Tag: high-speed

Air China launches direct Rome-Hangzhou flight
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Air China launches direct Rome-Hangzhou flight

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

A new Air China flight connecting Italian capital Rome with Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, was inaugurated at ... Read More

Gulfstream G600 to make International Paris Air Show debut
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Gulfstream G600 to make International Paris Air Show debut

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced the all-new, award-winning Gulfstream G600 will make its first appearance at the International Paris Air ... Read More

7 new technologies that will rock the future of air travel
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7 new technologies that will rock the future of air travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Air travel technology is changing at a rapid pace –– what can we expect to see in the near future? ... Read More

United Airlines begins operations at LaGuardia Airport’s new Terminal B Eastern Concourse on June 2
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United Airlines begins operations at LaGuardia Airport’s new Terminal B Eastern Concourse on June 2

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

This weekend United customers traveling through New York-LaGuardia Airport will experience new gates on the Terminal B Eastern Concourse, following ... Read More

Dusit International to manage deluxe hot springs resort in Wugongshan, China
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Dusit International to manage deluxe hot springs resort in Wugongshan, China

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Dusit International has signed a hotel management agreement with Jiangxi Honglv Real Estate Company Limited to manage Dusit Thani Hot ... Read More

Fly-in Lodge set to take helicopter skiing to a new level In Canada
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Fly-in Lodge set to take helicopter skiing to a new level In Canada

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2019

Northern Escape, Canada's leading heli-skiing operator is launching a new, luxurious remote lodge for the upcoming 2019/2020 season. The new ... Read More

Newest Delta Sky Club evokes eclectic Austin
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Newest Delta Sky Club evokes eclectic Austin

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Just in time for summer travel, the newest Delta Sky Club and first at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport will open for ... 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

How are Airbnb and Thailand Government Savings Bank working together?
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How are Airbnb and Thailand Government Savings Bank working together?

Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand- May 18, 2019

Airbnb, a community-driven hospitality company, and the Government Savings Bank, Thailand’s 105-year-old state-owned bank, today announced an official strategic partnership ... Read More

The year of the airports: Travel to the hubs of the future
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The year of the airports: Travel to the hubs of the future

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 14, 2019

The year 2019 will be remembered as the year of the inaugurations of large and small strategic airports to satisfy ... Read More

CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum joins the aviation dots
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CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum joins the aviation dots

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

The importance of route planning to airlines as the aviation industry faces ongoing commercial challenges was top of the agenda ... Read More

Amtrak puts up $90 million into train tourism
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Amtrak puts up $90 million into train tourism

editor editor- April 8, 2019

“By investing in the modernization of Baltimore Penn Station, Amtrak seeks to transform central Baltimore into a premier regional transportation ... Read More

Heathrow zaps the airport with speedy Wi-Fi
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Heathrow zaps the airport with speedy Wi-Fi

editor editor- April 5, 2019

Heathrow has launched a fast speed Wi-Fi service at the airport. In partnership with Boingo, passengers at all Heathrow terminals ... Read More

Russia prepares for OTDYKH International Travel Market and UNWTO General Assembly
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Russia prepares for OTDYKH International Travel Market and UNWTO General Assembly

editor editor- April 4, 2019

Two landmark events in the Russian travel industry – which take place this September – mark not only an important ... 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

Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN 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

British Airways Pilots thought Edinburg was in Germany and landed in the wrong city
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British Airways Pilots thought Edinburg was in Germany and landed in the wrong city

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 26, 2019

Passengers at London City Airport today boarded British Airways flight BA3281 assuming they would fly to Duesseldorf, Germany but were ... Read More

Nearly 100 passengers injured when jetfoil ferry collides with whale in Japan
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Nearly 100 passengers injured when jetfoil ferry collides with whale in Japan

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 9, 2019

According to Japanese authorities, more than 80 people were injured after a jetfoil ferry incident in the East Sea on ... Read More

Italian government to decide Turin-Lyon high-speed rail’s fate ‘by Friday’
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Italian government to decide Turin-Lyon high-speed rail’s fate ‘by Friday’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

Italy’s Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has said the government expected to take a decision by Friday over an Italy-France high-speed ... 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

Gulfstream G650ER sprints from Singapore to San Francisco
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Gulfstream G650ER sprints from Singapore to San Francisco

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Ultralong-range Gulfstream G650ER jet again demonstrated its performance prowess in a city-pair record connecting Singapore and San Francisco — a ... Read More

Gulfstream G600 to make Australian Debut
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Gulfstream G600 to make Australian Debut

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 18, 2019

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced its newest aircraft, the class-leading, award-winning Gulfstream G600, will make its Australian debut at the Australian ... Read More

The Lodhi unveils The Sultan Suite
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The Lodhi unveils The Sultan Suite

editor editor- February 8, 2019

The Lodhi, New Delhi, a member of The Leading Hotels of the World, announced the latest addition to their grand ... Read More

Qatar Executive world’s first commercial operator of Gulfstream G500 jet
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Qatar Executive world’s first commercial operator of Gulfstream G500 jet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2019

Qatar Executive announced that it is officially the world’s first commercial service operator of the Gulfstream G500 jet. The private ... Read More

Boeing tests NeXt flying car prototype to advance urban air mobility
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Boeing tests NeXt flying car prototype to advance urban air mobility

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 23, 2019

Boeing yesterday successfully completed the first test flight of its autonomous passenger air vehicle (PAV) prototype in Manassas, Virginia. Boeing ... Read More

Tourism to Israel continues to increase at record-breaking rates
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Tourism to Israel continues to increase at record-breaking rates

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 15, 2019

Israel had its best tourism year to date, with more than 4.12 million tourist entries recorded from January to December ... Read More

New year on a train in China: 11.5 million had this idea
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New year on a train in China: 11.5 million had this idea

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 2, 2019

Most of the top tourist destinations in China, including Beijing, Xi'an, Chengdu, Guilin, Shanghai and more, can be reached by ... Read More

Qatar Airways welcomes its first ultra-modern state-of-the-art executive jet
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Qatar Airways welcomes its first ultra-modern state-of-the-art executive jet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 31, 2018

The private jet charter division of Qatar Airways Group, Qatar Executive, has received two of its brand-new Gulfstream G500 executive ... Read More

Taiwan Tourism ends 2018 year with 11 million tourist arrivals
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Taiwan Tourism ends 2018 year with 11 million tourist arrivals

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 31, 2018

The 11 millionth tourist to visit Taiwan in2018 is a Japanese tourist. He arrived at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport on ... Read More

China’s up-and-coming tourist destination welcomes new Hilton hotel
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China’s up-and-coming tourist destination welcomes new Hilton hotel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

Hilton Garden Inn today announced the opening of Hilton Garden Inn Sanya, on Hainan Island. Hilton Garden Inn Sanya is ... Read More

Head-on collision: 9 killed, dozens injured in Turkish high-speed train disaster
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Head-on collision: 9 killed, dozens injured in Turkish high-speed train disaster

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018

At least nine people were killed and 47 others injured when a high-speed train crashed into a pilot engine traveling ... Read More

New York to Dubai In Record Time on Gulfstream
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New York to Dubai In Record Time on Gulfstream

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 9, 2018

The G650ER flew from Teterboro, New Jersey, to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, a distance of 6,142 nautical miles/11,375 kilometers, in ... Read More

Centara Unveils Majestic Hotel in the Heart of Doha’s Business District
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Centara Unveils Majestic Hotel in the Heart of Doha’s Business District

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- December 5, 2018

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hospitality group, has made its debut in Qatar with the launch of a spectacular new ... Read More

Amtrak searching for head of new inter-city department
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Amtrak searching for head of new inter-city department

editor editor- March 25, 2010

Amtrak president and CEO Joseph Boardman said a new high-speed rail department is the next step in an ongoing process ... Read More

Getting America to ride the high-speed rails
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Getting America to ride the high-speed rails

editor editor- April 9, 2009

The romance of riding the rails may be returning to America thanks to new federal funding and a public hungry ... Read More

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