Entries by Dave

Two awards for Global Travel Management

Global Travel Management received two prestigious awards last week, awarded by the Advantage Travel Partnership.  The annual Big Celebration Lunch is the spectacular annual gathering of suppliers and partners to Advantage, which is the third-largest travel consortium in Europe.   Hosted by television presenter Mark Durden-Smith and opened by Advantage CEO Julia Lo Bue-Said, the 2023 […]

First class festivities: LNER launches an exclusive first class Christmas menu

LNER has added a touch of festive flair to its First Class dining experience with the launch of a Christmas menu, complete with a seasonal cocktail. The exclusive blood orange Christmas Cosmo cocktail, crafted by mixologist Tom Savano, blends zesty lime, cranberry and crisp vodka, offering passengers a unique and delightful winter tipple. Available until […]

British Airways unveils spectacular ‘British Original Christmas’ celebrations for 2023

In a festive extravaganza, British Airways is celebrating Christmas like never before, spreading holiday cheer to its customers with a myriad of delightful surprises. Anticipating an impressive 380,000 Christmas dinners served, the airline has transformed its flights into winter wonderlands, ensuring a memorable experience for all its passengers. Decking the halls from the check-in counters […]

Flight100: Virgin Atlantic’s epic journey proves SAF as viable jet fuel replacement

In a groundbreaking achievement for the aviation industry, Virgin Atlantic has successfully completed Flight100, a historic journey from London Heathrow to New York JFK, powered entirely by Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF). The milestone flight, conducted on a Boeing 787 with Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engines, is a testament to the viability of SAF as a safe […]

From Mirabel to Melbourne: QantasLink welcomes game-changing A220 aircraft

In a significant milestone for the Qantas Group’s fleet renewal initiative, the first brand new Airbus A220 has emerged from the paintshop at Airbus’ facility in Mirabel, Canada. The aircraft, set to touch down in Australia before the year’s end, is the inaugural unit of 29 A220s slated for delivery to the Group, marking a […]

Heathrow’s October Triumph: Soaring to 4th on Global Aviation Map

Heathrow Airport has achieved a milestone as the 4th largest global hub after a bustling October with nearly 7 million passengers. Heathrow is gearing up for the peak festive travel season, boosted by strong demand that propelled it to the 4th largest globally. The airport witnessed 2.2 million passengers during the October half-term, with popular […]

Radisson RED unveils contemporary oasis in Helsinki’s historic Kaisaniemi Park

Radisson RED, the vibrant hotel brand renowned for its contemporary design and art-centric ethos, has made its debut in Helsinki, the green capital of the world’s happiest country. Nestled in a modernist masterpiece within the historic Kaisaniemi Park, Radisson RED Helsinki promises an inspiring blend of art, culture, and relaxation at the pulse of the […]

Air Canada’s upgraded Airbus A321: redefining the business travel experience

Air Canada introduces an upgraded Airbus A321 with cutting-edge cabin enhancements, including larger overhead bins, Bluetooth audio, real-time exterior cameras, and more, offering UK-based business travelers an elevated travel experience. Air Canada has proudly introduced passengers to a new era of air travel comfort and technology, unveiling their first upgraded Airbus A321 with an entirely […]

Unlocking luxury: The MICHELIN Key redefines hotel excellence

The renowned MICHELIN Guide, celebrated worldwide for its recognition of top-tier dining establishments, is set to revolutionise the hotel industry with its latest creation – The MICHELIN Key. The distinctive accolade is designed to shine a spotlight on hotels that offer truly exceptional experiences to travellers. Starting in 2024, these distinguished hotels and accommodations will […]