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    ANA Future Promise: Airline unites ESG initiatives

    The post ANA Future Promise: Airline unites ESG initiatives appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. ANA Group has a history of engaging in programs designed to drive social good, and ANA Future Promise unites all of these successful Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) initiatives under a forward-looking slogan. Furthermore, in response to changes in demand for air travel and changes in lifestyles and interests, ANA will enhance its focus on ESG, hygiene and cleanliness, and universal values in offering products and services. “ANA Group’s mission is to provide societal benefits in the communities where we operate with our initiatives and to serve as a role model for…

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    Airline Alliances urge universal travel standards

    The post Airline Alliances urge universal travel standards appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. To facilitate the safe restart of international travel and restore the value contributed by travel and tourism to the world’s economy, the three global airline alliances oneworld, SkyTeam and Star Alliance are calling on G7 governments, at their upcoming leadership summit on 11-13 June, to agree on a common set of travel and health standards to enable the safe reopening of borders. COVID-19 has significantly impacted the travel and tourism sector, which has long been a key contributor to many economies. A recent estimate by the OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development)…

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    All you need to know about India’s first subscription-based airline

    The post All you need to know about India’s first subscription-based airline appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Prince Air, a New Delhi-based start-up created by Sanket Raj Singh is now offering a one-of-a-kind subscription-based airline service for unlimited travel on its private jets. Founded on the concept that exclusive experiences can be inclusive, Prince Air is designed to offer its services to patrons for a fraction of the usual cost – making its member travel affordable and accessible to everyone. Its service is also faster and more efficient, by cutting down the time spent at airports. That means a round trip flight from Delhi to Mumbai…

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    Airline CEOs unite to urge reopening of transatlantic routes

    The post Airline CEOs unite to urge reopening of transatlantic routes appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The CEOs of every airline that flies transatlantic passenger services between the UK and the USA have joined forces with Heathrow Airport and other travel industry CEOs in urging both governments to re-open transatlantic air routes following more than a year of travel restrictions. The airlines in question – American Airlines, British Airways, Delta Air Lines, JetBlue, United Airlines and Virgin Atlantic – view the operation of these routes as being essential to igniting economic recovery and say that as these two markets have been successful in their Covid-19 vaccination…

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    Airline Accident Fatalities Higher Than 2019 With Less Flights

    The post Airline Accident Fatalities Higher Than 2019 With Less Flights appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Despite the sharp reduction in flying during 2020 because of travel restrictions related to the Covid-19 pandemic, fatal losses for the last 12 months were just as high as in some recent years. Globally there were 12 fatal airline accidents in 2020, resulting in the deaths of 332 passengers and crew. This compares with 22 fatal accidents and 297 fatalities in 2019 when commercial airline activity was at a normal level – which means four or five times the number of flights that took place in 2020. The previous safest…