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Hawaii launches new Geospatial Data Portal

The state Office of Planning’s Hawaii Statewide Geographic Information System (GIS) Program launched a new Geospatial Data Portal, which provides streamlined access to hundreds...

CruiseTrends Report: Insight into “what is trending” with cruise customers

CruiseTrends report for the month of April 2017 was released today. Cruise experts mined their wealth of data to provide information on the most...

San Jose Airport cuts ribbon on much-anticipated International Arrivals facility expansion

On Thursday, April 13, San Jose Director of Aviation Kim Becker and U.S. Customs and Border Protection Port Director Steve Baxter will unveil the...

FAA: Data Comm now at Minneapolis-St. Paul

Data Comm, the NextGen technology that enhances safety and reduces delays by improving the way air traffic controllers and pilots talk to each other,...

$830 million loss: United Airlines stock plunges after passenger roughhousing fiasco

The stock price of United Continental Holdings Inc. fell dramatically on Tuesday as the fallout continues over the airline’s handling of a passenger being...

United Airlines CEO: We are sorry but we stand by staff...

The CEO of United Airlines, Oscar Munoz, cannot seem to make up his mind over an incident where a passenger was dragged off a flight...

Special recognition for Skal’s new officers

During the installation banquet of Skal’s new officers, Skal International Orlando Past President Jeff Chase presented the prestigious HSMAI Gene Hassett Award to Luann...

Wyndham Hotel Group’s Geoff Ballotti named US Travel National Chair

The US Travel Association on Monday announced Geoff Ballotti, president and CEO of Wyndham Hotel Group, as its new national chair. He was elected...

U.S. Travel on Big Airlines’ Challenges

WASHINGTON (April 10, 2017)—U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President for Public Affairs Jonathan Grella issued the following statement:"For days, the airwaves have been filled...

Hotel History: The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel

On March 7, 2017, the Landmarks Preservation Commission voted to protect the interior Art Deco details of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel whose exterior is...

Carnival Corporation names new Corporate Treasurer

Carnival Corporation & plc, the world's largest leisure travel company, announced today that Darrell Campbell joins the company as corporate treasurer, effective April 10,...

Boeing energy conservation program lauded by EPA

Boeing will be recognized by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with a 2017 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award...

FAA restricts drone operations over certain military bases

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is using its existing authority under Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR) § 99.7 –...

Greater Miami and The Beaches marks Global Meetings Industry Day

The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) and Miami International Airport celebrated Global Meetings Industry Day by welcoming WOW air's inaugural flight from...

Southwest Airlines adds new service in Sacramento, Long Beach, Seattle, San...

Southwest Airlines Co., the airline that carries more travelers than any other airline every day to, from, and within California, today announced new flights...

United Airlines to increase capacity to US Virgin Islands this summer

United Airlines will boost air capacity to the US Virgin Islands (USVI) this summer. Following talks with United Airlines executives in Chicago this week,...

TIGERS Myrtle Beach Season Opens With A Roar

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., April 4, 2017 -- TIGERS Myrtle Beach Safari welcomed March in like a liger, with the grand opening of its 34th...

US-based Japanese travel management firm expands to Houston, Texas

Kintetsu International Express, the leading U.S. based Japanese travel management company, is expanding its efforts this week and opening a new location in Houston,...

Annual Airfare Study reveals the best times to buy flights

The findings of the Annual Airfare Study, which crunched 921 million airfares from 2.9 million trips to find the best and worst times to...

Teamsters and Southwest Airlines reach tentative agreement

The negotiating team for Southwest material specialists has reached a tentative agreement to amend their current collective bargaining agreement with Southwest Airlines.The negotiating...

Boeing reports first-quarter deliveries

The Boeing Company announced today deliveries across its commercial and defense operations for the first quarter of 2017.Major program deliveries during the first quarter,...

Brand USA wants tourists in America to experience the USA like...

US President Trump wants to “make America great again.” Brand USA tells travelers to the United States they are heroes.The United States has been...

IMEX: Committed to the advancement of the meetings sector

“Global Meetings Industry Day is important for our industry. It not only draws attention to the highly valuable role of the meetings sector worldwide,...

Hawaii Tourism names Elele Program as “Organization of the Year”

The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), Meet Hawaii, and the state's tourism industry honored the University of Hawaii's College of Engineering (UH COE) as the...

Commemorating the SMS Cormoran II: The Lecture Series

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the scuttling of the SMS Cormoran II on April 7, 1917. A series...

Alaska Airlines announces new long-haul service from Portland and Los Angeles

Alaska Airlines and Virgin America today announces new daily, nonstop service between Portland, Oregon, and New York's John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) beginning Nov....

New Orleans brakes tourism records in 2016

New Orleans has broken tourism records again! The "Big Easy" welcomed 10.45 million visitors, who spent $7.41 billion in the city in 2016.According to...

British Airways launches nonstop London-New Orleans service

British Airways - the flag carrier and the largest airline in the United Kingdom (based on fleet size), has begun nonstop service from London...

Austrian Airlines launches first US west coast route at LAX

Austrian Airlines’ inaugural flight OS 81 will touchdown at Tom Bradley International Airport in Los Angeles at 1:30 pm on Monday, April 10 from...

Avianca Brasil announces launch of Miami-Sao Paulo service

Oceanair Linhas Aéreas S.A. (Avianca Brasil) has announced that it will launch daily passenger service between Miami International Airport and Sao Paulo on June...