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When Pumpkins Fly at Pocono Raceway
When Pumpkins Fly at Pocono Raceway
10/15/2014 6:24:43 PM
The Last Fling Pumpkin Sling has landed at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, PA October 18-19, 2014. Giulia Iannitelli, organizer of the event, comments, “Nearly 30 teams will be competing in the kids and adults divisions with their trebuchets and catapults launching pumpkins over a thousand feet.” Made famous by the Punkin’ Chunkin’ event seen on the History Channel each fall, …
Officials from the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment to Fly Sustainable
10/13/2014 5:12:44 PM
The KLM Corporate BioFuel programme , which was launched in 2012, is the tangible outcome of the Green Deal made between KLM and the Dutch Government in 2012. Partners in this biofuel programme commit to flying some of their journeys on aircraft powered by biofuels, thereby contributing to reductions in carbon dioxide emissions. All the bio-kerosene KLM uses on its …
News Brief: US Director National Intelligence to Address AVSEC World
10/13/2014 10:51:13 AM
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that James R. Clapper, Director National Intelligence, United States Office of the Director National Intelligence, will deliver remarks at AVSEC World, taking place 27-29 October in Washington, D.C. Director Clapper will address the role of intelligence and working with aviation stakeholders to ensure the security of …
Pumpkin Sling Lands in the Pocono Mountains at Pocono Raceway
Pumpkin Sling Lands in the Pocono Mountains at Pocono Raceway
10/13/2014 5:57:46 AM
  LONG POND, PA (October 18, 2014) - One could say the idea of the Last Fling Pumpkin Sling began in the Poconos when organizer Giulia Iannitelli was attending the Shawnee Balloon Festival with her hot air balloon team and they had a discussion about of Punkin Chunkin. Seven years later the idea that was planted in the Poconos became a reality and was hosted in New Jersey …
Why Major Airlines Don’t Want You To See This Movie
Why Major Airlines Don’t Want You To See This Movie
10/8/2014 5:06:56 PM
Drama conveying truth is what feature films such as “Fast Food Nation”, “Erin Brockovich” and “The Insider” have in common.  The first uses drama to expose unknown perils in the fast food industry, and the others retell of personal sacrifice and heroics that brought truth to light. Fact Not Fiction Films’ most recent feature, “ A Dark Reflection ”, similarly conveys a truth …
oneworld is Business Traveller’s best airline alliance again
10/7/2014 12:45:17 PM
one world® has today been named Best Airline Alliance for the second year running in the 2014 Business Traveller awards – confirming one world’s position as the most highly prized global airline alliance.  one world is the current holder of an unprecedented six of the eight leading "best airline alliance" titles available in the various industry award schemes.  Besides …
Lufthansa Cargo to Operate All Flights despite Strike
10/7/2014 11:02:56 AM
Good news for customers of Lufthansa Cargo: the airline plans to operate all of its flights despite the walkout announced by the pilots’ union, Vereinigung Cockpit. The strike was set to ground all cargo flights scheduled to depart from Frankfurt on Wednesday and Thursday.  Two flights will be departing earlier than scheduled, allowing them to bypass the strike period. As …
Aircelle Europe Services doubles its maintenance, repair and overhaul capacity for jet engine nacelles
10/3/2014 9:23:03 AM
Aircelle (Safran) inaugurated a new building today for its Aircelle Europe Services business at Pont-Audemer in the Normandy region of France, doubling the operation’s capacity to perform maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) on jet engine nacelle hardware. The additional 4,500 square meter structure – which is located adjacent to Aircelle Europe Services’ existing 3,000 …
News Brief: AVSEC World Conference to Discuss Critical Challenges to Aviation Security
10/2/2014 10:10:29 AM
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that AVSEC World, the leading conference and exhibition devoted to aviation security, will take place 27-29 October in Washington, D.C. The annual event is expected to attract more than 300 delegates in security-related activities at airlines, airports, government agencies, defense and equipment and technology …
Top Five Best Places to Visit in Queensland to Enjoy a True Australian Experience
10/1/2014 11:01:28 PM
QUEENSLAND, Australia October 2014 – Possibly one of Australia’s most diverse states, Queensland offers travellers opportunities to explore and enjoy the dusty Australian outback, white sandy beaches, warm green rainforests and the scratchy muted bush. Based on sheer size alone, people – especially international visitors or out of state holiday-goers – often wonder where the …
New luxury Walking Tour to the isles of Arran, Islay and Jura, Scotland
10/1/2014 2:00:00 PM
About Argyll Walking Holidays celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2015 with the introduction of a second luxury hiking tour . This new trip will take their customers to three very distinctive islands: Arran in the Firth of Clyde, Islay and Jura, which are islands of the Inner Hebrides. The walks and visits to places of interest will reflect the diversity found on these …
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. …

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