Travel to and within the United States grew 3% year-over-year in August, according to the U.S. Travel Associations latest Travel Trends Index (TTI), marking the industrys 116th straight month of growth.
Research by CWT shows that business travelers feel that positives outweigh negatives at work (92%) and at home (82%) when traveling for business. Travelers from the Americas are the most enthusiastic at 94% and 86% respectively, followed by travelers from Asia Pacific at 93% and 84%, and Europe at 89% and 77%.
Priceline Generation Travel Index reveals that youngest travelers turn to social media for travel inspiration, but also stress over posting 'the perfect travel pic'
U.S. scheduled passenger airlines reported a second-quarter 2019 after-tax net profit of $4.8 billion, the 25th consecutive quarterly after-tax profit, and a pre-tax operating profit of $6.9 billion, the 33rd consecutive quarterly pre-tax profit.