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American Airlines takes delivery of its first A321neo

American Airlines has taken delivery of the first of 100 A321neos on order from Airbus, powered by CFM LEAP-1A engines. The aircraft, MSN8647, departed Hamburg early Friday for the trans-Atlantic ferry flight to Pittsburgh where American’s technicians will get the …

At the New York Times Travel Show 2019, India received Award of Excellence for ‘Best in Show’!

At the recently concluded New York Times Travel Show 2019, India received the Award of Excellence for ‘Best in Show’. It’s the largest travel show in North America, organized from 25th – 27th January in New York, USA.   Ministry …

The UK features among poor-performing destinations last year

Last year, the UK was among one of the few poor-performing destinations that the UNWTO singled out for a bumper year in international tourism.   In 2018, global international arrivals hit 1.4 billion, two years before the forecasts.   The Middle …

This year, New York is hoped to experience major growth in tourism!

This year, for all the lovers of art, history, music and good food, New York is the place to be. The state will be observing the semi-centennial anniversaries of the original 1969 Woodstock festival and the Stonewall Uprising, along with …

World’s first interactive marijuana museum debuts in Las Vegas

Cannabition, the world’s first interactive museum celebrating all things cannabis was launched in Las Vegas, Nevada on 20 September.     As per the museum founder J.J. Walker it will exhibit the world’s largest bong  which is 24ft tall and …

  • Busselton transforming into world-class holiday destination

    Published on : Wednesday, June 1, 2016

    With major works set to continue on its iconic foreshore, Busselton is transforming into a world-class holiday destination.   The region will receive a $10.5 million redevelopment fund which will deliver quality beachfront accommodation and tourism experiences.   The significant …

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  • Luxury Travel Agents to include Ireland in their programme

    Published on : Wednesday, June 1, 2016

    A group of top class travel agents, representing the high end and luxury market from Australia to Germany have arrived in Ireland on a tour to learn more about our three major tourism brands: Ireland’s Ancient East; the Wild Atlantic …

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  • Air France Invents Sustainable And Responsible Uniform

    Published on : Wednesday, June 1, 2016

    As part of its commitment to sustainable development and notably its policy of recycling end-of-life products, Air France has set up an innovative and original uniform recycling operation, a first in the textile sector.   A company-wide collection of used …

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  • A320neo with CFM LEAP-1A engines receives joint EASA and FAA Airworthiness Type Certification

    Published on : Wednesday, June 1, 2016

    On 31st May 2016, the world’s best-selling single-aisle aircraft, the A320neo, received on-schedule the Type Certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the second engine option to be certified – CFM International’s* LEAP-1A …

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  • Strong demand for IMEX America 2016

    Published on : Tuesday, May 31, 2016

    Strong demand for space from first time and established exhibitors is characterizing IMEX America 2016 which returns to the Sands Expo® and Convention Center at The Venetian®| The Palazzo® in Las Vegas from 18 to 20 October 2016.   Several …

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  • Philippines receives 22,121 Indian Tourists in Q1- 2016

    Published on : Tuesday, May 31, 2016

    Philippines recorded 22,121 Indian tourist arrivals during January – March 2016, indicating an increase of 23.7 per cent, over the same period last year. As per reports, the Department of Tourism Philippines has confirmed that there were 6,943 visitor arrivals …

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  • TTF welcomes labor’s northern Australia tourism infrastructure fund

    Published on : Tuesday, May 31, 2016

    The peak tourism body Tourism & Transport Forum Australiahas welcomed Labor’s announcement of the establishment of a $1 billion Northern Australia Tourism Infrastructure Fund if elected to Government.   But TTF says political parties must now spell out their plans …

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  • IATA: Aviation Leaders Gathering In Dublin

    Published on : Tuesday, May 31, 2016

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that leaders of the global air transport industry are gathering in Dublin, Ireland for the Association’s 72nd Annual General Meeting (AGM) and World Air Transport Summit.     The AGM will open with …

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  • SWISS takes the Jura region aloft

    Published on : Tuesday, May 31, 2016

     International Air Lines will be offering its premium long-haul guests culinary delights from Switzerland’s Jura region for the next three months. The latest chapter in the award-winning “SWISS Taste of Switzerland” inflight catering concept showcases creations from the Hôtel-Restaurant du …

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  • Wizz Air Announces A New Route From kiev to Gdansk

    Published on : Tuesday, May 31, 2016

    Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, today announced a new route from Kiev to Gdansk. The new service will commence on 2 August and operate with two weekly flights, on Tuesdays and Saturdays. Tickets are …

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  • The 2 nd Edition of PULIRE Asia Pacific 2016 eyes 20% growth in 2016

    Published on : Tuesday, May 31, 2016

    Thailand will once again witness a major platform for the Asia Pacific cleaning industry through an expansive product showcase and educational platform. Afidamp Servizi SRL, the business corporation of Afidamp FAB in corporation with IMPACT Exhibition Management Co., Ltd., are …

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  • Wizz Air Announces Another Attractive Route From Vilnius To The French Riviera

    Published on : Tuesday, May 31, 2016

    Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, today announced a new route from Vilnius to Nice in southern France. The new service will commence on 3 August and operate with two weekly flights, on Wednesdays and …

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  • IBTM china announces hot topics to be covered at this year’s knowledge forum

    Published on : Tuesday, May 31, 2016

    Ibtm china 2016 , taking place in Beijing on the 7th and 8th September at the China National Convention Centre , has announced that the key themes to be explored in this year’s ibtm china Knowledge Forum are Industry Engagement, …

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  • Holland America Line has launched ms Koningsdam

    Published on : Monday, May 30, 2016

    The inaugural ceremony, attended by Her Majesty Queen Máxima of the Netherlands, was held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands Officials, Dutch cruise lovers, travel partners and media were invited to attend the inauguration ceremony for Holland America Line’s cruise ship named …

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  • Tucson Metro Chamber and Tucson International Airport Announce American Airlines Tucson-New York Flights

    Published on : Monday, May 30, 2016

    After more than a year and a half of gathering support, the Tucson Metro Chamber and Tucson International Airport are pleased to announce that American Airlines will start non-stop service to and from New York City’s John F. Kennedy International …

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  • Online booking becomes major trend among travellers

    Published on : Monday, May 30, 2016

    It has been found in a latest research that 68% of consumers globally exclusively make their travel bookings online.       However, seven out of every 100 respondents surveyed ended up with plans not in line with their expectations, …

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  • GBTA Members Call on Congress to Pass the FAA Now, Fix TSA PreCheck and Oppose Efforts to Increase PFCs

    Published on : Monday, May 30, 2016

    The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry – held its 14th annual Legislative Symposium this week. More than 100 GBTA members attended, calling on lawmakers to pass an FAA Bill now ensuring …

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  • Central Park opens hidden-section for tourists

    Published on : Monday, May 30, 2016

    The famed Central Park of New York is reopening the renovated restricted section of Hallett Nature Sanctuary after 82 years. This section was closed in 1934 because Robert Moses, the NYC Parks Commissioner wanted to turn this 4 acre section …

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  • Search teams find debris, body parts from crashed Egyptian plane

    Published on : Monday, May 30, 2016

    Search teams for the missing EgyptAir plane have found debris and body parts in the Mediterranean Sea, Greek and Egyptian officials said.       Items including seats and luggage have also been retrieved by Egyptian search crews. The debris …

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  • 5 handpicked destinations for solo travellers

    Published on : Monday, May 30, 2016

    For all the people around the world, who love to go on voyages that give rush, here is a list full of world’s five most-dangerous extreme sports. Choose the one that suits your kind of crazy and just go for …

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