All posts tagged "San Francisco"

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    Aer Lingus Taste of America Roadshow in Dublin

    Aer Lingus hit the road with The Taste of America Roadshows, partnering with more than 22 US...

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    WOW air Offers Reykjavik in Iceland and Onward to 10 Destinations in USA and Canada

    Passengers will now be able to flight to 10 cities across the USA and Canada from Cork...

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    San Francisco Welcomed 18.01m Visitors in 2014

    The San Francisco Travel Association reported today that San Francisco welcomed 18.01 million visitors in 2014, an increase of 6.5 percent from 2013. These visitors spent $10.67 billion in 2014, up 13.7 percent from the previous year.  The number of UK visitors also increase 4.8%, from 334,300 arrivals in 2013, to 350,300...

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    Turkish Airlines New Route to San Francisco

    Turkish Airlines adds its second destination in California and the eleventh in North America with a new route from Istanbul to San Francisco.   With existing services to Buenos Aires, Sao Paulo, Toronto, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Washington, Boston and Montreal, Turkish Airlines adds flights to San Francisco as its...

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    Aer Lingus Hosts Agents Fam to SFO

    Aer Lingus, in conjunction with Visit California, recently took a group of agents on an educational trip to California to mark the launch of the Aer Lingus direct service from Dublin to San Francisco.   Following a quick 10-hour flight to the west coast, the group stayed at the Intercontinental Hotel, where...

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    Aer Lingus Takes Off for San Francisco

    Aer Lingus inaugural flight number EI 147, an Airbus A330-200 from Dublin to San Francisco, took off from Dublin Airport on Wednesday 2nd April. Aer Lingus will operate five flights per week from Dublin to San Francisco as part of its major transatlantic expansion plan in 2014. The expansion plan includes new...

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    JetBlue to Launch Business Class

    JetBlue, the US-based codeshare partner of Aer Lingus, is to introduce a Business Class product on its transcontinental services to Los Angeles and San Francisco.

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    Aer Lingus to Acquire Boeing 757s

    Irish Travel Trade News has learned that Aer Lingus is in contract discussions to lease up to three Boeing 757 aircraft for four years. The plan is to operate these aircraft on transatlantic routes such as New York JFK and Boston from Shannon. It would also allow the carrier to expand transatlantic...

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    Virgin America Commences Philadelphia Services

    Virgin America today marks the start of its new twice-daily non-stop flights between Philadelphia and San Francisco International Airport. The airline began a three times daily non-stop service between Philadelphia and Los Angeles International Airport last Wednesday.

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    Virgin Atlantic Lodges Complaint on IAG/BMI Merger

    Virgin Atlantic has lodged a formal complaint with the European Commission on IAG’s proposed takeover of BMI – and has announced a new London Heathrow – Vancouver summer service and an addition summer flight to San Francisco. The airline claims that if the merger is approved three key domestic routes to and...

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    Aer Lingus Going Back to US West Coast

    ITTN hears that Aer Lingus plans to recommence direct flights to the US west coast in March 2012, using the A330 in a two-class configuration. The route will form part of the carrier’s response to the Minister for Transport’s request for new routes in return for removing the travel tax. San Francisco...

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    New-look Magazine Features Cyprus and Gran Canaria

    “A place of outstanding beauty, Cyprus has endless blue skies, long golden beaches, lush green forests and intriguing places to explore. Cyprus is a year-round island where the seasons might change but the warmth of the people never does.” “Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is one of the most diverse cities I...