Tag: Open Skies

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

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

U.S. Travel honors its 2019 Travel Champions
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U.S. Travel honors its 2019 Travel Champions

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association on Wednesday announced the recipients of the sixth annual Distinguished Travel Champion Award: Sen. Catherine Cortez ... Read More

Jordan sets itself up for European MICE audience
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Jordan sets itself up for European MICE audience

editor editor- April 8, 2019

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

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 28, 2019

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

Samoa cancels Open Sky Agreement with USA
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Samoa cancels Open Sky Agreement with USA

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 15, 2019

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

U.S. Travel Association announces new Executive Vice President
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U.S. Travel Association announces new Executive Vice President

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

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

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year
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Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

editor editor- January 8, 2019

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
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El Al reaches agreement with government, ends strike

editor editor- April 23, 2013

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

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

editor editor- November 9, 2012

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

SESSION 2 – Opening skies means opening up for business
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SESSION 2 – Opening skies means opening up for business

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- May 17, 2012

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

WestJet welcomes Canada-Brazil air agreement
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WestJet welcomes Canada-Brazil air agreement

editor editor- August 10, 2011

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
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Aviation news: Rwanda signs Open Skies agreement

editor editor- July 30, 2010

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

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European airlines: New EU-US pact disappointing

editor editor- March 30, 2010

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

US and Europe ponder open skies
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US and Europe ponder open skies

editor editor- March 30, 2010

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

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

editor editor- March 26, 2010

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

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

editor editor- December 14, 2009

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

Historic US-Japan Open Skies agreement signed
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Historic US-Japan Open Skies agreement signed

editor editor- December 13, 2009

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

EU backs ‘Open-Skies’ airline agreement with Canada
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EU backs ‘Open-Skies’ airline agreement with Canada

editor editor- March 31, 2009

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

Airline pact has lowered fares, experts say
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Airline pact has lowered fares, experts say

editor editor- March 30, 2009

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

Oman inks Open Skies Agreement with Singapore
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Oman inks Open Skies Agreement with Singapore

editor editor- February 12, 2009

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

Singapore concludes Open Skies Agreement with Iceland
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Singapore concludes Open Skies Agreement with Iceland

editor editor- January 24, 2009

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

Abu Dhabi airline seeks Open Skies with Canada
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Abu Dhabi airline seeks Open Skies with Canada

editor editor- September 22, 2008

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

Singapore concludes Open Skies Agreement with Malta
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Singapore concludes Open Skies Agreement with Malta

editor editor- August 9, 2008

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

SA tourism reaps benefit of open skies
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SA tourism reaps benefit of open skies

editor editor- June 24, 2008

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

US-EU Airline Pact possibly hampered by economic tumult
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US-EU Airline Pact possibly hampered by economic tumult

editor editor- March 27, 2008

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

Talks spell ‘V’ for victory for Virgin Blue
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Talks spell ‘V’ for victory for Virgin Blue

editor editor- February 11, 2008

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

Open Skies Will Boost Tourism And the Economy
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Open Skies Will Boost Tourism And the Economy

editor editor- February 6, 2008

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

This airline wins the most from ‘Open Skies’
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This airline wins the most from ‘Open Skies’

editor editor- January 3, 2008

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