Cruise News
Silver Shadow to Undergo Major Refurbishment

Silver Shadow to Undergo Major Refurbishment

Silversea's all-suite, 388-guest Silver Shadow is set to undergo an extensive refurbishment in November 2019, to enrich the ship’s comfort further still for the cruise line’s guests. The renovation will include the creation of a

Aviation News
Finnish Companies Develop Autonomous Snow Removal Project

Finnish Companies Develop Autonomous Snow Removal Project

Automatic robot vacuum cleaners and lawnmowers are already reality, but can the same idea be applied to airport snow removal? Finavia brought together five Finnish companies, each a specialist in their own field, in a

Taste & Travel
Air France Launches the Air France Wine Cellar

Air France Launches the Air France Wine Cellar

On May 14, 2019, Air France is launching the Air France Wine Cellar, offering everyone the opportunity to prolong the pleasure of enjoying the best wines, Champagnes and spirits served on board its flights and

Aviation News
Cathay Pacific Receives CEIV Fresh Certification

Cathay Pacific Receives CEIV Fresh Certification

Cathay Pacific has become the world’s first airline to be awarded CEIV Fresh, the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) globally-recognised accreditation for perishable product handling. In harness with aviation industry stakeholders and regulators, IATA created

Aviation News
WestJet to be Acquired by Onex

WestJet to be Acquired by Onex

WestJet Airlines Ltd. announced today it has entered into a definitive agreement that provides for its acquisition in an all-cash transaction. Under the terms of the agreement, Onex Corporation and its affiliated funds will acquire

Aviation News
Delta to Add Sun Destinations from Boston

Delta to Add Sun Destinations from Boston

Delta's steady growth in Boston continues with the addition of new twice-daily service to Miami beginning this December, marking the 52nd nonstop destination for the global airline and its partners from Boston Logan International Airport.

Aviation News
Self-driving People Mover Makes its Maiden Trip at Brussels Airport

Self-driving People Mover Makes its Maiden Trip at Brussels Airport

The self-driving people mover has clocked up its first few metres at Brussels Airport. Over the coming 3 days, the shuttle bus will perform several demo trips without passengers to test the technology in a

Aviation News
The Most Underperforming Airlines in the World

The Most Underperforming Airlines in the World

Following a year of aviation chaos, a global study of airlines and airports reveals the stark reality of the UK’s floundering air travel industry. In one of the most comprehensive and accurate data-based evaluations of its

Aviation News
London Gatwick Celebrates New Ownership

London Gatwick Celebrates New Ownership

London Gatwick today announced a new chapter in its ownership as VINCI Airports completed the purchase of a 50.01% stake in the airport. Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) will continue to manage the remaining 49.99% interest

Tourism News
Amadeus Introduces B2B Wallet Partner Pay Solution

Amadeus Introduces B2B Wallet Partner Pay Solution

Travel agencies made payments worth at least $236 Billion to airlines in 2017 alone, according to IATA . Yet, today’s approach to making such payments remains costly and complex. It’s against that backdrop that Amadeus,

Aviation News
Smart Border Control System Launched at Vilnius Airport

Smart Border Control System Launched at Vilnius Airport

Since today Vilnius Airport passengers may already use an automated border control system. In total, 10 smart self-service gates have been installed in the capital’s air gates that will allow organising the traffic or arriving

Aviation News
airBaltic Launches Flights to Mediterranean Islands

airBaltic Launches Flights to Mediterranean Islands

Latvian airline airBaltic last weekend launched two more leisure destinations to the Mediterranean islands of Kos (Greece) and Menorca (Spain). Altogether, airBaltic has launched five new routes from Riga for this summer season. Martin Gauss,

Events
World’s Most Popular Meeting Destinations Revealed

World’s Most Popular Meeting Destinations Revealed

ICCA (The International Congress and Convention Association) released 2018 Country and City Rankings, marks yet another successful year for the association meetings market, with the global meetings industry trade association capturing a total of 12,937

Hotels & Resorts
Autograph Collection Welcomes The Shelbourne

Autograph Collection Welcomes The Shelbourne

Autograph Collection Hotels has announced the addition of The Shelbourne, the enduringly iconic hotel that’s been at the heart of Dublin society since 1824. Proudly overlooking Dublin’s grandest square, St. Stephen’s Green, The Shelbourne is just

Cruise News
Seabourn Unveils Premium Suites on New Expedition Ships

Seabourn Unveils Premium Suites on New Expedition Ships

Seabourn has given travelers their first glimpse of the premium suites on its two new ultra-luxury purpose-built expedition ships set to launch in June 2021 and May 2022, respectively. The work of design icon Adam