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New airline ITA has officially taken over for Alitalia - see the full history of Italy's troubled flag carrier

ITA Airways Chairman Alfredo Altavilla poses with rendering of new livery ITA Press Office/Handout via REUTERS Government-owned Alitalia ceased operations on October 15, marking the end of its 74-year era. Alitalia has been replaced by ITA Airways, a brand new airline that will not be responsible for the old carrier's debt. ITA plans to buy 28 Airbus jets, create a new aircraft livery, and launch a new loyalty program. Alitalia has officially ceased operations and handed the baton to n...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Asia, Europe, UK, New York, Milan, News, Air Travel, Life, Germany, Berlin, Planes, Trends, Eu, Bloomberg

EU says it will recognise NHS Covid pass ‘soon’

Constant Covid testing when travelling from the UK to countries such as the Netherlands should soon be a thing of the pastTrips to Europe over October half-term could become easier for British travellers after Brussels said a technical tie-up with the EU ensuring the NHS Covid pass is recognised across over 40 countries would be “going live soon”.In some European countries, such as the Netherlands, tourists from the UK have faced constant Covid tests as the NHS app proving full vaccination statu...
Tags: Travel, Europe, UK, Eu, European Union, UK News, World news, NHS, Netherlands, European Commission, Brussels, Europe Holidays, Netherlands Holidays, NHS COVID

U.K. Starts Trade Deal Process With #SaudiArabia, Gulf - Bloomberg

U.K. Starts Trade Deal Process With Saudi Arabia, Gulf - Bloomberg The U.K. kicked off the process to sign a trade deal with Saudi Arabia and a group of other Gulf states, its latest post-Brexit target as it seeks deeper economic ties beyond the European Union.Negotiations for a pact between Britain and the Gulf Cooperation Council, whose members also include Qatar, Bahrain and Oman, aim to start in 2022 following a 14-week consultation with the public and businesses, the U.K.’s Department for...
Tags: Travel, Australia, Saudi Arabia, International Trade, Eu, Joe Biden, Britain, GCC, Premier League, New Zealand, Mike Ashley, Oman, Boris Johnson, Johnson, Gulf, Liz Truss

Covid live: Kremlin pleads for people to get jab; EU regulator backs mRNA booster for those with weak immunity

Russia’s daily cases at highest levels since January; EMA says people with weakened immune systems should get Pfizer or Moderna boosterInside Missouri’s Covid culture wars‘We lost him’: how Covid tore one Sydney family apartBrazil shocked by photos revealing post-pandemic hunger crisisSee all our coronavirus coverageThe UK chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has not ruled out unemployment rising now the furlough scheme has ended. But he told Sky News this morning that the government is “throwing the kitche...
Tags: Travel, UK, Science, Russia, Eu, UK News, Infectious Diseases, Missouri, Sydney, Pfizer, Sky News, Kremlin, EMA, Rishi Sunak, Coronavirus, COVID

A Florida college is the first in the US to own and operate an electric aircraft - meet Pipistrel's Velis Electro

Velis Electro Pipistrel Aircraft Aircraft manufacturer Pipistrel has developed the world's first type-certified electric plane, Velis Electro. The light plane can fly up to an hour with a 20-minute reserve and one-hour recharge. Florida Tech operates the aircraft, making it the only American university with an electric plane. See more stories on Insider's business page. Aviation accounts for about 2% of the world's total greenhouse gas emissions, but the industry is focusing on...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Florida, UK, Technology, London, US, Trends, Eu, Features, Slovenia, Faa, Georgia Tech, Florida Institute of Technology, EASA, Florida Tech

Ryanair loses EU case over illegal airport aid dealRyanair loses EU case over illegal airport aid deal

It will take appeal to EU Court of Justice
Tags: Travel, Eu, Ryanair

EU fears citizens will be barred from flights to UK due to rules confusion

Airlines may turn away EU nationals with settled status due to complex residency rules, says BrusselsConcerns have been raised that EU citizens living in the UK may not be allowed to board flights into the country because of confusion created by new government rules over ID cards and passports.From 1 October, EU citizens who do not have the post-Brexit right to live in the UK will not be able to use EU, EEA or Swiss national ID cards to enter the country. Continue reading...
Tags: Travel, Europe, UK, Eu, European Union, UK News, Foreign Policy, Air transport, Flights, Brexit, BrusselsConcerns

WTTC responds to the latest announcement from the U.S. government

Julia Simpson, WTTC President & CEO, said: “The U.S. lifting travel restrictions to restore transatlantic travel between the EU and the U.K. is welcome news - not only for hard-pressed airlines, but for the wider Travel & Tourism sector, which has been decimated by COVID-19."
Tags: Travel, Eu, Travel Tourism, Wttc, Julia Simpson

US tour operators see cancelations after removal from EU safe listUS tour operators see cancelations after removal from EU safe list

About three-quarters of US outbound tour operators have reported postponements of 2021 European bookings after the EU removed the United States from its 'safe list.'Terry Dale, USTOA president and CEO said, andquot;What we have heard from our tour operato
Tags: Travel, US, Eu, United States, USTOA, Terry Dale

Belarus Court Gives Opposition Activists Lengthy Sentences

Belarus’ opposition activists Maria Kolesnikova, right, and Maxim Znak attend a court hearing in Minsk, Belarus, Monday, Sept. 6, 2021. Ramil Nasibulin/BelTA pool photo via AP KYIV, Ukraine A court in Belarus on Monday sentenced two leading opposition activists to lengthy prison terms, the latest move in the relentless crackdown that Belarusian authorities have unleashed on dissent in the wake of last year s anti-government protests. Maria Kolesnikova, a top member of the opposition Coordinatio...
Tags: Travel, London, Berlin, Eu, Ukraine, Ap, Belarus, Associated Press, Lithuania, Maria, Maxim, Alexander, State, KGB, Minsk, Antony Blinken

How to save money on travel

This piece on how to save money on travel is by The Treasurer from Team Monevator. Check back every Monday for more fresh perspectives on personal finance and investing from the Team. S ince joining the corporate world, I’ve spent less than I’ve earned. It comes naturally to me, as does a desire to save 30-50% of my net income each month. Even when I do spend money, I aim to get as much value as I can. I avoid impulse spending. I don’t buy the latest gadgets or the most expensive phone....
Tags: Travel, Google, Usa, UK, London, Marketing, Eu, NHS, Spending, Tripadvisor, Iceland, Halifax, Gatwick Airport, Luton, Reykjavik, Barclaycard

Covid: France bans unvaccinated U.S. travelers

By Barry Neild and Sakya Vandoorne | CNN France has become the latest European country — and the most significant tourism destination — to remove the United States from its safe travel list, following EU recommendations in the wake of a US Covid spike. A French government decree issued on Thursday bumped the United States and Israel from the country’s “green” list, down to “orange,” effectively prohibiting nonessential travel to France for unvaccinated visitors. Under France’s rules, unvaccinat...
Tags: Travel, Business, News, Sweden, Greece, France, Germany, Israel, US, Eu, Spain, Sport, European Union, World news, Things To Do, Soccer

Some EU countries are banning American travelers or enforcing quarantines - regardless of vaccination - as US virus cases climb

Tourists visit the Esplanade des Droits de l'Homme with the Eiffel tower in the background, in Paris on August 6, 2020. STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN/AFP via Getty Images The EU removed the US from its list of countries from which travelers can enter without restrictions. Individual countries have responded with measures ranging from bans to tighter entry requirements. The restrictions come as the Delta variant continues to spread in the US. See more stories on Insider's business page. As...
Tags: Travel, Europe, UK, Science, News, Sweden, Greece, Germany, US, Trends, Eu, Spain, European Union, Tourism, Paris, Italy

Japan set to be removed from EU safe listJapan set to be removed from EU safe list

It is one of six nations likely to be downgraded
Tags: Travel, Japan, Eu

WTTC responds to the latest recommendations from the EU

Julia Simpson, WTTC President & CEO said: “Protecting public health must remain the priority and WTTC strongly supports safety protocols to stop the spread of COVID-19. However, the EU’s recommendation to reimpose restrictions on U.S. travellers is a step backwards and will only slow down the recovery of the sector."
Tags: Travel, Eu, Wttc, COVID, Julia Simpson

Bulgaria bans travellers from US following EU advice

The rules apply to point of departure, rather than country of citizenship
Tags: Travel, Advice, US, Eu, Bulgaria, News &

Everything you need to know about Europe’s Digital COVID Certificate

Traveling around Europe looks a lot different now than it once did. Previously, US citizens could board a flight on a whim, hop a few trains, and visit multiple European countries in the course of a week without even considering potential restrictions or the possibility of not being allowed to cross borders or enter venues. But that was pre-COVID-19. Now European travel means constantly checking the most recent entry requirements, worrying about your PCR test results, and most importantly: Eu...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Cdc, France, US, Eu, Italy, Astrazeneca, Denmark, Eiffel Tower, All, Travelers, France US, EU Digital, COVID, Green Pass

NHS Covid pass still not recognised in some EU countries

British tourists facing difficulties following delay in linking NHS Covid pass to EU’s systemCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageBritish tourists face difficulties in proving their vaccine status in Europe following a delay in linking the NHS Covid pass to the EU’s system due to gaps in the British government’s application to Brussels.An IT tie-up would ensure automatic recognition across the 27 member states of the information held on the NHS app, facilitating both inter...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Eu, European Union, UK News, World news, NHS, Brussels, Coronavirus, NHS COVID

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