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IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed
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IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced a downgrade of its 2019 outlook for the global air transport industry to ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: Visitor spending declined 6.2 percent in April 2019
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Hawaii Tourism: Visitor spending declined 6.2 percent in April 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $1.33 billion in April 2019, a decrease of 6.2 percent compared ... Read More

National Park Tourism in Hawaii are big business: $734 Million in Economic Benefit
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National Park Tourism in Hawaii are big business: $734 Million in Economic Benefit

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 4.8 million visitors to national parks in Hawaii spent $526 million ... Read More

48 million Americans would skip a credit card payment over a vacation
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48 million Americans would skip a credit card payment over a vacation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

48 million Americans say they would skip a credit card payment before they’d skip a vacation, according a new survey ... Read More

Reforms needed at US airliners: Air travel delays
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Reforms needed at US airliners: Air travel delays

editor editor- May 14, 2019

Most major US airports experience flight disruptions on a daily basis, with Chicago O'Hare International Airport leading the pack. Within ... Read More

Carsten Spohr: Lufthansa Group focuses on high-quality, responsible growth
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Carsten Spohr: Lufthansa Group focuses on high-quality, responsible growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 7, 2019

"Lufthansa Group has become even stronger, more efficient and more modern," says Carsten Spohr, Chairman of the Executive Board of ... Read More

Brand USA propels tourism as economic driver
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Brand USA propels tourism as economic driver

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 5, 2019

This year’s National Travel and Tourism Week, May 5-11, again celebrates the role of one of the most significant and ... Read More

Things to Look for While Buying the Best Travel Insurance
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Things to Look for While Buying the Best Travel Insurance

editor editor- May 3, 2019

Travel insurance comes in handy in the hour of need while travelling. It restrains you from paying the hefty medical ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority: Visitor spending down 2.4 percent in Q1 2019
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Hawaii Tourism Authority: Visitor spending down 2.4 percent in Q1 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $4.52 billion in the first quarter of 2019, a decrease of ... Read More

Number of Hawaii visitors up but spending down
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Number of Hawaii visitors up but spending down

editor editor- March 28, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $1.39 billion in February 2019, a decrease of 2.7 percent compared ... Read More

Aéroports de Montréal: Record number of travelers at Montréal-Trudeau
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Aéroports de Montréal: Record number of travelers at Montréal-Trudeau

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 23, 2019

Aéroports de Montréal (ADM) today announced its operating results for the year ended December 31, 2018. A record number of ... Read More

Fraport 2018 Fiscal Year: Revenue and Earnings Increase Significantly
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Fraport 2018 Fiscal Year: Revenue and Earnings Increase Significantly

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 19, 2019

Boards propose dividend increase to EUR2 - Outlook remains positive In the 2018 fiscal year (ending December 31), Fraport AG ... Read More

Record travel insurance claims expected after grounding of Boeing 737 Max jets
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Record travel insurance claims expected after grounding of Boeing 737 Max jets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

Travel insurance claims advocates at InsureMyTrip are gearing up for a record number of claims following the grounding of Boeing ... Read More

Visiting Mauritius: What is the best way to rent a car in Mauritius?
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Visiting Mauritius: What is the best way to rent a car in Mauritius?

editor editor- March 14, 2019

Mauritius, an island nation in the Indian Ocean, welcomes visitors with its exotic beaches and fine hotels. It is a ... Read More

Trans States Airlines introduces $60,000 signing bonus for pilots
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Trans States Airlines introduces $60,000 signing bonus for pilots

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

Trans States Airlines now offers the highest new hire bonus package of any regional airline, with up to $60,000 in ... Read More

Vatel Mauritius on exploratory visit to Seychelles
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Vatel Mauritius on exploratory visit to Seychelles

mm Alain St.Ange- March 5, 2019

Renaud Azema has been given the responsiblity to spread the Vatel Brand Over the Indian Ocean and in the Southern ... Read More

Making air travel affordable and accessible to the common man
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Making air travel affordable and accessible to the common man

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- March 1, 2019

Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Mr. Suresh Prabhu, today advised state government to board the “Udan” regional ... Read More

UK hotel profits drop due to rising costs
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UK hotel profits drop due to rising costs

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

Despite a 3.4-percent year-over-year increase in RevPAR in January, profit per room at UK hotels dropped by 2.6 percent due ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: January visitor spending down 3.8%
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Hawaii Tourism: January visitor spending down 3.8%

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $1.62 billion in January 2019, a decrease of 3.8 percent compared ... Read More

Farewell A380: Airbus announces the end of superjumbo production
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Farewell A380: Airbus announces the end of superjumbo production

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 14, 2019

European aerospace giant Airbus has announced Thursday it will stop making its superjumbo A380 in 2021. The announcement came after ... Read More

Airbus reports strong Full-Year 2018 results, delivers on guidance
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Airbus reports strong Full-Year 2018 results, delivers on guidance

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- February 14, 2019

Strong 2018 performance, guidance delivered Revenues € 64 billion; EBIT Adjusted € 5.8 billion; Free Cash Flow Before M&A and ... Read More

Five airline passengers injured in Russian airport airstair collapse
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Five airline passengers injured in Russian airport airstair collapse

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019

Five people were injured as the airstair collapsed while passengers were boarding a flight from the Siberian city of Barnaul ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: Visitors spent $17.82 billion in 2018
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Hawaii Tourism: Visitors spent $17.82 billion in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent $17.82 billion in 2018, an increase of 6.8 percent compared to 2017, according to ... Read More

Keeping your furry children happy while traveling
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Keeping your furry children happy while traveling

editor editor- January 16, 2019

The public perception of airline travel for pets has taken a severe blow due to exaggerated accounts of pet deaths. Read More

Skal International Orlando announces new Board officers
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Skal International Orlando announces new Board officers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019

Skal International Orlando, the only international organization bringing together sectors of the travel and tourism industry while networking, conducting business ... Read More

Air Asia sells 29 planes only to lease them back
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Air Asia sells 29 planes only to lease them back

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 25, 2018

Air Asia is selling 29 planes – Airbus’ A320-200ceo and A320neo to Castlelake. Castlelake will lease the same aircraft back to ... Read More

AIRBNB supports limiting short-term rentals in Los Angeles – not true!
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AIRBNB supports limiting short-term rentals in Los Angeles – not true!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 12, 2018

Los Angeles now joins the growing list of other major U.S. cities, including New York, Washington, D.C., Boston and San ... Read More

Thai Tourism Minister outlines measures to balance, manage and distribute visitor numbers
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Thai Tourism Minister outlines measures to balance, manage and distribute visitor numbers

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 10, 2018

Embarking upon a quality over quantity approach to future development, the Ministry of Tourism and Sports has initiated a number ... Read More

World Travel Monitor: European outbound travel grows by five percent
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World Travel Monitor: European outbound travel grows by five percent

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018

Spain has been unable to maintain its strong growth of international visitors of recent years, while Turkey is attracting more ... Read More

A great day for Malaysia and Hawaii tourism: $189 close on Air Asia
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A great day for Malaysia and Hawaii tourism: $189 close on Air Asia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 29, 2017

It was a great day for Malaysia and Hawaiian Tourism today. $189 Honolulu - Kuala Lumpur. It's not a travel ... Read More

Foreign tourists flock to Iran’s ancient Shiraz
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Foreign tourists flock to Iran’s ancient Shiraz

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2017

Nearly 65 percent of hotels in Iran’s ancient city of Shiraz, the capital city of Fars Province, have been booked ... Read More

Guam: Russian visitors stay longer, spend more
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Guam: Russian visitors stay longer, spend more

editor editor- December 10, 2013

HAGATNA, Guam - Guam tourism officials say Russian tourists spend more and stay longer when visiting the unincorporated U.S. territory. Read More

British “holi-debts” reach GBP5.5 billion
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British “holi-debts” reach GBP5.5 billion

editor editor- August 26, 2011

LONDON, England - Vacationing Britons overspent by more than GBP5.5 billion whilst on their holidays this summer, setting themselves up ... Read More

Christmas came early for Young Skal Thailand
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Christmas came early for Young Skal Thailand

editor editor- December 12, 2008

Young Skal Thailand received a generous sponsorship from Mrs. Corry Bik at the annual SKAL/PATA Christmas lunch at the Chao ... Read More

FAA ordered to pay attorney fees and expenses
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FAA ordered to pay attorney fees and expenses

editor editor- September 4, 2008

WASHINGTON, DC (September 3, 2008) - The Chief Administrative Law Judge of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) ordered the ... Read More