All posts tagged "British Airways"

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    Travel Trade Deals – 2nd June 2015

    Sarah Slattery compiles a list of the top Travel Trade Deals from trade partners, including airlines’ seat...

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    Travel Trade Deals – 26th May 2015

    Sarah Slattery compiles a list of the top Travel Trade Deals from trade partners, including airlines’ seat...

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    Travel Trade Deals – 12th May 2015

    Sarah Slattery compiles a list of the top Travel Trade Deals from trade partners, including airlines’ seat...

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    Travel Trade Deals – 5th May 2015

    Sarah Slattery compiles a list of the top Travel Trade Deals from trade partners, including airlines’ seat...

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    British Airways to Reorganise Dublin Office

    British Airways has decided to restructure its Irish operations and move the sales support function to the...

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    British Airways Adds Another Flight from Dublin to London City

    British Airways is to add a sixth daily service between Dublin and London City linking the two major capital cities for both business and leisure customers.   The announcement comes just six months after British Airways launched the popular new route direct from Dublin to the Docklands airport. The current schedule has...

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    Fear of Flying Course with BA in Dublin

    With a 98 per cent success rate, BA’s Fear of Flying course, which has been running across the UK and Ireland for over 28 years, will give Irish participants the chance to tackle their fear of flying.   According to independent research, almost 25% of all people have some fear of flying,...

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    Wendy Wu Offers Free Flight Upgrade on China Tours

    Wendy Wu Tours has a special offer starting on Monday 16th February for one week only and it can only be booked through the trade. The offer applies to its China tour programme and is only applicable in the Irish market.   The flight offer is a free upgrade to World Traveller...

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    Tourism Malaysia Launches MyFest 2015 at ATF

    Tourism Malaysia took advantage of its participation at the ASEAN Tourism Forum to launch its 2015 promotion, MyFest 2015. Thanks to the Visit Malaysia 2014 campaign, the country attracted 22.86 million visitors between January and October 2014, an increase of 97%.   MyFest 2015, a continuation of the Visit Malaysia Year campaign...

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    Entries Open for Brand USA MegaFam

    Brand USA has joined American Airlines and British Airways in announcing that travel agents in the UK and Ireland can now enter to participate in the upcoming USA MegaFam 2015 from 14th – 21st May.    The third multi-destination familiarisation tour includes visits to 22 US states on seven different itineraries, culminating in a...

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    Dubai Fam with Classic Resorts and British Airways

    Classic Resorts hosted a recent agent fam trip to Dubai in conjunction with British Airways. Eight agents flew in Club World on BA (which was a welcome experience!) and stayed at the 5-star Fairmont The Palm and the 5-star Waldorf Astoria The Palm. The group dined at the Atlantis the Palm, Jumeirah...

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    Connie Gallagher from Mullingar Travel Wins with Topflight

    It was wet and windy outside the Black Door on Dublin’s Harcourt Street, but it was warm and welcoming inside as Topflight entertained agents, trade partners and media. Simon Daly, Topflight Worldwide Manager, thanked the trade for their outstanding support in 2014 and looked forward with great confidence to 2015. With new...

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    Carol Vorderman Urges More Women to Become Airline Pilots

    Carol Vorderman is backing British Airways’ call for more women to become airline pilots. The TV personality is a qualified pilot.   While British Airways has more female pilots than any other UK airline, the carrier is determined to see that number rise. The airline runs its own cadet training scheme called the...

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    Willie Walsh Launches Dublin-London City Route

    Obviously British Airways is putting a lot of effort into its new Dublin to London City Airport route, as a very confidant Willie Walsh was in Dublin for the launch to the trade. The event was compered by the TV personality, Eamon Holmes.   Willie Walsh said that the new route would...

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    BA to Resume Flights to Kuala Lumpur

    British Airways is to resume direct flights from London Heathrow to Kuala Lumpur in summer 2015. The daily service from Terminal 5 will be operated by a four-cabin Boeing 777-200ER featuring 12 seats in First, 48 in Club World, 32 in World Traveller Plus and a further 127 in World Traveller. Flights...

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    Shane Could Win €1,000 – and So Could YOU!

    Shane Cullen of Killiney Travel is our August winner in the ITTN Budding Travel Writer competition – and hence receives a €100 One4all voucher, an invitation to the Irish Travel Trade Awards at the DoubleTree by Hilton Dublin on Friday 28th November 2014, and the chance to win the overall prize of €1,000...