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Exclusive Interview of Liz Ortiguera, CEO of PATA

In an exclusive interview with Travel And Tour World, Liz Ortiguera, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) shares her views on how pandemic is reshaping the travel industry and plans to restart Asia-Pacific tourism industry.

  • GoAir announces new direct flights to Colombo from Delhi and Bengaluru

    Published on : Wednesday, March 4, 2020

    In continuation of its expansion in South Asia, GoAir – Asia’s most trusted, punctual and fastest growing airline – has announced its new direct flights from Delhi to Colombo and Bengaluru to Colombo. GoAir’s maiden flights to the capital city …

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  • ERA Urges For Coronavirus to Be Recognised as An Extraordinary Cirsumstance

    Published on : Wednesday, March 4, 2020

    ERA supports IATA’s request to aviation regulators worldwide to relax the rules governing the use of airport slots for the 2020 season.   The association requests EASA to temporarily extend the validity of all pilot, cabin crew and engineering proficiency …

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  • Your last chance to donate your Etihad Guest Miles to the Australia bushfire campaign

    Published on : Wednesday, March 4, 2020

    Etihad Guest, the award-winning loyalty programme of Etihad Airways launched a campaign on 13 January 2020, which encourages members to donate their Etihad Guest Miles to the Australian Wildlife Rescue Organisation (WIRES) to support relief efforts of distressed and injured …

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  • Delta reduces Japan flight schedule due to COVID-19

    Published on : Wednesday, March 4, 2020

    Delta will reduce its weekly flying schedule to Japan through April 30 and suspend summer seasonal service between Seattle and Osaka for 2020 in response to reduced demand due to COVID-19 (coronavirus).   The health and safety of customers and …

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  • Brussels Airlines moves its Berlin flights to the new Brandenburg Airport (BER)

    Published on : Wednesday, March 4, 2020

    Brussels Airlines – together with the other Lufthansa Group Network Airlines Austrian, Lufthansa and SWISS – officially moves its Berlin flights from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to the new Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER). At 06h50, flight SN2592 will be the first …

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  • Austrian Airlines switches from Berlin Tegel to Berlin Brandenburg

    Published on : Wednesday, March 4, 2020

    On November 7, Austrian Airlines flight OS236 will take off from Berlin Tegel (TXL) airport to Vienna for the last time at 19.25 hours as scheduled. All flights connecting the German capital with Vienna will then take off and land …

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  • Nominations Open for 2nd Diversity & Inclusion Awards

    Published on : Wednesday, March 4, 2020

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that nominations have opened for second edition of the IATA Diversity & Inclusion Awards which recognize and encourage industry excellence.   Nominations are now open in the three following categories:   Inspirational Role Model: Will …

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  • COVID-19 Hits January Passenger Demand

    Published on : Wednesday, March 4, 2020

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic data for January 2020 showing that demand (measured in total revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) climbed 2.4% compared to January 2019. This was down from 4.6% year-over-year growth for the …

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  • Air Cargo Demand Down 3.3% in January 2020

    Published on : Wednesday, March 4, 2020

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in cargo tonne kilometers (*CTKs), decreased by 3.3% in January 2020, compared to the same period in 2019.   ”January marked the tenth …

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  • 100,000 confiscated items donated to Foodbank

    Published on : Wednesday, March 4, 2020

    An estimated 100,000 confiscated items collected from passengers at airport security have been donated to the Luton Foodbank.   Yanii Van Der Logghe, a security lane leader at London Luton Airport (LLA) had the idea to donate the items after …

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