Tourism News

American Adds New Routes For Summer 2019

December 14, 2018

American Adds New Routes For Summer 2019

American Airlines is launching 18 new domestic routes and adding extra flights to two international destinations for summer 2019 travel.


WOW Air To Reduce Fleet, Sack Staff

December 13, 2018

WOW Air To Reduce Fleet, Sack Staff

Iceland's WOW Air said it will return to its roots as an ultra-low cost airline, reduce its fleet size and lay off over a hundred staff.


Air NZ, Unions Agree Deal, Strike Off

December 12, 2018

Air NZ, Unions Agree Deal, Strike Off

Air New Zealand has reached agreement with two ground staff unions, averting a planned three day strike leading up to Christmas.


United Expands International Flying From SFO

December 12, 2018

United Expands International Flying From SFO

United Airlines is continuing to expand its international destinations from San Francisco with the addition of four new routes and the extension of two others.


Air New Zealand Strike Extended To Three Days

December 11, 2018

Air New Zealand Strike Extended To Three Days

Air New Zealand said it is continuing to negotiate with two ground staff unions who have issued strike notices for December 21, 22 and 23.



Delta Beefing Up Destinations From Boston

December 10, 2018

Delta Beefing Up Destinations From Boston

Delta Air Lines is adding to its services at Boston’s Logan airport next year with additional routes to major business destinations.


Virgin Atlantic Pilots Call Pre-Christmas Strike

December 7, 2018

Virgin Atlantic Pilots Call Pre-Christmas Strike

Several hundred Virgin Atlantic pilots will strike for four days in the lead up to Christmas in a bid to gain recognition for their union.


Royal Air Maroc To Join Oneworld

December 5, 2018

Royal Air Maroc To Join Oneworld

Royal Air Maroc will join the oneworld airline alliance, becoming its 14th member and the first in Africa.


Strikes Averted As Ryanair, Pilot Union Reach Agreement

December 4, 2018

Strikes Averted As Ryanair, Pilot Union Reach Agreement

Ryanair and German pilot union VC have signed a cornerstone agreement, with full collective agreements to be signed by March next year.


UK, Canada Agree Post-Brexit Air Deal

December 4, 2018

UK, Canada Agree Post-Brexit Air Deal

A few days after Britain and the US agreed a post-Brexit open skies deal, the UK has completed a similar agreement with Canada.