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Air China to launch new Beijing-Houston route in 2013

BEIJING, China - Air China will cement its foothold in North America with the launch of a new route from Beijing to Houston in 2013 after expanding its schedules into New York, Los Angeles and Vancouv

Finding France in North America

With flights to Paris topping $1,000 these days, travel to France can be très cher. But you needn't cross the pond for that Gallic je ne sais quoi.

Tourism Ireland turns to North America and mainland Europe

North America and mainland Europe hold the key to promoting tourist numbers next year.

Boeing projects $820 billion market for 7,290 new airplanes in North...

TORONTO, Canada - Boeing forecasts that air carriers in North America will take delivery of 7,290 new airplanes over the next 20 years at a market value of $820 billion.

More direct flights from North America to Düsseldorf International

Düsseldorf, Germany – The continuous growth of air travel between North America and DUS is reflected in airberlin’s strategy for expanded service from DUS to three US cities.

JetBlue and Japan Airlines begin interline agreement

NEW YORK, NY - JetBlue Airways today announced an interline partnership with Japan Airlines (JAL) allowing travelers to more conveniently book connections between JetBlue's network in North America an

Air Canada voted Best North American Airline

MONTREAL, Canada - Air Canada has been voted the Best Airline in North America by the readers of Global Traveler magazine in an international survey of business travelers.

Travel is “unquenchable passion for Americans, ” survey shows

Cheapflights.com, a provider of online travel deals, has said it recently conducted a survey to gauge how important holiday travel is to US travelers given the current state of the economy.

North American leisure travel edges ahead of global market

DALLAS, SCOTTSDALE and LONDON – North American leisure travel outpaced global travel bookings in September by 1.4%, according to data released today by Pegasus Solutions in the The Pegasus View.

North American tourism companies compete for travel Oscars

LONDON, United Kingdom - Jumeirah Essex House, Mandarin Oriental Miami, The Beverly Hills Hotel & Bungalows, and the St.

Boeing projects $760 billion market for 7,530 new planes in North...

MONTREAL - Boeing forecasts that air carriers in North America will take delivery of 7,530 new airplanes over the next 20 years at a market value of $760 billion.

American Eagle named Best Regional Airline in North America

PARIS, France - American Eagle Airlines has been named Best Regional Airline in North America in the annual World Airline Survey™ by Skytrax, a London-based research organization that conducts the a

National Tour Association Offers Egypt Insights

Ongoing unrest in Egypt leaves National Tour Association (NTA) tour operators with mixed views about the future of tourism in Egypt, said Lisa Simon, president of NTA, the leading association for prof

10 most popular spots to ring in the New Year

SAN FRANCISCO - As the countdown to the New Year begins, two in five Americans (41 percent) plan to ring in 2011 away from home, according to a recent survey* by leading discount travel site Hotwire.c

North American travel to South Africa up 596 percent

DUBLIN - World cup and wallet-friendly destinations are the deciding factors for travel decisions of North Americans in 2010 according to data released by Hostelworld.com.

Marriott ups rates for the first time in two years

Room rates at Marriott International's North American hotels rose for the first time in two years during the month of May, another sign that the lodging industry is creeping out of its slump.

Most exciting new hotels in North America

From pioneering architecture to authentic regional experiences, these new hotels are reshaping their destinations. Read on for this year’s most exciting North American openings.Amangiri

Berlin Convention Office opens North America representation

Berlin Tourismus Marketing (BTM) and the Berlin Convention Office are investing in the North American Market.

World Travel Awards North and Central America winners unveiled

Cozumel, Europcar, Anthony Travel, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, and Mexicana were among the companies who triumphed during the World Travel Awards North and Central America regional ceremony, which was

Hawaii Tourism Authority hopes to stimulate short-term travel from North America

HONOLULU, HI — The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA)’s marketing committee announced today that it has approved US$4.1 million from the marketing opportunity fund that will go to the Hawaii Visitors

Solomon Air opens office in North America

Solomon Airlines has opened their North American office, and the debut of the new office solidifies the airlines goal to market and promote the culture, spirit, and visual richness of this exotic Sout

Jordan hedges bets on the Americas

Jordan is looking to alleviate fears of travelers from the America's by touting the Hashemite kingdom as a secure oasis within this troubled Middle Eastern region.

Air Canada reports $1 billion loss for 2008

Air Canada has reported an operating loss of $146 million for the fourth quarter of 2008, and more than $1 billion for the full year.

IATA issues forecast for 2009

According to the International Air Transport Association (IATA),the world's airlines are expected to lose US$2.5 billion in 2009.Forecast highlights are:

Edmonton International Airport wins top honors

EDMONTON, Canada (August 15, 2008) - Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA) has announced the winners of its 2008 Excellence in Marketing and Communications Contest.

Asia seen topping North America airline market by 2027

U.S. aerospace giant Boeing Co. (BA) expects the market for commercial airplanes to be $3.2 trillion over the next 20 years, with the Far East aircraft market overtaking North America in that time.