• ITB Berlin and IPK International: European outbound travel grows by five per cent

    6 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Spain has been unable to maintain its strong growth of international visitors of recent years, while Turkey is attracting more holidaymakers again. Greece is also reporting rising visitor numbers. Following a steady decline in the past few years, tour holidays are back in favor with European tourists. Overall, European outbound travel grew by five per cent during the first eight months of the year. The outlook for 2019 is also positive. Further growth can be expected according to the World Travel Monitor® conducted by IPK International and commissioned by ITB Berlin.
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  • Norwegian reports strong passenger growth in November

    Norwegian reports strong passenger growth in November

    6 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Norwegian reported strong passenger growth as it carried almost 2.9 million passengers in November, an increase of 14 percent compared to the same month previous year.
    Norwegian carried 2,877,549 passengers in November, an increase of 357,329 passengers compared to the same month last year. The total traffic growth increased by 26 percent this month, driven by a 34 percent capacity growth. The load factor was 78.8 percent.
    The traffic figures this month are influenced by the transition from summer to winter operations, as well at the launch of several new routes and increased aircraft...
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