NEW YORK, 25 January 2018: Emirates will introduce a new nonstop service between Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) and Dubai from 1 June 2018, adding to its existing daily flight, which operates with a stop in Athens, Greece. The new...
MIAMI, 25 January.2018: Skyscanner has gathered data from more than 60 million monthly users to identify the top insights as well as the best deals during the northern hemisphere Spring holiday months. There are more fare deals for long-haul travel...

Chinese flock to the USA

BANGKOK, 24 August 2017; If there any doubts where Chinese travellers are going these days, the latest study from Hotels.com tracks the trip trends. Some of the findings are surprising for those who marvel at the queues of Chinese passing...
WASHINGTON, 27 March 2017: United Airlines found itself at the centre of a social media storm after it barred two girls from boarding a flight in Denver on Sunday because they were wearing leggings. Another girl who was also wearing...
MONTRÉAL, 17 February 2017: Air Canada's new flight connecting Montréal and Shanghai will boost Chinese visits to the city by at least 30% this year, according to Tourisme Montréal. The city is expecting 110,000 Chinese tourists this year, representing a...

Trivago files for IPO in the US

SAN FRANCISCO, 18 November 2016: German-based hotel booking site trivago, controlled by US online travel giant Expedia, has filed for a public share offering in New York. The firm founded in 2005 which aims to connect travellers to hotels at...

Canada eases airline rules

OTTAWA, 7 November 2016: Canada will raise the maximum share groups of foreign investors may hold in its airlines from 25% to 49% in order to stimulate the industry, the transportation minister said late last week. The move would "set...

Delta CEO: Buck stops here

NEW YORK, 15 August 2016: Delta Air Lines chief executive Ed Bastian took responsibility for a computer glitch that grounded its fleet last week, according to an interview published in the Wall Street Journal. "This is our responsibility," Bastian told...

Boeing reports loss

NEW YORK, 28 July 2016: Boeing reported a second-quarter loss Wednesday due to elevated costs for an Air Force contract and for commercial air production as it confirmed its full-year plane deliveries targets. The US aerospace giant lost USD234 million...

7-Eleven delivers by drone

WASHINGTON, 25 July 2016: With a chicken sandwich, hot coffee and donuts, aviation history was made Friday. These were among the items in the first drone delivery on US soil approved by aviation officials, made by convenience retailer 7-Eleven and...