London City Airport’s STEM in Aviation event inspired London students into decarbonisation technologies for the aviation industry

London, UK, 2022-Nov-09 — /Travel PR News/ — 400 students from 14 East London schools assembled at the ExCeL on Friday, 4th of November for London City Airport’s first ‘STEM in Aviation Day’ since the pandemic. The theme of this year’s event was ‘Zero Emission Flight’, which aims to inspire the next generation of innovators and… Read the full press release

Project NAPKIN: UK aviation consortium publishes comprehensive study on potential of a carbon free future for UK domestic aviation by 2040

UK can be a global leader in the hydrogen economy but a national hydrogen strategy will be fundamental to meeting future supply, distribution and cost challenges for aviation London, UK, 2022-Nov-09 — /Travel PR News/ — Within the next 20 years, passengers could be flying between all regions of the UK on planes which emit… Read the full press release

Mineta San José International Airport welcomes Southwest Airlines inaugural flight to Palm Springs

San José, Calif., 2022-Nov-09 — /Travel PR News/ — As of last night, a popular destination for Bay Area travelers became even more accessible for passengers flying out of Norman Y. Mineta San José International Airport (SJC), with the inauguration of Southwest Airlines flights to Palm Springs International Airport (PSP). “We are excited to add… Read the full press release

Swissport to handle ground services for WestJet operations in Hawaii

Zurich, Switzerland, 2022-Nov-09 — /Travel PR News/ — WestJet and Swissport are expanding their cooperation in Hawaii. The Canadian airline now relies on Swissport’s ground services at all four destinations it serves on the islands. The expansion also brings the addition of a new airport to Swissport’s vast and growing global network: Kona Airport on… Read the full press release

New partnership enables British Airways Executive Club Members collect Avios through the Uber App

London, UK, 2022-Nov-09 — /Travel PR News/ — Uber users will soon be able to collect Avios on every journey they take by car, coach or train booked via the Uber app, by simply linking their British Airways Executive Club and Uber accounts. From later this month, Members of the airline’s loyalty programme will be… Read the full press release

Alaska Airlines appoints Captain Dave Mets as vice president of flight operations

23-year veteran of the airline to lead 3,500-strong pilot group  SEATTLE, WA, 2022-Nov-09 — /Travel PR News/ — Alaska Airlines’ board of directors has elected Captain Dave Mets as vice president of flight operations. In this role, Mets will oversee the day-to-day operations and financial performance of Alaska’s flight operations division, which includes Alaska’s 3,500 pilots…. Read the full press release

Cruzeiro Safaris Kenya and Travel Upholds its Digital Bookings Platform that increases by 15% in November and December 2022

NAIROBI, Kenya, 2022-Nov-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Travel bookings to Kenya has increased in the current year. After successful general elections and peaceful transition of the governments, Tourist and business travelers have confidence in the Kenya favorable environment to travel as tourist and the business traveler. Most Tour and travel companies in Kenya are… Read the full press release

TFE Hotels announces the opening of the first Vibe Hotel to open outside of Australia, Vibe Hotel Singapore Orchard

SINGAPORE, 2022-Nov-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Vibe Hotel Singapore Orchard, the first Vibe Hotel to open outside of Australia, has officially opened today (02 Nov 2022). Managed by Far East Hospitality, a leading operator of hotels and serviced residences in Southeast Asia and joint venture partner in TFE Hotels, Vibe Singapore Orchard promises a… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces opening of 216-room Hyatt Place Krakow

The stylish 216-room hotel marks the return of the Hyatt brand to Poland, located in the heart of Krakow. CHICAGO, IL, 2022-Nov-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announces the opening of Hyatt Place Krakow today (November 3, 2022), marking the first Hyatt hotel in the city. The hotel represents the return… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces the opening of 204-room Hyatt Regency Lisbon

The 204-room property marks a significant milestone for Hyatt’s growth in Europe. CHICAGO, IL, 2022-Nov-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today (November 2, 2022) announced the opening of Hyatt Regency Lisbon, located in the pretty district of Belém along the banks of the breathtaking Tagus River. Marking the first Hyatt… Read the full press release

Hyatt launches limited-time offer to help travelers wrap up 2022 and plan for the year ahead

Up to 20% off for travelers to maximize savings CHICAGO, IL, 2022-Nov-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Kick-start New Year’s travel resolutions early with Hyatt’s limited-time offer. Whether traveling is a new resolution, or one that routinely makes the list, travelers can save up to 20% at more than 950 participating Hyatt hotels and resorts… Read the full press release

World of Hyatt introduces FIND platform designed to complement members’ wellbeing journeys

Members can explore more than 200 experiences offered globally, focused on meeting members where they are on their wellbeing journeys CHICAGO, IL, 2022-Nov-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Grounded in its ongoing efforts to inspire and empower travelers to pursue their individual wellbeing goals, World of Hyatt is introducing FIND, an experiences platform, through Hyatt’s industry-leading… Read the full press release

Marriott International announces plans to open over 30 hotels in Africa by the end of 2024

Expansion plans include strong growth in the select-service segment and the debut of Delta Hotels by Marriott on the continent MOROCCO, 2022-Nov-03 — /Travel PR News/ — From the Africa Hospitality Investment Forum in Taghazout Bay, Morocco, Marriott International, Inc., today (NOVEMBER 2, 2022) announced plans to expand its operations in Africa with the anticipated… Read the full press release

Marriott International announces The St. Regis Costa Mujeres Resort expected to open early 2025

The iconic luxury brand to expand its footprint in Mexico with The St. Regis Costa Mujeres Resort BETHESDA, MD, 2022-Nov-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International, Inc., today (NOVEMBER 2, 2022) announced it has signed an agreement with AB Living to bring the legendary St. Regis brand to Costa Mujeres. Solidifying the brand’s position… Read the full press release

Marriott Bonvoy announces the opening of 303-bedroom Moxy Lower East Side in New York City

Designed by Rockwell Group and Michaelis Boyd, the hotel features 303 bedrooms and five dining and drinking concepts by Tao Group Hospitality NEW YORK, NY, 2022-Nov-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Inspired by the neighborhood’s history as a crossroads of entertainment and culture, and its present-day role as an incubator of innovation, the new 303-bedroom Moxy… Read the full press release

IHG® Hotels & Resorts to open InterContinental Al Khobar Dana Bay in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

The signing aligns with IHG’s expansion strategy in KSA DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, 2022-Nov-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Reaffirming its commitment to the Kingdom’s Vision 2030, IHG® Hotels & Resorts, one of the world’s leading hotel companies in the world, has signed a Management Agreement with Dana Bay Tourism Company to open InterContinental Al Khobar… Read the full press release

IHG Hotels & Resorts announces opening of Crowne Plaza Resort Saipan, its first Crowne Plaza Resort in Micronesia

Saipan, 2022-Nov-03 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG Hotels & Resorts has officially opened its first Crowne Plaza Resort in Micronesia, Crowne Plaza Resort Saipan, marking the brand’s debut with a grand opening ceremony on Monday 31 October. More than 200 government and industry officials attended the ribbon cutting ceremony, including the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana… Read the full press release

InterContinental Hotels & Resorts unveils newly renovated InterContinental Lusaka

Lusaka, Zambia, 2022-Nov-03 — /Travel PR News/ — InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, part of IHG Hotels & Resorts Luxury & Lifestyle Collection, is today(01 NOVEMBER 2022) celebrating a new era of luxury with the unveiling of  InterContinental Lusaka which reopens after a two year multi-million dollar renovation. InterContinental Lusaka has been a landmark in the city for… Read the full press release

IHG® Hotels & Resorts to rebrand three properties across Tanzania and Kenya

AFRICA, 2022-Nov-03 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® Hotels & Resorts has signed franchise agreements to rebrand three properties across Tanzania and Kenya to join the IHG portfolio of brands. The move sees IHG Hotels & Resorts swiftly expand its presence across Africa as the continent’s profile continues to grow. Holiday Inn Nairobi Two Rivers Mall and The Fairview… Read the full press release

Emirates announces My Emirates Winter Pass from 01 November 2022 to 31 March 2023

Enjoy some winter sun and use your Emirates boarding pass for exclusive offers at hundreds of locations in Dubai and the UAE Dubai, UAE, 2022-Nov-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates has  announced the return of its popular My Emirates Pass. Starting from 01 November 2022 to 31 March 2023, My Emirates Winter Pass enables customers to get… Read the full press release

Emirates and IATA jointly held workshop on pilot training and flight safety

DUBAI, UAE, 2022-Nov-02 — /Travel PR News/ — An aircraft flight deck can be a complex, challenging and high-threat environment that requires pilots to have intense focus and the ability to react and take informed decisions with agility, aided by technology. As demand for air travel increases phenomenally and airlines expand their operations, pilot training is… Read the full press release

Emirates and Air Canada launch codeshare cooperation

Emirates and Air Canada customers will have access to 46 points across North America, Asia, the Middle East and Africa Frequent flyer members of Skywards and Aeroplan will soon be able to earn and redeem points or miles when flying with both airlines Enhanced customer offering implemented with the issuance of a single ticket and baggage transfers through to… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes easyJet’s new seasonal winter service to Glasgow

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Nov-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Northern Ireland’s largest airline easyJet has celebrated the launch of the first flights on its seasonal winter route from Belfast City to Glasgow, providing customers in Belfast with even more convenient domestic connections this winter. The inaugural flight to the Scottish City took off this afternoon,… Read the full press release

Alaska Airlines recognized as one of Fast Company’s “Brands That Matter”

SEATTLE, WA, 2022-Nov-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Fast Company announced Alaska Airlines as one of 144 brands named to its second annual “Brands That Matter” list for making strides in our carbon-neutral ambitions. The list honors companies whose success has come from embodying their purpose in a way that resonates with their customers. Elevating airline sustainability… Read the full press release

Qatar Airways and FIFA showcase bespoke FIFA World Cup 2022™ branded aircraft

Showcasing a bespoke FIFA World Cup 2022™ branded aircraft, H.E. Mr. Akbar Al Baker, Gianni Infantino and Eng. Badr Al Meer assembled at Hamad International Airport in readiness for the mega event Qatar Airways is the Official Airline Partner of FIFA and the FIFA World Cup 2022™, and features this in its product and service during… Read the full press release

Qatar Airways to increase flight frequencies to more than 150 global destinations this winter holiday season

The World’s Best Airline offers passengers greater choice and seamless connectivity when planning their winter getaway Passengers can connect to over 150 destinations with ease via the World’s Best Airport, Hamad International Airport Doha, Qatar, 2022-Nov-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Qatar Airways is set to further boost its growing network with increased flight frequencies… Read the full press release

Qatar Airways and the United Rugby Championship partner to raise awareness of breast cancer

From pink kits to fan content, together the URC and Qatar Airways support breast cancer awareness DOHA, Qatar, 2022-Nov-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Qatar Airways and the United Rugby Championship (URC), one of the three major rugby leagues in Europe, teamed up this past weekend to raise awareness of breast cancer during the URC games… Read the full press release

Qantas and Neil Perry celebrate silver anniversary partnership by bringing back most popular inflight and lounge menu items from the past 25 years

Sydney, Australia, 2022-Nov-01 — /Travel PR News/ — Qantas will reintroduce a selection of the most popular inflight and lounge menu items from the past 25 years in celebration of its silver anniversary partnership with Australian chef Neil Perry. Perry first signed on as Director of Food, Beverage and Service with Qantas Airways in 1997,… Read the full press release

National Geographic names The Scottish Highlands as one of its ‘Best of the World’ destinations for 2023

EDINBURGH, Scotland, 2022-Nov-01 — /Travel PR News/ — The Scottish Highlands has been named as one of National Geographic’s ‘Best of the World’ destinations for 2023. The publication revealed that the region is one of only two UK destinations to make the annual list.* It has been shortlisted in the nature category, alongside Botswana, Slovenia,… Read the full press release

Vienna Airport congratulates Aer Lingus’s 20th anniversary on its Dublin-Vienna route

Aer Lingus at Vienna Airport: Ireland’s home carrier celebrates its 20th anniversary on the Dublin-Vienna route VIENNA, Austria, 2022-Nov-01 — /Travel PR News/ — 20 years ago, Aer Lingus took off on a flight to Vienna for the very first time. The first flight of the Irish national airline Aer Lingus from Dublin to Vienna took… Read the full press release