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Korean Visitors Love Guam and GVB welcomes T’way passengers with a song

Juergen T Steinmetz- August 1, 2021 0

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) and A.B. Won Pat International Airport Authority (GIAA) welcomed the first flight from Seoul, South Korea in 2021 late Saturday ... Read More

Union Sues Qantas Airways Over Massive Pandemic Layoffs and Wins

eturbonews- July 31, 2021 0

Australia’s federal court ruled in favor of the Transport Workers Union’s case against Qantas. - eTurboNews | Travel News Read More

New Attraction at Frankfurt Airport: Fraport Visitor Center Opens August 2

eturbonews- July 30, 2021 0

A new attraction is opening on August 2 at Frankfurt Airport: the multimedia Fraport Visitor Center in Terminal 1, Hall C, will welcome its first ... Read More

Russia Resumes Flights to France and Czech Republic

eturbonews- July 24, 2021 0

The decision to resume flights with these countries appears to be just a formality, since no airline has announced plans to resume scheduled direct flights ... Read More

IATA: European Commission Out of Touch With Reality

eturbonews- July 23, 2021 0

European Commission had ignored the advice and evidence presented by EU member states and the airline industry. - eTurboNews | Travel News Read More

Americans Want Less Booze on Flights

eturbonews- July 23, 2021 0

Over half of Americans (59%) actually do think limits should be put in place on the amount of alcohol people can drink on flights. - ... Read More

Will Ryanair’s Bullish Summer 2022 Plans Pay Dividends?

eturbonews- July 23, 2021 0

Europe’s largest low-cost airline foresees summer 2022 as its time to shine, and preparations are underway. - eTurboNews | Travel News Read More

Caribbean Tourism Guardedly Optimistic About Summer Travel

eturbonews- July 23, 2021 0

Data from Caribbean Tourism Organization member countries suggest reversal of slide which began at the end of March 2020. - eTurboNews | Travel News Read More

Thailand Enacts 14-day Domestic Flights Ban

eturbonews- July 22, 2021 0

Hat Yai Airport in Songkhla province in Thailand is empty and quiet. The only sign of human life are security guards on duty. - eTurboNews ... Read More

Emirates Launches New Dubai to Miami Flight

eturbonews- July 22, 2021 0

Emirates Airline connects two major leisure and business destinations with first nonstop service. - eTurboNews | Travel News Read More

First Ever Seaplane Service Between Boston Harbor and Manhattan Announced

eturbonews- July 21, 2021 0

Boston Harbor to Manhattan's East River service by seaplane reduces total travel times 40% to 60%. - eTurboNews | Travel News Online Read More

Domestic Tourism Continues to Rebound While International Travel Largely On Hold

eturbonews- July 21, 2021 0

Between January and May, international tourist arrivals were 85% below 2019 levels. - eTurboNews | Travel News Online Read More

IATA: Passengers Confident in Onboard Safety, Support Mask-Wearing

eturbonews- July 21, 2021 0

Most air travelers are confident about the safety of air travel and support mask-wearing in the near-term. - eTurboNews | Travel News Online Read More

Internet of Things Will Have a Bigger Role in Post-Pandemic Travel

eturbonews- July 21, 2021 0

Wearable tech devices at airports and other transport terminals can allow travelers to practice correct social distancing procedures and keep to other health and safety ... Read More

Skyward Express Passenger Plane crashed in Kenya

Juergen T Steinmetz- July 20, 2021 0

Passengers on a commercial Skyward Express flight in Kenya were lucky when they escaped injury and death after crashing in a remote part of the ... Read More

United Airlines Expects to Return to Profitability in Q3 2021

eturbonews- July 20, 2021 0

United Airlines expects continued gains as more businesses return by end of summer and into 2022, with a full recovery in demand anticipated by 2023. ... Read More

Lagardère Travel Retail and Lima Airport Partners Pioneer Profit-Sharing Duty Free agreement in Peru

eturbonews- July 20, 2021 0

Lagardère Travel Retail and Lima Airport Partners (LAP), a Fraport company, are pioneering a new era for Travel Retail business models by signing a long-term ... Read More

Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport Develops New Solution for Airfield Pavement Control

eturbonews- July 20, 2021 0

The Interactive Pavement Damage Control System was developed following careful analysis and testing of different engineering solutions. - eTurboNews | Travel News Online Read More

Airbus Launches Cloud-Based Pilot Training Service

eturbonews- July 20, 2021 0

Mobile Airbus Training experience Suite is a subscription-based service platform with a 3D interactive virtual cockpit environment for pilot recurrent and initial Type Training. - ... Read More

JetBlue announces New York and Boston flights from Kansas City

eturbonews- July 20, 2021 0

Today, JetBlue published flight schedules and began selling tickets for nonstop service between Kansas City International Airport and both Boston-Logan International Airport and New York-JFK ... Read More

Air Canada Ready to Reconnect Canada and U.S. With Up to 220 Daily Flights

eturbonews- July 19, 2021 0

Air Canada's commercial schedule may be adjusted as required based on the COVID-19 trajectory and government restrictions. - eTurboNews | Travel News & more Read More

Canada to open borders to fully vaccinated travelers

eturbonews- July 19, 2021 0

International flights carrying passengers will be permitted to land at five additional Canadian airports. - eTurboNews | Travel News & more Read More

Bangkok Airways announces suspension of Bangkok – Samui flights

eturbonews- July 19, 2021 0

Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited regrets to announce the temporary suspension of Bangkok – Samui flights from 21 July 2021 onwards. - eTurboNews | Travel ... Read More

Doha overtakes Dubai as Middle East busiest hub airport

eturbonews- July 19, 2021 0

The major factor driving the trend was the lifting, in January, of the blockade of flights to and from Qatar, which was imposed in June ... Read More

Transfer in Doha, Abu Dhabi, Dubai: Airline Passengers choice is clear

Juergen T Steinmetz- July 18, 2021 0

Qatar with its airport hub Doha Hamad International went through impossible times during the blockade by the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, and Bahrhain. With a ... Read More

MICE Business relaunches in Guam with vaccination included

Juergen T Steinmetz- July 18, 2021 0

There is hardly a better place in the world to conduct a conference when the reward is to get vaccinated. Guam gets it and welcomed ... Read More

Unvaccinated travelers from UK, Spain, Portugal, Netherlands, Greece and Cyprus must have 24-hour negative COVID test to enter France

eturbonews- July 17, 2021 0

French Prime Minister Jean Castex announced that restrictions for vaccinated travelers are being lifted on Saturday. - eTurboNews | Travel News & more Read More

Samui Airport Sees First International Tourists Since Lockdown

eturbonews- July 16, 2021 0

The first group of foreigners landed at Samui airport on Koh Samui in Thailand under the Samui Plus Model project. - eTurboNews | Travel News ... Read More

Passenger plane crashes in Siberia, all 19 on board survive the crash

eturbonews- July 16, 2021 0

Russian civil aviation safety standards have somewhat improved in recent years but accidents, especially involving older aircraft in remote regions, are not uncommon. - eTurboNews ... Read More

US Travel Welcomes Biden’s Remark on Lifting International Travel Ban to US

eturbonews- July 16, 2021 0

The science says US can safely reopen international travel now, particularly for countries that have made considerable progress toward vaccinating their citizens. - eTurboNews | ... Read More