Home Tags Failure

Tag: failure

Ted Heath’s house fails to be lucrative tourist attraction

A charity is set to close Ted Heath’s house after it failed to be a lucrative tourist attraction because the ‘memories of Sir Edward Heath receded into history’.

Qantas’ ill-timed Twitter competition backfires

It was meant to create goodwill, but instead Qantas handed disenchanted consumers a stick to beat it with when it launched an ill-timed social media competition yesterday.

Hyatt fails mediation in $500 million damages claim

ATLANTA - Hyatt Corporation failed their requested mediation with Monopoly Hotels Group recently held in Atlanta at the end of October.

Merkel: Multi-cultural Germany has failed, start learning German

BERLIN – An attempt to create a multi-cultural society in Germany has failed entirely, so the country's immigrants should adopt Christian values and learn German, Chancellor Angela Merkel said.

Cessna 206 comes down hard in Tanzania

(eTN) - A reported engine failure during takeoff from Sumbawanga brought a Cessna 206 with two passengers and a pilot down hard beyond the airfield last week.

Dreamliner test engine breaks apart

EVERETT, WA - The Boeing Company made an announcement today saying that it now expects delivery of the first 787 in the middle of the first quarter 2011.

Minister: Zimbabwe has failed to attract tourism from the World Cup

Harare - Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Walter Mzembi has admitted Zimbabwe’s failure to attract tourism from the World Cup soccer showcase underway in the neighbouring South Africa which

Two Koreas joint-tourism talks fail

The inter-Korean working-level talks on two joint-tourism projects ended Monday with no significant progress made as the North refused to agree to Seoul's long-standing demands.

Paradise lost for wealthy resort novice

ANGUILLA, British West Indies - Robert Sillerman amassed a billion-dollar fortune buying and selling media and entertainment companies.

Somali airline passengers foil hijacking attempt

MOGADISHU, Somalia — A Somali airline official says two men have failed in an attempt to hijack an airplane.

Greece says tender for Olympic Airlines sale fails

ATHENS - A tender for the sale of Greece's ailing carrier Olympic Airlines failed and the government called on Greek businessmen on Wednesday to buy the carrier.

JetBlue pilots fail to secure votes to form union

NEW YORK — Pilots at JetBlue Airways have failed to get enough votes to form a union, ending a three-month effort that was opposed by the airline's management.

Mesaba Airline engine fails

Hibbing, Minn. — A Mesaba Airlines flight had just taken off when the pilots reported a failed engine and returned to Chisholm-Hibbing Airport.

The Leading Hotels of the World Suffers Catastrophic Website Failure

NEW YORK, NY - Following an overwhelming response to its online 80th anniversary promotion today, The Leading Hotels of the World confirmed that the dedicated promotional website had failed.

Travel cover against airline failures available soon

Later this coming week, travel cover will be offered in the UK that protects the holidays of the travelling public again airline collapse.

Boeing renegotiation fails and strike called

Boeing statement: renegotiation fails; strike called

Beijing games fail to lure Indians

Indians might have emerged as the new hope for the world travel and tourism industry, but they seem to be giving a miss to the month-long Beijing Olympics slated to begin next month.

MP defends ‘bloody hell’ tourism ad

The architect of the controversial "So where the bloody hell are you?" tourism campaign has defended its performance.

Engine failure over Texas convinces woman never to fly again

It took 12 years for Ronald McGinniss to convince his wife to fly again.And it only a few moments on American Airlines Flight 1853 on Friday convinced her to never again fly the skies. One of two engines on the McDonnell Douglas MD-80 they were on failed, forcing the plane to return to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.