Month: February 2016

Hawaiian Airlines carries record 11 million passengers in 2016

HONOLULU – Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc., welcomed a record 11,050,911 guests in 2016, a 3.5 percent increase over the previous year. Hawai’i’s largest and longest-serving airline announced its system-wide traffic statistics for the month, quarter and full year ending December 2016. The record passenger count in 2016 marks 12 straight…

Jazeera Airways is 2016 champ for revenue innovation and marketing leadership

SHOREWOOD, WISCONSIN – IdeaWorksCompany continues a year-end tradition by identifying the airlines that have shown the greatest prowess in ancillary revenue, a la carte pricing, and loyalty marketing. This year, Kuwait-based Jazeera Airways takes the top spot. Throughout 2016, we assessed the top ancillary revenue producing airlines and the most generous frequent flier programs; our reports…

Golf course redesign for Bom Sucesso

Bom Sucesso, one of the latest additions to the European Tour Properties network, has engaged award winning golf course architects European Golf Design (EGD) to renovate the Guardian Bom Sucesso championship course. The course will undergo a redesign to the highest standards and incorporate the area’s striking scenery and undulating landscape. Bom Sucesso is located…

Cruise fare watch technology illuminates sales for Dream Vacations, CruiseOne, and Cruises Inc. travel agents

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. – Home-based travel agencies Dream Vacations, CruiseOne and Cruises Inc. recently launched Cruise Fare Watch, a new technology tool that has automated the process of tracking cruise fares. It provides daily knowledge of price changes and puts agents ahead of the competition. Since launching at the end of October, more than 7,700…

XOJET launches premiere global hotel partnership with Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group

SAN FRANCISCO – XOJET, the leader in on-demand private jet charter services, announced its first global hotel partnership with Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, the award-winning owner and operator of some of the world’s most luxurious hotels, resorts and residences. “We are devoted to caring for and providing our clients with unparalleled service, whether it’s for…

“Too Rare to Wear” campaign unites travelers to bring endangered Hawksbill Sea Turtles back from the brink

BEAVERTON, OR – Tourists may be the key to saving the critically endangered hawksbill sea turtle. An estimated 15,000 adult females remain worldwide but the primary threat is the traveling public’s demand for jewelry and the bracelets, combs, and trinkets made from the hawksbill’s shell. An important new campaign within the travel industry, “Too Rare…

Top safety tips when flying with small children

PHOENIX, ARIZONA – MedAire, an International SOS Company – a leading provider of medical, travel and safety services for passengers on planes – issues recommendations for safer airline travel with an infant. The recommendations are based on the findings of a new study being published using years of data from tracking in-flight medical emergencies. For…

Norwegian Cruise Line unveils new fleet brochure with worldwide cruises from November 2016 – April 2018

Norwegian Cruise Line has revealed its new brochure for sailings between November 2016 and April 2018. The brochure showcases Norwegian’s spectacular European cruise programme in the summer of 2017, which includes for the first time since 2010 regular sailings out of Southampton on board the newly refurbished Norwegian Jade and Baltic Capitals cruises from Copenhagen…