DELTA RETIRES 777 AIRCRAFT

Delta’s 777 aircraft to retire by end of 2020, simplifying widebody fleet amid COVID-19 Delta plans to retire its 18 widebody Boeing 777s by the end of 2020 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The retirement will accelerate the airline’s strategy to simplify and modernize its fleet, while continuing to operate newer, more cost-efficient aircraft. “We’re making strategic, cost-effective changes to our fleet to respond to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic while also ensuring Delta is well-positioned for the recovery on the backside of the crisis,” said Gil West, Delta’s Chief Operating Officer. “The 777 has been a

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Caesars Entertainment Provides Update on Plan to Reopen Properties

Caesars Entertainment Corporation today announced that it plans to resume operations at some properties across its network when permitted by applicable government or tribal bodies. In locations with multiple properties, the Company plans to phase its openings in line with demand and capacity.

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HAL’s Koningsdam Receives Perfect Score of 100 on 1st US Public Health Inspection

Seattle, Wash., Jan. 5, 2016 — Holland America Line’s ms Koningsdam earned a perfect score of 100 on its first routine United States Public Health inspection conducted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The ship launched in April 2016 in Europe and made its maiden visit to the United States in November. Score makes Koningsdam the sixth ship in the fleet to earn 100 in 2016 Koningsdam’s first unannounced U.S.P.H. inspection was held Dec. 20, 2016, during a call at San Juan, Puerto Rico, in the middle of a 10-day Caribbean cruise. “A new class of ship

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BREAKING NEWS: Carnival Corporation Launches New Brand

Carnival Corporation Launches New Brand Creates New Travel Category fathom pioneers social impact travel on a scale the world has never seen, with a focus on transformative, holistic impact and long-term sustainable development WASHINGTON HEIGHTS, N.Y. (June 4, 2015) – Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world’s largest travel and leisure company, today launched a new brand called fathom™, defining a new travel category it is calling “social impact travel,” that will offer consumers authentic, meaningful impact travel experiences to work alongside locals as they tackle community needs. What sets fathom apart is the long-term, systematic partnership approach

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Pearl Seas Cruises Announces First Caribbean Schedule

2014-08-04 Pearl Seas Cruises Features New Cruises to U.S. and British Virgin Islands, Bahamas, Puerto Rico By Cruise & Travel Report Staff   Pearl Seas Cruises  announced today its spring 2015 Caribbean schedule for the brand-new 210-passenger Pearl Mist. The line now offers a unique selection of cruises to some of the Caribbean’s most sought-after island destinations, including the Bahamas, U.S. and British Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Turks and Caicos, St. Martin, Martinique and more. A mix of seven-, 10- and 11-night Caribbean itineraries will run from February to May of 2015, each providing guests with a fascinating and uniquely pampered

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Cunard to Welcome Former Presidents, Journalists, Actors and Royal Watchers

Among the high-caliber speakers who will join the Cunard Insights program on Queen Mary 2, Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria over the coming months are motoring legend Murray Walker, former South African President F.W. de Klerk, actor Robert Powell and well-known UK politicians, broadcasters and journalists. De Klerk, scheduled for Queen Mary 2’s world voyage segment from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town, April 15-17, 2015, was South Africa’s president from September 1989 to May 1994.  He was the seventh and last head of state under the apartheid era. De Klerk brokered the end of apartheid and supported the transformation of

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Holland America Line Offering a “Suite” Deal

HAL Promoting their Extraordinary Suites   AUGUST 14, 2014. Holland America Line is promoting suite bookings with incentives. Guests who book a suite on qualifying “Explore 4” itineraries receive a $300 onboard spending credit per stateroom ($150 per person) and a free Canaletto dinner in addition to the other four perks featured in the recently launched savings program: a free Signature Beverage Package and free Pinnacle Grill dinner for guests booking an ocean-view and higher category stateroom, free or reduced cruise fares for third and fourth guests in the same stateroom on select sailings and 50 percent reduced deposits.  

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