Emirates gears up for Eid travel rush

Airline gearing up to handle more than 700,000 customers bound for holidays abroad Emirates check-in facility in Ajman open up to 24 hours before departure for customers travelling from the Northern Emirates DUBAI, UAE, 2022-Apr-30 — /Travel PR News/ — With the Eid travel rush just around the corner, the teams at Emirates are preparing… Read the full press release

dnata and Qatar Airways Cargo extend partnership in Belgium

Brussels, Belgium, 2022-Apr-30 — /Travel PR News/ — dnata, a leading global air and travel services provider, and Qatar Airways Cargo, the world’s leading air cargo carrier, have extended their partnership in Belgium. The multi-year extension of the contract will see dnata continue to deliver a range of cargo handling and road feeder services for… Read the full press release

Anantara Chiang Mai Resort listed in the 2022 Top 500 Hotels in the World by Travel and Leisure Magazine

Bangkok, Thailand, 2022-Apr-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Anantara Chiang Mai Resort, which blends contemporary design with traditional Thai hospitality and old-world charm, has been listed in the 2022 Top 500 Hotels in the World by Travel and Leisure Magazine. This year’s T+L 500 is derived from the results of the 2021 World’s Best Awards… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels announces new franchise agreements expanding its Gulf Coasts’ extended stay properties

ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Apr-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) has awarded two MainStay Suites franchise agreements to longtime Choice franchisee and multi-unit developer Gulf Coast Hotel Management, Inc. The latest signings add to Gulf Coasts’ growing portfolio of extended stay properties, which now total 39 hotels and make them the largest privately owned extended… Read the full press release

Jumeirah Group announces the opening of Jumeirah Bali

Dubai, UAE, 2022-Apr-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hospitality company and a member of Dubai Holding, has further expanded its international portfolio with the debut of its first stunning, contemporary resort in Indonesia – Jumeirah Bali. World famous for its captivating beauty, Bali is often referred to as the last… Read the full press release

Pratt & Whitney joins SITA’s e-Aircraft® DataHub for big data analytics

US aircraft engine manufacturer to use SITA’s e-Aircraft® DataHub for big data analytics. Geneva, Switzerland, 2022-Apr-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Engine manufacturer Pratt & Whitney and IT provider SITA have signed an agreement for full flight data retrieval and processing in support of predictive maintenance of aircraft engines. Many airlines will benefit from the new… Read the full press release

Athens International Airport implements SITA’s Airport Management to improve operations and processes

With rich data at its fingertips, the airport can rethink its operations in the future. Athens, Greece, 2022-Apr-30 — /Travel PR News/ — SITA has just completed the implementation of its airport management solution at Athens International Airport, delivering significantly improved airport processes, as well as operational and cost efficiencies. Using SITA’s Airport Management, Athens International… Read the full press release

Manchester Airport welcomes Kuwait Airways’ direct flights between Kuwait and Manchester

Kuwait Airways set to launch direct flights to Manchester from 1st May Currently 49,000 passengers from the North of England travel there indirectly Inbound tourism boom predicted as pre-pandemic 23,000 people a year from Kuwait visited the North West, spending more than £22m Route set to be popular for students, with 2,960 currently studying at universities… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces the opening of the 225-room Hyatt Regency London Stratford and the 127-room Hyatt House London Stratford

The openings mark a key moment for Hyatt’s ambitious growth plan in the United Kingdom and further strengthen Hyatt’s brand in the capital CHICAGO, IL, 2022-Apr-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today (April 28, 2022) the opening of the 225-room Hyatt Regency London Stratford and the 127-room Hyatt House London… Read the full press release

Swoop inaugurates service between Edmonton International Airport and Ottawa International Airport

Ottawa, ON, 2022-Apr-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Swoop, Canada’s leading ultra-low-cost airline, celebrated its first inaugural flight between Edmonton International Airport (YEG) and Ottawa International Airport (YOW). Swoop flight WO 510 took off from Edmonton this morning at 10:50 a.m. MT and arrived at 4:30pm local time in Ottawa. “Today’s  (April 25, 2022 )… Read the full press release

easyJet and GKN Aerospace to cooperate on reducing carbon emissions in aviation

London, UK, 2022-Apr-30 — /Travel PR News/ — easyJet, Europe’s leading airline, has announced it is working with GKN Aerospace, the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier, to work toward reducing carbon emissions in aviation through the adoption of zero carbon emission technologies. easyJet will support the development of GKN Aerospace’s Hydrogen Combustion (H2JET)… Read the full press release

easyJet and easyJet holidays add seven new routes to its UK network for summer 2022

easyJet has put 7 new routes from six UK airports on sale today with fares starting from £25.99* The airline is now the largest carrier to the Greek Islands from the UK, launching flights for the first time to Kos, Kefalonia, Corfu and Chania 100k new seats are now on sale from the UK to… Read the full press release

Aer Lingus announces up to 20% off on European flights and checked baggage this summer

Dublin, Ireland, 2022-Apr-30 — /Travel PR News/ — The excitement for summer is building as Aer Lingus has just announced big savings on travel to Europe. Jetsetters can enjoy up to 20% off European flights as well as up to 20% off checked baggage right across summer. Jet off on a sunshine escape to the… Read the full press release

Gatwick Airport welcomes news that UK passengers to Portugal now have option to use e-gates at the border

London, UK, 2022-Apr-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Gatwick Airport – which has more flights to Portugal than any UK airport – welcomes news that British travellers to Portugal can now use electronic e-gates at the border to help make entry into the country quicker and smoother. Lisbon, Faro, Porto and Funchal (Madeira Island) airport… Read the full press release

Swissport offers premium lounge experience in partnership with Luxury Escapes at Australia’s four largest airports

Australia & New Zealand, 2022-Apr-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Swissport has announced a new partnership between its airport lounges and Luxury Escapes, further strengthening its offering to travellers and airline partners at Australia’s four largest airports. The partnership means international lounge passes will be offered as part of Luxury Escapes’ deals or as an… Read the full press release

Renewed Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort Sets Sail

Outrigger’s flagship property celebrates official grand opening following US$80 million transformation HONOLULU, 2022-Apr-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Outrigger Hospitality Group celebrated a significant milestone 25 April with the official grand opening of the company’s flagship property, Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort, following an extensive US$80 million transformation. Approximately 500 VIP guests, including elected officials, key… Read the full press release

Radisson announces the opening of Royan Hotel Hagia Sophia Istanbul

Radisson Individuals expands to Turkey with its first property nestled in historic Istanbul Brussels / Istanbul, 2022-Apr-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Hotel Group is delighted to announce the opening of Royan Hotel Hagia Sophia Istanbul, a member of Radisson Individuals, the first Radisson Individuals hotel in Turkey. The hotel is located in the… Read the full press release

All Nippon Airways introduces “SUITE DINING” at ANA SUITE LOUNGE at Haneda Airport and Narita Airport

Beginning April 27, a new set meal service “SUITE DINING” will be offered at ANA SUITE LOUNGE at Tokyo Haneda Airport and Tokyo Narita Airport. The mobile meal ordering system currently available at ANA lounges at Haneda Airport will be newly introduced at ANA lounges at Narita Airport. TOKYO, JAPAN, 2022-Apr-28 — /Travel PR News/… Read the full press release

Kempinski Hotel San Lawrenz Named Recommended Hotel In Forbes Travel Guide’s 2022 Star Awards

Gozo, Malta, 2022-Apr-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Forbes Travel Guide (“FTG”), the only global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants and spas, today (April 26, 2022)  announced its 2022 Star Awards. Kempinski Hotel San Lawrenz earned a new Forbes Travel Guide Recommended award and is showcased with other honorees on ForbesTravelGuide.com. Kempinski Hotel San… Read the full press release

CWT announces the appointment of Patrick Andersen as President and Chief Executive Officer

Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2022-Apr-28 — /Travel PR News/ — CWT, the Business-to-Business-for-Employees (B2B4E) travel management platform, announces that Michelle McKinney Frymire has decided to step down from her roles at the Company. As part of the Company’s long-term succession planning process, the Board of Directors has appointed President and Chief Commercial Officer Patrick Andersen as its… Read the full press release

MSC Cruises unveils its Summer 2023 programme

MSC Cruises ships visiting more than 140 of the world’s most sought-after destinations across 40 different countries Huge range of itineraries on offer from mini cruises to long cruises available to book now, with something for every kind of holidaymaker MSC Cruises’ newest flagship to sail in Northern Europe offering 7-night itineraries to the Norwegian… Read the full press release

Singapore Airlines expands codeshare agreement with United Airlines

Singapore , 2022-Apr-28 — /Travel PR News/ — United Airlines and Singapore Airlines strengthen relationship to provide more options and value to customers than ever before Star Alliance members United Airlines and Singapore Airlines (SIA) today (26 April 2022) announced an expansion to their codeshare agreement, making it easier for customers to travel to more… Read the full press release

Get the Flower Power with Hilton Lake Como’s New ‘Stroll & Sip’ Springtime Offerings

London, UK, 2022-Apr-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Hilton Lake Como has launched a duo of floral-themed experiences, blooming just in time for spring. Guests of the luxurious lakeside hotel can now enjoy the famously beautiful Chilometro della Conoscenza or ‘Kilometre of Knowledge’ walking route as well as a brand-new cocktail menu inspired by the flora… Read the full press release

MMPRC partners with Zee Network to promote Maldives in the Middle Eastern market

Male, Maldives, 2022-Apr-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC / Visit Maldives) partners with Zee Network to conduct a joint marketing campaign targeting the Middle Eastern market. This is a month-long campaign. Under this campaign, advertisements of the Maldives will be broadcast on the two main Zee Network channels… Read the full press release

Allegiant announces plans to establish four-aircraft base at Provo Airport

Locally based operation to bring investment in jobs, future opportunities PROVO, Utah, 2022-Apr-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ: ALGT) today (April 26, 2022) announced plans to establish a four-aircraft base at Provo Airport (PVU). The Las Vegas-based company will invest approximately $95 million to establish the new base of operations, creating… Read the full press release

TAP pays tribute to one of the most important Portuguese musician by naming its Airbus A321LR Zeca Afonso

Lisbon, Portugal, 2022-Apr-28 — /Travel PR News/ — TAP gave the name of Zeca Afonso to one of its Airbus A321LR, in a tribute to one of the most important Portuguese poets, composers and performers of music and an emblematic figure of the beginning of a new era in Portugal. The musician is one of… Read the full press release

Hard Rock International announces the opening of Hard Rock Hotel New York

NEW YORK, NY, 2022-Apr-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Hard Rock International today (April 25, 2022) announced the opening of the much-anticipated Hard Rock Hotel New York. Uniquely situated in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, steps from iconic landmarks including Radio City Music Hall, Rockefeller Center and the Theater District, Hard Rock Hotel New York… Read the full press release

Delta på det tredje CASSINI HACKATHON, og se hvordan dine idéer kan være med å utvikle turismen i Norge

Vi trenger flere kreative hoder! Let’s (Re)Visit Europe in Style. KRISTIANSAND, Norge, 2022-Apr-27 — /Travel PR News/ — Det tredje CASSINI HACKATHON, som vil finne sted 12.-14. mai, er et event som arrangeres på 10 lokasjoner i Europa samtidig. Deltagerne vil få en unik mulighet til å bruke data og signaler fra EUs programmer Copernicus,… Read the full press release

Emirates expands services across seven cities in the GCC and Middle East during Eid Al Fitr

Airline expands Eid schedule to serve more customers in the region as bookings for holiday period surge  Customers will also be able to enjoy specially crafted Eid menu to sweeten their celebrations DUBAI, UAE, 2022-Apr-27 — /Travel PR News/ — With Eid Al Fitr approaching and more travellers planning to take to the skies, Emirates… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel One Dalton Street, Boston awarded ten stars across both the Hotel and the Wellness Floor at One Dalton by Forbes Travel Guide

The cutting-edge Boston property is one of only two hotels in the city of Boston to have achieved this prestigious distinction Boston One Dalton, U.S.A., 2022-Apr-27 — /Travel PR News/ — Forbes Travel Guide, the only global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants and spas, today announced its 2022 Star Awards. Four Seasons Hotel One Dalton… Read the full press release