image
in South America

SAA codeshare with Brazilian airline

South African Airways (SAA) has announced a codeshare and frequent flyer agreement with Brazilian airline Gol Linhas Aéreas (GOL), effective from July 5.The agreement will enable SAA to add its code on flights operated by GOL in Brazilian cities, including…

image
in Oceania

Crystal makes push for younger passengers

The bread-and-butter itinerary for a luxury cruise line is something in the 10- to 28-day range. But Crystal Cruises is offering more seven-day itineraries in a bid to appeal to a younger demographic.“In 2022, the ships collectively will offer 21…

image
in North America

Fosun poised to take control of Thomas Cook

Thomas Cook has revealed it is in “advanced discussions” with its largest shareholder, Fosun Tourism Group, about a potential recapitalisation of the company.The news, which also involves discussion with banks about changing debt repayment schedules, saw shares in company nearly…

image
in News

Qatar Airways places US$1bn Gulfstream order

Qatar Airways announced a significant order for 18 Gulfstream aircraft during a ceremony at the White House.The event was witnessed by sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Amir of Qatar, and United States president, Donald Trump.The order worth over $1 billion…

image
in Europe

Como Metropolitan London unveils new residences

Como Metropolitan London has announced the opening of ten luxury Residences.The accommodations offer private apartment-style accommodation adjacent to the hotel on Brick Street, in Mayfair’s historic heart and opposite leafy Hyde Park, with easy access to all major rail links.This…

image
in Africa

Wesgro steers London-Cape Town air access

Wesgro is in advanced talks with Virgin Atlantic to introduce direct flights to Cape Town.Wesgro CEO, Tim Harris, was addressing delegates at the Satsa (Southern Africa Tourism Services Association) conference, which was held at the Wild Coast Sun in Kwazulu…

image
in South America

Ferri appointed chief commercial officer with Aeromexico

Nicolas Ferri has been appointed as Grupo Aeromexico chief commercial officer and executive vice president.He will take up the role on August 1st and report directly to Aeromexico chief executive, Andres Conesa.Ferri will be responsible for all revenue-generating activities at…

Close