Whispering Woods Resort, which is adjacent to Mount Hood National Forest in Oregon, has completed the final phase of an almost-$2 million renovation to its Mount Hood condominium-style vacation-rental apartments.

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The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) is proposing to deny an application for antitrust immunity made by Delta Air Lines and affiliates of the Virgin Blue Group for joint services between the United States and Australia.

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The airline, which says it recorded a significant increase in revenue for the Americas in 2009-10, will soon offer more than 15,000 seats on 98 round-trip flights each week between Dubai and the U.S.

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GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes, the largest low-cost and low-fare airline in Latin America, has received approval to start scheduled flights between Brazil and Barbados, in the Caribbean.

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American Eagle Airlines, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, is launching First Class service on all 25 of its existing Bombardier CRJ700 regional jets and the 22 new CRJ700s it ordered in December 2009.

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In precedent-setting enforcement actions, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has fined three airlines for their roles in causing the passengers on board Continental Express flight CO2816 to remain on the aircraft for an unreasonable period of time at Rochester International Airport in Minnesota on August 8.

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A new survey has found that a majority of working mothers traveling for business say free personal time is the best part of being on a business trip away from their families.

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The impact of the Olympic Games to a host city is detrimental, according to data obtained by the European Tour Operators Association.

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Hotel management company Davidson Hotel Company has completed a multi-million dollar renovation of the Sheraton Iowa City hotel and says the project touched nearly every aspect of the hotel.

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More than three-quarters of all people traveling on leisure journeys within the United States take part in cultural and/or heritage activities while doing so and contribute nearly $200 billion to the U.S. economy each year, a new study finds.

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More UK residents would rather jet off on weekend breaks with friends than go away for romantic mini-breaks with their significant others, a survey by AA Travel Insurance has found.

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With time and money precious as Christmas approaches, British travelers are still looking to get away for winter vacations but are seeking to maximize their holidays and minimize their costs by booking eight- and nine-night breaks, a study by Monarch Holidays has found.

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A dozen ‘hackney carriage’ taxis painted in the black-and-gold livery of Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Airways will become familiar sights in Manchester, the city in northwest England that was the home of the industrial revolution.

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InterContinental Hotels Group’s Priority Club Rewards loyalty program has launched a new reward option, Flights Anywhere, which lets members redeem points or combine points and cash to book flights worldwide without restrictions on seat availability.

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United Airlines has begun selling two new ‘Travel Options by United’ bundled-service packages, Premier Travel and Premier Travel Plus.

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Together with the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History has opened an exhibition of photography exploring the Emergency Farm Labor Program.

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Business Travel Coalition (BTC) has joined with FlyersRights.org in calling for passenger rights legislation that would require a 3-hour airline deplaning rule, following a BTC survey that found strong support by U.S. business travel industry participants for such legislation.

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Until midnight UK time on September 30, British low-fare carrier Monarch Airlines is removing booking fees for all scheduled flights booked via its website and paid for via PayPal.

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Boeing mechanics have completed the installation of the new General Electric GEnx-2B engines on the first Boeing 747-8F in final assembly at Boeing’s factory in Everett, Washington.

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