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Best Western acquires WorldHotels

Best Western Hotels & Resorts has acquired the WorldHotels collection of independent properties for an undisclosed sum.WorldHotels represents approximately 300 hotels and resorts around the world, spanning the upscale, upper-upscale and luxury segments. The brand was previously owned by Associated…

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NATS records increase in UK air space activity

January saw 181,362 flights fly through UK airspace according to NATS, an increase of 1.6 per cent compared to January 2018.This accounted for 23.7 per cent of all European traffic and demonstrates the continuously increasing global demand for air travel.The…

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Mexico: Railway Instead Of Tourism Promotion

Mexico plans to rebuild its tourism industry. However, one of the first steps to do so is a controversial move. Mexico announced closing 18 of the 21 Mexican tourism offices around the world by the end of the month.Only three…

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Delta Air Lines and easyJet mull Alitalia deal

Delta Air Lines and easyJet have confirmed they are in talks over the future of Alitalia.The American carrier and UK-based low-cost airline confirmed they have linked with Italy’s state-backed railway company Ferrovie dello Stato to examine a bid for the…

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Alitalia bankruptcy plan could involve Delta and EasyJet

Alitalia on Wednesday could announce partnerships with both Delta and EasyJet to bring Alitalia out of bankruptcy, according to Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera.The deal would have Alitalia maintain operational centers in Rome and Milan, Delta manage long-haul service out…

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Spirit adding Charlotte service

Fast-growing Spirit Airlines will begin flying to Charlotte in June, entering an American Airlines hub and continuing a ramp-up in North Carolina.Spirit will begin Raleigh-Durham service in May with seven routes. The airline currently serves Greensboro and Asheville.The discount carrier…

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