HOUSTON (TVLW) - Emirates Airline på mandag startet direkteflyging mellom Houston og Dubai, og koblet de to internasjonale energihubene. Tjeneste ombord på den nye Boeing 777-200LR vil i utgangspunktet operere tre ganger i uken før den øker til daglig service i februar.
(eTN) - Casino-tycoon Sheldon Adelson, som nylig lanserte verdens største spillkompleks, kan ha gitt opp håpet om å etablere et kasino i Israel, men turistminister Yitzhak Aharonovitch mandag sa at han planlegger å presse hardt for et lovlig gamblinghus i den sørlige byen Eilat.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (eTN) - Malaysia vil droppe to danser som stammer fra Indonesia fra de utenlandske turistkampanjene etter protester fra nabolandet, sa tjenestemenn og en rapport tirsdag.
(TVLW) - Disney Cruise Line announced today two new eastern Caribbean itineraries for 2009 - giving guests more choices than ever before to explore the beautiful islands of the Caribbean - and special offerings for 2008.
ATLANTA (TVLW) - Delta Air Lines Inc. plans to cut costs to deal with higher fuel prices, a senior official told investors on Tuesday, but he offered little insight into whether the third biggest U.S. air carrier will combine with another airline.
(TVLW) Cathay Pacific is betting on explosive growth in China as seventy new airports come on stream and the rising middle class bursts onto the global scene. "You can find a stack of press cuttings every year talking about China's hard landing, saying they're running out of luck, and it hasn't happened," said John Slosar, head of the fast-growing Asian carrier based in Hong Kong.
FORT WORTH, Texas (TVLW)- American Airlines, a founding member of the global oneworld(R) Alliance, today announced it will apply to the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) for authorization to begin codeshare cooperation with EL AL Israel Airlines. The application proposes that codesharing operations begin on Feb. 1, 2008.
La'ie, HI (eTN) – The Polynesian Cultural Center celebrates its 45th anniversary with a wide array of festivals and competitions that represent Polynesian cultures preserved and shared throughout the PCC's long and proud history.
(TVLW) SriLankan Airlines’ passengers no longer need to queue up to check-in at Colombo’s Bandaranaike International Airport, with the launch of the airline’s On-Line Check-In facility. Passengers even have the luxury of choosing their own seat on the aircraft, through the remarkably easy to use system!
New Delhi November (TVLW) – InterGlobe Technology Quotient (ITQ), the National Distributor of Galileo, the Global Distribution System (GDS) and subsidiary of Travelport GDS division today signed an agreement with Travel Corporation India (TCI) to be its preferred GDS partner in India. This agreement would make Galileo the preferred distribution partner for TCI offices across India.