Aviation News
Gulfstream G650ER Shatters Speed Record

Gulfstream G650ER Shatters Speed Record

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced the ultralong-range Gulfstream G650ER once again proved its unrivaled performance, beating a recent competitor speed record while at the same time increasing the distance flown for the farthest business jet

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Tibet Airlines Openes Jinan – Helsinki Flights

Tibet Airlines Openes Jinan – Helsinki Flights

Helsinki Airport’s first Chinese airline company Tibet Airlines opened a new route from Jinan, China, to Helsinki Finland on 8th April. The new route was celebrated at Helsinki Airport after the inaugural flight landed. The

Spotlight
New Mykonos Hotels 2019

New Mykonos Hotels 2019

Mykonos is the party animal of the Cycladic islands, Greece's answer to Ibiza, Greece's most famous cosmopolitan island. Following our popular articles about new hotel openings in Santorini, Lisbon and Paris, Rustourismnews now presents new Mykonos

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Enterprise Launches Advertising Campaign Starring Gerard Butler

Enterprise Launches Advertising Campaign Starring Gerard Butler

Enterprise Rent-A-Car today launches its latest advertising campaign by creative agency The Corner. The TV ads prove – beyond doubt – that Enterprise can handle the most demanding car rentals imaginable. The centre of the

Cruise News
AmaWaterways Adds New Ship to Its European fleet

AmaWaterways Adds New Ship to Its European fleet

AmaWaterways today confirmed it will add a new ship to its European fleet on July 1, 2020: AmaSiena. The 156-guest ship will sail a variety of seven, 10 and 11-night itineraries, visiting iconic cities, historical

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Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic Adds Another Antarctica Voyage

Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic Adds Another Antarctica Voyage

Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic has announced the addition of an Antarctica, South Georgia and the Falklands departure. The new voyage will depart on November 19, 2019. One of the most incredible expeditions offered by Lindblad—their three

Hotels & Resorts
Mandarin Oriental Announces New Hotel And Residences in Istanbul

Mandarin Oriental Announces New Hotel And Residences in Istanbul

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced that it will manage a second luxury hotel in Istanbul, Turkey. The project, which also features branded residences, is scheduled to open in 2022. The new development comprises three

Hotels & Resorts
Marriott Expects to Add 19 Properties in East and Africa

Marriott Expects to Add 19 Properties in East and Africa

Marriott International today announced it expects to add 19 new properties and more than 3,000 rooms to its Middle East and Africa portfolio in 2019.  Underpinning a strong demand for its diverse brands, the new

Cruise News
Lindblad Expeditions Announce 13th Annual Grosvenor Teacher Fellowship Class

Lindblad Expeditions Announce 13th Annual Grosvenor Teacher Fellowship Class

In recognition of their commitment to geographic education, 45 highly respected educators have been selected as the 13th group of Lindblad Expeditions and National Geographic Grosvenor Teacher Fellows. The 2019 Fellows will embark on expeditions

Events
Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, to Host the 8th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism

Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, to Host the 8th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Mayor’s Office of Nur-Sultan will be organizing the 8th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism (Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, 9-12 October 2019), under the theme ‘Smart Cities, Smart Destinations’. The

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Pilot-less Air Taxi Takes Off in Vienna

Pilot-less Air Taxi Takes Off in Vienna

The leading Austrian aerospace group FACC has entered into a strategic partnership with the Chinese technology company EHang, which specializes in autonomous air mobility. EHang is one of the world's most promising autonomous air mobility

Aviation News
Frontier Airlines Now Flying to 100 Cities from Denver

Frontier Airlines Now Flying to 100 Cities from Denver

Low-fare carrier Frontier Airlines announced its 100th destination from Denver International Airport (DEN) with non-stop service to Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (XNA) in Bentonville/Fayetteville, Ark. Service starts June 27, 2019. To celebrate this 100th city,

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Airbus and Safran Offers Lower Deck Pax Experience Modules

Airbus and Safran Offers Lower Deck Pax Experience Modules

Airbus, in cooperation with Safran, has won the 2019 Crystal Cabin Award in the category Cabin Concepts. The Lower Deck Pax Experience Modules consists of enabling extension of passengers’ space into the cargo hold. Airbus

Aviation News
Four New Destinations from Schiphol

Four New Destinations from Schiphol

The summer schedule will take effect at Schiphol on Sunday, 31 March 2019. Airlines will be offering plenty of direct connectivity at Schiphol this summer, too. This summer, there will be four new destinations and

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Schiphol Joins Fight Against Illegal Wildlife Trade

Schiphol Joins Fight Against Illegal Wildlife Trade

Schiphol has signed a declaration against illegal wildlife trade in protected fauna and flora in Hong Kong. Over one hundred parties signed the Buckingham Palace declaration, committing to a zero tolerance policy. Schiphol is one