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Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau appoints Kara Franker, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications
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Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau appoints Kara Franker, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau (GFLCVB) has announced the appointment of Kara Franker as Senior Vice President ... Read More

Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings
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Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019

Carnival Corporation brands have 26 ships and over 70 voyages scheduled to sail tourists to the Panama Canal. Six of ... Read More

Luxury Cruising: Silversea celebrates silver jubilee
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Luxury Cruising: Silversea celebrates silver jubilee

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Silversea Cruises serves 25 years as a luxury cruise line. Silversea has unlocked the authentic beauty of the world for ... 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

Seychelles gearing up for first “North American” Roadshow in USA – June 2019
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Seychelles gearing up for first “North American” Roadshow in USA – June 2019

editor editor- May 31, 2019

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) is to jump on a superb start this June as the team will be conducting ... Read More

2019’s Best & Worst Cities for Staycations in US named
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2019’s Best & Worst Cities for Staycations in US named

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

With summer arriving and 52% of Americans reporting having unused vacation days last year, 2019 Best & Worst Cities for ... Read More

Beachfront Cambria hotel breaks ground in Fort Lauderdale
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Beachfront Cambria hotel breaks ground in Fort Lauderdale

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

Construction has begun on the Cambria Hotel Fort Lauderdale Beach, franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. and developed by Hotel ... Read More

Carnival Sunrise named by godmother Kelly Arison at Manhattan Cruise Terminal
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Carnival Sunrise named by godmother Kelly Arison at Manhattan Cruise Terminal

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

Following a $200 million dry dock that is already generating raves from guests sailing on its first cruises out of ... Read More

Memorial Day Weekend: Days and routes travelers should avoid flying
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Memorial Day Weekend: Days and routes travelers should avoid flying

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

More than 43 million Americans are expected to travel for Memorial Day Weekend this year, and based on 2018 data, ... Read More

Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA
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Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Embraer announced today that the company's new Praetor 600 super-midsize business jet was granted its Type Certificate by EASA (European ... Read More

LGBT Meeting Professionals Association’s research shows membership’s rising impact
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LGBT Meeting Professionals Association’s research shows membership’s rising impact

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

Today the LGBT Meeting Professionals Association (LGBT MPA) announce the results of independent research revealing the make-up of the organization’s ... Read More

JetBlue announces year-round service between Newark and Barbados
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JetBlue announces year-round service between Newark and Barbados

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) and JetBlue announced the expansion of JetBlue’s seasonal weekly service on Saturdays to year-round service ... Read More

United Airlines announces new Florida service
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United Airlines announces new Florida service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

United Airlines today announced more flights and more opportunities for customers to connect between Washington, D.C., and Florida. Beginning October ... 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

WTTC 19th Global Summit final program: Changemakers including President Obama meet in Seville
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WTTC 19th Global Summit final program: Changemakers including President Obama meet in Seville

mm Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN- March 31, 2019

The World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) will be heading to Seville, Spain this week to attend the  19th Global ... Read More

IGLTA Foundation’s new NYC think tank to address key issues in LGBTQ+ Tourism
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IGLTA Foundation’s new NYC think tank to address key issues in LGBTQ+ Tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association Foundation (IGLTAF) inaugural Leadership Think Tank will unite top executives from LGBTQ+ welcoming destinations around ... Read More

Holland America Line sets sail for coastal towns of Canada and New England
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Holland America Line sets sail for coastal towns of Canada and New England

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

In 2020 Holland America Line's Amsterdam, Zaandam and Zuiderdam will transport guests to the stunning coastlines and historic cities of ... Read More

Presidential Emergency Order: Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 grounded in the United States
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Presidential Emergency Order: Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 grounded in the United States

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 13, 2019

US President Donald Trump issued an emergency order to ground all Boeing 737 Max 8 and also Boeing 737 Max 9. Flights ... Read More

American Airlines now daily nonstop between Key West and Dallas-Fort Worth
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American Airlines now daily nonstop between Key West and Dallas-Fort Worth

editor editor- March 13, 2019

“It’s exciting to see that American is investing in flight activity into Key West year-round so that passengers from across ... Read More

Mayday on TK1 from Istanbul to JFK after severe turbulence over New England
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Mayday on TK1 from Istanbul to JFK after severe turbulence over New England

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

Turkish Airlines Flight One, non-stop service from Istanbul landed at JFK Airport New York at 5.35pm Saturday night. Prior to ... Read More

Air Partner announces new offices in Houston and Singapore
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Air Partner announces new offices in Houston and Singapore

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019

Air Partner plc, the global aviation services group, announced the opening of two new offices in Houston, Texas, U.S., and ... Read More

Spirit Airlines takes to the skies with Disney
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Spirit Airlines takes to the skies with Disney

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

Spirit Airlines today unveiled its specially-themed Airbus A321 that features a larger-than-life image of the beloved Disney character Dumbo. The ... Read More

What’s trending in the cruise industry?
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What’s trending in the cruise industry?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

CruiseTrends report for the month of March 2019 was released today. This report details a picture of consumer behavior for ... Read More

Travel professionals take over Javits
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Travel professionals take over Javits

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- March 2, 2019

If you happened to walk by the Javits Convention Center in January, you would have found thousands of travel professionals ... Read More

American Airlines: Big summer in Charlotte, NC
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American Airlines: Big summer in Charlotte, NC

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

American Airlines is getting ready for a big summer in Charlotte with more flights, new destinations and a refreshed Admirals ... Read More

Trade war tensions and Kilauea volcano trims tourism from Asia to the US
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Trade war tensions and Kilauea volcano trims tourism from Asia to the US

editor editor- February 14, 2019

The number of tourists arriving in the United States from the Asia Pacific region fell by 3.2%* last year, The ... Read More

CruiseTrends report: What’s trending in cruise industry
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CruiseTrends report: What’s trending in cruise industry

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019

CruiseTrends report for the month of February 2019 was released today. The report details a picture of consumer behavior for ... Read More

Kenya Airways joins Seychelles Tourism Board at New York Times Travel Show 2019 edition
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Kenya Airways joins Seychelles Tourism Board at New York Times Travel Show 2019 edition

editor editor- February 11, 2019

Bringing more visibility and creating awareness about the Seychelles islands were only two of the Seychelles Tourism Board’s (STB) missions ... Read More

United Airlines announces four new United Club locations for 2019
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United Airlines announces four new United Club locations for 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

United Airlines today announced the newest addition to its network of more than 50 United Club locations around the world ... Read More

De-icing an Air Transat A321 made 185 passengers sick
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De-icing an Air Transat A321 made 185 passengers sick

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 25, 2019

An airplane leaving from Quebec City's Jean Lesage airport was quickly evacuated today after passengers began to fall ill.  A dozen ... Read More

New adults-only all-inclusive resort opens in Florida Keys
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New adults-only all-inclusive resort opens in Florida Keys

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019

All-inclusive, adults-only luxury resort, Bungalows Key Largo, opened on the Northernmost island of the Florida Keys. Opening as the first-ever ... Read More

Canadian ultra low-cost airline launches Cancun flights
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Canadian ultra low-cost airline launches Cancun flights

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019

Swoop airline today celebrates its inaugural flight between John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport (YHM) and Cancun International Airport (CUN). ... Read More

Cayman Islands: Incredible growth in arrivals in 2018
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Cayman Islands: Incredible growth in arrivals in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

The Cayman Islands welcomed a total of 410,984 stayover visitors in the first eleven months of 2018. This represents an ... Read More

Royal Caribbean emergency: British Entertainer lost in the Atlantic
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Royal Caribbean emergency: British Entertainer lost in the Atlantic

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 27, 2018

The Harmony of the Seas operated by Royal Caribbean Cruises left Fort Lauderdale on its way to the Dutch port ... Read More

Most stressful US airports this Christmas named
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Most stressful US airports this Christmas named

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018

To help empower travelers to make more informed decisions when it comes to holiday travel, travel experts reveal which airports ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More