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When Visiting Argentina Be alert after tourist shooting

eTN Managing Editor- December 14, 2019 0

Tourists in Argentina are warned to be alert to street crime, including armed robberies, and advised to hand over cash and valuables without resistance. More ... Read More

Boeing boycotts Pentagon’s $85 billion contract

Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2019 0

Northrop Grumman Corporation was the sole bidder yesterday on a massive $85 billion military contract, after Boeing announced that it will not participate in the ... Read More

Kazakhstan’s low-cost airline goes international

Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2019 0

The first Kazakhstan low-cost airline FlyArystan made its first international flight from Nur-Sultan to Moscow (Zhukovsky) on its recently delivered fourth Airbus A320, which joined ... Read More

French railways chief urges to suspend a strike

Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2019 0

The head of the French national railway company, Jean-Pierre Farandou, appealed to transportation industry workers to end the strike during the Christmas holidays. Farandu reminded ... Read More

How safe is New York for Israeli tourists?

Juergen Steinmetz- December 8, 2019 0

Many Israeli visitors have New York on top of their must to go places.  New York is perceived as a safe city for Israel tourists. ... Read More

Pearl Harbor Shooting: Arizona Memorial lock-down just cleared

Juergen T Steinmetz- December 4, 2019 0

Tourists are now safe and the gates to the Pearl Harbor base, are open again, enabling tourists and other visitors to leave the Base and ... Read More

Spend a Week of Luxury in Orlando, Florida

Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019 0

Orlando may be well-known for its family attractions: Disneyworld, Universal Studios and the day trip to the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral. However, if ... Read More

3 Tips That Make Business Travel Easy

Chief Assignment Editor- November 16, 2018 0

If you’ve ever been called out of the office and asked to embark on business travel, then you’ll understand how stressful the whole venture can ... Read More

How to plan your USA road trip

Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2018 0

Whether you are American, Canadian, European or from somewhere further afield, one vacation that has captured the imagination for years is that of the USA ... Read More

Hahn Air makes HR-169 tickets available to travel agents in Cuba

Global Editor- April 11, 2017 0

Hahn Air, a German airline and the leading provider of distribution services for other airlines, is now for the first time enabling travel agents in ... Read More

CruiseTrends Report: Insight into “what is trending” with cruise customers

Global Editor- April 11, 2017 0

CruiseTrends report for the month of April 2017 was released today. Cruise experts mined their wealth of data to provide information on the most popular ... Read More

San Jose Airport cuts ribbon on much-anticipated International Arrivals facility expansion

Global Editor- April 11, 2017 0

On Thursday, April 13, San Jose Director of Aviation Kim Becker and U.S. Customs and Border Protection Port Director Steve Baxter will unveil the $8.2 ... 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

British trade soars with Heathrow’s best cargo month in over 5 years

Global Editor- April 11, 2017 0

Global British trade at Heathrow soared in March, with volumes surging nearly 13% to 148,000 metric tonnes – the largest monthly growth in over 5 ... Read More

Budapest Airport’s S17 buds with Wizz Air

Global Editor- April 11, 2017 0

Having already confirmed 22 new routes during 2017, Budapest Airport’s largest airline will be significantly expanding its own operations from the Hungarian gateway this year. ... Read More

$830 million loss: United Airlines stock plunges after passenger roughhousing fiasco

Global Editor- April 11, 2017 0

The stock price of United Continental Holdings Inc. fell dramatically on Tuesday as the fallout continues over the airline’s handling of a passenger being dragged ... Read More

U.S. Travel on Big Airlines’ Challenges

Dmytro Makarov- April 10, 2017 0

WASHINGTON (April 10, 2017)—U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President for Public Affairs Jonathan Grella issued the following statement: "For days, the airwaves have been filled ... Read More

TripAdvisor Names The Best Airlines In The World

eturbonews- April 10, 2017 0

 TripAdvisor, the travel planning and booking site, today announced the winners of its first annual Travelers' Choice® awards for airlines, recognizing travelers' favorite carriers around ... Read More

Hamad International Airport Hosts ACI Developing Nations Assistance Seminar

Dmytro Makarov- April 9, 2017 0

DOHA – Qatar: Hamad International Airport (HIA) is hosting the Airport Council International (ACI) Developing Nations Assistance (DNA) seminar in Doha from the 9th to ... Read More

More than 20 people wounded in Moscow two-train head-on collision

Global Editor- April 8, 2017 0

More than 20 people have reportedly been injured and 16 hospitalized after a train going from Moscow to Brest collided with a commuter train. It ... Read More

Air Canada announces Board Chairman retirement

Global Editor- April 7, 2017 0

Air Canada announced today the retirement of David I. Richardson, Chairman of the Company's Board of Directors. His retirement will take effect at the conclusion ... Read More

Carnival Corporation names new Corporate Treasurer

Global Editor- April 7, 2017 0

Carnival Corporation & plc, the world's largest leisure travel company, announced today that Darrell Campbell joins the company as corporate treasurer, effective April 10, 2017. ... Read More

Boeing energy conservation program lauded by EPA

Global Editor- April 7, 2017 0

Boeing will be recognized by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with a 2017 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award for ... Read More

Haikou Airport becomes China’s first Skytrax 5-Star Regional Airport

Global Editor- April 7, 2017 0

On 7th April 2017, Haikou Meilan International Airport received its 5-Star Regional Airport Rating by Skytrax, the international air transport rating organization. Haikou Meilan International ... 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

Norway arms police in wake of Stockholm attack

Global Editor- April 7, 2017 0

Police in Norway’s largest cities and at Oslo’s airport will be carrying weapons until further notice following an attack in Stockholm on Friday, Norwegian police ... Read More

Terror in Stockholm: Five killed after truck plows into crowd, crashes into department store

Global Editor- April 7, 2017 0

Deaths and injuries have been reported after a truck drove into pedestrians on a Stockholm street before crashing into a department store. Authorities say they ... Read More

WTM Latin America 2017: New attractions and positive economic expectations give the event a boost

Global Editor- April 7, 2017 0

Good news marks the last day of activities of WTM Latin America & the 47th Braztoa Business Event. During the WTM Latin America’s official press ... Read More

Cologne Bonn Airport adds third Moroccan link

Global Editor- April 7, 2017 0

Cologne Bonn Airport confirms it will be adding another new city to its route network as the airport announces a direct link to Agadir. Welcoming ... Read More

UN Statistical Commission encourages statistical framework for measuring sustainable tourism

Global Editor- April 7, 2017 0

The 48th Session of United Nations Statistical Commission has supported the UNWTO-led initiative of developing an international framework for Measuring Sustainable Tourism (MST). The initiative, ... Read More