Travel Industry Wire
May, 24 2017
United States Projected to Lose $1.3 Billion in Travel-Related Expenditures In 2017
United States Projected to Lose $1.3 Billion in Travel-Related Expenditures In 2017
Using first quarter ticketing data from the Airlines Reporting Corp. (ARC), publicly available travel data and GBTA’s economic research and models, GBTA developed an ‘uncertainty forecast’ for 2017 showing the impact this mounting geopolitical uncertainty is having on the economy. There is no question that uncertainty is bad for business travel and bad for the global economy. Read More
Hotel Rate Audit
BCD Travel Finds That Failure to Use Effective Audit Practices Is Costing Companies Hundreds of Millions of Dollars Per Year in Missed Hotel Discounts
Without performing standard rate audits, a company overspends by $122,500 for every $5 million it spends on hotels. Using both standard rate auditing and rate availability audits prevents $225,000 in overspending for every $5 million spent on hotels. Read more
Digital Marketing Solutions
REBEL Travel Corporation Partners With 38th Street Studios to Launch REBEL Analytics a Performance Marketing Service for the Hospitality
New Partnership Leverages Data to Improve Digital Marketing in the Hotel Industry Read more
Copa Airlines Performance
Copa Holdings Announces Monthly Traffic Statistics for April 2017
For the month of April 2017, Copa Holdings' system-wide passenger traffic (RPMs) increased 16.5% year over year, while capacity (ASMs) increased 6.3%. As a result, system load factor for April 2017 was 83.4%, a 7.3 percentage point increase when compared to April 2016. Read more
Alaska Airlines Finnair Partnership
Alaska Airlines and Finnair Announce Frequent Flyer Partnership
Alaska Airlines and Finnair Announce Frequent Flyer Partnership
Frequent flyers earn miles/points as Finnair starts San Francisco-Helsinki service June 1 Read more
Embraer Legacy 650E
Air Hamburg Becomes Launch Customer for Embraer Legacy 650E
Air Hamburg Becomes Launch Customer for Embraer Legacy 650E
Embraer announced today that Germany-based charter operator Air Hamburg is the launch customer for the new Legacy 650E. Air Hamburg will expand its Embraer business jet fleet with an additional order for three new Legacy 650E. The contract has a value of USD 77.7 million. Read more
Management Appointment Southwest Airlines
Southwest Airlines Announces Senior Leadership Changes
Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced yesterday that Executive Vice President of Corporate Services Jeff Lamb has decided to leave the Company to assume a Leadership position at Highland Homes, where he currently serves on their Board of Directors. Lamb's last day at Southwest will be June 30. Read more
Association News
Kyrgyz Republic and IATA Sign Memorandum of Understanding
IATA signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Civil Aviation Agency of the Ministry of Transport and Roads of the Kyrgyz Republic. Read more
Holland America Line Sailings
Holland America Line's 2017-18 Mexico Cruise Season to Feature a Second Vista-Class Ship Visiting Three Iconic Ports
ms Oosterdam and ms Westerdam to offer seven-day cruises from San Diego Read more

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In Brief...

Princess Cruises Sailings
Princess Cruises Announces 2018-2019 Americas Season

Windstar Cruises Sailings
Windstar Cruises Adds 20 New Itineraries in Europe

Destination Management
Euromic Welcomes New Member in the British Isles: Cashel Travel

IATA Launches RampVR (TM) the First Virtual Reality Training Tool for Ground Operations

Air China Routes
Connecting China to the World: Air China Announces New Air China Easy Way Beijing-Frankfurt

Alaska Airlines Routes
Alaska Airlines Begins Seasonal Flights Between Philadelphia and Portland, Oregon

Volaris Routes
Volaris Expands in Chicago and Los Angeles with New Direct Routes to Querétaro (QRO)

Biological Diversity
On the International Day for Biological Diversity UNWTO Announces a Training on Tourism and Biodiversity in West and Central Africa

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