Travel Industry Wire
February, 23 2017
U.S. Airline Employment Trends
December 2016 U.S. Passenger Airline Employment Data
U.S. scheduled passenger airlines employed 3.7 percent more workers in December 2016 than in December 2015, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reported today. Read more
Travel Itinerary Management Platform
Collaborative Itinerary Management Unlocks Traveler Engagement and New Revenue - By Lisa Israelovitch, CEO & Co-Founder, Umapped
Traveler engagement is no longer a series of one-off transactions - it's an ongoing dialogue and experience. Consumers today want to interact virtually with products and brands in multiple ways. Social media content and conversations with friends and influencers is one of the first places people go for travel planning. Read more
United Airlines Basic Economy Fare
United Airlines Launches New Basic Economy Fare for Twin Cities Travel
Company expects to launch additional Basic Economy destinations in coming months Read more
Korean Air Fleet
Boeing Delivers Korean Air's First 787-9 Dreamliner
Boeing Delivers Korean Air's First 787-9 Dreamliner
The Seoul-based carrier will be the first Korean carrier to operate the 787-9 Dreamliner in the country. The airline is scheduled to launch domestic flights to Jeju from Seoul (Gimpo) for a month as part of the required certification period, before launching long-haul international routes to Toronto, Madrid, and Zurich later this year. Read more
JetBlue Livery
JetBlue Introduces 12th Special Livery Aircraft and New Tailfin Design
JetBlue Introduces 12th Special Livery Aircraft and New Tailfin Design
Blueprint’ Becomes Airline’s First Embraer 190 to Feature a Unique Paint Scheme Read more
Air China Routes
Air China to Launch Barcelona-Shanghai Direct Flights in May
The service will begin on 5th May and will operate three weekly flights: on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays. Read more
Management Appointment JetBlue
Steve Priest Named Chief Financial Officer for JetBlue
Priest has more than 20 years of experience leading financial, operational, and commercial aspects of the airline business and most recently served as the airline’s vice president, structural programs. Read more
Management Appointment Windstar Cruises
Paul Barrett Named Vice President of Technical Operations for Windstar Cruises
Barrett is responsible for the small ship line’s Technical Operations Department overseeing all related aspects with regard to safety and regulatory compliance, inventory control and purchasing, shipyard projects and refits. Read more
Trade Facilitation Agreement
IATA Welcomes the Entry into Force of the Trade Facilitation Agreement
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed the entry into force of the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) today. This follows the ratification of the treaty by two-thirds of the members of the World Trade Organization (WTO). Read more

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In Brief...

Association News
IATA Opens Area Office in Panama

Global Wellness Summit
11th Annual Global Wellness Summit Returns to USA

Carnival Corporation Cruise China Joint Venture
Carnival Corporation Cruise Joint Venture in China to Order First-Ever Cruise Ships Built in China

Cruise Booking Trends
Tourico Holidays Reports Record Cruise Bookings in 2016

UNWTO World Conference On Smart Destinations
Innovation, Technology and Sustainability - Pillars of Smart Destinations

IATA ENAC Partnership
IATA Expands Partnership with ENAC

International Year Of Sustainable Tourism For Development
UNWTO Headquarters Hosts the Launch of Spanish Stamps of the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development 2017

Hainan Airlines Routes
Hainan Airlines Announces First Ever Nonstop Routes Connecting Los Angeles to Chengdu and Chongqing, China

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