Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) plans to begin daily nonstop service between Los Angeles International Airport and Shanghai-Pudong Airport on July 9, 2015, pending U.S. Department of Transportation and foreign government approval.
Air Chinas third service will start with four flights per week on May 2, 2015 and will increase to daily on July 1, 2015. Dr. Chi also announced Air Chinas move from Terminal 2 at LAX to Tom Bradley International Terminal on July 1, 2015.
Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. filed an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to begin daily, non-stop service this summer between Tokyo International Airport at Haneda (HND) and Kona International Airport (KOA) on Hawai'i Island.
Qantas has today announced it will offer more non-stop flights from Vancouver to Sydney with an extended seasonal schedule, providing customers with new travel options over the Canadian summer as well as over next winter to escape the chill.
American Airlines will begin operating its new daily service between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) on May 7, marking the airline's sixth daily flight to Asia from DFW and the only nonstop flight connecting DFW and Beijing.
WestJet last week announced it has entered into a code-share agreement with Philippine Airlines (PAL), allowing the carrier to begin marketing and selling WestJet-operated flights. The two carriers are building on an existing interline agreement that has been in place since May 2013.
Service will be inaugurated from Silicon Valley's Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport to Beijing on June 15, from Boston's Logan Airport to Shanghai's Pudong Airport on June 20, and from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to Shanghai Pudong on June 22.
Over 900 participants, including over 45 Ministers and Vice Ministers of Tourism and Culture, international experts, speakers and guests from 100 countries, gathered at the UNWTO/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture in Siem Reap, Cambodia, to explore and advance new partnership models between tourism and culture (4-6 February 2015).