Tag: fares

More tourists visiting Ireland but spending less
Tourism News

More tourists visiting Ireland but spending less

editor editor- June 13, 2019

Between January and March in 2018 and the same period this year, tourism numbers in Ireland increased from 1.921 million ... Read More

WestJet – buy business, get gold
Airport news

WestJet – buy business, get gold

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019

"Buy Business, get Gold" giving guests the opportunity to become a WestJet Rewards Gold member before they fly until February ... Read More

Meetings and hospitality dealing with profound changes, from mergers to demographics
Meeting Industry News

Meetings and hospitality dealing with profound changes, from mergers to demographics

editor editor- June 11, 2019

“Over 5,000 associations are headquartered in the Greater DC area. They are a significant segment of the meetings industry, making ... Read More

Dragon Boat Carnival is coming to Hong Kong
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Dragon Boat Carnival is coming to Hong Kong

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 10, 2019

The Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival, a summer party organised by the Hong Kong Tourism Board and  the Hong Kong ... Read More

Spirit Airlines launches new daily service from Nashville International Airport
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Spirit Airlines launches new daily service from Nashville International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

Are you ready for some live music and hot chicken? Spirit Airlines is bringing its new service to Nashville, Tennessee. ... Read More

Vietjet launches direct Bali flight from Ho Chi Minh City
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Vietjet launches direct Bali flight from Ho Chi Minh City

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2019

Vietjet officially launched its newest direct route, Ho Chi Minh City – Bali, connecting the largest city in Vietnam to ... Read More

South African Airways and Alaska Airlines launch new interline agreement
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South African Airways and Alaska Airlines launch new interline agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

South African Airways (SAA), the national carrier of South Africa and Alaska Airlines, the fifth largest airline in the United ... Read More

A short tourist season is saving the Ladakh environment
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A short tourist season is saving the Ladakh environment

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- May 29, 2019

Ladakh, in Jammu and Kashmir in India, is perhaps one of the few places with many attractions, natural and man-made, ... Read More

2.8 million travel on U.S. airlines every day
Airline News

2.8 million travel on U.S. airlines every day

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 21, 2019

Airlines for America (A4A), announced today that it expects a record 257.4 million passengers — an average of 2.8 million per ... Read More

Sri Lanka Tourism puts together special tourist offers following terror attacks
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Sri Lanka Tourism puts together special tourist offers following terror attacks

editor editor- May 17, 2019

A host of offers were shared and discussed, and a final decision on a collective effort will be made next ... Read More

Driving intra-African connectivity and cooperation through Alliance and partnership
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Driving intra-African connectivity and cooperation through Alliance and partnership

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 17, 2019

The African Tourism Board is currently working hard to build partnerships within the aviation industry. "Seeing Africa as one destination ... Read More

Statutory consultation on Heathrow Airport expansion
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Statutory consultation on Heathrow Airport expansion

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019

London Heathrow has announced that its statutory 12 and a half-week consultation on its expansion plans will launch on the 18th ... Read More

FCM Travel Solutions accelerates global NDC technology drive with Amadeus and Sabre
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FCM Travel Solutions accelerates global NDC technology drive with Amadeus and Sabre

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- May 14, 2019

The drive-by FCM Travel Solutions to lead the integration of a long-term digital NDC booking solution globally in the corporate sector ... Read More

Mauritius Minister of Tourism on the China Challenge
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Mauritius Minister of Tourism on the China Challenge

mm Alain St.Ange- May 9, 2019

Anil Gayan, Minister of Tourism on Wednesday, delivered this speech on what he called the “China challenge.” It was during ... Read More

IATA: March passenger demand growth slows on later Easter holiday
Airport news

IATA: March passenger demand growth slows on later Easter holiday

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for March 2019 showing that demand (measured in revenue ... Read More

Pedaling for a purpose? United Airlines assists AIDS/LifeCycle cyclists
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Pedaling for a purpose? United Airlines assists AIDS/LifeCycle cyclists

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

United Airlines announced today it is offering an airfare discount and free checked bikes for customers flying to ride in ... Read More

FlyArystan: The world’s newest low fare airline
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FlyArystan: The world’s newest low fare airline

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019

FlyArystan, the world’s newest low fare, high-quality airline from Kazakh flag carrier Air Astana, takes to the skies today, for ... Read More

10 travel tips to help you to get the most out of your summer vacation
Tourism News

10 travel tips to help you to get the most out of your summer vacation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

Summer is around the corner, and many travelers all over the world are busy planning their vacations. In an effort ... Read More

India: Jet Airways’ demise leads to spike in airfares, massive hotel cancellations
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India: Jet Airways’ demise leads to spike in airfares, massive hotel cancellations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 19, 2019

The abrupt shutdown of Jet Airways operations has left Indian tourism industry a worried lot as it has led to ... Read More

New LCC airline set to launch
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New LCC airline set to launch

editor editor- April 2, 2019

“With Board approval for this exciting new airline granted just six months ago, seats going on sale so swiftly is ... Read More

Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair
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Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

Ed Warner has been appointed as Non-Executive Chair of the Air Partners as of April 1, 2019. Ed will also chair ... Read More

Things first-time travelers to Jordan should know
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Things first-time travelers to Jordan should know

editor editor- March 19, 2019

Award-winning Canadian novelist, Colin McAdam, once said, “The best advice I heard before going to Jordan was ‘don’t read anything ... Read More

Abu Dhabi Airports extends city check-in facilities to Indian airline IndiGo
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Abu Dhabi Airports extends city check-in facilities to Indian airline IndiGo

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2019

As part of its drive to continuously enhance customer experience, Abu Dhabi Airports is extending city check-in facilities to Indian ... Read More

Strong interest in Guam grows at travel fair in Malaysia
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Strong interest in Guam grows at travel fair in Malaysia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 19, 2019

Guam continues to generate strong interest in Malaysia and was one of the newer and popular destinations featured at the ... Read More

City check in opens for Indigo passengers in Abu Dhabi
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City check in opens for Indigo passengers in Abu Dhabi

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 17, 2019

Abu Dhabi Airports announced extending City Check-In facilities to Indigo, India’s largest airline. This new service is in line with ... Read More

Brexit or no Brexit, UK Millennials will travel more in 2019
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Brexit or no Brexit, UK Millennials will travel more in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Adult British travelers under 40 intend to take 41 percent more vacations in 2019 (an extra two vacations per year ... Read More

Boeing Max 8 banned in Europe but still safe in USA
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Boeing Max 8 banned in Europe but still safe in USA

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 12, 2019

America First over safety first may be the mode of operation at Boeing and the United States government. Today, one ... Read More

Global average airline ticket price expected to drop by April
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Global average airline ticket price expected to drop by April

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

CWT Solutions Group forecasts global average ticket prices (ATP) for air bookings will drop to around US$673 by April, down ... Read More

Donald Trump not only loves Kim Jong-un but also Vietjet
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Donald Trump not only loves Kim Jong-un but also Vietjet

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019

The U.S. president Donald Trump and Vietnam president Nguyen Phu Trong together with senior leaders of Boeing and the Vietnamese ... Read More

30,000 flights won’t be able to land at Milan’s Airport Linate during Italy’s high summer season
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30,000 flights won’t be able to land at Milan’s Airport Linate during Italy’s high summer season

mm Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN- February 26, 2019

Milan’s Airport Linate is not only very passenger friendly but also very easy to reach from Milan’s city center. There ... Read More

Organizational changes and retailing investment focus support ATPCO’s road to transformation
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Organizational changes and retailing investment focus support ATPCO’s road to transformation

editor editor- February 22, 2019

One year following its acquisition of Routehappy, the first for the 54-year-old company, ATPCO announced that it has fully integrated ... Read More

European airlines lead 2018 a la carte revenue estimate at $22.5 billion
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European airlines lead 2018 a la carte revenue estimate at $22.5 billion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

The latest airline industry report estimated airline a la carte revenue at $65 billion worldwide for 2018. Each year IdeaWorksCompany ... Read More

IATA urges US government, industry, to work together to grow aviation’s benefits 
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IATA urges US government, industry, to work together to grow aviation’s benefits 

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged the United States government and industry to work together to ensure that aviation ... Read More

Air Astana reports $5.3 million net profit in 2018
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Air Astana reports $5.3 million net profit in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

Air Astana has declared unaudited net profit for 2018 of US$5.3m, driven by higher revenues and higher jet fuel costs. ... Read More

Warning: Lufthansa is suing passengers trying to collect more for already completed flights
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Warning: Lufthansa is suing passengers trying to collect more for already completed flights

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 13, 2019

Airlines are upset about playing games with their customers, specially when they're not always succeeding sucking more money from a ... Read More

IATA’s chief speaks at CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Affairs Summit in Doha
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IATA’s chief speaks at CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Affairs Summit in Doha

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Alexandre de Juniac, IATA’s Director General and CEO addressed the CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Affairs Summit in Doha, Qatar today: ... Read More