Tag: Open Skies

Qatar Airways: Investment in Air Italy fully compliant with US-Qatar Open Skies Agreement

Qatar Airways: Investment in Air Italy fully compliant with US-Qatar Open Skies Agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019 15:45 0

Following recent false accusations relating to Qatar Airways’ shareholding in Air Italy, such baseless statements and consistent inaccuracies need addressing as a matter of urgency. ... Read More

U.S. Travel honors its 2019 Travel Champions

U.S. Travel honors its 2019 Travel Champions

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019 19:45 0

The U.S. Travel Association on Wednesday announced the recipients of the sixth annual Distinguished Travel Champion Award: Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV), Chairman Peter DeFazio ... Read More

Jordan sets itself up for European MICE audience

Jordan sets itself up for European MICE audience

editor editor- April 8, 2019 21:11 0

Jordan, a country which is sheltered from the troubles of the region, is safe to travel in and around, independently or in a group. The ... Read More

What is the discussion at the UNWTO / ICAO Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport?

What is the discussion at the UNWTO / ICAO Ministerial Conference on Tourism and Air Transport?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 28, 2019 06:47 0

A Panel discussion is ongoing and a packed program are planned today for delegates in Sai Island, Cabo Verde attending the First UNWTO/ ICAO Ministerial ... Read More

Samoa cancels Open Sky Agreement with USA

Samoa cancels Open Sky Agreement with USA

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 15, 2019 03:48 0

The Samoa Government has canceled a multi-nation open skies agreement which will be effective from July. The US Department of Transportation has informed the US airlines holding ... Read More

U.S. Travel Association announces new Executive Vice President

U.S. Travel Association announces new Executive Vice President

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019 15:45 0

The U.S. Travel Association on Thursday announced the promotion of Tori Barnes to Executive Vice President of Public Affairs following the departure of Jonathan Grella. ... Read More

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

editor editor- January 8, 2019 02:40 0

Players in the travel and tourism ecosystem in Africa travel look forward to 2019 with full optimism. Read More

El Al reaches agreement with government, ends strike

El Al reaches agreement with government, ends strike

editor editor- April 23, 2013 05:10 0

Israel reached an agreement with airline El Al on Monday to help cover its security costs, which ended a two-day strike and will help the ... Read More

Tourism organizations from around the world discuss open skies and open borders at WTM

Tourism organizations from around the world discuss open skies and open borders at WTM

editor editor- November 9, 2012 23:48 0

The topical debate around open skies is one that has preoccupied tourism for some time now and is centered around authorities spending millions on destination ... Read More

SESSION 2 – Opening skies means opening up for business

SESSION 2 – Opening skies means opening up for business

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- May 17, 2012 23:35 0

Jeff Poole, Head of Government Relations, IATA: If you look at open skies, it is not a big aviation issue. Look at the benefits of ... Read More

WestJet welcomes Canada-Brazil air agreement

WestJet welcomes Canada-Brazil air agreement

editor editor- August 10, 2011 04:44 0

CALGARY - WestJet welcomed the announcement of the new, Open Skies-type agreement between Canada and Brazil. Read More

Aviation news: Rwanda signs Open Skies agreement

Aviation news: Rwanda signs Open Skies agreement

editor editor- July 30, 2010 03:10 0

(eTN) - Information was received last week from Kigali that Rwanda has, on the sidelines of the ICAO Air Services Negotiation Conference in Jamaica, recently ... Read More

European airlines: New EU-US pact disappointing

editor editor- March 30, 2010 04:53 0

European airlines expressed disappointment that the provisional agreement on a second-stage EU-US open skies accord reached last week did not increase their access to ownership ... Read More

US and Europe ponder open skies

US and Europe ponder open skies

editor editor- March 30, 2010 01:51 0

Phase two of the EU and US talks to deregulate aviation links have seen the two regions agree to expand cooperation on safety and security, ... Read More

US-EU: Skies are open, but ownership agreement remains distant

US-EU: Skies are open, but ownership agreement remains distant

editor editor- March 26, 2010 05:23 0

European negotiators said European ownership of U.S. airlines was in sight after three days of "Open Skies" talks but reaction from the United States suggested ... Read More

Japan-US “Open Skies” treaty opens untitrust immunity bids

Japan-US “Open Skies” treaty opens untitrust immunity bids

editor editor- December 14, 2009 05:59 0

The U.S. and Japan agreed on a draft “Open Skies” treaty, clearing the way for carriers including United Airlines, All Nippon Airways Co., and Continental ... Read More

Historic US-Japan Open Skies agreement signed

Historic US-Japan Open Skies agreement signed

editor editor- December 13, 2009 02:10 0

US and Japanese government negotiators have signed an agreement on Open Skies that will establish and foster a healthy global aviation framework in the Pacific ... Read More

EU backs ‘Open-Skies’ airline agreement with Canada

EU backs ‘Open-Skies’ airline agreement with Canada

editor editor- March 31, 2009 04:34 0

The European Union agreed to deregulate air travel with Canada, expanding trans-Atlantic competition in the face of an industry slump after a similar EU- U.S. ... Read More

Airline pact has lowered fares, experts say

Airline pact has lowered fares, experts say

editor editor- March 30, 2009 04:27 0

London — Analysts say the year-old Open Skies aviation pact, which encouraged partnerships such as Delta Air Lines’ with Air France, has brought passengers lower ... Read More

Oman inks Open Skies Agreement with Singapore

Oman inks Open Skies Agreement with Singapore

editor editor- February 12, 2009 06:27 0

Singapore has concluded an Open Skies Agreement (OSA) with the Sultanate of Oman to allow for full flexibility for air services operated by carriers of ... Read More

Singapore concludes Open Skies Agreement with Iceland

Singapore concludes Open Skies Agreement with Iceland

editor editor- January 24, 2009 04:26 0

Singapore and Iceland have concluded an Open Skies Agreement (OSA). Read More

Abu Dhabi airline seeks Open Skies with Canada

Abu Dhabi airline seeks Open Skies with Canada

editor editor- September 22, 2008 05:38 0

Abu Dhabi-based airline Etihad Airways wants an Open Skies agreement with Canada. Read More

Singapore concludes Open Skies Agreement with Malta

Singapore concludes Open Skies Agreement with Malta

editor editor- August 9, 2008 03:20 0

Singapore and Malta have inked an Open Skies Agreement (OSA) that allows for full flexibility on air services operated by carriers of both countries. Read More

SA tourism reaps benefit of open skies

SA tourism reaps benefit of open skies

editor editor- June 24, 2008 04:38 0

SA's decision to open its skies to increased competition from foreign airlines in the run-up to 2010 is finally beginning to pay dividends, says SA ... Read More

US-EU Airline Pact possibly hampered by economic tumult

US-EU Airline Pact possibly hampered by economic tumult

editor editor- March 27, 2008 03:11 0

The open skies agreement between the US and the European Union goes into effect this weekend. But more choices and cheaper fares for travelers may ... Read More

Talks spell ‘V’ for victory for Virgin Blue

Talks spell ‘V’ for victory for Virgin Blue

editor editor- February 11, 2008 05:31 0

AUSTRALIA and the US could sign an "open skies" agreement this week that will give Virgin Blue clearance to launch 10 weekly services to the ... Read More

Open Skies Will Boost Tourism And the Economy

Open Skies Will Boost Tourism And the Economy

editor editor- February 6, 2008 04:35 0

Strict government regulations allow only certain airlines to use certain airports and only at certain times. This political restriction of our skies is inefficient and ... Read More

This airline wins the most from ‘Open Skies’

This airline wins the most from ‘Open Skies’

editor editor- January 3, 2008 03:21 0

(TVLW) - For Northwest, the skies truly have turned out to be open. The fifth largest U.S. carrier is perhaps the biggest beneficiary of two ... Read More

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