Etihad Airways Celebrates Five Years of Service Between Chicago and Abu Dhabi

Etihad Airways recently celebrated five years of daily, non-stop flights between Abu Dhabi and Chicago at an exclusive gathering of guests, partners and employees at The Café des Architectes at the Sofitel Chicago Water Tower. Etihad Airways started flights from...Read more

Air China Invites Americans To See The Chinese Experience

In what White House officials described as a “game-changer,” President Obama announced a new visa deal with China designed to boost both countries’ travel and tourism industries. Under the new agreement, short-term tourist and businesses visas for those traveling from...Read more

Delta Adds New Service Between Philadelphia and London

Delta Air Lines and Virgin Atlantic Airways will expand their partnership between the U.S. and U.K. next year with the introduction of Delta’s daily nonstop service from Philadelphia to London. The service begins April 7, 2015 and will bring Delta’s...Read more

JetBlue Launches New Costa Rica Flights From Boston

JetBlue Airways recently announced the launch of its inaugural flight to Costa Rica on November 1 and will continue to travel weekly from Logan International Airport (BOS) to Daniel Oduber Quirós International Airport (LIR). Named after a former Costa Rican...Read more

Southwest Airlines Announces New Flights To Puerto Vallarta in 2015

Southwest Airlines filed its application with the U.S. Department of Transportation to provide daily, nonstop service between John Wayne Airport, Orange County (Santa Ana, California) and the Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport in Puerto Vallarta, beginning June 7, 2015....Read more

Alaska AIrlines Begins Nonstop Service to Mexico from the Pacific Northwest

Alaska Airlines has launched service from the Pacific Northwest to Mexico, just in time for winter. The airline kicked off its new nonstop service between Seattle and Cancun on November 6. Flights will operate daily through April 27, 2015. The...Read more

Etihad Airways and Alitalia Unveil Two Expo Milano 2015 Aircraft

Alitalia and Etihad Airways have unveiled two aircraft in a unique Expo Milano 2015 livery to mark their co-sponsorship of the global event. Expo 2015 will be held in Milan with an estimated 20 million visitors expected to attend the...Read more

Latest ARC Report Shows U.S. Travel Agencies’ Air Ticket Sales Running 4.78 Percent Ahead of 2013

ARC reports that the consolidated dollar value of airline tickets sold by U.S.-based travel agencies rose 4.78 percent year-over-year in the first nine months of 2014 compared to the same period last year, totaling $70.6 billion versus $67.3 billion in...Read more

Airberlin Lowers Fares Ahead of 25th Anniversary of Fall of Berlin Wall

Airberlin has announced lower fares for travel from October 27 through December 14, 2014 and January 12 through March 15, 2015. The sale kicks off today and is valid until October 21, 2014. Fares start as low as $469 for...Read more

Qantas Adds A380 Aircraft on Dallas-Sdyney Route, Longest Non-Stop Flight in the World

Qantas has launched the world’s largest passenger aircraft, the A380, on services between Dallas/Fort Worth and Sydney. Qantas Airways Senior Executive Vice President, The Americas, Vanessa Hudson said the introduction of the Qantas A380 would offer more comfort and greater...Read more