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2/15/2019

There are several steps travel advisers can take to land group cruise bookings, including catering themes to their target markets and capitalizing on existing relationships with cruise lines, Kerry Tice advises.

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2/15/2019

United Airlines on June 6 will launch new daily service from Denver to Greenville/Spartanburg, S.C., and Syracuse, N.Y. The airline will launch weekend service from Denver to Portland, Maine, on June 8.

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2/15/2019

JetBlue Airways on Thursday launched its newest flight from Florida's Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to St. Maarten's Princess Juliana International Airport. "Today, JetBlue has again shown its commitment to the rebuilding of St. Maarten's economy with the addition of this new route that adds more than 62,500 seats for the destination," said Perry Geerlings, the Caribbean island nation's finance minister.

2/15/2019

American Airlines announced a new route from New York's LaGuardia Airport to Knoxville, Tenn. Passengers will be able to travel non-stop between the two cities in less than two hours. "It's a growing market. People are coming to the airport," said Marvin Mulder of American Airlines. "They're flying, and we are here to get our market shared and serve as many people as we can."

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2/15/2019

Southwest Airlines gave passengers a little extra "LUV" on Thursday with complimentary adult beverages for anyone flying on the holiday. Valentine's Day is just one of the many holidays Southwest offers drinks to its passengers at no charge.

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2/14/2019

Southwest Airlines on March 15 will share $544 million in profits with its 58,000 employees, the third-highest amount since the company began its profit-sharing program in 1974. "Our people are our greatest asset, and they deserve all the credit for our continued success," said Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly.

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2/14/2019

Harriet Baskas describes New Jersey's Newark Liberty International Airport, which hosts more than 30 airlines and serves more than 42 million passengers per year. The airport offers a range of amenities, including a 24-hour AirTrain monorail, plentiful retail choices, pet-relief areas, nursing spaces and free Wi-Fi.

2/14/2019

Walt Disney World Resort is offering a variety of romantic options for Valentine's Day such as Broadway Concert Series Dining and Spa for Two packages.

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2/14/2019

United Airlines and Denver Air Connection on Friday implemented their interline agreement, which allows travelers to book flights on both carriers through the United Airlines website.

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2/14/2019

Airbus will stop producing its A380 jet in 2021. Airbus has delivered 234 of the aircraft since the first A380 entered commercial service on Oct. 25, 2007

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