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A380 Domestic flight from Abu Dhabi to New York with Apartment and Economy Smart Seats now twice daily

Juergen T Steinmetz- May 31, 2017 0

  A second daily US domestic flight by Etihad on an Airbus 380  from Abu Dhabi to New York now started operating. This super plane ... Read More

Building Information Modelling makes Istanbul new airport better

Juergen T Steinmetz- May 31, 2017 0

To increase passenger satisfaction and create a modern travel experience, İstanbul New Airport (finalist in Autodesk’s AEC Excellence Awards 2016) applies the latest technologies and ... Read More

Vietjet Aviation Vietnam signs 4.7 billion deal in Washington DC

Juergen T Steinmetz- May 31, 2017 0

Vietjet Aviation Joint Stock Company recently signed an agreement with CFM International – a joint venture of GE and Safran, on supporting 215 engines to ... Read More

Dubai to Zagreb non stop on Emirates now in service

Juergen T Steinmetz- May 31, 2017 0

Emirates’ inaugural Boeing 777-300ER flight from Dubai touched down in Zagreb to a water cannon salute and traditional Croatian folk dancers, with more than 350 ... Read More

Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg celebrates 15th birthday

editor- May 31, 2017 0

This year marks the 15th anniversary of the Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg, and the event is being celebrated with an array of activities, including a ... Read More

Flight delay compensation: Which law applies – Montreal Convention or EU 261?

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- May 31, 2017 0

In this week’s article, we examine the case of Dochak v. Polskie Linie Lotnicze LOT S.A., 2016 WL 3027896 (N.D. Ill. 2016) wherein “a group ... Read More

VisitBritain celebrating UK Government’s largest participation in Pride activities in the Americas

Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2017 0

As part of VisitBritain’s Love is GREAT campaign, the British government will celebrate LGBT rights by participating in local Pride events in 16 cities across ... Read More

Jamaica to vie for UNWTO Executive Council candidature

Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2017 0

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says Jamaica has submitted its candidature to occupy one of five seats ... Read More

Qualified? Performer? Fraud? … eTN readers on the UNWTO Secretary General Election and Nominee Zurab Polokashvilidid from Georgia

Juergen T Steinmetz- May 31, 2017 0

Yesterday Costa Rice stood up at the ongoing Regional Commission for the Americas of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) meeting in Honduras this ... Read More

Grenada Hotel and Tourism Association launches Pure Grenada app

Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2017 0

The Grenada Hotel and Tourism Association (GHTA) has made a bold step in enhancing visitor experience in Pure Grenada with the release of its exciting ... Read More

BTC: UK and EU airline “development” warrants competition authority investigation

Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2017 0

Today, US Business Travel Coalition published the following letter to UK and EU competition authorities regarding anti-competitive and anti-consumer development in the UK and EU ... Read More

Qatar Airways and Monacair partnership provides seamless helicopter travel between Monaco and Nice

Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2017 0

Qatar Airways and Monacair are delighted to announce a new partnership between one of the world’s leading airlines and the French Riviera’s premium helicopter operator, ... Read More

American Airlines celebrates inclusion and diversity during PRIDE month

Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2017 0

American Airlines is celebrating our team members in June during PRIDE month through PRIDE Parade sponsorships, special social posts and continued giving to lesbian, gay, ... Read More

Air Astana re-launches direct flights from Astana to Kiev

Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2017 0

Air Astana Air Astana will re-launch direct flights from Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan to Kiev, the capital of Ukraine on 1st June 2017. The ... Read More

UNWTO and WTTC present Open Letter on Travel and Tourism to Malta Prime Minister

Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2017 0

Prime Minister of Malta, Joseph Muscat The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) presented the Open Letter on Travel ... Read More

Korean Air’s Dreamliner flies internationally

Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2017 0

Korean Air’s Dreamliner, Boeing 787-9, will depart for its inaugural international route to Toronto, Canada on June 1st. From June onwards, the airline will introduce ... Read More

Russia lifts travel restrictions, reinstates visa-free regime for Turks

Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2017 0

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree, removing some economic sanctions against Turkey; the Kremlin’s press service announced on Wednesday. The order lifts restrictions ... Read More

Park Hyatt Sanya Sunny Bay Resort : New GM Andy Chang

Juergen T Steinmetz- May 30, 2017 0

Hainan, the Hawaii in China – and Park Hyatt is part of it. Park Hyatt Sanya Sunny Bay Resort has announced the appointment of General ... Read More

Travelocity and Kayak Pioneer Terry Jones To Speak At WTM London 2017

Juergen T Steinmetz- May 30, 2017 0

Travelocity founder Terry Jones will be a keynote speaker at World Travel Market London 2017 – Monday 6 to Wednesday 8 November. Jones has been ... Read More

Emirates Copies from Singapore Airlines: The Emirates Pass

Juergen T Steinmetz- May 30, 2017 0

Emirates must have studied the Singapore Airlines system when the airline announced today  customers can explore more of Dubai this summer by enjoying exclusive offers ... Read More

Minister Bartlett launches Devon House as Jamaica’s first gastronomy center

editor- May 30, 2017 0

The city of Kingston is poised for a culinary renaissance with Minister of Tourism Hon. Edmund Bartlett’s launch of Devon House as Jamaica’s first center ... Read More

Lobster Experience opens up new markets for the sale of luxury travel

editor- May 30, 2017 0

Lobster Experience – Germany’s exclusive luxury showcase no. 1 – is now expanding its business field to the growing Central and Eastern European markets, with ... Read More

Global study of youth travel market

editor- May 30, 2017 0

The aim of a study called New Horizons is being undertaken by Emirates and the World Youth Student and Educational (WYSE) Travel Confederation to provide ... Read More

Global study of youth travel market

editor- May 30, 2017 0

The aim of a study called New Horizons is being undertaken by Emirates and the World Youth Student and Educational (WYSE) Travel Confederation to provide ... Read More

Lobster Experience drives business in the coveted Central & Eastern European Markets

editor- May 30, 2017 0

Roman Berger returned to Lobster Experience after expanding his expertise for the Central & Eastern European Markets and with the goal to increase business, revenues ... Read More

Lobster Experience drives business in the coveted Central & Eastern European Markets

editor- May 30, 2017 0

Roman Berger returned to Lobster Experience after expanding his expertise for the Central & Eastern European Markets and with the goal to increase business, revenues ... Read More

Corinthia Hotel London appoints Thomas Kochs as Managing Director

editor- May 30, 2017 0

Corinthia Hotel London announces the appointment of leading London hotelier, Thomas Kochs, as its Managing Director, starting in the role on 22 May 2017. Kochs ... Read More

Corinthia Hotel London appoints Thomas Kochs as Managing Director

editor- May 30, 2017 0

Corinthia Hotel London announces the appointment of leading London hotelier, Thomas Kochs, as its Managing Director, starting in the role on 22 May 2017. Kochs ... Read More

Happy Anguilla Day! Anguilla turns 50 with year of celebration

Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2017 0

Anguilla is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Anguilla Revolution of 1967, when Anguilla expelled the St. Kitts Royal Police Force from the island. This ... Read More

Happy Anguilla Day! Anguilla turns 50 with year of celebration

Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2017 0

Anguilla is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Anguilla Revolution of 1967, when Anguilla expelled the St. Kitts Royal Police Force from the island. This ... Read More