Las Vegas Tourism News

British Airways flight bursts into flames in Las Vegas

British Airways flight bursts into flames in Las Vegas

9 September 2015 Airline News

A British Airways Boeing 777-200 has caught fire on the ground at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas. Some 172 people were evacuated from the flight through emergency slides, with 13 taken to the nearby Sunrise hospital with minor injuries.

Las Vegas: A new perspective with Sundance Helicopters

Las Vegas: A new perspective with Sundance Helicopters

2 July 2014 Focus

While the city of Las Vegas is rightly known as the entertainment capital of the world, the city can be a disorientating experience for first time visitors. Sundance Helicopters offer a chance to get away from the bright lights, taking guests into the skies around the famous city. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole takes a ride.

World Routes opens in Las Vegas

World Routes opens in Las Vegas

6 October 2013 Airline News

Around 300 airlines, 750 airports and over 100 destinations are currently heading to Las Vegas for World Routes, the 19th World Route Development Forum, to discuss the future of air services across the globe in more than 8,000 pre-arranged face-to-face meetings and three high-profile conferences.

Las Vegas Monorail carries 55 millionth passenger

Las Vegas Monorail carries 55 millionth passenger

20 February 2013 Press Release Rail & Coach News

The Las Vegas Monorail Company transported its 55 millionth rider today, with the lucky rider receiving a Las Vegas gift package including a weekend stay, souvenirs and tickets to iconic Las Vegas shows and attractions. Kelsey Spatz of Wausau, Wisconsin had the good fortune to be the 55 millionth rider through the fare gates this afternoon during a weekend trip with her mom, Michelle Spatz , and was greeted by a traditional showgirl and a showering of Las Vegas gifts

Las Vegas will ring in the New Year and celebrate in style

Las Vegas will ring in the New Year and celebrate in style

30 November 2012 Press Release Tourism News

Las Vegas is the most electrifying destination to ring in 2013 with spectacular and stunning experiences throughout the Strip corridor and beyond. As world travelers converge on Las Vegas, the destination will play host to a series of fabulous soirees, heart-pounding nightclub parties and concerts with A-list performers.