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Skynet? Facial recognition tech coming to airport near you

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

Facial recognition technology may be coming to an airport near you in a bid to cut lines and speed up ... Read More

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

Do I need a VPN on my phone when traveling abroad?

editor editor- May 14, 2019

The internet has quickly become an essential component of human civilization, and it is more of a necessity now. The ... Read More

FAA on airport drone detection systems

editor editor- May 9, 2019

In order to support the safe integration of UAS detection systems into the airport environment, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) ... Read More

President Barack Obama announced as keynote speaker for WTTC Global Summit 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) announced that the 44th President of the United States, President Barack Obama, will ... Read More

RIU Hotels & Resorts and TUI: A safety concern for German travelers?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 19, 2019

RIU Hotels & Resorts just bought 10 million Euros in the form of 1.1 million shares in TUI AG, holding ... Read More

Halal Internet? ‘Sharia-compliant’ web browser launched in Malaysia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2019

The world's first Sharia-compliant Internet service suite has been launched in Malaysia - along with browser, chat and sadaqah services. ... Read More

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow immediate response on US Government Opening

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 25, 2019

U.S> Skies are open. The U.S. Travel Association along with the Global travel and tourism industry had been bracing about ... Read More

Increased caution due to terrorism: US issues Travel Advisory for Tunisia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019

US Department of State issued Level 2 Travel Advisory (Exercise Increased Caution) for Tunisia. The warning was issued due to ... Read More

Illegal: Uber banned in Brussels

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 3, 2019

A Belgian commercial court has declared Uber illegal in Brussels. The Dutch-speaking tribunal of Commerce sided with local taxi companies ... Read More

Asia Pacific air travel shows encouraging growth

editor editor- March 22, 2017

Figures show that from January to mid-March this year total Japanese outbound travel was up 4.1% when compared to 2016 ... Read More

Two US passenger flights diverted on Sunday

editor editor- May 9, 2011

Security concerns forced two U.S. passenger flights to be diverted Sunday, but both planes landed safely and eventually flew to ... Read More

US carriers remove, disable oxygen generators

editor editor- March 11, 2011

WASHINGTON - American carriers have over the past three weeks removed or disabled bathroom oxygen generators on 6,000 jetliners and ... Read More

Unrest in Kingston prompts US travel alert for Jamaica

editor editor- May 22, 2010

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The United States on Friday issued a travel alert for Jamaica on developing security concerns in the ... Read More