Monday 28 September 2020

Boeing develops UV wand to sanitize plane interiors

Boeing has designed and developed an ultraviolet (UV) wand to sanitize airplane interiors to support customers and enhance the safety and well-being of passengers and crews during the Covid-19 pandemic. The aircraft manufacturer has entered into a patent and technology license wi


IATA calls for systematic Covid-19 testing before departure

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called for the development and deployment of rapid, accurate, affordable, easy-to-operate, scalable and systematic Covid-19 testing for all passengers before departure as an alternative to quarantine measures in order to re-establish glob


Oman Air operates six weekly flights to Duqm

Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, is now operating six flights per week connecting Muscat with Duqm. Flights to the fast-growing hub of trade and investment will depart and arrive in both cities on every day of the week with the exception of Fridays.


IBTM Events launches IBTM World Virtual

IBTM Events has announced the first details of IBTM World Virtual which will take place online from December 8 to 10 featuring one-to-one business meetings, a comprehensive programme of content and many of the key features of the live event. As with all IBTM’s events, exhib


London Travel Week will be fully virtual in 2020

London Travel Week has confirmed that it will be returning in a fully virtual format this year, to help aid the recovery, rebuilding and innovation of the travel and tourism industry.    The move follows the announcement that WTM London and Travel Forward w


JA Hatta Fort Hotel launches bee package

Dubai’s only mountain resort and much loved staycation spot, JA Hatta Fort Hotel has launched a ‘Support Local’ and ‘Save the Bees’ collaboration with neighbouring bee sanctuary Hatta Honey.   Under the programme, guests are invited


Aldar's hospitality unit names GM for Yas Plaza Hotels

Leading UAE developer Aldar Properties said its hospitality and leisure arm has appointed Saurabh Bakshi as the new area general manager for Yas Plaza Hotels.    In his new role, he will oversee the strategic operations of the Aldar’s clustered portfo


Baros Maldives re-opens on Oct 1; offers new Residences

Baros Maldives will re-open its shores on October 1 and introduce the resort’s new Baros Residence to guests, providing more privacy and space as well as some fabulous extras.   Baros is a boutique, private island of 75 overwater and beachside garden villa


Sun Princess and Sea Princess to leave Princess Cruises fleet

Princess Cruises has announced the sale of two of its ships, Sun Princess and Sea Princess, to undisclosed buyers.    The sale of these vessels is in line with parent company Carnival Corporation’s plan to accelerate the removal of less efficient ship


Emirates tops YouGov loyalty rankings in UAE

Emirates, the flag carrier of the UAE, is the brand with the most loyal customers in the UAE, as measured by reconsideration scores amongst customers of the brand, with a Loyalty score of 88.6, according to YouGov Customer Loyalty Rankings 2020. After Emirates, Etihad also featur

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