Tag: licenses

A push for market liberalization in the Caribbean

Seth Miller Seth Miller- June 12, 2019 23:05

Can cooperation and market liberalization beat out protectionist interests in the Caribbean? The 2019 Caribavia conference wasted little time in bringing that question to the forefront. With representatives from airlines, ... Read More

US travelers warned about mandatory Real-ID requirement changes

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019 16:45

US states are rushing to become Real-ID compliant in response to federal legislation, which set new, more stringent minimum standards for identification that will be accepted at airport security stations. ... Read More

FAA 2019 aerospace forecast

editor editor- May 1, 2019 22:11

The FAA forecasts U.S. airline enplanements (passengers) will increase from 743.9 million in 2017 to 780.8 million in 2018, a 5.0 percent increase. All safety, efficiency and economic indicators show ... Read More

Tanzania government sticks to its fists over privatized state hotels

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- April 30, 2019 20:58

The Tanzania government once again warned investors over a possible re-possession of poorly-performing hotels and lodges in northern Tanzania wildlife parks after owners failed to provide quality services and a ... Read More

What do new Cuba travel restrictions mean to US travelers?

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019 15:45

On Wednesday, April 17, the Trump administration announced that it would be issuing new rules about non-family travel to Cuba. For those who have already planned such a trip - ... Read More

Cabo Verde Airlines returns to Italy

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 9, 2019 16:49

Cabo Verde Airlines resumes operations for Italy this summer, with connections to Sal island and other destinations operated by the airline. According to the document authorized by ENAC, National Aviation ... Read More

Indian authorities suspend 105 hotel licenses after deadly Delhi hotel fire

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019 01:35

Six days after a deadly inferno at Hotel Arpit Palace that killed 17 people, the Delhi Fire Services (DFS) on Monday suspended licenses of 105 hotels operating in Karol Bagh ... Read More

Tanzania makes tourism country’s top priority

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- February 14, 2019 02:08

Key players in Tanzania’s tourism and hospitality industry and the country’s National Assembly have agreed to work hand in hand in guaranteeing the industry with the due priority it needs ... Read More

Russia’s northern region declares state of emergency over polar bear invasion

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019 23:37

Russia's Novaya Zemlya archipelago, located in the Arctic Ocean in the northern Arkhangelsk region, has declared a state of emergency after dozens of polar bears ‘invaded’ human settlements, the Archangelsk ... Read More

Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?

editor editor- January 31, 2019 22:36

Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation and the Equality Federation Institute released their 5th annual State Equality Index (SEI), a comprehensive report detailing statewide laws and policies that affect ... Read More

Massive anti-Uber protest paralyzes Madrid

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2019 15:27

Madrid's anti-riot police, backed by a fleet of tow trucks and cranes, took several hours to clear the vehicles from the capital’s Paseo de la Castellana after hundreds of taxis ... Read More

Russia wants to sells its passenger planes to Iran. Not so fast, says US

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 7, 2019 16:40

Last year, Russia's JSC Sukhoi Company has signed an agreement to deliver 40 new twin-engine regional passenger jets, Sukhoi Superjet 100R, to two Iranian carriers – Iran Air Tours and ... Read More

Safety and security remain priority for Jamaica

editor editor- December 18, 2018 22:55

Jamaica Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, is reiterating the country's commitment to ensuring a safe, secure and seamless destination to all visitors who come to the country. In that context, Minister ... Read More

New Pakistani airlines ‘unlikely’ to launch due to strict aviation policy, taxes

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 8, 2018 07:25

According to senior Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority official, new domestic airlines, which obtained licences in recent past, are 'unlikely' to start operations in Pakistan due to strict aviation policy and ... Read More

Saudi Arabia to clear new carriers for takeoff in September

editor editor- April 26, 2012 07:56

Saudi civil aviation authority said on Wednesday that the kingdom will clear new airlines for takeoff in September, granting licenses to operate both local and international flights. Read More

New tourism destination representatives for Guam Visitors Bureau

editor editor- December 21, 2011 04:29

Ivy Alliance and AQ Communications are the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) tourism destination representatives in China. Read More

Zimbabwe threatens foreign-owned tourist companies

editor editor- December 16, 2011 05:04

Addressing delegates at the recent Zanu (PF) National Annual People’s Conference, the Minister of Tourism and Hospitality, Walter Muzembi, said his ministry was working closely with the Ministry of Read More

China issues outbound travel licenses to foreign operators

editor editor- May 25, 2011 05:43

BEIJING, China - China opened its tourism market wider and gave licenses to three joint travel services to organize Chinese tour groups overseas. Read More

Pilots appeal license revocation

editor editor- November 6, 2009 03:22

WASHINGTON — The Northwest Airlines pilots who overshot Minneapolis by 150 miles have filed appeals of their license revocations with the National Transportation Safety Board. Read More

Wayward Northwest pilots licenses revoked

editor editor- October 28, 2009 04:19

WASHINGTON — Federal regulators have revoked the licenses of the two Northwest Airlines pilots who flew past their Minneapolis destination by 150 miles last week. Read More

No-fly zone for new airlines as big players signal Mayday

editor editor- November 12, 2008 04:49

NEW DELHI - Rattled by the crisis afflicting the airline industry, the civil aviation ministry has slammed the brakes on issue of licences for new Read More

Somalia voids airline licenses

editor editor- September 22, 2008 05:47

Somalia's government has cancelled licenses of the four business airlines operating in Aden Abdulle International Airport, a Press TV report says. Read More