Air Canada has named Benjamin Smith to the new role of president, passenger airlines. He was previously executive vice-president and chief commercial officer. The move is part of AC's organizational re-alignment that takes effect on Sept. 1, 2014.
In addition to his current responsibilities,... more ›
During September, Boomerang Tours will host a “South Pacific Extravaganza” trade show, with stops across the country.
Visiting eight cities between Sept. 15 and Sept. 25, the experts at Boomerang will be joined by tourism boards from New Zealand, Tahiti, Fiji, the Cook Islands, Samoa and... more ›
VISIT FLORIDA’s Meetings team has launched two new publications – the Florida Meetings magazine and Florida Meetings eNewsletter – that provide ideas, inspiration and resources for hosting meetings and events in the Sunshine State.
The focus with these products is to give meeting... more ›
Etihad Airways has reaffirmed its commitment to start Airbus A380 and Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner operations in December, with additional flights on sale this week for both aircraft and an extensive pilot training program now underway.
During its first year of operations, the Airbus A380 will be... more ›
Sunwing adds Buffalo gateway
In this week's digital edition of Travel Courier, staff writer Ian Stalker reports that the Sunwing Travel Group says it doesn't expect any rush by this country's tour operators to send people south from US airports following its announcement that Sunwing Airlines and Sunwing Vacations will... more ›
US Airways Fares Come Off On September 1
American Airlines' fares are no longer on consumer sites powered by Orbitz. AA's fares were withdrawn yesterday and the airline indicated that US Airways' fares will come off Orbitz's consumer web sites on Sept. 1, 2014. The carrier noted that corporate clients that use Orbitz for Business to... more ›
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has announced the development of a new hotel in Suzhou, Jiangsu Province, Eastern China.
Fairmont Suzhou, scheduled to open in 2018, will join the company's growing portfolio of luxury hotels and residences in China.
Fairmont Suzhou will feature 390... more ›
Holland America Line (HAL) celebrated the keel laying of its new 2,650-guest Pinnacle Class ship on Aug. 22 at Fincantieri’s Marghera shipyard in Italy.
A 680-ton block was lowered by crane into the yard’s building dock, marking the official beginning of construction. The... more ›
Let’s Talk Travel will be revisiting cities in Southern Ontario for the 14th year.
Participating in the event are Cruise Strategies, Universal Orlando, DeNureTours, Visit Myrtle Beach, Turks & Caicos Tourist Board, Tourcan Vacations, Scenic Tours, Jordan Tourism and Alio.
Cities... more ›
Transat Holidays and the Dominican Republic Tourist Board are whisking one lucky agent and a guest away to the 4.5 star Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana for an all-inclusive holiday.
This one-week vacation includes accommodation, flights and transfers, all meals and drinks, nightly... more ›