All Nippon Airways will distribute chocolates to passengers on all Valentine’s Day flights

All passengers on board flights on Feb. 14 to receive complimentary chocolates to commemorate Valentine’s Day. First Class and Business Class passengers on select international flights will receive exclusive ANA chocolates from PIERRE HERMÉ. TOKYO, JAPAN, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan’s largest and 5-Star airline for seven consecutive years,… Read the full press release

Norwegian continues to reduce emissions with new technology and new aircraft

LONDON, UK, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Norwegian continues to reduce emissions with new technology and new aircraft. The upgraded weather service provided by AVTECH Sweden AB, can reduce CO2 emissions by an additional 10,000 – 15,000 tons per year. In the past few years, Norwegian has taken several steps to contribute to a… Read the full press release

Qantas to fly direct from Brisbane to San Francisco

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Queenslanders will today (9TH FEBRUARY 2020) fly direct from Brisbane to San Francisco for the first time, with Qantas operating a new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on a brand-new route. Qantas International CEO Tino La Spina will join Queensland Tourism Minister, the Hon. Kate Jones and Brisbane Airport… Read the full press release

CWT announces the appointment of Laura Watterson as Senior Vice President, Global Talent & Rewards

Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, has appointed Laura Watterson as Senior Vice President, Global Talent & Rewards. In this newly created role, Laura and her team will provide enterprise-wide thought leadership and counsel to senior executives on talent acquisition, talent management, learning and development, as well… Read the full press release

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport Board elects new officers

Dallas Representative Matrice Ellis-Kirk elected chair; Fort Worth Representative Henry Borbolla elected Vice Chair DFW AIRPORT, Texas, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — The Dallas Fort Worth International Airport Board elected new officers during its February 2020 meeting.  Dallas representative Matrice Ellis-Kirk will serve as chair. The election comes at the end of term for… Read the full press release

MSC Cruises USA appoints Rubén Rodríguez as President

Geneva, Switzerland, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — MSC Cruises USA, the North American arm of MSC Cruises, has appointed Rubén Rodríguez as President and he will join the organisation on 18 March. Mr Rodriguez’s role will be to help the business achieve further growth and strengthen the Company’s strategy in the US region, both… Read the full press release

John Glenn Columbus International Airport joins leading U.S. airports in sourcing 100% of its energy supply from renewable sources

COLUMBUS, OHIO, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) joins an elite group of leading U.S. airports in sourcing 100 percent of its energy supply from renewable sources, thanks to an innovative energy solution made possible in collaboration with Worthington Energy Consultants and provided by community partner AEP Energy. “The… Read the full press release

Entries are now open for the iconic three-day, 63km Serengeti Girls Run

Cape Town, South Africa, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Since its inception in 2017, the Serengeti Girls Run has become a highlight on the events calendar. Singita has just released the dates for the third annual event, which is held in partnership with the Grumeti Fund in Singita Grumeti, a private 350,00-acre concession in… Read the full press release

Winnipeg Airports Authority announces the appointment of Brita Chell as Chair and Kenneth Grower as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Winnipeg Airports Authority (WAA) is excited to announce the appointment of Brita Chell as Chair and Kenneth Grower as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors. Brita is the first female Board Chair in the history of WAA. She succeeds Tom Payne Jr., who served as Chair… Read the full press release

San Antonio offers new attractions, family entertainment and wallet-friendly accommodations this Spring Break

SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Spring Break fun is just around the river bend. With new attractions, family entertainment and wallet-friendly accommodations, now is the time to plan an unforgettable Spring Break in San Antonio. Here are seven new experiences visitors won’t want to miss in 2020: Twisted Trails Adventure Course… Read the full press release

Renaissance New York Chelsea Hotel officially opens its doors to guests

  Located on the Site of the Former Indoor Flea Market, Antiques Garage, Renaissance New York Chelsea Hotel Invites Travelers to Uncover the DNA of the Neighborhood NEW YORK, NY, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Renaissance New York Chelsea Hotel officially opens its doors today (FEBRUARY 10, 2020) as one of the tallest properties in Manhattan’s… Read the full press release

Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of Le Méridien Dania Beach at Fort Lauderdale Airport

The Newly Converted and Reimagined Hotel Will Inspire Travellers to Savour The Good Life FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, Inc., along with national real estate developer Charles S. Cohen today (FEBRUARY 11, 2020) announce the opening of Le Méridien Dania Beach at Fort Lauderdale… Read the full press release

Allegiant announces nine new nonstop routes and expanded service to San Diego, Las Vegas and Destin-Fort Walton Beach, Florida

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ —Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today (Feb. 11, 2020) announces nine new nonstop routes, including expanded service to San Diego, Las Vegas and Destin-Fort Walton Beach, Florida. To celebrate this expansion, the company is offering one-way fares on the new routes as low as $43.* “With summer quickly approaching, we know… Read the full press release

Airports Council International (ACI) World launches new resource to help airports implement an all-inclusive cybersecurity programme

Handbook assists airports to develop cybersecurity resilience programmes Montreal, Canada, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Airports Council International (ACI) World has today (February 11, 2020) launched a new resource to help airports establish a programme of cyber resilience and maintain robust and efficient cybersecurity defences. The Cybersecurity Implementation Handbook provides airports with a comprehensive overview on… Read the full press release

Hilton Singapore’s D9 Cakery launches new menu with some of the best dessert collections in town

Saturdays are elevated with one of the finest high tea buffets in town that is accompanied by free flow premium TWG teas SINGAPORE, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Hilton Singapore’s Executive Pastry Chef Cindy Khoo takes the Saturday high tea affair at D9 Cakery up a notch with a new menu laced with some of the… Read the full press release

Aeroflot announces codeshare agreement with Japan Airlines

Moscow/Tokyo, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Aeroflot – Russian Airlines and Japan Airlines today (February 10, 2020) announced a codeshare agreement that will offer added flexibility to passengers travelling between Russia and Japan. The codeshare comes into effect from 29 March 2020, with ticket sales launching at the beginning of March. Both airlines will… Read the full press release

Aeroflot announces direct flights between Krasnoyarsk and Bratsk

Moscow, Russia, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Aeroflot has launched ticket sales for direct flights between Krasnoyarsk and Bratsk. Daily flights will operate on the following timetable: Route Flight Departure time* Arrival time* Krasnoyarsk-Bratsk SU 2870 15:45 18:00 Bratsk-Krasnoyarsk SU 2871 19:00 19:25 *All times local The new flights are being launched following the… Read the full press release

San Diego International Airport welcomes Allegiant’s seasonal nonstop service to six U.S. cities

SAN DIEGO, CA, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — San Diego International Airport (SAN) will soon add seasonal nonstop service to six U.S. cities on Allegiant, the low-cost airline announced today (February 11, 2020). Allegiant will offer flights from SAN to Las Vegas six times weekly beginning June 3 through August 17. Cities that will have twice weekly… Read the full press release

Eastern Airways launches five new regional services from Teesside International Airport

Kirmington, England, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Five new regional services operated by Flybe franchise partner Eastern Airways from Teesside International Airport are now available for booking through to 24th October 2020 at www.flybe.com or through travel agents and other booking sites. Flights to Belfast City, Dublin and Southampton start on Monday 9th March, London City… Read the full press release

Students gathered for an immersive session at the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature’s Education Programme

Dubai, UAE, 2020-Feb-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Close to 250 students from 8 schools may be one step closer to answering the question on everyone’s mind – “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive, Emirates… Read the full press release

GE Aviation Leadership Development Programme kicks off for UAE National employees at the Emirates Group

DUBAI, UAE, 2020-Feb-11 — /Travel PR News/ — The Emirates Group and GE Aviation have officially kicked off GE’s Leadership Development Programme for 28 UAE National employees at the Emirates Group. The commencement of the programme follows on from the MOU signed between both organisations at the Dubai Airshow 2019, and since then qualifying Emirati… Read the full press release

Radisson Hotel Group joins TravelClick’s Demand360 program

NEW YORK, NY, 2020-Feb-11 — /Travel PR News/ — TravelClick, an Amadeus company, today (February 5, 2020) announces that Radisson Hotel Group, one of the world’s largest and most dynamic hotel companies, has endorsed the use of TravelClick’s powerful Demand360 to be progressively rolled out across its hotels in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). With Radisson… Read the full press release

Japan Airlines announces codeshare agreement with Russian Airlines Aeroflot

Tokyo, Japan, 2020-Feb-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Aeroflot – Russian Airlines and Japan Airlines today (February 10, 2020) announced a codeshare agreement that will offer added flexibility to passengers traveling between Russia and Japan. The codeshare comes into effect from March 29, 2020, with ticket sales launching at the beginning of March. Both airlines… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel at The Surf Club Head Bartender Valentino Longo named North America’s Most Imaginative Bartender

Surfside, Florida, U.S.A., 2020-Feb-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel at The Surf Club Head Bartender Valentino Longo has been named North America’s Most Imaginative Bartender presented by Bombay Sapphire Gin. The creative genius behind Le Sirenuse Champagne Bar won the 13th Annual Bombay Sapphire Most Imaginative Bartender Competition. From New Orleans to Texas, and all the way north of… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Washington, DC announces the appointment of Sebastien Giannini as Executive Chef

Washington, DC, U.S.A., 2020-Feb-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel Washington, DC announces the appointment of internationally-acclaimed Chef Sebastien Giannini as Executive Chef to the capital city’s only Forbes Five-Star and AAA Five-Diamond hotel.  In his role, Giannini will oversee the Hotel’s award-wining restaurants including celebrated chef Michael Mina’s BOURBON STEAK; DC’s go-to spot for power breakfast, DC Tea… Read the full press release

WoodSpring Suites announces two new hotel openings in California

ROCKVILLE, Md., 2020-Feb-11 — /Travel PR News/ — WoodSpring Suites, an extended stay hotel franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), continues to capitalize on development opportunities in the Western U.S. with two new hotel openings in California: the WoodSpring Suites Riverside-Corona-Norco and the WoodSpring Suites Redlands San Bernardino. “We’re thrilled to expand our extended stay footprint to a pair… Read the full press release

Kristi McKenney named Chief Operating Officer at the Port of Oakland

Former Airport exec Kristi McKenney moves up to new role Oakland, Calif., 2020-Feb-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Veteran aviation executive Kristi McKenney has been named Chief Operating Officer at the Port of Oakland.  Executive Director Danny Wan announced the appointment today after the Port’s governing Board created the new position last month.  Ms. McKenney… Read the full press release

HMSHost invites travelers to spread notes of kindness at airports across North America

HMSHost empowers travelers to spread notes of kindness at airports across North America BETHESDA, Md., 2020-Feb-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Share some kindness with a fellow traveler. That’s the message global restaurateur HMSHost is out to spread this month as part of its Share Your Love: Notes of Kindness campaign. A simple message or act of kindness… Read the full press release

Avis Budget Group welcomes Bernardo Hees to its Board of Directors

PARSIPPANY, N.J., 2020-Feb-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAR) (the “Company”) today (Feb. 10, 2020) announced that Bernardo Hees has been appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors (the “Board”) and named Independent Chairman of the Board and Chair of the Board’s Executive Committee, effective immediately. Over the last 15… Read the full press release

Bangkok Airways offers incredible fares on its popular domestic routes to and from Samui

Offering amazing fares on domestic & international routes to and from Samui Bangkok, Thailand, 2020-Feb-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited launches the “Samui Super Sale” promotion, offering incredible fares on its popular domestic routes to and from Samui such as, Bangkok (Suvarnabhumi) – Samui, Chiang Mai – Samui, Phuket –… Read the full press release