Bombardier CSeries Enters Service With SWISS

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) became the world’s first airline to operate the new Bombardier CSeries this week. Kanton Zurich, the Star Alliance member’s first CS100 jet, left Zurich shortly after noon for Paris (Charles de Gaulle) operating flight LX 638.   The historic first flight was celebrated with an inaugural ceremony at the departure gate … Continue reading

Hotel Bristol Reopens

Warsaw’s historic Hotel Bristol has reopened following an extensive multi-million dollar renovation, joining Starwood Hotels & Resorts’ Luxury Collection brand. Since its founding in 1901 by former Polish Prime Minister Ignacy Paderewski, the hotel has cemented its reputation as one of the city’s icons, providing unrivaled hospitality for discerning travellers drawn to its glamour, decadence … Continue reading

Airlines Suspend Dreamliner Operations

Operators of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner have moved to ground their fleets following an advisory issued by the Federal Aviation Administration pending safety testing of the onboard batteries. A series of incidents involving the aircraft (most recently an emergency landing in Japan) prompted the directive, with Japanese and US operators the first to suspend operations. … Continue reading