Aviation News
Lufthansa Group sets new fuel efficiency record

Lufthansa Group sets new fuel efficiency record

The Lufthansa Group has set a new fuel efficiency record. In 2017, the aircraft of the passenger fleets required an average of just 3.68 liters of kerosene to transport a passenger 100 kilometers (2016: 3.85

Railway News
Russian Railways passenger traffic increased by 3.7% in May 2018

Russian Railways passenger traffic increased by 3.7% in May 2018

According to the latest figures, 100.59 million passengers were transported on the infrastructure of Russian Railways in May 2018, 3.7% more than in May 2017. Suburban passenger numbers amounted to 92.03 million, an increase of

Railway News
Russian Railways to lay on additional trains for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

Russian Railways to lay on additional trains for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

To meet the increased demand for transportation during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, Russian Railways will lay on double and additional Allegro trains between St. Petersburg and Helsinki. Passengers should also note that during

Hotels & Resorts
Hyatt to double presence in Canada

Hyatt to double presence in Canada

Hyatt today announced plans to expand the Hyatt Place and Hyatt House brand footprint in Canada with the signing of management and franchise agreements by a Hyatt affiliate for nine Hyatt Place hotel and three

Aviation News
Pegasus Airlines to start Izmir – Kyiv flights

Pegasus Airlines to start Izmir – Kyiv flights

Pegasus Airlines expands its growing network with the new destination in Eastern Europe. The Ukrainian capital Kyiv is leisure destinations as well as a business route for the airline.  As from July 9th, Pegasus Airlines

Aviation News
New facilities of Sheremetyevo for 2018 FIFA World Cup

New facilities of Sheremetyevo for 2018 FIFA World Cup

Sheremetyevo International Airport is the largest Russian airport in terms of passenger and freight throughput, takeoff and landing operations, the size of passenger and cargo facilities. In 2017, Sheremetyevo served 40 million 93 thousand people what is 17.8% more than in 2016. Sheremetyevo is among

Aviation News
Pulkovo Airport equips passenger waiting areas with automated defibrillators

Pulkovo Airport equips passenger waiting areas with automated defibrillators

Pulkovo St. Petersburg Airport has installed automated external defibrillators (AED) in the waiting areas of the passenger terminal. The devices are designed for first aid in case of sudden cardiac arrest. The defibrillators are available for employees, passengers and

Aviation News
Emirates to launch third daily service to Moscow’s Domodedovo Airport

Emirates to launch third daily service to Moscow’s Domodedovo Airport

Emirates today announced it will start a third daily service between Moscow’s Domodedovo (DME) Airport and Dubai, commencing on 25th October 2018. Emirates has been serving the Russian market since 1st July 2003 and already

Aviation News
Air France to innovate with intelligent voice recognition with Alexa

Air France to innovate with intelligent voice recognition with Alexa

As from 13 June, Air France will innovate with intelligent voice recognition with Alexa, the virtual voice assistant developed by Amazon, and will be one of the first airlines to offer this functionality. Whether you

Cruise News
Carnival Spirit to Sail Year-Round From Brisbane

Carnival Spirit to Sail Year-Round From Brisbane

Carnival Cruise Line, the world’s largest cruise line, announced Carnival Spirit will become the brand’s first ever ship to home port in Brisbane. The announcement follows the ACCC’s approval of a new cruise ship terminal

Hotels & Resorts
Renaissance Paris Vendome Hotel Celebrates a Triumphant Relaunch

Renaissance Paris Vendome Hotel Celebrates a Triumphant Relaunch

On the heels of the brand’s annual Global Day of Discovery, Renaissance Hotels today officially unveiled the Renaissance Paris Vendome Hotel following a multi-million dollar transformation of its guest rooms and public spaces. Reimagined by Didier Gomez Interior

Cruise News
Carnival Acquires Port, Railroad and Retail Operations in Alaska

Carnival Acquires Port, Railroad and Retail Operations in Alaska

Carnival Corporation & plc, through its subsidiary, Holland America Princess Alaska Tours, announced today it has entered into a purchase and sale agreement to acquire TWC Enterprises Limited's White Pass & Yukon Route (WP&YR) division, which includes White Pass' port, railroad and

Cruise News
Princess Cruises to Screen 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

Princess Cruises to Screen 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

Princess Cruises guests sailing all over the world will be able to spectate and cheer on their favorite team during the single biggest tournament of the most popular sport on the planet – the 2018 FIFA