Emirates and Condor Airlines Announce Strategic Interline Partnership for Seamless Travel

Interline activated today for travel immediately Seamless connectivity for customers to 70 points operated by both airlines The partnership will also offer Emirates Skywards members a chance to earn and redeem miles across Condor’s network (IN SHORT) Emirates and Condor Airlines have initiated a reciprocal interline partnership to provide travelers with expanded connectivity options and… Read the full press release

Emirates Partners with UAE GCAAS and IACT to Enhance Engineering Professional Training

(IN SHORT) Emirates has joined forces with the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority Services (GCAAS) and International Aviation Consulting and Training (IACT) to offer comprehensive training solutions for the airline’s engineering professionals. This collaboration aims to provide top-notch training programs, ensuring that Emirates’ engineering workforce remains at the forefront of industry standards and expertise. (PRESS… Read the full press release

Emirates Inks $12 Billion Deals with Safran for Aircraft Engine and Component Services

Contracts include best-in-class seats for Emirates’ new A350, 777X-9 and B777-300 fleet, cabin equipment, wheels and carbon brakes, landing gear component repairs, retrofit and MRO support Agreement boosts airline’s ongoing investment in the French and European aviation manufacturing ecosystem (IN SHORT) Emirates has announced agreements valued at $12 billion with Safran, a leading aerospace company,… Read the full press release

Emirates Invests Heavily in A380 Fleet to Ensure Decades of Premium Travel Experience

(IN SHORT) Emirates has made substantial investments in its A380 fleet, securing deals for maintenance, cabin upgrades, and other enhancements at the Dubai Airshow 2023. These investments demonstrate Emirates’ commitment to providing passengers with a world-class travel experience aboard its iconic A380 aircraft well into the next decade. (PRESS RELEASE) Dubai, UAE, 2023-Nov-16 — /Travel… Read the full press release

Minor Hotels’ Outstanding Commitment to Conservation and Innovation Recognized at Prestigious Hospitality Awards

(IN SHORT) The article highlights Minor Hotels’ exceptional achievements in the hospitality industry, particularly in the areas of conservation, innovation, and its commitment to people. The company has received recognition and awards for its efforts to promote sustainable tourism, protect the environment, and provide outstanding guest experiences. These accolades reflect Minor Hotels’ dedication to making… Read the full press release

Everhome Suites Grows California Footprint: Three Hotels Under Construction, Six More Planned in Southern California

Choice Hotels’ extended stay pipeline grows by 12 percent year over year, with latest projects developed by Paladin Equity Capital (IN SHORT) Everhome Suites, a brand by Choice Hotels, is continuing its growth with the construction of three new hotels in California, and plans for six additional properties in Southern California. The expansion is part… Read the full press release

Ricardo Losada Revol Appointed as Senior Vice President and General Manager, International, at Choice Hotels

Move Comes as Company Continues to Expand Global Portfolio (IN SHORT) Ricardo Losada Revol has been named Senior Vice President and General Manager, International, at Choice Hotels. In this role, he will lead the company’s international division and be responsible for driving growth and expanding the global presence of Choice Hotels’ portfolio of brands. Losada… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels Expands Upscale Cambria Brand with Opening of Cambria Hotel Waco University Riverfront

Newest property marks upscale brand’s ninth location in Texas, adding to lineup of properties throughout Southwest (IN SHORT) Choice Hotels International is continuing its rapid expansion of the upscale Cambria Hotels brand with the opening of Cambria Hotel Waco University Riverfront. This four-story, 130-room property is the ninth Cambria Hotel to open in Texas, catering to… Read the full press release

QantasLink Unveils First Airbus A220 Aircraft, Paving the Way for Fleet Renewal

(IN SHORT) QantasLink has reached a significant milestone in its fleet renewal program as it unveils its first brand new Airbus A220 aircraft. The A220, part of a delivery of 29 such aircraft, is set to replace the Boeing 717s in the domestic fleet. It offers twice the range of the 717, opening up new… Read the full press release

AirJapan Announces New Narita-Incheon Route for 2024

AirJapan, the new ANA Holdings brand for medium-haul international routes, announced it will begin service on the Narita-Incheon route on February 22, 2024. One-way fares departing from Tokyo Narita will start at 8,000 yen, with customizable options for combining different services to meet the personalized needs of customers. Under the concept of “Fly Thoughtful,” AirJapan… Read the full press release

Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Elects Thorn Pozen as Chairperson and Mark Uncapher as Vice Chairperson for 2024

Thorn Pozen, Mark Uncapher to serve as Chairperson and Vice Chairperson (IN SHORT) The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority’s board of directors has elected Thorn Pozen as its chairperson and Mark Uncapher as vice chairperson for 2024. Additionally, Monica Hargrove has been re-elected as secretary to the Airports Authority. Thorn Pozen, a partner at the law… Read the full press release