Month: January 2017

Air China introduces Fully Entrusted-No Baggage Claim service in Europe and the Americas

BEIJING – Starting January 1, 2017, passengers who fly on Air China‘s flights departing from Europe and the Americas for Chinese cities with a transit in Beijing can benefit from Air China’s newly introduced “Fully Entrusted-No Baggage Claim” service. With the “Fully Entrusted-No Baggage Claim” service, passengers can, in the form of pre-authorization at the…

G Marine Yachts represents EVO Yachts in USA

CANNES, FRANCE – G Marine Yachts announces a new partnership with EVO Yachts. EVO Yachts used the fanfare of The Cannes Yachting Festival to announce the partnership with the Miami, Florida-based G Marine, “The European Yacht Boutique.” The agreement names the US dealer and broker as the exclusive representative in Florida, Mexico and the Caribbean…

Delta kicks off fifth consecutive year of growth in Seattle with seven new destinations

SEATTLE – Delta Air Lines is adding seven nonstop destinations from Seattle, making 2017 its fifth consecutive year of growth at its Pacific Northwest hub. The new destinations include: Austin, Texas; Eugene, Oregon; Lihue, Hawaii; Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Nashville, Tennessee; Raleigh, North Carolina; and Redmond, Oregon. Flights will be for sale beginning Saturday, Jan. 14. With…

Holland America Line redefines destination immersion with launch of ‘Explorations Central’

SEATTLE – Holland America Line is amplifying its destination immersion experiences with the launch of Explorations Central, or EXC, as it will be called. The multifaceted EXC experience combines a wide array of indispensable travel resources with enrichment opportunities for guests that make their travel experience more engaging, vivid and meaningful. EXC will also feature…

Croatia Airlines joins the European Regions Airline Association

The European Regions Airline Association announced Croatia Airlines as its new airline member. Croatia Airlines adds weight to ERA’s position as the established voice of European aviation and highlights the value that airlines place in its lobbying, campaign work and networking opportunities for members. French airline APG Airlines has also recently joined the association. Croatia…

Passenger Group calls for new airport security measures by airlines, TSA and airports

WASHINGTON – Passengers should be able to count on TSA and local and state law enforcement authorities to protect them.  The principal lessons from Lockerbie, the 9/11 attacks, and the Brussels, Istanbul and now Fort Lauderdale airport massacres are that air transportation continues to be a prime target for terrorism and mass murder. Airports are…