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Airbus:  Albatross is inspiring next generation of aircraft wings
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Airbus: Albatross is inspiring next generation of aircraft wings

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

Airbus engineers have developed a scale-model airplane with the first in-flight, flapping wing-tips that could revolutionize aircraft wing-design. The aerospace ... Read More

Cash-strapped NASA to allow private tourism to International Space Station
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Cash-strapped NASA to allow private tourism to International Space Station

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 8, 2019

US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has been forced to take on some extra work to pay the bills: ... Read More

Canyon Ranch Wellness Retreat announces new leadership appointments
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Canyon Ranch Wellness Retreat announces new leadership appointments

editor editor- June 7, 2019

Canyon Ranch today announced new hires for its forthcoming brand extension - Canyon Ranch Wellness Retreat, opening in Woodside, California, ... Read More

7 new technologies that will rock the future of air travel
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7 new technologies that will rock the future of air travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Air travel technology is changing at a rapid pace –– what can we expect to see in the near future? ... Read More

Lufthansa uses telemedicine on board its long-haul fleet
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Lufthansa uses telemedicine on board its long-haul fleet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 5, 2019

As the first airline in the world to do so, Lufthansa has equipped all long–haul aircraft with the mobile ECG ... Read More

Are you still wearing extra clothes to avoid baggage fees?
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Are you still wearing extra clothes to avoid baggage fees?

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Passengers who don extra clothes to avoid fees charged for overweight baggage is not an acceptable practice according to 42% ... Read More

Asian Millionaire 2019: Reasons to travel shift from status to personal growth
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Asian Millionaire 2019: Reasons to travel shift from status to personal growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 27, 2019

Adding further weight to several pieces of research commissioned by ILTM Asia Pacific and presented during its annual event in ... Read More

Airbus announces major performance improvement to its latest A220 Family aircraft
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Airbus announces major performance improvement to its latest A220 Family aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Airbus today announced that the A220 Family aircraft, the newest addition to its single-aisle portfolio, will now be offering increased ... 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

ACJ319 is shown at European Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition
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ACJ319 is shown at European Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

Airbus Corporate Jets (ACJ) is showing an ACJ319 at European Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva, giving potential ... Read More

South Africa Tourism Ministry and African Tourism Board Officials meet and agree with SA President Cyril Ramaphosa
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South Africa Tourism Ministry and African Tourism Board Officials meet and agree with SA President Cyril Ramaphosa

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 4, 2019

African Tourism Board Vice President Cuthbert Ncube today at Indaba in Durban met with the Honorable Deputy Minister of Tourism ... Read More

Bermuda Tourism named Official Tourism Partner of US Open Tennis Championships
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Bermuda Tourism named Official Tourism Partner of US Open Tennis Championships

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019

The Bermuda Tourism Authority, the official destination marketing organization for the island, and the United States Tennis Association (USTA), announced ... Read More

Proud Emirates Revealed: The Emirates Pavilion
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Proud Emirates Revealed: The Emirates Pavilion

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 28, 2019

Emirates, Premier Partner and the Official Airline of Expo 2020 Dubai, today unveiled the design and visitor experience concepts of ... Read More

Airbus: ACJ319neo makes successful first flight
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Airbus: ACJ319neo makes successful first flight

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 25, 2019

The ACJ319neo successfully completed a first flight lasting one hour and 55 min on 24th April 2019, beginning a short ... Read More

Airbus selects seven finalist teams to shape the future of aerospace
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Airbus selects seven finalist teams to shape the future of aerospace

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

Airbus experts have selected seven teams for the 2019 final of world-class competition Fly Your Ideas which invites students from ... Read More

Somatheeram, world’s first Ayurvedic resort, will join anniversary 25th edition of OTDYKH Leisure 2019
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Somatheeram, world’s first Ayurvedic resort, will join anniversary 25th edition of OTDYKH Leisure 2019

editor editor- April 17, 2019

Somatheeram will, once again, participate at the leading B2B travel exhibition OTDYKH Leisure, which will take place September 10-12, 2019. ... Read More

Canadian tourist falls to his death from Chiang Mai zipline after safety locks brake
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Canadian tourist falls to his death from Chiang Mai zipline after safety locks brake

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 13, 2019

A visitor from Canada fell to his death from a zipline in the northern province of Chiang Mai on Saturday. ... Read More

Easter School Holidays ring in busy travel season at Frankfurt Airport
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Easter School Holidays ring in busy travel season at Frankfurt Airport

editor editor- April 5, 2019

With the Easter holidays around the corner, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is preparing for this year’s first travel peak. Germany’s largest ... Read More

Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions: A paragon of wellness and vitality
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Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions: A paragon of wellness and vitality

editor editor- March 28, 2019

The ancient art and science of Ayurveda was developed thousands of years ago in the Indian Subcontinent and is believed ... Read More

Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions – a paragon of wellness and vitality
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Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions – a paragon of wellness and vitality

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 28, 2019

The ancient art and science of Ayurveda was developed thousands of years ago in the Indian Subcontinent and is believed ... Read More

Living as a digital nomad: some unexpected issues you may face
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Living as a digital nomad: some unexpected issues you may face

editor editor- March 26, 2019

Digital nomad’s life is the one that most people want to have. It seems so easy and fun for a ... Read More

Destinations need new resources to tackle the “invisible burden” of tourism
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Destinations need new resources to tackle the “invisible burden” of tourism

editor editor- March 26, 2019

A report published today by the Travel Foundation, Cornell University’s Centre for Sustainable Global Enterprise and EplerWood International describes how ... Read More

Comlux takes delivery of its first Airbus ACJ320neo jet
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Comlux takes delivery of its first Airbus ACJ320neo jet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

Comlux has taken delivery of the first of three ACJ320neo aircraft, which will now enter VIP cabin-outfitting by Comlux Completion ... Read More

Reunion Island NRL viaduct: Now that’s a road trip!
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Reunion Island NRL viaduct: Now that’s a road trip!

mm Alain St.Ange- March 18, 2019

"The new NRL 974 - the Didier Robert Highway as it is referred to across the island - is a ... Read More

China, USA & Germany are top 3 biggest global travel spenders
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China, USA & Germany are top 3 biggest global travel spenders

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

A recent study estimated the global expenditure on tourism to be just short of $1.5 trillion, with cheap flights and ... Read More

Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all
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Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

Today, Captain Jon Weaks, president of the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association, issued a communication to the nearly 10,000 pilots represented by ... Read More

Indian Ocean tortoise at Seychelles Aldabra atoll endangered by plastic pollution
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Indian Ocean tortoise at Seychelles Aldabra atoll endangered by plastic pollution

mm Alain St.Ange- February 26, 2019

Seychelles Aldabra atoll tortoises are being affected by eating plastic debris. One tortoise was found with half a flip-flop in ... Read More

FAA investigating Southwest Airlines safety in how it calculates weight
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FAA investigating Southwest Airlines safety in how it calculates weight

editor editor- February 20, 2019

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) documents show that Southwest Airlines has made frequent mistakes in calculations and luggage-loading practices that could ... Read More

Corendon Boeing 747 lands in hotel garden
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Corendon Boeing 747 lands in hotel garden

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

After a five-day mega transport from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Badhoevedorp, the Corendon Boeing 747 has arrived in the garden ... Read More

1989-2019: Baptized by Thai monks KLM Boeing 747 landed at Amsterdam Schiphol Hotel garden
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1989-2019: Baptized by Thai monks KLM Boeing 747 landed at Amsterdam Schiphol Hotel garden

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2019

A Boeing 747 has arrived in the garden of the Corendon Village Hotel this morning. There the plane will be ... Read More

Former ZImbabwe Tourism Minister Dr. Walter Mzembi is alive
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Former ZImbabwe Tourism Minister Dr. Walter Mzembi is alive

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 3, 2019

The former Minister of Tourism and Hospitality for Zimbabwe, Dr. Walter Mzembi talked to eTurboNews Sunday night  from his residence ... Read More

Unique hotels lead to successful guest experiences
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Unique hotels lead to successful guest experiences

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- January 26, 2019

The contemporary traveler sees a hotel more than just a place to sleep and take a shower. The hotel has ... Read More

Acropolis Aviation takes delivery of first ACJ320neo
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Acropolis Aviation takes delivery of first ACJ320neo

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 17, 2019

Acropolis Aviation of the UK has taken delivery of the first ACJ320neo, which features new-generation engines and Sharklets to deliver ... Read More

Americans now opting for travel before house, marriage, kids
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Americans now opting for travel before house, marriage, kids

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019

30 and 40-somethings are giving ‘early retirement’ a completely new meaning! With more disposable income, flexible hours and retirement looking ... Read More

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