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Cuba Globus Enters Cuba Market
July 20, 2011

Just one day after Abercrombie & Kent announced plans to send clients there beginning in September, Globus announced it will do the same beginning on August 10.More>>

blank Airlines Employing More Full Time Staff
July 20, 2011 Trend Watch

Delta reported 4.9 percent more FTEs in May 2011, the largest increase among network carriers. More>>

blank American Society of Travel Agents Supports Call for Airlines to Voluntarily Refund Baggage Fees
July 20, 2011

For airlines to charge consumers--sometimes up to $35 a bag--for a service that they fail to provide is wrong, says ASTA. More>>

blank Air Transport Association Reports Slower Growth in June Air Travel Spending
July 20, 2011 Trend Watch

Air travel grew seven percent in June as the airline industry faces cost challenges, especially higher fuel expenses. More>>

Cuba Abercrombie & Kent Announces Offerings to Cuba
July 20, 2011

The second tour operator in less than two weeks has announced it has been approved to send U.S. clients to Cuba through the People to People educational travel program. More>>

blank Summer Travel Spending to Hit $86 Billion
July 20, 2011 Trend Watch

Undeterred by rising energy costs, travel spending by American vacationers is expected to increase nine percent from last year according to a survey by interclick inc, Mondial Assistance USA and Access America. More>>

blank American Airlines Plans Largest Aircraft Order in Aviation History
July 20, 2011

The new aircraft will allow American Airlines to reduce its operating and fuel costs, which were the main factors contributing to a net loss of $286 million for the second quarter of 2011. More>>

Tropical Storm Dora Report: Tropical Storm Dora Could Turn into Major Hurricane in Pacific by Wednesday
July 19, 2011 Breaking News

Tropical Storm Dora could become a major hurricane Wednesday, prompting officials in the Mexican towns of Guerrero and Oaxaca to begin taking action. More>>

blank Sunwing Airlines and Amadeus Partner
July 19, 2011

The airline is now "live" and bookable in the Amadeus system. More>>

blank MPI Reports Business Conditions Improving
July 19, 2011

Despite concerns over rising fuel costs, meeting planners see upbeat indicators for 2011.More>>