Articles tagged “charters”

Online Travel

Musafir.com CEO Sets 2023 as Goal for a Travel SuperApp Serving Middle East

As travel companies in United Arab Emirates look to increase digital offerings many seem to be headed in the direction of superapps. The time to build superapps is now and get a first-mover advantage.

Musafir.com CEO Sets 2023 as Goal for a Travel SuperApp Serving Middle East

Airlines

Charter Company in Cuba Plane Crash Was Subject of Safety Complaints

Mexican authorities will investigate the charter company involved in the Cuban plane crash. Lets hope authorities in Mexico and Cuba will find out what happened.

Charter Company in Cuba Plane Crash Was Subject of Safety Complaints

Airlines

American Airlines Flies Lots of Charters to Cuba But Wants to Add Scheduled Flights

American Airlines will be very well-positioned to add scheduled service to Cuba if it gets the green light from U.S. and Cuban authorities. There will be lots of competition from Delta, United and JetBlue, among others, to get to Cuba.

American Airlines Flies Lots of Charters to Cuba But Wants to Add Scheduled Flights

Tourism

Miami Remains Gateway to Cuba Three Years After Other Cities Are Allowed to Compete

U.S. travel to Cuba has remained relatively unchanged since President Obama reauthorized people-to-people trips in 2011, making it an unprofitable venture to introduce charter flights anywhere but Florida.

Airlines

Reborn People Express airline buys a troubled carrier to help FAA certification

People Express has had a number of bumps along the road to re-building the loved-yet-shuttered low-cost carrier from the 1980s. Buying XTRA lets it cut to the front of the line and start conducting operations with its Boeing 737 passenger jets.

Airlines

People Express looks to buy charter airline to begin operations

An airline can mean jobs and economic vitality for a community, and Virginia cities and counties are providing financial support to get the iconic brand, People Express, flying again, this time from Newport News-Williamsburg Airport.