Travel Industry This category contains releases covering all aspects of the travel sector, with a focus on industry news including market research reports, events such as industry conferences and award ceremonies, operating statistics, new partnerships, mergers, and acquisitions, and quarterly financial reports. Also included are announcements regarding revised fare and rate structures, franchise expansions, new routes and new location openings, company structure changes and contracts, and board appointments.

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Jul 22, 2016, 05:40 ET Turkey's Pegasus Airlines Receives World's First CFM Powered Airbus A320neo

Airline becomes launch operator for A320neo with CFM engines Pegasus Airlines, Turkey's leading low-cost airline, took delivery on Tuesday July...


Jul 21, 2016, 18:00 ET Alaska Airlines is in a Newark State of Mind

 Alaska Airlines announced today a significant expansion to the New York City area with multiple new routes to Newark Liberty International...


Jul 21, 2016, 17:36 ET Delta to partner with Port Authority on LaGuardia terminal redevelopment

 Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will partner to replace Terminals C and D at New York's...


Jul 21, 2016, 16:30 ET Boeing to Recognize Cost Reclassification and Charges to Second-Quarter Earnings

 The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] announced today it will recognize an impact to earnings across three programs when it announces second-quarter...


Jul 21, 2016, 15:11 ET Paramount Pictures and Eastern Air Lines Sign Marketing Partnership

Eastern Air Lines today announced their partnership with Paramount Pictures in connection with the release of this summer's highly anticipated...


Jul 21, 2016, 14:22 ET Aeromexico Announces Promotional Collaboration With TripAdvisor To Encourage Its Flyers To Share Their Candid Feedback About Their Flight Experience

New TripAdvisor Airline Reviews Platform Gives Travelers More Transparency and Insights into the Total Value of Aeromexico´s Flight...


Jul 21, 2016, 13:54 ET Marriott International And The NBA Announce Partnership Extension

 Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) and the National Basketball Association (NBA) announced today a partnership extension that will...


Jul 21, 2016, 12:25 ET Teamster Airline Mechanics At Piedmont Airlines Ratify Contract

Approximately 300 Piedmont Airlines mechanics from Teamsters Locals 210, 355 and 776 have voted overwhelmingly to ratify a five-year contract with...


Jul 21, 2016, 12:10 ET Air New Zealand Debuts Newest Safety Video

Air New Zealand teamed up with comedic actress Anna Faris, star of CBS' hit television show "Mom," and New Zealand actor and comedic legend, Rhys...


Jul 21, 2016, 11:46 ET Bill Bailey Travel: Travel Warnings & Travel Alerts for July 2016

 A current list of warnings and alerts can be found on the Department of State website. July's warnings and alerts include: Laos Travel Alert...


Jul 21, 2016, 11:30 ET Québec City Tourism receives top honours from Travel + Leisure magazine in New York

QUÉBEC CITY, July 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Québec City Tourism director André Roy travelled to New York City yesterday to receive top...


Jul 21, 2016, 10:39 ET BLADE Completes Series A Financing, Announces Kenneth Lerer as Chairman

 FLYBLADE, INC. ("BLADE"), the digitally powered short-distance aviation company, has completed its Series A Financing. Lead investors are...


Jul 21, 2016, 09:17 ET Red Roof PLUS+® Expands Internationally With First Hotel In Japan Opened In July

  Signaling increasing global demand for its brand, Red Roof® is expanding its reach again, this time to Japan in the Namba area of Osaka....


Jul 21, 2016, 09:00 ET This Week Only: Club Med Sale For Fall Vacations

Today, Club Med introduces a limited-time Flash Sale offering the perfect opportunity for a long weekend trip, family getaway or escape from the...


Jul 21, 2016, 08:35 ET Modobag Introduces World's First Rideable, Motorized Smart Luggage

 Modobag (#Modobag) today launched an #Indiegogo #crowdfunding campaign (igg.me/at/modobag) for the world's first motorized, rideable carry-on...


Jul 21, 2016, 08:30 ET Cost Effective Student Recruitment Events - Thailand, Burma, Vietnam

 California ETEC announces high impact student recruitment events planned for Bangkok, Thailand, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Rangon, Mynamar...


Jul 21, 2016, 08:30 ET MGM Resorts International Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Release Date

 MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) will release the Company's financial results for the second quarter 2016 before the market opens on...


Jul 21, 2016, 08:00 ET Marriott Vacations Worldwide Reports Second Quarter Financial Results

 Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: VAC) today reported second quarter financial results and reaffirmed its guidance for the full...


Jul 21, 2016, 08:00 ET Alaska Air Group Reports Record Second Quarter 2016 Results

Financial Highlights: - Reported record second quarter net income, excluding special items, of $263 million, a 14% increase over the second...


Jul 21, 2016, 06:30 ET Southwest Airlines Reports Record Quarterly Profit

 Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) (the "Company") today reported its second quarter 2016 results:  - Record quarterly GAAP1 net...