Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, today issued the following statement on the election of Air Line Pilots Association, Internationals (ALPA) 10th President, Capt. Canoll.
Club Med and Cirque du Soleil have partnered to launch a completely new and unique concept in experiential travel with Club Med CREACTIVE by Cirque du Soleil. The CREACTIVE concept will debut at Club Med Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic in June 2015.
The new codeshare agreement, the fourth for the California-based airline, involves China Airlines placing its two-letter airline code (CI) on a range of Virgin America markets including flights between Los Angeles and/or San Francisco to Boston, Chicago, Dallas Love Field, Fort Lauderdale, Las Vegas, Newark, New York (JFK), Seattle and Washington Dulles (IAD).
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) Airline Industry Forecast 2014-2018 shows that international freight volumes are expected to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.1% over the next five years. Emerging economies, particularly in the Middle East and Africa, will be the fastest-growing markets.
Following today's announced retirement of Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator John S. Pistole from public service, U.S. Travel CEO and President Roger Dow issued the following statement: