Delta Air Lines planes 100 A321neo order with Airbus
Delta Air Lines today placed an order with Airbus for 100 of the manufacturer’s modern A321neo planes. The US-carrier has ordered the ACF, or Airbus Cabin Flex, configuration, of the aircraft.
Norwegian acquires 28 Gatwick slots to aid 2018 expansion
Norwegian has acquired an additional 28 weekly slots at London Gatwick Airport from summer 2018. The take-off and landing slots, purchased from Small Planet Airlines, will allow Norwegian to plan for continued growth at Gatwick as the airline heads into its busiest ever year in the UK in 2018.
Rare bright spot for Airbus A380 as Singapore Airlines welcomes latest plane to fleet
Singapore Airlines has taken delivery of the first of five new A380 aircraft scheduled to join the carrier’s fleet over the coming year, at a special ceremony hosted by Airbus in Toulouse.
Air China launches new Beijing-Brisbane connection
Air China has held a launch ceremony for the inaugural flight on its new route between Beijing and Brisbane. At the launch ceremony, Air China vice president Xulun Hou remarked: “This new route between Beijing and Brisbane is Air China’s sixth non-stop route between China and Australia.”
Voronezh Marriott Hotel debuts in southern Russia
Marriott Hotels has debuted in Voronezh with the opening of Voronezh Marriott Hotel. Situated in the south of Russia on the Voronezh River, the city is recognised as an important centre of culture, science and industry in the region.
25hours Hotels signs for first property in Dubai
AccorHotels and Dubai World Trade Centre have announced the first 25hours Hotels property outside of Europe. The hospitality brand, which was conceptualised in Germany, is set to make its debut for the first time ever in the Middle East with the 25hours Dubai Hotel.
Howie appointed to new sales leadership role with Oakwood Worldwide
Oakwood Worldwide has announced the appointment of Juliet Howie as director of sales in the Europe, Middle East and Africa region.
The Student Hotel to open in Dresden for summer 2018
The Student Hotel will open its first German co-living and co-working destination on the Pragerstraße 13. The hotel is located in the most vibrant retail district of Dresden, between the Technical University and the historic centre of the city.
Grotta Giusti recognised as World’s Best Thermal Grotto Spa by World Spa Awards
Italian Hospitality Collection is delighted to announce that Grotta Giusti, Tuscany, has been voted the World’s Best Thermal Grotto Spa at the prestigious World Spa Awards 2017.
Deer Jet recognised as World’s Leading Private Jet Charter by World Travel Awards
For third year on a row, Deer Jet has been selected as the World’s Leading Private Jet Charter by the prestigious World Travel Awards.
Aeroflot takes title of World’s Leading Aviation Brand at World Travel Awards
Aeroflot has taken the prestigious title of World’s Leading Aviation Brand at the World Travel Awards, the first time the prize has been awarded.
Thomas Cook Airlines scoops top World Travel Awards title
Thomas Cook Airlines has been named theWorld’s Leading Charter Airline for the third year in a row at the World Travel Awards in Vietnam.