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Top five types of tourism discussed in 2021

eturbonews- October 18, 2021 0

New research has revealed ‘Virtual Tourism’ as the most popular type of tourism, followed by ‘Space Tourism’ in 2021. - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel ... Read More

One in five Brits would work in porn if pay was right and job was safe

eturbonews- September 21, 2021 0

The popular embrace of the career path once regarded as a strict taboo has only grown by leaps and bounds, leaking into adult academia and generating calls for the ... Read More

Global carmakers’ costs soar over China chip dealers blatant price gouging

eturbonews- September 11, 2021 0

The global chip shortage has had an enormous negative impact, affecting automakers across the world. The crisis, which arose in the second quarter of 2020 ... Read More

COVID-19 sniffing dogs coming to Miami Airport

eturbonews- September 9, 2021 0

Detector dogs have the potential for immediate detection and response to the virus in public spaces like airports. - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Read More

El Salvador adopts Bitcoin as its legal currency, Bitcoin crashes

eturbonews- September 8, 2021 0

El Salvador’s government was forced to take the country’s new digital wallet Chivo offline while it feverishly scrambled to boost server capacity. - eTurboNews | ... Read More

Toronto to Las Vegas, Orlando, Tampa and Cancun on Air Canada Rouge now

eturbonews- September 7, 2021 0

Air Canada's leisure airline, resumed service today with flights operating between Toronto and Las Vegas, Orlando, and Regina, with other destinations being introduced in September, including Cancun and Tampa. - eTurboNews | ... Read More

The Dangers of Phones, Computers & Technology identified worldwide

Juergen T Steinmetz- September 6, 2021 0

Saudi Arabia is not only becoming a leader in the global travel and tourism industry attracting organizations, initiatives to have a headquarter in the Kingdom, ... Read More

New Airbus Single-Aisle Airspace cabin adds comfort to Lufthansa flights

eturbonews- September 6, 2021 0

Lufthansa has once again made a choice of innovation and passenger appeal, raising the bar for the flying public at large to experience next-level, Airbus ... Read More

Apple shelves its contentious plan to scan private iPhones for illegal photos

eturbonews- September 3, 2021 0

Even Apple employees have reportedly expressed concerns with the detection technology, worrying that it could be used to work around encryption protections, that it could easily ... Read More

Hawaii launches new Geospatial Data Portal

Global Editor- April 11, 2017 0

The state Office of Planning’s Hawaii Statewide Geographic Information System (GIS) Program launched a new Geospatial Data Portal, which provides streamlined access to hundreds of ... Read More

FAA: Data Comm now at Minneapolis-St. Paul

Global Editor- April 11, 2017 0

Data Comm, the NextGen technology that enhances safety and reduces delays by improving the way air traffic controllers and pilots talk to each other, is ... Read More

Death goes digital: Slovenian firm puts a modern twist on ancient tombstone

Global Editor- April 8, 2017 0

A Slovenian company has created a virtual way to grieve, with digital interactive tombstones that play video and other digital content to mourners. A prototype ... Read More

FAA restricts drone operations over certain military bases

Global Editor- April 7, 2017 0

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is using its existing authority under Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR) § 99.7 – “Special ... Read More

US-based Japanese travel management firm expands to Houston, Texas

Global Editor- April 6, 2017 0

Kintetsu International Express, the leading U.S. based Japanese travel management company, is expanding its efforts this week and opening a new location in Houston, Texas. ... Read More

Vancouver International Airport develops next-generation BorderXpress kiosks

Global Editor- April 5, 2017 0

Vancouver International Airport (YVR) today announced its proprietary line of self-serve border control solutions, BorderXpress, has been expanded to meet the requirements of Canada Border ... Read More

Sabre to provide consulting services to AFRAA member airlines

Global Editor- April 5, 2017 0

Sabre Corporation, a global technology provider to the travel and tourism industry, will provide consulting services to several of its member airlines through a new ... Read More

Airways New Zealand marks 30 years of operations

Global Editor- April 5, 2017 0

Airways New Zealand is celebrating its 30th anniversary. The air navigation services provider (ANSP) was one of New Zealand’s first State Owned Enterprises and one ... Read More

The Crystal Cabin Awards presented in Hamburg for the 11th time

Global Editor- April 4, 2017 0

The Crystal Cabin Awards were presented in Hamburg for the 11th time on Tuesday evening. The winners of the most famous and prestigious international prize ... Read More

Electronics ban? What ban? Qatar Airways offers free laptops on US-bound flights

Global Editor- March 30, 2017 0

Qatar Airways has announced a unique solution to the recently imposed Electronics Ban by offering passengers a laptop loan service that takes their award-winning five-star ... Read More

Rolls-Royce partners with British music legends for bespoke Wraith models

Global Editor- March 29, 2017 0

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is delighted to announce a series of nine remarkable Wraith 'Inspired by British Music' cars, created in collaboration with, and celebrating the ... Read More

Turkish Airlines’ introduces new service for uninterrupted communication during flight

Global Editor- March 24, 2017 0

Turkish Airlines now introduces its new in-flight mobile connectivity through “eXPhone” for an uninterrupted communication on board. As an extension of Wi-Fi and live TV ... Read More

John Johnston appointed Chief Executive Officer of Accelya and Mercator

eturbonews- March 23, 2017 0

Accelya, a leading provider of financial and commercial solutions to the airline industry, and Mercator, a global provider of product-enabled solutions to the travel and ... Read More

Technology not an unbridled blessing for travel industry

Anil Mathur - eTN India- March 22, 2017 0

While technology has its many uses and advantages for and in the travel industry, it is not an unbridled blessing, and needs to be handled ... Read More

First full scale Passenger Hyperloop Capsule is being built

Global Editor- March 21, 2017 0

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) has begun construction of the world's first full scale Passenger Hyperloop™ Capsule. This first capsule is the culmination of over three ... Read More

United Airlines modernizes airport screening experience

Global Editor- March 21, 2017 0

United Airlines today is enabling customers to move through the screening process quicker at its hub at Newark Liberty International Airport with the opening of ... Read More

Marriott to add 100,000+ worldwide travel experiences for guests

Global Editor- March 21, 2017 0

More than ever before, travelers are seeking out memorable personalized experiences. Today, Marriott International, Inc. announced it has invested in PlacePass, a pioneering provider of ... Read More

Mӧvenpick Hotels & Resorts Globally Implement Oracle Hospitality

eturbonews- March 21, 2017 0

Today Oracle announced the successful implementation of Oracle Hospitality OPERA Cloud property management software at over 30 Mӧvenpick hotels in 10 countries across Africa, Asia, ... Read More

Embraer flies fourth E190-E2 prototype

Global Editor- March 20, 2017 0

Embraer performed last Friday afternoon, at the Sao Jose dos Campos facility, the maiden flight of the E190-E2 fourth prototype, which was completed in two ... Read More

IATA welcomes Canada’s new drone safety regulations

Global Editor- March 16, 2017 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed the announcement by Canada’s Minister of Transport, the Honorable Marc Garneau, to implement an Interim Order restricting the ... Read More