Jet Aviation Singapore extends AOG support in the region and as far as Tahiti, the U.K. and the USA

Basel, Switzerland, 2020-Feb-14 — /Travel PR News/ — Jet Aviation Singapore is extending its AOG support to the broadest practical physical range in order to help recover AOG aircraft for customers as quickly as possible. The company has supported more than 100 AOG aircraft since 2018, including areas as far as Tahiti, the U.K. and the… Read the full press release

Jet Aviation Singapore completes the region’s first 96-month inspection on an Embraer Lineage 1000

Basel, Switzerland, 2020-Feb-14 — /Travel PR News/ — Jet Aviation Singapore announces completion of the region’s first 96-month inspection on an Embraer Lineage 1000.  The 96-month inspection was completed in conjunction with a major pylon modification and a Controller Pilot Data Link Communications (CPDLC) system upgrade. Both the service bulletin modification and the upgrade are… Read the full press release

Jet Aviation appointed to exclusively handle all Customer Demonstration Flights during the Singapore Airshow

Basel, Switzerland, 2020-Feb-14 — /Travel PR News/ — Jet Aviation will exclusively handle all Customer Demonstration Flights (CDFs) during the Singapore Airshow, Asia’s largest Aerospace event being held at Changi Exhibition Centre from 11-16 February, 2020. The company was appointed by Experia Events, the official organizer of Singapore Airshow 2020. It is IS-BAH Stage II certified… Read the full press release

Fraport Brasil installs SITA’s passenger processing technology at Fortaleza Airport and Porto Alegre Airport

SITA provides self-service gates for bar-coded boarding passes at Fortaleza and Porto Alegre Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2020-Feb-14 — /Travel PR News/ — Fraport Brasil has installed SITA’s passenger processing technology at the two airports it manages in Brazil, Fortaleza Airport (FOR) and Porto Alegre Airport (POA). New self-service gates provide passengers with automated entry to the… Read the full press release

Gulfstream Aerospace announces the promotion of Sheryl Bunton to senior vice president

IT Veteran Joins Company’s Leadership Team SAVANNAH, Georgia, 2020-Feb-14 — /Travel PR News/ — Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today (February 12, 2020) announced its chief information officer (CIO), Sheryl Bunton, has been promoted to senior vice president and is now a member of the company’s senior leadership team. Since joining Gulfstream in 2015, Bunton has established… Read the full press release

Hyatt opens fully renovated 280-room Hyatt Regency Barcelona Tower

The newly renovated property marks Hyatt’s continuous growth in Spain CHICAGO, IL, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today (February 12, 2020) the opening of the fully renovated 280-room Hyatt Regency Barcelona Tower, a hotel in the gateway to Barcelona’s new financial district. Connecting travelers between Barcelona’s international airport and city… Read the full press release

SFO announces the opening of SkyTerrace outdoor observation deck

New “SkyTerrace” outdoor observation deck open to all, includes exhibit celebrating the history of SFO SAN FRANCISCO, CA, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — The San Francisco International Airport (SFO) announced the opening of a new outdoor observation deck, the SkyTerrace, on Friday, February 14, 2020. Located pre-security in Terminal 2, the SkyTerrace is open… Read the full press release

Run for a good cause with Generali Munich Marathon and Munich Airport’s Around the World Challenge

The Around the World Challenge is set up as a multi-year event divided into several stages For every kilometer that is run, money will be donated to a charitable organization The honorary patron of this first stage is the US General Consul Meghan Gregonis COLOGNE, Germany, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Relay teams comprised… Read the full press release

Budapest Airport starts construction of two more security screening lanes

Budapest, Hungary, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Following the two new passenger security screening lanes completed last year, Budapest Airport has commenced the construction of two more channels. The works will be completed before the summer peak season, thus taking the total number of screening lanes to 18. Budapest Airport will install two new… Read the full press release

SAS continues planned campaign ”WHAT IS TRULY SCANDINAVIAN”

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — SAS is a Scandinavian airline that brings travelers to, from and within Scandinavia, and we stand behind the message in the film that travel enriches us. We are proud of our Scandinavian heritage. It is part of SAS’ DNA and the foundation for our existence. We are… Read the full press release

South African Airways announces Valentine’s Day promo

Fort Lauderdale, FL, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — South African Airways (SAA), the national flag carrier of South Africa and a Skytrax 4-Star rated airline, is offering special fares just in time to give the gift of South Africa to someone special this Valentine’s Day. Round-trip Economy Class fares start from $829* (restrictions apply)… Read the full press release

ITB Berlin 2020 display halls fully booked again this year

First-time exhibitors from all over the world – Arab countries are strongly represented – Waiting list for the expanding Travel Technology segment – ITB Virtual Reality Lab grows by 50 per cent – New: Home of Luxury at the Marshall Haus  Berlin, Germany, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — ITB Berlin is in strong demand, and… Read the full press release

Dolphin welcomes new customer, Ski Line

We are very pleased to welcome Ski Line as a new Dolphin customer. LONDON, UK, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Ski Line is a ski specialist travel company based in London, with 15,000 skiers and snowboarders choosing to book with them each year. They are the proud recipient of a string of industry awards… Read the full press release

OpenTable launches Premium Access loyalty perk for frequent OpenTable diners

Premium Access” Rolls Out Allowing Diners to Snag Primetime Reservations Using OpenTable Dining Points SAN FRANCISCO, CA, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — OpenTable, the world’s leading provider of online restaurant reservations and part of Booking Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: BKNG), is giving U.S. diners exclusive access to hot tables with the launch of Premium Access – a new… Read the full press release

British Airways announces Valentine’s Day offers

LONDON, UK, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — British Airways will be spreading the love this Valentine’s Day with a range of short and long haul offers to destinations including Barcelona, New Orleans, Seychelles and Venice.  Customers who book two Club cabin tickets can make a saving of up to £800 per person compared to… Read the full press release

British Airways launches summer route between London Heathrow and Newquay

LONDON, UK, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — British Airways is launching a summer route between London Heathrow and Newquay, creating the only direct route to Heathrow. This adds to the new routes the airline has already announced for summer 2020 to Greece, Italy, Kosovo, Montenegro and Turkey. Seats are available to book from today… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport named Northern Ireland’s Venue of the Year by disabled access charity Euan’s Guide

BELFAST, Northern Ireland, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Belfast City Airport, the UK and Ireland’s most convenient airport, has worked hard to make travelling easier for all. Back in 2010, it was the first airport in the UK to introduce a Changing Places toilet and since then, it has continued to improve its accessibility through… Read the full press release

Best Kept Awards 2020 Now Open for Entries

BELFAST, Northern Ireland, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — The Northern Ireland Amenity Council’s Best Kept Awards 2020 supported by George Best Belfast City Airport are now open! Knockbreda Nursery School was the launch venue for the 2020 Northern Ireland Amenity Council’s (NIAC) Best Kept Awards today, as the search continues for a new decade… Read the full press release

CDA invites chefs to join the Channel Your Inner Chef competition at O’Hare International Airport

CHICAGO, IL, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA), in partnership with global restaurateur HMSHost, is calling all chefs – aspiring, connoisseur, or otherwise – from across the country to enter Channel Your Inner Chef competition at O’Hare International Airport. O’Hare’s Terminal 2 has been home to this first-of-its-kind, live cooking competition for the past five… Read the full press release

The CAPA Qatar Aviation, Aeropolitical and Regulatory Summit 2020 concluded with industry leaders renewing commitment to the Doha Declaration

The Doha Declaration of 2019 announced during the conclusion of last year’s summit called into question the modern-day relevance of the global aviation principals outlined in the Chicago Convention. This year’s edition focused on the pressing issues surrounding sustainability and aviation environment. DOHA, Qatar, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — The CAPA Qatar Aviation, Aeropolitical… Read the full press release

Delaware North-operated Gideon Putnam updates guest rooms with 55-inch television

Buffalo, N.Y., 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — The Delaware North-operated Gideon Putnam in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., is continuing to update its guest rooms, most recently installing a 55-inch television in each room. Foreseeing the amount of cardboard and Styrofoam that the TV packaging would produce, Heather Coton, environmental manager and executive assistant to the… Read the full press release

MSC Cruises signs long-term agreement with Abu Dhabi Ports for preferential berthing rights

Priority berthing rights at Zayed Port in Abu Dhabi and at Sir Bani Yas Island Agreement set to further bolster line’s position as leading passenger cruise operator in the Gulf MSC Seaview to be deployed to Gulf region in winter 2020-21 Latest flagship MSC Virtuosa to serve region in winter 2021-22  Geneva, Switzerland, 2020-Feb-13 —… Read the full press release

Real Journeys’ Walter Peak High Country Farm garden awarded with a 4-star rating by the New Zealand Gardens Trust

Southland, New Zealand, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Real Journeys’ Walter Peak High Country Farm garden is currently Queenstown’s only ‘Garden of Significance’ after being awarded with a 4-star rating by the New Zealand Gardens Trust. The award also makes Real Journeys an Associate of the New Zealand Gardens Trust in 2020. Real Journeys… Read the full press release

Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead announces new spa concept, menu of treatments and new acclaimed luxury partners

ATLANTA, GA, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead is pleased to announce a new spa concept, menu of treatments and partners at its coveted Waldorf Astoria Spa. Paying homage to Atlanta’s reputation as a “city in the forest,” the new spa program invites guests to discover a transformative spa and wellness experience within while enjoying a… Read the full press release

Changi Airport Group welcomes Aeroflot’s new non-stop services between Singapore and Moscow from 25 October 2020

SINGAPORE, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Changi Airport Group today (7 February 2020) welcomed the announcement by Russian carrier Aeroflot of its plans to launch non-stop services between Singapore and Moscow (Sheremetyevo) from 25 October 2020, Changi’s first link to the airport[1]. Aeroflot, a new carrier at Changi, will operate the five-weekly service on… Read the full press release

Acqualina Resort & Residences recognized as a Five Star Hotel on 2020 Forbes Travel Guide

Sunny Isles Beach, FL, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Acqualina Resort & Residences cements itself as the quintessential luxury travel destination in Florida by garnering several coveted back-to-back travel awards. Today, Forbes Travel Guide officially announced that Acqualina has been recognized as a Five Star Hotel, making it the eighth year in a row the property receives this prestigious,… Read the full press release

Stagecoach introduces Tees Flex on-demand bus service

Perth, Scotland, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — The Tees Valley’s state-of-the-art on-demand bus service has today (6 February) been unveiled in Hartlepool. Called Tees Flex, the service aims to help residents in more isolated communities across the region access essential services along with training and employment opportunities that are being created across Tees Valley…. Read the full press release

Rosewood Hotel Georgia Vancouver named a Five-Star Hotel on the 2020 Forbes Travel Guide Star Rating list

Rosewood Hotel Georgia Vancouver honored among the world’s best luxury hotels, restaurants and spas by one of the world’s premier travel authorities Vancouver, BC, Canada, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Rosewood Hotel Georgia Vancouver, downtown Vancouver’s luxury landmark hotel, is pleased to announce that it has been named a Five-Star Hotel on the 2020 Forbes… Read the full press release

All Nippon Airways announces partnership with renowned sake sommelier Yasuyuki Kitahara

New selections will be available both in-flight and at ANA SUITE LOUNGEs starting March 2020. Updated sake menu featuring 46 premium brands was carefully curated after sampling selections from 319 different sake brands. Tokyo, Japan, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan’s largest and 5-star airline for seven consecutive years, has… Read the full press release

All Nippon Airways to collaborate with Toyota Industries to trial advanced automatic towing tractor at Chubu (Nagoya) Centrair International Airport

ANA continues to emphasize development of autonomous technologies with collaboration. Tests to build on insight gained from previous trials at Kyushu-Saga International Airport. Tokyo, Japan, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — All Nippon Airways (ANA, Japan’s largest and 5-Star airline for seven consecutive years, will collaborate with Toyota Industries Corporation (Toyota Industries) to conduct tests… Read the full press release