Priceline Now Offers More Than Two Million Listings of Alternative Accommodations; Travelers Can Now Bundle Private Homes, Flights, Hotels and Rental Cars in One Transaction
U.S. airlines carried an estimated 75.3 million systemwide (domestic and international) scheduled service passengers in April 2019, seasonally-adjusted, according to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) first estimate, up 0.3% from the March second estimate.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and The Arab Civil Aviation Organization (ACAO) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to deepen their cooperation to advance the safe, efficient and sustainable development of air transport in the Middle East North Africa region (MENA).
Passenger traffic up 6.8% YoY in Argentina and 2.1% in Italy, partially offset by declines in Brazil and Uruguay
The 21 U.S. scheduled passenger airlines employed 2.5% more workers in March 2019 than in March 2018
For the month of April 2019, Copa Holdings' system-wide passenger traffic (RPMs) decreased 0.9% year over year, while capacity (ASMs) decreased 3.5%. As a result, system load factor for the month was 84.1%, 2.2 percentage points higher than April 2018.
Make no mistake – the entry of Amazon into the online travel business could have far-reaching consequences, especially for the powerful online travel agency incumbents.
Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ: CZR) today announced that it has agreed to sell its South African property Emerald Resort & Casino to Peermont Hotels, Casinos and Resorts, a Johannesburg based hospitality and entertainment company for total proceeds of $49.0 million.
Passenger volume climbs at Frankfurt and most of the Group airports
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Basque Culinary Center (BCC) have launched a new set of guidelines to help destinations benefit from the growing interest in gastronomic tourism. The joint initiative was presented at the 5th UNWTO World Forum on Gastronomy Tourism in San Sebastian, Spain.