U.S. Travel Association

  • Florida Governor Honored for Commitment to Travel and Tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, August 30, 2017

    Florida Governor Rick Scott has received a distinguished leadership award from the U.S. Travel Association in appreciation for his work on travel and tourism promotion. In remarks at the Florida Governor’s Conference on Tourism, U.S. Travel Association President and CEO …

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  • Tennessee Tourism witnesses record-breaking year of economic impact

    Published on : Wednesday, August 23, 2017

    Shelby County located in Tennessee was able to draw over $3 billion in terms of tourism revenues last year, ranking it second in the state and marking a record-breaking year for the tourism sector in the Volunteer State.   Travel …

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  • Tourism in North Carolina, USA jumps high

    Published on : Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina has recently announced that there is a surge in the expenditure of tourists’ spending, which trigger up the market in North Carolina, including the regions of Albemarle from 2016.     North Carolina is …

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  • U.S. Travel Statement on Meeting with Secretary Tillerson

    Published on : Thursday, August 3, 2017

    U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement following his participation at a meeting today at the U.S. Department of State with Secretary Rex W. Tillerson regarding Open Skies:       “Today, a coalition of …

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  • U.S. Travel Statement on Meeting with Secretary Tillerson

    Published on : Wednesday, August 2, 2017

    U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement following his participation at a meeting today at the U.S. Department of State with Secretary Rex W. Tillerson regarding Open Skies:   “Today, a coalition of American businesses …

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  • Travel Industry Hails Airport Modernization Fixes in Senate Transportation Funding Bill

    Published on : Tuesday, July 25, 2017

    U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the Senate Appropriations Committee’s Transportation, Housing and Urban Development bill:   “The Senate’s transportation funding bill is a welcome counter to disappointing FAA reauthorization efforts in both …

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  • U.S. trade groups request Trump presidency to maintain visa processing policy

    Published on : Tuesday, July 25, 2017

    The U.S. Travel Association and 19 other hospitality and retail trade groups have put forward their concern over Executive Order 13802 which has been signed into law by President Trump on June 21, 2017.   Speaking about the “possible economic …

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  • U.S. Travel Welcomes Lifting of Electronics Ban on All Affected Airports

    Published on : Friday, July 21, 2017

    U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement upon news that the Department of Homeland Security has lifted restrictions on large electronic devices on flights from all ten originally affected airports:   “This is obviously welcome …

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  • Business Groups Raise Alarm on Trump Changes to Obama Visa Policy

    Published on : Thursday, July 20, 2017

    Warning of the “economic ramifications” of the “significant policy change,” 20 trade associations have asked the Trump administration to reconsider an executive order likely to lengthen the period international visitors must wait for visas to visit the U.S.   The …

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  • Gulf carriers brought 1.7M visitors and spent $7.8 billion in U.S. in 2016

    Published on : Monday, July 17, 2017

    Gulf carriers Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways contributed significantly to U.S. job and economic growth last year, according to a new analysis from the U.S. Travel Association.   Gulf carriers Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways contributed significantly to U.S. job …

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  • U.S. Travel Association Statement on New Requirements for Airports Abroad

    Published on : Thursday, June 29, 2017

    U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President for Public Affairs Jonathan Grella issued the following statement on the Department of Homeland Security’s new security requirements for all airports with flights into the U.S.:   “It is imperative that travel remain safe …

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  • U.S. Travel Association Statement on Amendments to House FAA Reauthorization Bill

    Published on : Wednesday, June 28, 2017

    U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President for Public Affairs Jonathan Grella issued the following statement on H.R. 2997, the 21st Century AIRR Act, as reported:   “The House Transportation Committee’s FAA bill markup needs work before it becomes the hoped-for …

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  • U.S. Travel Statement on Qatar Airways Move on American Airlines

    Published on : Friday, June 23, 2017

    U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President for Public Affairs Jonathan Grella issued the following statement on reports that Qatar Airways will seek an ownership stake in American Airlines:   “The Open Skies saga has jumped the shark. Bluff called: Time …

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  • Travel Industry Pans FAA Reauthorization Efforts

    Published on : Friday, June 23, 2017

    U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President for Public Affairs Jonathan Grella issued the following statement:   “In terms of tangible improvements to the air travel system, the Senate FAA bill is as underwhelming as a bunt in a tee ball …

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  • Gulf carriers brought nearly 1.7 Million visitors, $7.8 Billion in spending to U.S. in 2016

    Published on : Monday, June 19, 2017

    Gulf carriers Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways contributed significantly to U.S. job and economic growth last year, according to a new analysis from the U.S. Travel Association.   The report comes amidst a renewed push from the Big Three U.S. …

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  • Gulf Carriers Brought Nearly 1.7 Million Visitors, $7.8 Billion in Spending to U.S. in 2016

    Published on : Friday, June 16, 2017

    Gulf carriers Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways contributed significantly to U.S. job and economic growth last year, according to a new analysis from the U.S. Travel Association.   The report comes amidst a renewed push from the Big Three U.S. …

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  • U.S. Travel’s IPW 2017 Attracts Thousands of Buyers, Suppliers and Media to Nation’s Capital

    Published on : Thursday, June 8, 2017

    More than 6,400 attendees from 70 countries, including over 1,300 international and domestic travel buyers and a record 530 journalists from the U.S. and abroad, attended the U.S. Travel Association’s 49th annual IPW. The event, which is the single largest …

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  • U.S. Travel EVP on ATC Reform

    Published on : Tuesday, June 6, 2017

    U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President for Public Affairs Jonathan Grella issued the following statement on reforming Air Traffic Control:   “Airport infrastructure, not ATC, was specifically noted on election night, inauguration day, and joint session address. The administration and …

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  • U.S. Travel Industry Rallies Behind Brand USA

    Published on : Tuesday, June 6, 2017

    The U.S. travel industry is rallying around Brand USA, after President Trump’s budget proposal eliminating funding for the agency charged with marketing the U.S. around the world.   In a letter delivered to key congressional committees, the U.S. Travel Association—along …

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  • Travel Leaders Welcome Sec. Ross Remarks Supporting Int’l Travel to U.S.

    Published on : Tuesday, June 6, 2017

    U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross drew applause and cheers from a room full of more than 6,000 global travel leaders from 70 countries Monday for a series of remarks extolling the value of inbound international visitation to the United States. …

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