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Proud Emirates Revealed: The Emirates Pavilion

Proud Emirates Revealed: The Emirates Pavilion

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 28, 2019 16:54 0

Emirates, Premier Partner and the Official Airline of Expo 2020 Dubai, today unveiled the design and visitor experience concepts of its ultramodern pavilion for the ... Read More

U.S. Travel applauds introduction to rename Visa Waiver Program

U.S. Travel applauds introduction to rename Visa Waiver Program

editor editor- March 28, 2019 21:41 3

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Barnes issued the following statement on the introduction of a bill to rename ... Read More

New Delhi welcomes new Qatar Visa Center

New Delhi welcomes new Qatar Visa Center

editor editor- March 27, 2019 23:33 0

At the new Qatar Visa Center in New Delhi, India, work visa applicants for the State of Qatar will be able to sign on work ... Read More

US travel sector retains  Number One status and grows despite trade tensions

US travel sector retains Number One status and grows despite trade tensions

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019 12:36 0

The United States retained its status as the world’s largest Travel & Tourism economy despite a standstill in international visitors from China, according to major ... Read More

Airline passengers pleased about automated passport control

Airline passengers pleased about automated passport control

editor editor- February 27, 2019 00:04 0

Airline passengers are using automated technology for passport checks at double the rate recorded in 2017 and are more satisfied when doing so. In 2018, ... Read More

Delta Air Lines climbs in Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies rankings

Delta Air Lines climbs in Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies rankings

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019 19:10 0

Delta is one of Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies Worldwide for the second consecutive year – the only airline on the who's who of tech ... Read More

WTTC and IBMATA promote biometric technology for safe, secure and seamless travel

WTTC and IBMATA promote biometric technology for safe, secure and seamless travel

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019 16:35 0

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and the International Border Management & Technologies Association (IBMATA) announce a partnership to promote safe, secure and seamless ... Read More

IATO: India needs to take ‘several steps’ if it wants 20 million tourists by 2020

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019 20:05 0

India needs to take several steps if it wants to achieve the ambitious target of getting 20 million tourists by 2020. This sound advise and ... Read More

Delta Air Lines CEO: The goal is to make travel ‘magical’

Delta Air Lines CEO: The goal is to make travel ‘magical’

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019 01:31 0

Delta CEO Ed Bastian told the tech world Tuesday that Delta's goal is to make travel something customers don't have to endure, but a magical ... Read More

Delta Air Lines carried 15.5 million passengers in ‘record’ November 2018

Delta Air Lines carried 15.5 million passengers in ‘record’ November 2018

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018 06:10 0

Delta Air Lines today reported operating performance for November 2018. The company carried 15.5 million customers across its broad global network, a record for the ... Read More

World Travel Market showcasing innovative technology initiatives

World Travel Market showcasing innovative technology initiatives

editor editor- October 26, 2012 02:55 0

World Travel Market (WTM), the leading global event for the travel industry, is showcasing a world first with Palladium Hotel Group’s (formerly Fiesta Hotel Group) ... Read More

Indonesia ports ready to start biometric screening

Indonesia ports ready to start biometric screening

editor editor- March 27, 2010 06:16 0

Adisucipto International Airport (JOG) serving Yogyakarta in Java will be the first airport in Indonesia to introduce Read More

US Department of Homeland Security begins test of biometric exit procedures

editor editor- May 29, 2009 06:07 0

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today began collecting biometrics - digital fingerprints - from non-US citizens departing the United States as part of ... Read More

Global Entry kiosks now available at LAX, Miami, Chicago and Atlanta

Global Entry kiosks now available at LAX, Miami, Chicago and Atlanta

editor editor- October 3, 2008 05:48 0

WASHINGTON, DC – US Customs and Border Protection announced today that Global Entry kiosks are now available at four additional international US airports. Read More

Air Transport Association applauds House of Representatives on decision to withhold biometric collection funding

Air Transport Association applauds House of Representatives on decision to withhold biometric collection funding

editor editor- September 26, 2008 07:39 0

WASHINGTON, DC (September 25, 2008) - The Air Transport Association of America (ATA), the industry trade organization for the leading US airlines, applauded the House ... Read More

Southwest pilots launch TSA demonstration project to test biometric screening

Southwest pilots launch TSA demonstration project to test biometric screening

editor editor- September 18, 2008 08:58 0

BALTIMORE and WASHINGTON (September 17, 2008) - Today a Southwest Airlines pilot will be the first aircrew member to be screened by the Transportation Security ... Read More

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