Travelbiz Trade Updates
Statement from Aer Lingus on industrial action

Statement from Aer Lingus on industrial action

19th June 2024 at 7:28 pm

Aer Lingus is currently assessing the impact of the industrial action served by IALPA including the work to rule which it has outlined to commence from 26 June 2024. This action will have a wholly unnecessary impact on customers who are travelling in the coming weeks, at what is peak holiday season for families.

Royal Caribbean International Announces New VP EMEA

Royal Caribbean International Announces New VP EMEA

19th June 2024 at 5:15 pm

Today, Royal Caribbean International has announced that Gerard Nolan has been appointed Vice President, Europe Middle East Africa (EMEA) at Royal Caribbean International. In this role, Gerard will lead the day-to-day operations for the brand across EMEA, overseeing the sales, marketing and commercial teams.

Log your bookings by the 30th June

Log your bookings by the 30th June

19th June 2024 at 12:00 pm

For a chance to be part of this, you will need to log your Aer Lingus, American Airlines and British Airways bookings from the U.K. and Ireland to the USA between 13th May – 30th June 2024, for travel anytime. Additionally, test your knowledge on our partner airlines to earn your MegaFam Airlines 2024 badge. 

The Brand USA MegaFam is back for 2024!

The Brand USA MegaFam is back for 2024!

19th June 2024 at 12:00 pm

In partnership with Aer Lingus, American Airlines and British Airways, the 2024 Brand USA U.K. & Ireland MegaFam will see 60 travel agents travel on six itineraries across the United States. The trip will depart Wednesday 25th September and arrive back in the U.K. and Ireland on Thursday 3rd October 2024.

Air Canada welcomes back Dublin-Vancouver service

Air Canada welcomes back Dublin-Vancouver service

18th June 2024 at 2:21 pm

Air Canada is celebrating the return of the summer Dublin-Vancouver service to complement the Dublin-Montreal summer service and the year-round Dublin-Toronto service. Blaithin O’Donnell and Bernadette Goldsmith from the Air Canada Irish Sales team were on hand to celebrate with the Air Canada crew and Michelle Reilly of Dublin Airport.

Celebrity XCEL Keel Laying Ceremony

Celebrity XCEL Keel Laying Ceremony

18th June 2024 at 12:26 pm

Jacinta from Travelbiz joined the hordes of press and media colleagues, Celebrity staff and proud shipyard workers at Chantiers de L’Altantique in St. Nazaire, France to witness the keel laying of Celebrity Cruises next super ship, Celebrity Xcel. This marks the commencement of construction.

TIGS Captains Day at Palmerstown House Golf Club.

TIGS Captains Day at Palmerstown House Golf Club.

18th June 2024 at 11:48 am

TIGS Members and guests teed it up on Friday at Palmerstown House celebrating David Smith’s Captains Day and what a great day it was with some amazing scores posted on the day.

Explore Boston’s Outdoor Spaces This Summer

Explore Boston’s Outdoor Spaces This Summer

17th June 2024 at 4:39 pm

Summer is a great time to get outside in Boston! Famous as one of America’s great walking cities, there's a historic port, beautiful waterways, elaborate bike paths and networks of urban green space, all of which invite you to have fun outdoors!

TAP celebrates five years of flights to three US destinations

TAP celebrates five years of flights to three US destinations

17th June 2024 at 12:15 pm

TAP Air Portugal is giving a ‘High Five’ to a trio of its transatlantic routes, with flights to Chicago, San Francisco and Washington celebrating their five-year anniversaries this month.
In June 2019, TAP doubled its US destination offering, launching flights to Chicago, San Francisco and Washington D.C. from its Lisbon hub.

Emirates Cabin Crew Recruitment Ireland – 20 & 22 June Open Days cancelled

Emirates Cabin Crew Recruitment Ireland – 20 & 22 June Open Days cancelled

16th June 2024 at 11:53 am

To ensure that aspiring cabin crew from Ireland do not miss out on this opportunity, Emirates is now requesting interested candidates to pre-apply online to register their interest. The link for online applications is Cabin Crew | Emirates Group Careers.