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Macquarie AirFinance Selects Bombardier CSeries Aircraft Powered by Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines
Macquarie AirFinance Selects Bombardier CSeries Aircraft Powered by Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines
9/30/2014 9:59:19 AM
Pratt & Whitney will provide exclusive power for up to 50 Bombardier CSeries aircraft ordered by Macquarie AirFinance (part of the global diversified financial services institution Macquarie Group) announced today by Bombardier. Pratt & Whitney is a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX). Macquarie AirFinance intends to take delivery of 40 Bombardier CS300 …
Delta and GOL Highlight Social Media Potential at 42nd ABAV Expo
9/30/2014 9:49:00 AM
Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) and its Brazilian alliance partner, GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes, both renowned for their innovative customer interaction through social media and other related technology applications, led a panel discussion on the impact of social media on the travel and tourism industry at the 42nd Brazilian Travel Agencies Association (ABAV) International …
Jomo Kenyatta International Airport expands use of Rockwell Collins common use passenger processing and self service solutions
9/30/2014 8:25:54 AM
Rockwell Collins announced today that it has completed the expansion of the company’s ARINC Common Use Passenger Processing Systems (CUPPS) and Common Use Self Service (CUSS) solutions at the major East African hub airport of Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, Kenya. This is Rockwell Collins first major CUPPS installation in sub-Saharan Africa. Having installed …
Do Good Have Fun™ Car Phone Mount: Study Finds Many Amazon Consumers Share Common Opinion - “Easy to Install and Very Sturdy“
Do Good Have Fun™ Car Phone Mount: Study Finds Many Amazon Consumers Share Common Opinion - “Easy to Install and Very Sturdy“
9/23/2014 10:00:00 AM
Recently  car phone mount mount  distributor, Do Good Have Fun™, received their 900th customer review on Amazon.com. An analytical study of the consumer feedback given over the course of 3 years found that nearly 1/3 of the company’s 5 and 4 star reviews and feedback were similar in nature. Of the 900 plus  Amazon car phone mount reviews  the company has now accumulated thus …
Kenya Safari Unveils Exclusive Eight-day Capital To Coast Package
Kenya Safari Unveils Exclusive Eight-day Capital To Coast Package
9/22/2014 2:00:00 PM
The leading travel operator for tailor-made safari adventures in East Africa, Kenya Safari has launched their latest package which is available for tourists to book up right away. Kenya Safari’s eight-day ‘ Capital to Coast ’ offering allows tourists to take in some of Kenya’s best loved National Park’s and well-trodden hotspots while trading their inner-city experiences in …
Online Casino CasinoCruise.com Launches
9/22/2014 9:10:41 AM
CasinoCruise.com went live this week offering a new and refreshing global online casino experience.  This exciting and fresh online casino experience is accompanied by a generous 2,000 free chips welcome package plus 100 free spins and a lucrative long term guaranteed bonus program.     CasinoCruise.com will be offering monthly luxury cruises and promotions in exotic …
Carlson Rezidor announces the Park Inn by Radisson Residence Dubai Jumeirah Village Triangle
Carlson Rezidor announces the Park Inn by Radisson Residence Dubai Jumeirah Village Triangle
9/22/2014 9:00:27 AM
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the largest and most dynamic hotel companies worldwide, announces the Park Inn by Radisson Residence Dubai Jumeirah Village Triangle. The property featuring 261 studios and apartments is scheduled to open in Q2 2017. It brings Carlson Rezidor’s portfolio in Dubai to 14 hotels with around 3,300 rooms in operation and under development. …
France welcomes its first Hotel Indigo® to Paris’ operatic heart
France welcomes its first Hotel Indigo® to Paris’ operatic heart
9/19/2014 9:43:11 AM
InterContinental® Hotels Group (IHG®), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the debut of its boutique brand, Hotel Indigo®, in France, with the opening of Hotel Indigo® Paris – Opera at the heart of the capital’s entertainment district. The new hotel marks a milestone for the brand as the 60th Hotel Indigo hotel globally, opening in the brand’s 10th …
SAP to Acquire Concur, Expanding the World’s Largest Business Network
9/19/2014 8:46:59 AM
SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) and Concur Technologies, Inc. (NSDQ: CNQR) today announced that SAP’s subsidiary, SAP America, Inc., has entered into an agreement to acquire Concur. With more than 23,000 customers, 4,200 employees and 25 million active users in over 150 countries, Concur is the leader in the multi-billion market for travel and expense (T&E) management software. With …
ITT’s Veam brand and Danish Railway DSB complete connector upgrade to keep railcars running into the next decade
9/17/2014 6:38:36 PM
ITT Corporation (NYSE:ITT) and its Veam and Cannon brands are announcing the completion of a connector upgrade project with Danish Railways (DSB) at 2014 InnoTrans.  ITT Veam and ITT Cannon blue-generation FRCIR series and CA Bayonet connectors made it possible to maintain the well-established reliability of DSB railcars, helping ensure safe transportation across Denmark. …
Carlson Rezidor partners with Aeroflot
Carlson Rezidor partners with Aeroflot
9/17/2014 6:35:16 PM
The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group , the leading international hotel operator in Russia, CIS and Baltics, and Aeroflot, the leading Russian air carrier, are proud to announce a partnership for the Aeroflot Bonus frequent flyer programme. Members of Aeroflot Bonus can now earn bonus miles at Radisson Blu and Park Inn by Radisson hotels around the globe. The new partnership …
Swiss International Air Lines orders up to 25 A320neo
Swiss International Air Lines orders up to 25 A320neo
9/17/2014 6:31:33 PM
Lufthansa Group’s supervisory board has announced that SWISS, a member-airline of the Group, will expand its A320 fleet with a firm order for 15 A320neo aircraft, plus an additional ten of the type to be confirmed at a later stage. The fuel-efficient NEO-fleet will gradually renew and replace SWISS’ existing fleet of A320 Family aircraft. “Our decision to go with the …
Inmarsat and Thales conclude GX Aviation Reseller agreement
9/17/2014 6:26:11 PM
APEX EXPO - Inmarsat (LSE:ISAT.L), the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, today confirmed Thales , the leader in inflight entertainment and connectivity, as a Value Added Reseller for GX Aviation. Inmarsat and Thales expect that launch customers for GX Aviation, Inmarsat’s game-changing high-speed broadband connectivity, will be able to offer …
Bombardier First to Deliver Honeywell’s High-Speed “Jetwave” Connectivity Hardware for Business Jets
9/16/2014 11:22:33 AM
Bombardier Business Aircraft will be the launch business aircraft manufacturer for Honeywell Aerospace’s ;(NYSE: HON) JetWave Ka-Band satellite connectivity system.  Honeywell’s JetWave hardware exclusively supports Inmarsat’s forthcoming Jet ConneX* (JX) service which, when it goes live in 2015, will provide business jet passengers with high-speed, in-flight connectivity …
News Brief: World Passenger Symposium to Address Needs of Travelers in Next Century of Air Travel
9/16/2014 9:04:52 AM
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) will host the fourth annual World Passenger Symposium ( WPS 2014 ), 15-17 October in San Diego, California. More than 700 high-level delegates from airlines, global distribution systems and travel technology providers, airports and travel management companies are expected to attend the event.  “2014 marks a century of …
2015 walking holidays in Scotland launched with 6% discount
2015 walking holidays in Scotland launched with 6% discount
9/16/2014 6:13:22 AM
About Argyll Walking Holidays has launched its 2015 program of guided walking holidays in the highlands and islands of Scotland. All holidays are offered at 6% discount to those people who book their 2015 hiking holiday before October 1, 2014. People will still get 3% early booking discount if they book before February 1, 2015. The holiday program includes hiking trips all …
Do Good Have Fun™ Affirms “Best Compact Car Phone Mount for Apple iPhone 6“
Do Good Have Fun™ Affirms “Best Compact Car Phone Mount for Apple iPhone 6“
9/15/2014 11:45:27 AM
The Do Good Have Fun™ compact car phone mount has continually received rave reviews by consumers who praise it for its ultra-small form factor and ability to handle a wide variety of smartphones; various heights, widths and depths. The company’s mobile phone car mount has also come to be one of Amazon’s longest selling universal compact car phone mounts as it has time and …
Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore Launches First-Ever Social Programme with WeChat To Engage Guests in Asia
9/15/2014 8:54:38 AM
Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore has become the first hotel in Singapore to engage with guests in Asia via WeChat , the world’s fastest growing social application that changed the way people connect and communicate with each other.  To celebrate this new partnership, the hotel has launched a “Share and Win” campaign to encourage users to share the news of this …
National Conference Center in East Windsor Wins 2014 Pinnacle Award
National Conference Center in East Windsor Wins 2014 Pinnacle Award
9/11/2014 4:11:58 PM
The National Conference Center at the Holiday Inn East Windsor has been named one of the best conference centers as selected by meeting professionals nationwide, and has received a prestigious Pinnacle Award from Successful Meetings . The meeting venue is proud to be one of only two conference centers in New Jersey honored with the award this year, and one of only three …
Royal Bahama Cruise Line Offers Free Cruise
9/11/2014 1:36:35 PM
Royal Bahama Cruise Line is offering a free two night cruise for a limited time.  Named Best Bahama Getaway Cruise by Porthole Magazine three times, Royal Bahama has decided to show the world how great they are, and this two night cruise is their way of doing it.   From fine dining, to nightclubs, to areas for the kids, Royal Bahama Cruise Line has something to offer …