreign operator of Russian Sukhoi SuperJet 100 planes wants to get rid of them

Mexico's Interjet, which is currently the only foreign airline operating Russian Sukhoi SuperJet 100 aircraft, ... Read More

Two emergency landings in one day, three in 8 days – what’s wrong with Russia’s Ural Air?

Two emergency landings in one day, three in 8 days – what’s wrong with Russia’s Ural Air?

For the second time today, Russia's Ural Airlines' passenger jet was forced to make emergency ... Read More

First Indian commercial flight flies over North Pole

First Indian commercial flight flies over North Pole

Air India’s nonstop Delhi-San Francisco flight created history on India’s 73rd Independence Day — it ... Read More

Mexico’s competition regulator fines Cancún International Airport $3.7 million

Mexico’s competition regulator fines Cancún International Airport $3.7 million

Mexico’s Federal Economic Competition Commission (Cofece) announced today that it fined Cancún International Airport 72.5 ... Read More

Hong Kong pro-democracy protests take toll on local tour operators, retailers

Hong Kong pro-democracy protests take toll on local tour operators, retailers

With trip planners turned away from Hong Kong amid ongoing mass pro-democracy protests, Hong Kong ... Read More

Brits are staying home amid Brexit currency confusion

Brits are staying home amid Brexit currency confusion

Continued turmoil around Brexit over a possible no deal is causing widespread confusion over currency ... Read More

Curaçao Tourism welcomes United Airlines new direct nonstop flight from Newark

Curaçao Tourism welcomes United Airlines new direct nonstop flight from Newark

The Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao will welcome a weekly United Airlines flight out of ... Read More

Malaysia: New airline passenger ‘departure tax’ goes into effect September 1

Malaysia: New airline passenger ‘departure tax’ goes into effect September 1

Beginning on September 1, 2019, travelers flying out from Malaysia will be required to pay ... Read More

South Pacific Cruise Alliance welcomes Guam

South Pacific Cruise Alliance welcomes Guam

The South Pacific Cruise Alliance is pleased to announce the Micronesian US Territory of Guam ... Read More

For the fifth time, Iconic Santorini collects a World Travel Award

For the fifth time, Iconic Santorini collects a World Travel Award

For more than a quarter century, the hospitality experts at the World Travel Awards organization ... Read More