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Cloud-based technology STAAH has been chosen by Airbnb as their preferred software partner for 2021 as it has been recognised for exceptional performance in connecting hosts around the world…
An Australian newsreader based in Tel Aviv has urged Australians to get the widely available AstraZeneca Covid vaccine, claiming that it will not limit their international travel.
European Union has recommended that its 27 nations reinstate restrictions on tourists from the US because of rising coronavirus infections there
Delta Air Lines will charge employees on the company health plan $200 per month if they do not get COVID-19 vaccinated, a policy the airline's top executive says is necessary because the…
TLEE Spas is honored to unveil Willowbrook Spa, which recently debuted at The Lake House on Canandaigua, a design-forward and residentially-inspired hotel and spa in the scenic Finger Lakes…
Crystal Cruises celebrates the return to service for luxury ocean ship Crystal Symphony as she departed today on the new Luxury Bermuda Escapes
A passenger on a Frontier Airlines flight yelled for help after he was duct-taped to a seat by airline staff; he was restrained after he allegedly assaulted attendants.
Hawaiian Airlines has informed its US employees that they will be required to be vaccinated against Covid-19, making it the third major carrier to do so in less than a week.
Airline companies are still far from pre-pandemic profit and sales as some of their businesses, like business travel, are not even comparable to normal levels
The top aviation regulator in the United States has proposed that local police across the country file more charges against unruly airline passengers and that airports restrict alcohol…
Big cities in spotlight and interest in sustainable travel: Highlights of Expedia ‘travel recovery’ report
Expedia Group Media Solutions, the global travel advertising platform connecting marketers with hundreds of millions of travellers across the Expedia Group brand, today released its Q2…
In the wake of United Airlines announcing new policies for mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations of employees, American Airlines CEO Doug Parker said there’s a simple reason why he’s not requiring…
United Airlines announced Friday that it will require all employees to be vaccinated against the coronavirus as a condition of employment.
Restrictions that have barred much of the world's population from visiting the United States since 2020 will not be lifted in the short term, according to the White House.
American Airlines had to cancel nearly 300 flights only by early last week, mostly due to a lack of pilots, the Associated Press reported.
A new study by leading financial source DailyFX has analyzed the stock market in the US to find out which companies young investors are backing. The Gamestop fiasco last year has led to…
TikToker Sierra Steadman was dressed as what she thought was a plain Jane when she boarded an Alaska Airlines plane — until a flight attendant told her to get off because of her outfit.
Starting today, each purchase made via Expedia Group’s mobile apps will result in a donation to help UNICEF’s global COVID-19 response
A 22-year-old passenger of Frontier Airlines is facing three misdemeanour charges for battery after he allegedly groped and assaulted flight attendants while the plane was in the air.
Boeing reported $17 billion in revenue for the second quarter, owing to increased demand for commercial aircraft.
United Airlines announced a new option for passengers to pre-order food, snacks, and beverages online up to five days before their scheduled flight.
Take me to the moon! Awe-inspiring lunar design will blow your mind as Blossom Hotel is set to launch maiden luxury offering in Houston this summer
Blossom Hotel Houston, the newest luxury property presented by internationally recognised Blossom Holding Group, is set to open its doors later this summer
Indian hospitality start-up OYO found a new godfather as reports claimed that software giant Microsoft is in advanced talks to buy some stakes in the budget hotel chain ahead of its…
Google has two months to improve the way it presents internet search results for flights and hotels and explain how it ranks these or face possible sanctions
People fully vaccinated in the United States and European Union - except France - will be allowed to travel to England without having to quarantine on arrival, the UK government announced
Rising concern about the fast-spreading delta variant of COVID-19 is creating turbulence for the stocks of big travel companies.
A teen caused a United Airlines flight to be evacuated after he AirDropped an image of a gun to other passengers.
TripIt from Concur, the world’s highest-rated travel organizing app, announced that travellers can now access vaccination information—including local requirements and vaccination rates—for…
The U.S. Department of Transportation is moving to require airlines to refund fees to passengers for checked bags if the luggage is significantly delayed to the destination, according to a…
New study has found seven in 10 Americans will do absolutely anything to go on a two-week vacation — even take an ice cold bath or a pay cut
US citizens have been warned against travel to the UK over spiralling coronavirus cases.
There are a whole lot of people travelling these days in the U.S. Airports are packed, flights are packed. And the speedy return of domestic travel has many airlines scrambling to bring back…
Canada has announced it will allow fully vaccinated US citizens into Canada on 9 August and those from the rest of the world from 7 September
Delta Air Lines has reported a $652 million profit for the three months to June.
United Airlines announced on Tuesday that it will purchase 100 19-seat ES-19 electric planes from Swedish start-up Heart Aerospace, as the US carrier considers battery-powered aircraft for…
Passengers aboard an American Airlines flight to Miami experienced a bizarre security incident on Thursday night with passengers admitting they were scared for their lives after an…
Flight attendants onboard an American Airlines flight are facing criticism for their unusual method of dealing with an unruly passenger after a video emerged of them duct-taping a woman to…
According to a White House official who spoke to Reuters, the United States will not ease international travel restrictions anytime soon.
As mainlanders return in droves, Maui officials are making an unusual request of airlines: Please don't bring so many people to our island.
Sabre has unveiled whitepaper outlining the pioneering new methodologies it is creating to enable its airline partners to create more holistic network plans
As part of United Airlines' “United Next” upgrade, the company is adding oft-requested support for Bluetooth headphones.
The majority of US consumers, 70%, say they want to start traveling again, with more than 50% planning one to two vacations in the next six months
As vaccination rates continue to go up and travel restrictions are lifted across the country and globe, many Americans are eager to resume traveling this summer
CWT will work with GBTA to further augment its customer and supplier needs, as the industry recalibrates for safe and sustainable post-pandemic business travel
At one point, a 22-year-old male passenger calls a female flight attendant "a fat gorilla" and hurls a vulgarity at her.
The news seems to be good for US airlines. After the negative impact due to the coronavirus pandemic, the airline industry steadily begins to recover.
American Airlines cancelled more than 200 flights over the weekend due to staffing shortages and expects to cut more daily through July.
The CEO of Delta Airlines Ed Bastian revealed that domestic travel could see a full recovery by end of the northern summer.
Many travel agencies began offering lucrative travel packages to places where travellers can be vaccinated.
Princess has announced its intent to return to service in the United States sailing from Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Ft. Lauderdale this fall.
Richard Branson has welcomed the opening of the new Virgin Hotels Las Vegas. The Virgin Group founder was the first to arrive at the casino-resort in a parade of classic British cabs
After more than a year of stringent travel restrictions between the U.S. and the U.K., President Joe Biden and Prime Minister Boris Johnson have agreed to work toward reopening transatlantic…
CWT, the Business-to-Business-for-Employees (B2B4E) travel management platform, has announced the global roll-out of Intelligent Display, a powerful new addition to the hotel platform of…
United Airlines sees big for the coming northern summer and is adding 400 flights to its July schedule and increasing services to now available European destinations with the aim to offer…
HENRYs (those High Earners who are Not Rich Yet) are committed to discretionary travel spending despite shifting life priorities
US senior citizens should closely monitor the latest COVID-19 travel restrictions and guidelines set by officials of their travel destination
Americans going on holidays in near-record numbers at the start of the Memorial Day weekend, as their eagerness to break free from coronavirus confinement overcame higher prices for flights,…
US authorities have charged a 28-year-old woman with felony battery after an attack on a Southwest Airlines plane in which a flight attendant lost two teeth and suffered other injuries to…
United Airlines is offering vaccinated members of its MileagePlus loyalty programme the chance to win a year’s worth of free travel and flights with its ‘Your Shot to Fly’ campaign
United Airlines loyalty program members will have the chance to enter the airline’s ‘Your Shot to Fly’ sweepstakes by uploading their vaccination records.
In the absence of federally mandated vaccine passports, Dr Anthony Fauci expects multiple U.S businesses to impose their own requirements for customers to show proof of vaccination to…
United Airlines chief executive Scott Kirby says the airline actively considered introducing a separate cabin on its planes where only vaccinated passengers would be allowed to sit.
US regulators are imposing big fines on passengers who behave badly and flout rules, including refusing to wear masks on board.
Miss Dominican Republic Kimberly Jiménez was awarded the "Spirit of Carnival" award for embodying the company's values of fun, friendship, diversity and inclusion.
A passenger onboard an American Airlines flight from Miami to New York JFK had to be restrained and was arrested on arrival on Sunday after allegedly attacking and assaulting a flight…
The new Travel Recovery Trend Report features Expedia research for insights to ensure travel brands are prepared to reconnect with travellers
Australian-owned travel tech platform, Vacaay, has added industry stalwart Tristan Freedman to its team as Regional Director as the company continues to grow its global presence.
Due to limited supply and lack of option for COVID vaccine coupled with Thai Ministry of Public Health’s declaration that locals will be prioritised on the distribution, some Thais and…
American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) has made a binding offer to acquire Egencia, Expedia Group’s corporate travel arm
Americans who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 should be able to travel to Europe by summer.
Summertime rental reservations are up 125% this year over last as Americans return to travel
The current situation gives rise to vaccine tourism, which is travelling to another country just to get inoculated.
American Airlines will start recalling flight attendants who took extended voluntary leaves of absence in preparation for a busy summer season the airline said on Thursday.
As vaccines roll out worldwide, we are seeing the light at the end of the tunnel and we can expect travel recovery soon.
In a study of travel searches and bookings in the first half of April, ADARA finds that Brits are overwhelmingly looking to travel to the US over Europe - with almost one in five…
Alaska governor Mike Dunleavy said COVID-19 vaccines would be made available at key airports in the state starting 1 June
Recent trends show the industry is beginning to recover from the pandemic particularly in the US where the vaccination has been very aggressive without delays.
United Airlines could start hiring new pilots as early as next month according to an internal memo shared with pilots last week.
It looks like America's travellers are booking flights for post-pandemic vacations which is a strong sign that U.S. airlines are ready for take-off.
Nearly two-thirds of Americans believe passengers who have not been vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus should be barred from travelling on an aeroplane according to a new Reuters poll.
US air passengers screened topped 1.5 million this week for the first time since March 2020, as air travel continues to rebound from a pandemic-related drop
Named to reflect the dawn of a new age in travel, Vista will exemplify all the hallmarks of the Oceania Cruises experience that guests have come to expect.
KAYAK, the company that pioneered flight metasearch in 2004, is reimagining the in-travel experience
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has decided to step up Boeing 777 inspections following an incident in Denver last weekend.
Amid the rollout of the vaccine, an increase in the percentage of travellers in every age group over 60 has been witnessed
As a result of the vaccine rollout, the percentage of US adults feeling safe staying in a hotel and flying improves to reach highest levels since April 2020, reveals Deloitte survey
The results of a trivago survey reveal significant desires to travel, including what consumers would give up, what they’d like to do and where they’d like to go, as well as why they’d like…
Cruise lines have yet to officially cancel Alaska sailings for 2021, even though a cruise ship ban announced last week by Canada will make most of them unviable.
Canada is extending its ban on cruise ships through February 2022 because of Covid-19, effectively shutting down popular summer trips to Alaska for another year
Expedia Partner Solutions, unlocking the power of Expedia Group for partners globally, announced it will extend its package rates to all Expedia TAAP partners, as well as guarantee the…
New research from online travel marketplace, KOALA, reveals the most in-demand future vacation destinations for American citizens and how they differ from state to state
American Airlines warned employees last Wednesday of possible layoffs in April.
Business travel spending is forecast to grow 21% this year worldwide, helped by the rollout of COVID-19 vaccines, but will not recover to pre-pandemic levels until the middle of the decade
In an exclusive interview, Boeing's new CEO talks about the roadmap ahead for the company. Excerpts:
Passengers flying to the US will be tested for COVID-19 before boarding a flight into the country, and they would need to undergo quarantine upon arrival
Air India’s longest direct flight from San Francisco to Bengaluru with an all-woman cockpit crew successfully landed in the southern city on 11 January
Boeing has agreed to pay USD 2.5 billion to settle criminal charges in the US centred on the troubled 737 Max
CEO Ed Bastian shows the airline expects a rocky road ahead.
Amazon has announced that it bought 11 jets from Delta and WestJet airlines to boost its growing delivery network and get orders to shoppers faster
A group representing major US airlines back the proposal to implement a global testing program requiring negative tests for all passengers return to the United States.
Officials in New York have introduced quarantine rules for international travellers following the emergence of new Covid-19 variants
the American Hotel and Lodging Association (AHLA) is calling on governors and state public health agencies to include hotel employees for inclusion in phase “1b” of the vaccination rollout.
As Washington, DC re-opens cautiously, the phase two of the re-opening allows visitors to explore a bouquet of experiences outdoors
Even as Hilton faced the biggest test in its 101-year history, its resilient, capital-light business model enabled it to reach the one million room milestone in the fourth quarter
U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the announced bipartisan agreement on a COVID relief package:
Cathryn Pikett from Kansas wants President Donald Trump to declare Marshall law in the United States, so he can stay in power. It appears President Trump agrees with Cathryn.
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A recent national survey shows that nearly two-thirds (69%) of Americans will not travel for Christmas.
Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said the international border between Canada and the US will remain closed until January 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic
Air Canada said it is the first Canadian airline to offer its customers the safety and convenience of a new boarding option utilizing facial biometrics
U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President for Public Affairs and Policy Tori Emerson Barnes issued the following statement on the announced Bipartisan Emergency COVID Relief Act of…
With New Year’s around the corner but the scale of celebrations limited by the COVID-19 pandemic, travel experts today released the report on 2020’s Best Cities for New Year’s.
Delta is extending among the most flexible waivers of any airline. We are waiving change fees for all U.S. domestic and international tickets purchased through March 30, 2021
United Airlines‘ passengers will soon have access to virtual, on demand customer service at the airline’s hubs, giving people an easy, contact-free option to get real-time information and…
Delta Air Lines is partnering with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to keep international customers informed of potential COVID-19 exposure through contact tracing.
Bvlgari Hotels & Resorts is proud to announce the agreement for a new hotel in Miami Beach, scheduled to open in 2024.
DOT determined that carriers are not required to recognize emotional support animals (ESA’s) as service animals and may treat them as pets.
Air travel in the US hit the highest level since mid-March following the recent Thanksgiving holiday amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) said
The DOT’s move to restrict its enforcement and rulemaking efforts is particularly troubling since the federal law that deregulated the industry has been interpreted to preempt state laws…
The country finally reached gross operating profit per available room (GOPPAR) above $0, but at $5.43, it was still down 95.5% compared to the same time last year.
Scrapping the obligation for new arrivals to quarantine, Italy is offering Europe’s first ‘coronavirus-free’ flights to the US for passengers who have tested negative for Covid-19
GBTA, the world's largest business travel association, has completed its acquisition of key assets of the Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE), to unify the industry and help…
With Coronavirus cases continuing to spike in America and abroad, US travelers are itching to hit the road and travel but remain grounded due to various restrictions worldwide.
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History will show us the damage or otherwise, the Trump era has had on the hearts and soul of not only America but the world. Andrew Wood is a contributor for eTurboNews and is based in…
New York governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced new guidelines allowing out-of-state travellers to New York to ‘test out’ of the mandatory 14-day quarantine
Starting November 9, Singapore Airlines will return to New York when it launches non-stop flights between Singapore and John F. Kennedy International Airport.
With travel restrictions and health measures implemented due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, Skål International will for the first time in its history execute a virtual Annual General…
Panama has now officially opened its borders and is welcoming international travellers back to the country’s main airport, Tocumen International Airport
One of the best ways of exploring a new city is by ditching the car and strolling along the streets, taking in the sights and discovering hidden gems you may have missed while driving.
Sabre Corporation and regional airline THAI Smile, have announced today a brand new distribution to boost traveller confidence amid a ramped up domestic tourism drive.
President Trump may have been positive at the debate with the Democratic Presidential Candidate Vice President Joe Biden .
The Southern California/ Mexico Border region was shaken by a swarm of earthquakes in the Imperial Valley on Wednesday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).
Robert Redfield was overruled by the White House today when he pushed to extend a “no-sail order” on passenger cruises into next year. According to a report on Axio claiming two sources with…
American Airlines is collaborating with several foreign governments to begin offering preflight COVID-19 testing for customers traveling to international destinations, starting with Jamaica…
A rapid surge in luxury villa rentals over the summer has resulted in an increase in new providers adding their inventory to meet the anticipated demand for the fall and winter travel season…
United Airlines today became the first U.S. airline to launch a COVID-19 pilot testing program for travelers that could make it easier for them to manage quarantine requirements and entry…
Elaine L. Chao announced today that the US government will award $335 million in airport safety and infrastructure grants through the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to 80 airports in…
A trending hashtag on social media channels has inadvertently placed a big spotlight on a small private island resort in the South Pacific. The hashtag #vomo – which stands for “Vote Or Miss…
According to Acting Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Chad Wolf, the United States borders with Canada and Mexico will remain closed through October 21.
Face masks are an essential part of a layered strategy to keep customers safe and reduce transmission of COVID-19 throughout air travel, according to a new technical bulletin published this…
Conrad Combrink talks about how small-ship expedition cruising is showing impressive recovery and roadmap ahead for Silversea Cruises
Airline passenger rights group FlyersRights.org submitted a letter to US Congress to ask for transparency from the FAA and Boeing in their quest to address the 737 MAX’s deadly flaws and…
While some hard-hit states – such as New York and New Jersey – currently have state-wide travel limitations in place, more than half have no such restrictions. Do Americans believe…
MGM Resorts International announced today that Park MGM and NoMad Las Vegas will open their doors on September 30, completing the reopening of all of its properties around the world…
The horrific wildfires that are burning up and down the coast of California have caused skies over San Francisco to turn into eerily shades of red and orange. The air quality in San…
51% of over 1,800 global delegates expect RevPAR to return to pre-Covid levels during 2023, with a further 23% anticipating a return in 2024
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today announced the Aviation Maintenance Technical Workforce Development Grant Program to increase interest and recruit students for careers in…
After 48 years of fun-filled group trips across the USA, Canada, Alaska and Central America, TrekAmerica has ceased all travel operations.
72% of Americans decided not to take a summer vacation this year, and some have written 2020 off altogether for travel with 32% deciding to take a vacation in summer 2021
The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) today released an analysis on the economic and human struggle of the hotel industry six months into the COVID-19 pandemic, with millions…
Limited travel bubbles could allow for British quarantine exemptions for US travelers from low-infection rate areas, such as New York, and help restart across-the-pond travel.
American and Delta airlines have followed United in taking out change fees on domestic routes, with the exception of economy fares.
While the airline expects pre-COVID-19 level recovery for international flying to continue to lag U.S. domestic, Delta plans to add over 50 transoceanic flights next summer, compared to the…