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Car rental company in Iceland promotes safe winter travel
11/28/2014 9:23:07 AM
Car rental company in Iceland, Blue Car Rental, is promoting the importance of safe travel in the country during the winter season. Winter travel in Iceland differs from summer as travellers need to be more aware of the problems that could occur, as conditions become harsher and can change within an instant. Blue Car Rental states that snowy conditions are not the …
Sygic unveils hot Black Friday and Cyber Monday offer
Sygic unveils hot Black Friday and Cyber Monday offer
11/28/2014 8:18:01 AM
Sygic, a leading producer of hybrid navigation applications for smart devices and connected cars, is unveiling its Black Friday and Cyber Monday offer . From tomorrow until December 1st, Sygic GPS Navigation and its two most popular features  will be available for the lowest price ever: -           70% off Europe and Russia / 19,99 € (standard price 69,99) -           …
Aeroflot Resumes Regular Flights To Kharkiv And Dnepropetrovsk
11/27/2014 11:08:33 AM
Starting from December 1, 2014 Aeroflot resumes regular flights to Kharkiv and Dnepropetrovsk. Daily flights will be operated from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport, Terminal D on the modern aircraft Sukhoi Superjet 100. Aeroflot will provide two daily flights on the route Moscow — Kharkiv — Moscow in accordance with the following schedule: - SU1810 leaves Moscow at 00:40, SU1811 …
Inmarsat and ESA sign Iris Precursor partnership
11/26/2014 12:43:32 PM
Inmarsat’s SwiftBroadband Safety service is to play an integral part in the future European air traffic management (ATM) infrastructure. Inmarsat has signed a contract with the European Space Agency (ESA) for the Iris Precursor partnership which will upgrade SwiftBroadband to meet the demanding standards set for ground-based VHF data links. This will enable Single European …
Australia’s newest airport opts for SITA’s cloud technology
11/26/2014 11:41:18 AM
Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport, Australia’s first privately-funded public airport, has chosen SITA’s common-use technology for passenger management. The new airport, which opened last week, is using SITA AirportConnect Open to run common-use check-in and boarding, as well as to provide kiosk check-in for Qantas passengers. Wellcamp Airport is the first public airport to be …
Delta Supports Educational Program in the Caribbean
11/26/2014 11:28:48 AM
Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) is supporting the development of Caribbean students by providing opportunities to participate in an upcoming Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) scholarship program through a partnership with the Barbados Association of Atlanta Scholarship Committee, the Caribbean Diaspora for Science, Technology and Innovation (CADSTI-SE) and …
VietJet Air celebrates delivery of first aircraft ordered from Airbus
VietJet Air celebrates delivery of first aircraft ordered from Airbus
11/26/2014 11:07:32 AM
Vietnam’s VietJetAir has celebrated the delivery of its first A320 ordered directly from Airbus at a special ceremony in Toulouse today. The event was attended by top management from the airline, including Vice Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao and Managing Director Luu Duc Khanhm, and witnessed by Vietnam’s Deputy Minister of Transport Pham Quy Tieu. The delivery marks the …
Help Build the Next 32 Miles of the CDT in Colorado
Help Build the Next 32 Miles of the CDT in Colorado
11/21/2014 2:25:18 PM
Golden, Colorado - The Continental Divide Trail Coalition (CDTC), the lead National Partner for management of the Continental Divide National Scenic Trail (CDT) has launched a new Fundraising campaign through Indiegogo titled “The Next 32 Miles” to raise funds to construct a 32 mile non-motorized section of the CDT on the Rio Grande National Forest near Saguache, CO. “The …
Aeroflot Named The Best Russian Airline by National Geographic
11/21/2014 9:26:59 AM
Aeroflot was recognized by National Geographic Traveler Awards 2014 as the Best Airline in Russia. One of the world’s most famous travel magazines National Geographic Traveler summarized results of the online voting conducted among the Russian readers. From July 2014 to November 2014 www.nat-geo.ru visitors were choosing the best tourist destinations and services in 16 …
Bombardier to Deliver New Train Fleet for Gatwick Express Services
11/18/2014 9:08:35 AM
Rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation has signed a contract to deliver 27 new four-car trains for Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR), for operation on the Gatwick Express. The contract for 108 cars has a total value of approximately £145 million GBP (182 million euro, $227 million US).  Under the contract, Bombardier will supply GTR with the latest version of the …
The VA Apprentice Version 3.0 - Released! The Achievable 6-Figure Online Business Model.
11/18/2014 6:36:50 AM
The annual update of The VA Apprentice (Version 3.0) has just been released! Michelle Dale has now updated the members area with the all new version of The Virtually Anywhere Apprentice. In version 3.0 you’ll learn a unique and proven, 6 figure online service business model from start to finish, taking you through step-by-step all the tools, systems, documentation, …
Limited Time Offer Royal Caribbean Cruise Specials
Limited Time Offer Royal Caribbean Cruise Specials
11/17/2014 6:52:26 PM
ROYAL CARIBBEAN BOGO SALE, SECOND GUEST 50% OFF, 50% REDUCED DEPOSIT + ONBOARD CREDIT Take advantage of our richest sale of the year: Buy one, second guest goes half off. Get up to $300 onboard credit to spend any way you’d like. Plus deposit reduced by 50%, said Thomas DeSimone, CEO of CruiseDealership.com Special Offers BUY ONE GUEST, GET SECOND GUEST 50% OFF + 50% …
Divers Direct Introduces Director of Awesomeness
Divers Direct Introduces Director of Awesomeness
11/17/2014 3:34:08 PM
The new Director of Awesomeness at Divers Direct is Terry Schaefer -- she has been with Divers Direct for 15 years and has managed four of the six Florida Dive Shops.  Schaefer has long demonstrated her commitment to being awesome by traveling to the Bahamas, Bonaire, Cayman, Cozumel and Roatan on various trips with fellow Divers Direct crew members and customers.   “ The …
New Autumn/Winter Issue of The Paperless E-preneur Magazine
New Autumn/Winter Issue of The Paperless E-preneur Magazine
11/16/2014 9:11:59 AM
Michelle Dale, CEO of Virtual Miss Friday, also known as “The Paperless Entrepreneur” is providing this bi-annual Digital Online Business Magazine for digital nomads, online business entrepreneurs and location independents who would like to simplify and streamline their online business, create a more mobile enterprise and embrace a more “cloud based” …
Study predicts likely Ebola cases entering UK and US through airport screening
Study predicts likely Ebola cases entering UK and US through airport screening
11/14/2014 10:03:39 AM
Researchers at the University of Liverpool’s Institute of Infection and Global Health  have found that screening for Ebola at airports could be an effective method for preventing the spread of the disease into the UK and US, but due to the long incubation period of the virus, screening won’t detect all cases. Published in the Lancet medical journal, the study used a …
routeRANK and Concur partnership
11/13/2014 4:54:11 PM
In connection with the GBTA Conference 2014 Berlin, world leading providers routeRANK, for door-to-door, multimodal, multicriteria travel planning, and Concur, for expense management, today announced a partnership, bringing together their respective solutions’ unique strengths for benefit of their joint customers. Through the partnership, their joint customers will be able …
Divers Direct teams up with Ibis Bay Beach Resort to offer a selection of the most fun Water Sports in Key West.
Divers Direct teams up with Ibis Bay Beach Resort to offer a selection of the most fun Water Sports in Key West.
11/12/2014 5:39:58 PM
Emocean Club is happy to begin offering training programs for all varieties of water sports enthusiasts at Ibis Bay Beach Resort. Programs being offered will include lessons in swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving , freediving, kayaking and yoga on paddleboards. Emocean Club training programs are recognized as providing high standards of customer service and training for …
Speedy arrival for JetBlue customers at JFK with SITA automated passport control kiosks
Speedy arrival for JetBlue customers at JFK with SITA automated passport control kiosks
11/12/2014 10:08:39 AM
More than 40 new automated passport control (APC) kiosks went live today at JetBlue’s new international arrivals hall extension at Terminal 5 (T5) at JFK International Airport. The kiosks provided by SITA, the global provider of border management solutions and air transport IT, allow international arriving passengers to move through the customs and immigration process quickly …
“Cuckoo’s Nest” at Radisson Blu Riverside Hotel Gothenburg winner of the European Hospitality Awards 2014
“Cuckoo’s Nest” at Radisson Blu Riverside Hotel Gothenburg winner of the European Hospitality Awards 2014
11/11/2014 10:39:37 AM
“Cuckoo’s Nest” – the  restaurant, bar and meeting place at the Radisson Blu Riverside Hotel in Gothenburg,  Sweden – has won the award for ”Best Hotel Bar” in the prestigious European  Hospitality Awards 2014. This is the second time in a year that the special and  well-designed bar in Gothenburg is recognized internationally. “Cuckoo’s Nest”  is a unique and innovative …
Lufthansa to continue as official partner of German Football Association for another four years
11/11/2014 9:22:00 AM
As the “airline for sport”, Lufthansa is continuing its involvement in football and has extended its partnership with the German Football Association (DFB) until 2018. Lufthansa will thus remain an official partner of the German Football Association. The corresponding agreement was signed in Frankfurt today by Wolfgang Niersbach, President of the DFB, and Jens Bischof, member …