The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the publication of new training requirements for airline pilots to prevent loss of control situations.
Digging deep into its database of airfare searches, Cheapflights.ca has ranked the 25 Most Popular European Airports Ranked on Affordability for Canadian Travellers. In a time when overseas travel dollars need to go as far as possible, this ranking can be a valuable guide to where to look for deals.
Hotel prices have increased across European cities this month - in some cases by as much as 58 per cent - according to the monthly trivago Hotel Price Index (tHPI) reported by comparison site trivago.co.uk.
Titus Johnson is appointed Vice President North America & Caribbean for Thomas Cook Group Airlines. In his new role, he is responsible for further developing the Thomas Cook Group Airlines revenues, brands and presence in the region.
IATA will host the second annual Cabin Operations Safety Conference, 5-7 May 2015 in Paris. It is an opportunity for stakeholders to address current and emerging safety challenges through a sharing of expertise based on global standards and best practices.
Hotel Directs pioneering range of online city guides have been launched in response to a recent study conducted by Deloitte Global which found that travel companies are failing to capitalize on the business opportunities social media channels can afford them.
There is an interesting strategic shift underway in regard to tourism product offerings. Destinations are facing ever-increasing competition and need to constantly offer new appealing products to lure in tourists. Therefore, product providers are building communities, which leads to an overall stronger product offering.
Epteca announced this week they have been selected as one of only 13 companies from over a 100 that applied to be part of the Traveltech Lab, the UKs first-ever incubator for travel technology start-ups.
Hipmunk reviewed year-over-year flight, hotel, and vacation rental data to determine which Eurozone countries are the best deals, where travelers can shave off a few extra euros, and which country is the best fit for individual travel budgets.