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Marriott International extends NBA partnership

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Marriott International and the National Basketball Association have announced a partnership extension that will make the global hotel company a partner of several league events, including NBA House Rio, NBA All-Star, and select NBA Global Games. In addition, Marriott International will become an official partner of USA Basketball. → Read More

Contiki launches new Deep South USA tour

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Comprised of 34 incredible trips across 37 epic states, Contiki’s new USA & Canada 2017 brochure takes young travellers on the great American (and Canadian) road trip. Trips take in everything from the bright lights of Las Vegas and New York City, to the stunning natural beauty of the Rockies, and the bronzed bodies of Miami Beach. → Read More

FCM Travel Solutions to launch Data Excellence Centre in Australia

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FCM Travel Solutions has announced the launch of their first Data Excellence Centre, based in Australia. The Data Excellence Centre is responsible for creating and executing data and analytics strategies to drive further business value for corporations. → Read More

Norwegian opens UK headquarters at Gatwick Airport

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Low-cost airline Norwegian has taken another significant step in its expansion by opening its new UK headquarters by London Gatwick Airport. Norwegian’s new office is the airline’s first permanent workspace outside of Norway and home to Norwegian staff based in the UK. Key staff in flight operations, training, technical, safety and compliance, communications, marketing and sales in the UK are now based at the headquarters. → Read More

New global leader for FCM Travel Solutions as Eklund joins

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FCM Travel Solutions has announced the appointment of a new global leader, with Marcus Eklund appointed to the role. He will begin work in late August this year. Most recently from the travel technology company Amadeus, Eklund has worked closely with FCM in recent years and has extensive experience working with both travel agencies and corporations on management of business travel programs. → Read More

Hyslop takes up chief technology officer role at Boeing

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Boeing has named Greg Hyslop its chief technology officer, replacing John Tracy, a 35-year company veteran who served in the role since 2006 and announced his retirement earlier this year. In March, Hyslop, 57, was named senior vice president, engineering, test and technology, assuming responsibility for the development and implementation of the company’s enterprise technology investment strategy, as well as Boeing’s research and technology, test and evaluation, and companywide engineering functions. → Read More

American Express Global Business Travel launches Premier Insights

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American Express Global Business Travel has announced the launch of Premier Insights, a data visualisation tool, which provides companies and their travel managers with a complete view of their travel programme to drive greater efficiencies, improvements and savings. The tool integrates American Express Corporate Cards and travel booking data into a single platform, providing companies and their travel managers with access to a comprehensive, single-source view of their entire travel programme. → Read More

FAA lifts Turkish airline flight restrictions

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The Federal Aviation Administration has lifted the restrictions on flight arrivals from Turkey. Following political unrest in the country on Friday, the FAA had barred all airline carriers, regardless of country of registry, from flying into the United States from Turkey, either directly or via a third country. → Read More

Mayor Khan launches #LondonIsOpen campaign

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London mayor Sadiq Khan has launched a major campaign to show that London is united and open for business and to the world following the EU referendum. #LondonIsOpen will show the world that London remains entrepreneurial, international, and full of creativity and possibility, while reassuring the more than one million foreign nationals who live in London that they will always be welcome, and that any form of discrimination will not be tolerated. → Read More

US visitors continue to drive UK tourism

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Latest figures released by VisitBritain show strong growth from markets including the US, Germany and the United Arab Emirates in the first quarter of 2016, underpinning the best ever first quarter for total inbound visits. The Office for National Statistics results show that from January to March this year visits from the US, the UK’s most valuable visitor market, grew by nine per cent to 542,000 compared to the same period last year. → Read More

LATAM Airlines to welcome first A320neo

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LATAM Airlines Group’s first A320neo rolled out of the Airbus Final Assembly Line in Toulouse after the installation of Pratt & Whitney Pure Power PW1100-JM engines, showcasing the airline’s new coral and indigo livery. The aircraft will continue through the next stages of production, including completion of cabin furnishing, ground and flight tests. → Read More

Lowcosttravelgroup ceases trading following Brexit decision

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Restructuring and recovery specialists from Smith & Williamson LLP and CMB Partners UK have been appointed as joint administrators to Lowcosttravelgroup and other companies in its group. The group ceased trading earlier following attempts by the group's directors to rescue the group, which has been hampered by the recent and ongoing turbulent financial environment. → Read More

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