Publication: Travel Industry Today

First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

TURN ON

The new restrictions are understood to affect hundreds more flights to and from the Middle East and volatile parts of Africa and Asia, and Egypt, but neither airlines nor transport officials will confirm which routes are included, necessitating every ... [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

A DIVA MOMENT

:  A South African Airways pilot stripped to his underwear in front of crew and passengers apparently to protest over rigorous airport searches. The captain who was about to board the airline's Flight SA 025 jet to fly to Johannesburg, reportedly removed ... [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

SHARP PAIR OF SHOES

The TSA says the knife should have been placed in checked luggage.Airport spokesman Brian Lassaline says the incident happened about 7:30 a.m. at the airport's North Terminal.He says airport police arrested and then released the man while the Wayne County ... [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

BUT CHECK CAPACITY AND PROFITS

Hawaiian Airlines and Alaska Airlines, which get good weather on many routes, rank best. ExpressJet and Envoy, which fly smaller planes for big airlines, rank last.The government says the largest airlines cancelled 1.9 percent of their US flights in May, ... [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

PILOT TREATS PAX TO PIZZA

:  The good guy captain of a flight from Washington DC to Denver, that was delayed five hours on Monday, bought his hungry passengers a round of pizzas as they waited out bad weather on the tarmac at Cheyenne, Wyoming, where they had been diverted.After ... [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

A WIDE WIDE WORLD

: WestJet announced yesterday that it is moving forward with plans that would see the airline fly its own wide-body aircraft as early as fall 2015. The airline has received the support of the WestJet Pilot Association and its Board of Directors, and is ... [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

ATLANTIC CITY

:  “If you can’t have fun in my home town then you can’t have fun,” quipped Don Guardian, the openly gay Republican Mayor of Atlantic City. Mayor Guardian was addressing a group of travel writers the last night of their convention on the iconic Steel ... [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

THRILL SEEKERS

:  Just a follow up on yesterday’s “Running of the Fools” story.  On the first day one man was gored.  On the second day, three people were injured, one seriously. Today, two men, were gored by the bulls and a further three men were taken to hospital ... [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 09 2014]
Entities: Chicago
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

ALL ON THE UP AND UP

Air CanadaOn the additional capacity, system wide traffic for June increased 10.6 percent. Air Canada reports traffic results on a system-wide basis, including Air Canada rouge, which began operations on July 1, 2013, and regional airlines from which ... [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

TO BEE OR NOT TO BEE

Apparently sporting a thick lush living beard is as easy as: One. Queen. Bee. Once the thousands of worker bees join in, a bee beard is created. Every year the apiary toupée is being celebrated at the Clovermead Bee Beard Festival in Aylmer Ontario.On ... [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

REDISCOVER AMERICA

We had an opportunity to spend some time with Chris Thompson before the event and he had interesting things to say.Brand USA has been in existence for four years, operational for three and it is delivering some impressive results.  In 2013 from the eight ... [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

POWER OFF

:  Expect delays. Expect arguments. Expect problems.  The US Transportation Security Administration will not allow mobile phones or other electronic devices on US-bound planes from some airports in Europe, the Middle East and Africa if the devices are ... [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 07 2014]

Quotes

BA said, "We have in place a range of options if customers are not able to comply, when requested, with the new regulations."
"As we transition into our busy summer season, I want to thank WestJetters for their commitment to providing a remarkable experience for our growing number of guests."
"It's made possible by our low-cost business model, growing network strength, airline partnerships and our award-winning brand driven by the efforts of our more than 10,000 WestJetters from coast to coast."
"There are so many things we have to offer.” He said, “It's about changing the mentality of those Canadians who think travelling in the US is about getting in a Winnebago, and heading from Montreal down to south Florida."

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BUT CHECK CAPACITY AND PROFITS [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 10 2014]
SHARP PAIR OF SHOES [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 10 2014]
A DIVA MOMENT [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 10 2014]
THRILL SEEKERS [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 09 2014]
ATLANTIC CITY [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 09 2014]
TURN ON [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 09 2014]
PILOT TREATS PAX TO PIZZA [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 09 2014]
ALL ON THE UP AND UP [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 08 2014]
A WIDE WIDE WORLD [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 08 2014]
TO BEE OR NOT TO BEE [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 08 2014]
REDISCOVER AMERICA [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 08 2014]
CLOSE CALLS [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 07 2014]
OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 07 2014]
POWER OFF [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 07 2014]
AVOID NON-ESSENTIAL TRAVEL TO EGYPT [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 07 2014]
AUCKLAND [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 07 2014]
CREDIBLE THREAT [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 04 2014]
McDONALDS SALUTES MILITARY AT ORD AND MDW [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 04 2014]
STAY OUT OF THE WATER [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 03 2014]
AIRPORT SECURITY TIGHTENED [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 03 2014]
POVERTY POINT INSCRIBED AS WORLD HERITAGE SITE [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 03 2014]
BRAZILIAN FOR ORLANDO [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 03 2014]
BOXER REBELLION [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 03 2014]
AERO WEIRDO SYNDROME [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 03 2014]
OVER THE RAINBOW [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 02 2014]
GETTING AGENTS EDUCATED [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 02 2014]
PARADISE ON EARTH [Published Travel Industry Today - Jul 02 2014]
SORT OF FREE ACCESS [Published Travel Industry Today - Jun 27 2014]
IT IS OBSCENE [Published Travel Industry Today - Jun 27 2014]
CAPITAL CITY [Published Travel Industry Today - Jun 26 2014]
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