Virgin Galactic's First Spaceflight

Virgin Galactic reaches the edge of space

Sir Richard Branson’s latest test flight to launch Virgin Galactic into space has been a success. The firm’s SpaceShipTwo passenger rocket ship reached a height of 82.7km. Outer space is said to begin at the…

BOLT rollercoaster

Carnival to open first-ever rollercoaster at sea

Carnival Cruise Line will open the world’s first-ever rollercoaster at sea aboard its newest ship, Mardi Gras, in 2020. The ride, BOLT: Ultimate Sea Coaster, will reach exhilarating speeds of up to 40 miles per…

ANA

ANA unveils Japan’s first Airbus A380

Japan’s largest airline has announced that its first Airbus A380 has rolled out of the Airbus Paintshop in Hamburg, Germany. The new aircraft is Japan’s first Airbus A380. It is one of three that will…

The Great Escape

Advantage spearheads New Year sales campaign

The Advantage Travel Group is sharing its New Year campaign message to be adopted by partners: “It’s time to join… The Great Escape”. Members will have access to a range of marketing assets designed to…

Uzbekistan

Better access to Silk Road destinations with Air…

Kazakhstan’s flagship carrier Air Astana is launching flights from Heathrow, Frankfurt and Paris via its Astana hub from March 29. The new routes offer greater access to the Silk Road destinations, including Tashkent in Uzbekistan.…