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Japan Airlines takes delivery of first Airbus A350 XWB
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Japan Airlines takes delivery of first Airbus A350 XWB

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Japan Airlines (JAL) has taken delivery of its first A350 XWB at Airbus Headquarters in Toulouse, France. The A350-900 is ... Read More

Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings
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Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019

Carnival Corporation brands have 26 ships and over 70 voyages scheduled to sail tourists to the Panama Canal. Six of ... Read More

Seabourn cruise line new interior design unveiled
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Seabourn cruise line new interior design unveiled

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019

Seabourn, a cruise line, is giving travelers yet another look at more stunningly designed guest suites on its two new ... Read More

Luxury Cruising: Silversea celebrates silver jubilee
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Luxury Cruising: Silversea celebrates silver jubilee

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Silversea Cruises serves 25 years as a luxury cruise line. Silversea has unlocked the authentic beauty of the world for ... Read More

SB Architects Unveils Seven New Hospitality Projects  in North America and Mexico
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SB Architects Unveils Seven New Hospitality Projects  in North America and Mexico

editor editor- June 4, 2019

Full-service global architecture firm, SB Architects, has been breaking ground in hotel, residential and mixed-use design for almost 60 years, ... Read More

Christenings, champagne & swag: New cruise ships for 2019 and beyond
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Christenings, champagne & swag: New cruise ships for 2019 and beyond

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2019

According to the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) 2019 Cruise Trends & Industry Outlook report, 30 million passengers are expected ... Read More

Swoop: Cabin crew have right to choose their representation
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Swoop: Cabin crew have right to choose their representation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 27, 2019

Swoop, a Canadian ultra low-cost airline owned by WestJet, today issued the following statement from President Steven Greenway regarding the ... Read More

Canadian air travelers to benefit from new Air Passenger Protection Regulations
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Canadian air travelers to benefit from new Air Passenger Protection Regulations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

Air travel is essential to Canada's economic growth and prosperity. Canadians, tourists and businesses all benefit from a safe, efficient ... Read More

Bold action by London Heathrow to reduce vehicle emissions
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Bold action by London Heathrow to reduce vehicle emissions

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

London Heathrow has announced it is getting ready to introduce a set of tough new measures to protect local air ... Read More

Qatar Executive announces global expansion at EBACE
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Qatar Executive announces global expansion at EBACE

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Qatar Executive, the private jet charter division of Qatar Airways Group, is celebrating 10 years of success at EBACE with ... 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

Germany becomes first government customer for Airbus ACJ350
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Germany becomes first government customer for Airbus ACJ350

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 20, 2019

The German government has placed a firm order for three ACJ350-900 XWBs, becoming the first government customer for the type, ... Read More

Carsten Spohr: Lufthansa Group focuses on high-quality, responsible growth
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Carsten Spohr: Lufthansa Group focuses on high-quality, responsible growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 7, 2019

"Lufthansa Group has become even stronger, more efficient and more modern," says Carsten Spohr, Chairman of the Executive Board of ... Read More

2019 Billboard Music Awards Winner and Headliner at ISLE of MTV Malta 2019
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2019 Billboard Music Awards Winner and Headliner at ISLE of MTV Malta 2019

editor editor- May 2, 2019

MTV’s annual open-air summer music festival - ISLE of MTV Malta - is back and 2019 Billboard Music Award winner ... Read More

Fiji Airways to become A350 XWB operator
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Fiji Airways to become A350 XWB operator

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- May 2, 2019

Fiji Airways has adopted the A350 XWB as part of its expansion plans to broaden its international network. Two A350-900s ... Read More

ATM to launch inaugural M.E. edition of Travel Forward in 2020
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ATM to launch inaugural M.E. edition of Travel Forward in 2020

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019

Travel, tourism and hospitality professionals from around the world will have an opportunity to explore the next generation of industry ... 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

Qatar Airways launches ‘Quisine’
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Qatar Airways launches ‘Quisine’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

Qatar Airways has revealed a new Economy Class on-board experience branded ‘Quisine’, designed to further elevate customers’ dining experience when ... Read More

Cyprus receives luxury hotel boost as it eyes premium segment growth
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Cyprus receives luxury hotel boost as it eyes premium segment growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

Cyprus’ increasing hotel and resort portfolio is expected to grow by 1,634 rooms this year, with seven new luxury hotels ... Read More

Swoop started service to London, Ontario, Canada
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Swoop started service to London, Ontario, Canada

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 28, 2019

Iinaugural flight departs Edmonton International Airport (YEG) at 7:00 a.m. local time and will be welcomed by a water cannon salute upon arrival at London International ... Read More

Arabian Travel Market 2019 opens tomorrow in Dubai
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Arabian Travel Market 2019 opens tomorrow in Dubai

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 27, 2019

ETurboNews ready to exhibit at Arabian Travel Market where hospitality professionals from every corner of the world will gather in ... Read More

Arabian Travel Week launches in Dubai
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Arabian Travel Week launches in Dubai

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 24, 2019

Reed Travel Exhibitions will launch Arabian Travel Week – an umbrella brand comprising four co-located shows – during the 2019 ... Read More

Ideal ocean cruise ship: Ship sizes and what they mean for your cruise
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Ideal ocean cruise ship: Ship sizes and what they mean for your cruise

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

Ships sizes range from megaships (over 4,000 passengers) to very small vessels and luxury yachts whose passengers number in mere ... Read More

Rolls-Royce Tay 611-8 engine achieves 10 million flying hours
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Rolls-Royce Tay 611-8 engine achieves 10 million flying hours

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

The Rolls-Royce Tay 611-8 engine, which entered service in 1987, recently achieved another incredible milestone by reaching 10 million flying ... Read More

China launches world’s first 5G smart hotel
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China launches world’s first 5G smart hotel

editor editor- April 17, 2019

A strategic cooperation agreement was signed today to create the world's first 5G smart hotel in China by InterContinental Shenzhen, ... Read More

Norwegian Sun returns to Port Canaveral  for second year of Cuba cruises
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Norwegian Sun returns to Port Canaveral  for second year of Cuba cruises

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 13, 2019

Norwegian Cruise Line’s Sun returns to Port Canaveral today for a second season of popular cruises from the Port to ... Read More

Hotelbeds confirms strategic partnership with KILIT HOSPITALITY GROUP
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Hotelbeds confirms strategic partnership with KILIT HOSPITALITY GROUP

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

Hotelbeds has announced today a strategic distribution partnership with KILIT HOSPITALITY GROUP, Turkey’s largest leisure hotel company and the owners ... Read More

Arab Hotel Investment Conference is back: Why it’s so amazing
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Arab Hotel Investment Conference is back: Why it’s so amazing

mm Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN- April 11, 2019

Last year, the move of the 14th Arab Hotel Investment Conference (AHIC) from Dubai Jumeirah Madinat to the neighboring Emirate ... Read More

Luxury boutique cruise line launching coastal fleet
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Luxury boutique cruise line launching coastal fleet

editor editor- April 11, 2019

Scheduled to begin full operations in November 2019, an explorer class vessel will serve three new destinations with year-round departures. ... Read More

Saudi tourism sector worth over $70 billion in 2019
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Saudi tourism sector worth over $70 billion in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Saudi Arabia’s travel and tourism sector is expected to contribute $70.9 billion (SAR 263.1 billion) in total to the country’s ... Read More

Wizz Air boosts Budapest Airport’s summer schedule
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Wizz Air boosts Budapest Airport’s summer schedule

editor editor- April 6, 2019

The early days of the summer season see Budapest Airport welcoming two new connections with Wizz Air as the home-based ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines has a statement on preliminary crash report
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Ethiopian Airlines has a statement on preliminary crash report

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 4, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines had a tragic year so far, but it appears without fault to the carrier. The preliminary report about ... Read More

Budapest Airport launches new winter routes
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Budapest Airport launches new winter routes

editor editor- March 27, 2019

Launching 15 new winter routes in total, Ryanair route additions will see 3 new destinations on Budapest Airport’s route map. ... Read More

New Executive Chef at Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa Malaysia
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New Executive Chef at Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa Malaysia

editor editor- March 27, 2019

Guests dining at The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa’s signature Eat Well menu, as well as its array of local ... Read More

Five challenges confronting Meetings Industry in 2019
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Five challenges confronting Meetings Industry in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

Tight meeting budgets, time pressures, organizational issues, a lack of creativity from hotels, increasingly complex and costly mandates in catering, ... Read More

Airbus and China expand their partnership in civil aviation
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Airbus and China expand their partnership in civil aviation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

Airbus and China Aviation Supplies Holding Company (CAS) signed a General Terms Agreement (GTA) covering the purchase by Chinese airlines ... Read More