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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

Russian visitors are coming to Asia Pacific in record numbers
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Russian visitors are coming to Asia Pacific in record numbers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 30, 2019

It’s a boom time for Russian arrivals in Asia-Pacific (APAC) countries, thanks to a doubling in seat capacity on direct ... Read More

Visitors showed Anguilla the love this winter
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Visitors showed Anguilla the love this winter

editor editor- May 23, 2019

*Island Enjoys Record-Breaking Winter Season* Anguilla welcomed guests from around the world this winter, resulting in the island’s best winter ... Read More

Memorial Day traffic study finds dire economic cost, public support for user fees
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Memorial Day traffic study finds dire economic cost, public support for user fees

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association on Wednesday released a survey finding that Americans avoided an estimated 47.5 million auto trips due ... Read More

2.8 million travel on U.S. airlines every day
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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

London Heathrow: Recording another record
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London Heathrow: Recording another record

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019

London Heathrow is recording another record. More passengers than ever before – Heathrow achieved its 29th consecutive month of growth, welcoming ... Read More

St. Kitts shines in US Roadshow 2019
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St. Kitts shines in US Roadshow 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

A signature activity in US, the St. Kitts Tourism Authority conducted its 2nd annual Destination St. Kitts & Nevis US ... Read More

Europeans travel to GCC in record numbers: 29% increase by 2023 expected
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Europeans travel to GCC in record numbers: 29% increase by 2023 expected

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 13, 2019

Arrivals from Europe to the GCC will increase 29% over the period 2018 to 2023, driven by new and direct ... Read More

Record numbers of international LGBT+ travel industry exhibitors at ITB Berlin
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Record numbers of international LGBT+ travel industry exhibitors at ITB Berlin

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

ITB’s LGBT+ segment features the world’s largest exhibition of tourism products for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and diverse identities of ... Read More

Europe’s premier B2B hostels conference attracts record numbers to Amsterdam
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Europe’s premier B2B hostels conference attracts record numbers to Amsterdam

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 30, 2019

Europe's premier business conference for hostels brings record number to Amsterdam and announces launch in Americas The fourth annual STAY ... Read More

Hosting conferences in Darwin becoming a smart option
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Hosting conferences in Darwin becoming a smart option

editor editor- January 30, 2019

For event organizers, recent events in Darwin have seen record numbers of attendance. Several events hosted at the Darwin Convention ... Read More

Loro Parque Fundación contributes to successful recovery of Yellow-eared Parrot in Colombia
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Loro Parque Fundación contributes to successful recovery of Yellow-eared Parrot in Colombia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

Although more than 8,000 kilometers separate the Canary Islands from Colombia, the Yellow-eared Parrot has a vital link with the ... Read More

Gun violence is high, but so is Chicago’s tourism record
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Gun violence is high, but so is Chicago’s tourism record

editor editor- January 12, 2019

Despite gun violence and strained police-community relations, visitors continue to visit The Windy City in record numbers. Read More

Prague Airport: Record 16 million serviced passengers in 2018
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Prague Airport: Record 16 million serviced passengers in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018

The third historical record in a row has been broken at Václav Havel Airport Prague when the number of serviced ... Read More

Heathrow has strongest November ever as airport sets out plan for carbon neutral growth
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Heathrow has strongest November ever as airport sets out plan for carbon neutral growth

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 10, 2018

In another consecutive record month, 6.11m passengers travelled through Heathrow in November, up 3.3%. This is the first time that ... Read More

Airlines for America Forecasts Busy Air Travel this Holiday Season
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Airlines for America Forecasts Busy Air Travel this Holiday Season

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 10, 2018

Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, today projected that 45.7 million passengers will ... Read More

Record Numbers Registered for the United Airlines Guam Marathon 2017
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Record Numbers Registered for the United Airlines Guam Marathon 2017

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- April 9, 2017

TUMON, Guam, April 9, 2017 -- More than 4,300 registered runners raced to the finish line at the 5th United ... Read More

Russian tourists lift Cyprus’s tourist arrivals to a seven-year high
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Russian tourists lift Cyprus’s tourist arrivals to a seven-year high

editor editor- January 23, 2013

An influx of Russian holidaymakers lifted Cyprus's tourist arrivals to a seven-year high in 2012, offering rare good news to ... Read More

China’s Golden Week brings record tourism revenues
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China’s Golden Week brings record tourism revenues

editor editor- October 8, 2012

BEIJING, China - China's "Golden Week" holiday justified its title with a rise in tourism revenue, National Tourism Administration (NTA) ... Read More

Thailand: Number of tourists jumps 7.6 percent to 10.49 million
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Thailand: Number of tourists jumps 7.6 percent to 10.49 million

editor editor- July 17, 2012

The number of foreign tourists during the first six months has increased by 7.6% to 10.49 million compared to the ... Read More

US carriers post all-time lows for bumped passengers, mishandled bags
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US carriers post all-time lows for bumped passengers, mishandled bags

editor editor- February 16, 2012

It seems the airlines are doing something right. U.S. air carriers posted all-time lows for the number of mishandled bags ... Read More

Mexico sets new tourism record
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Mexico sets new tourism record

editor editor- February 15, 2012

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - The Mexican Ministry of Tourism revealed that 2011 was a record breaking year for tourism. Read More

Philippines: Tourist arrivals from UK exceed 100K for the first time
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Philippines: Tourist arrivals from UK exceed 100K for the first time

editor editor- February 10, 2012

For the first time in history, tourism arrivals to Philippines from the United Kingdom reached 104,466 in 2011, 7.78% higher ... Read More

Mexico sets ambitious tourism targets for the Year of the Maya
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Mexico sets ambitious tourism targets for the Year of the Maya

editor editor- January 28, 2012

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Building on solid tourism numbers in 2011, the Mexico Tourism Board predicts 52 million tourists will ... Read More

Metropolitan Museum announces highest attendance in 40 years
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Metropolitan Museum announces highest attendance in 40 years

editor editor- July 22, 2011

The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced today that 5.68 million people visited the Met during the fiscal year that ended ... Read More

Las Vegas reports record international visitor numbers
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Las Vegas reports record international visitor numbers

editor editor- July 8, 2011

LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas’ growing popularity among international travelers is no secret, but new data garnered primarily from US ... Read More

Alltours business in Turkey grows by 70 percent
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Alltours business in Turkey grows by 70 percent

editor editor- May 27, 2011

ANTALYA, Turkey and DUISBURG, Germany - alltours, the fourth-largest tour operator in Germany, brought more than 45,000 tourists to the ... Read More

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Orlando draws record breaking 51.455 million visitors in 2010

editor editor- May 25, 2011

ORLANDO, Fla. - In simultaneous bi-coastal events, Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs along with City of Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer ... Read More

Canadians flock to Cayman Islands in record numbers
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Canadians flock to Cayman Islands in record numbers

editor editor- March 9, 2011

The Canadian office of the Cayman Islands Department of Tourism had a banner year in 2010, welcoming 19,499 Canadians, the ... Read More

Hong Kong reports record tourism numbers
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Hong Kong reports record tourism numbers

editor editor- August 31, 2010

The common thought was that it had been a pretty tough year for the Hong Kong tourism industry thus far ... Read More

Taiwan reports record cruise visitors
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Taiwan reports record cruise visitors

editor editor- March 20, 2009

Asia is poised to become the next great growth opportunity for the cruise industry and Taiwan plans to be one ... Read More

New York attracts record 46m tourists in 2007
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New York attracts record 46m tourists in 2007

editor editor- January 15, 2008

NEW YORK - A record 46 million tourists visited New York in 2007, in a sign of the city's dramatic ... Read More

Tourist arrivals in HK reach new peak
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Tourist arrivals in HK reach new peak

editor editor- January 8, 2008

HONG KONG, Jan. 7 (Xinhua) -- Tourist arrivals in Hong Kong surpassed the 28 million-mark in 2007, up 10 percent ... Read More