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2014

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News Archive - October, 2014

 
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News Archive - September, 2014

9/15/2014

Air France Offers Helpful Information for Customers Due to the Air France Pilot Industrial Action

9/12/2014

Delta and Virgin Australia Implement Reciprocal Elite Frequent Flyer Checked Baggage Allowance Benefit

9/08/2014

Complimentary Medallion Upgrade Reissue Enhancement

9/05/2014

Alitalia Issues Re-Protection Guidelines for Passengers Affected by Air One Smart Carrier Cancellations

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News Archive - August, 2014

8/28/2014

Alitalia Extends Re-Protection Policy Due to Unrest in Libya

8/27/2014

Air France Temporarily Suspends Service to Freetown, Sierra Leone

8/25/2014

Delta Offers Reminder on Delta’s Name Correction Policy

8/15/2014

Alitalia Issues Winter 2014-2015 Re-Protection Guidelines

8/14/2014

Alitalia Updates Re-Protection Policy Due to Unrest in Libya

8/01/2014

Delta Provides Additional Clarification for Accessing Electronic Miscellaneous Documents for BSP Travel Agencies

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News Archive - July, 2014

7/24/2014

Delta to Resume Tel Aviv Flying

7/22/2014

Delta Suspends Tel Aviv Operations Until Further Notice

7/17/2014

Delta Air Lines and KLM Issue Statements

7/15/2014

Alitalia Issues Re-Protection Policy Due to Unrest in Libya

7/10/2014

Alitalia Issues Re-Protection Policy for Toronto Flight Cancellations

7/09/2014

Alitalia Issues an Update to its July 1, 2014 Agent Debit Memo Policy

7/07/2014

New Security Directive Regarding Carry-on Electronic Device Advisory

7/07/2014

Delta Air Lines Reduces Service to and from Caracas, Venezuela

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News Archive - June, 2014

6/24/14

Alitalia Issues Reprotection Guidelines Due to France Air Traffic Controller Strike on June 24, 2014

6/20/14

Alitalia Issues Reprotection Guidelines Due to Handling Agent Strike at Milan Airports on June 22, 2014

6/20/14

Alitalia Amends Agent Debit Memo Policy Effective July 1, 2014

6/03/14

Delta Amends Pets as Checked Baggage Policy for Liberia, Costa Rica

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News Archive - May, 2014

5/29/14

Alitalia Issues Reprotection Guidelines Due to Handling Agent Strike at Milan Airports on May 30, 2014

5/28/14

Delta to Discontinue Mailing Debit Memo Past Due Notices and Month End Statements

5/28/14

Delta Offers Reminders for Unaccompanied Minor and Pet in Hold Policies and PNR Documentation for Summer Travel

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News Archive - April, 2014

4/10/14

Summer Travel Tips for Venice Italy

4/04/14

Delta Offers Savings from Seattle to Europe and Asia

4/04/14

Third-Party International Lounge Access Update

4/03/14

Delta Implements PNR Synchronization for Sabre, Apollo and Galileo

4/03/14

Embargo for Unaccommpanied Minors and Pets as Checked Baggage for Connections in MSP

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News Archive - March, 2014

03/27/2014

KLM Offers Travel Options for Customers Affected by the KL Suspension to Manston (Kent) Airport

03/18/2014

Delta Updates its Same-Day Confirmed Travel Program for Premium Cabin

03/13/2014

Netherlands Road Closures

03/12/2014

Embargo for Unaccompanied Minors and Pets as Checked Baggage for Connections in DTW

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News Archive - February, 2014

02/28/2014

New Medallion Choice Benefits Options Go into Effect
March 1

02/20/2014

Delta and Olympic Air to Frequent Flyer Partnership Agreement

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News Archive - January, 2014

01/23/2014

Delta Updates Group Booking Policy to Guarantee Q Surcharge

01/16/2014

Delta Continues Transcon Enhancements With New Food and Wine

01/16/2014

Ban on Carry-On Liquids, Gels and Aerosols on Flights Departing From Russia

01/10/2014

New Delta Sky Club Membership Options

01/08/2014 

Air France Announces Summer 2014 Aircraft Change for Flights Between Toronto (YYZ) and Paris (CDG)

01/08/2014    

Now Available eCheck-In for Air France Ottawa Shuttle Passengers

01/02/2014

Delta Updates its Baggage Policy to Israel Effective January 1, 2014

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2013

 Jan / Feb / Mar / Apr / May / June / July / Aug / Sept / Oct / Nov / Dec

 

News Archive - December, 2013

12/27/13

Alitalia – Agency Debit Memo Policy Update

12/25/13

Air France and KLM Rebooking Options due to Winter Weather in France

12/23/13

Atlanta Airport Advisory – Road Construction

12/19/13

2014 Medallion Qualification Program Updates

12/11/13

Delta Updates SkyMiles Medallion Program for 2014

12/09/13

Air France and KLM Rebooking Options due to Civil Unrest in Central Africa – Bulletin 1

12/08/13

Air France and KLM Rebooking Options due to Winter Weather in the United States

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News Archive - November, 2013

11/26/13

French CO2 Reporting Requirement

11/21/13

AZ Issues Policy due Staff Strike in MIL and FLR on Nov. 22

11/15/13

Requesting a Child Meal (CHML) for DL*/KL-Operated and DL*/AF-Operated Flights

11/08/13

SkyMiles Award Travel Changes

11/05/13

AF and KLM Offer Travel Options for Windy Weather Conditions in AMS – Nov 5, 2013 - Update

11/04/13

AF and KLM Offer Travel Options for Windy Weather Conditions in AMS - Nov 4, 2013

11/01/13 

DL Travel Exception Policy – Security Incident at LAX – Bulletin 1

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News Archive - October, 2013

10/31/13

 Bulk Fare Ticketing Policy (BT)

10/31/13

Delta Updates Change Fee for Tickets Issued for Intra-Asia Travel Using Complimentary eCerts

10/28/13

Alitalia Issues Reprotection Guidelines due to Flight Crew Strike on October 29, 2013

10/19/13

 Flat-Bed Seats in JFKLAX Transcon Markets Available in GDS

10/18/13

Delta Offers Double Miles from Seattle to San Francisco, Los Angeles and Las Vegas

10/18/13

Delta Introduces Full Flat-Bed Seats in more European Markets

10/18/13

Delta Expands and Offers New Service to Several Cities in the Caribbean

10/16/13

 Italy General Strike – Bulletin 1 – October 16, 2013

10/16/13

 Typhoon Wipha – Bulletin 2 – October 16, 2013

10/14/13

TSA Working to Expand PreCheck Program

10/13/13

Typhoon Wipha – Bulletin 1 – October 13, 2013

10/09/13

New Technology Implemented to Assist Travel Professionals

10/08/13

French Air Traffic Controller Dispute – October 8, 2013

10/04/13

Tropical Storm Karen Bulletin 1 - October 4, 2013

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News Archive - September, 2013

09/26/13

Delta Announces New Names for Delta SkyMiles Award Levels

09/24/13

Delta Launches Refreshed Agency Website

09/20/13

AF Modifies Standard Ticket Time Limit Flight Firming Process

09/20/13

Typhoon Usagi Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - September 20, 2013

09/19/13

Alitalia Offers Rebooking Options Due to the civil Unrest in the Middle East

09/17/13

Air France and KLM Offer Rebooking Options Due to the Civil Unrest in the Middle East ** Update September 17, 2013 **

09/17/13

Middle East Civil Unrest Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 5 – September 17, 2013

09/16/13

Air France and KLM Offer Updated Travel Options due to the Situation in Egypt **Update September 16, 2013**

09/15/13

Egypt Civil Unrest Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 3

09/13/13

Delta Introduces Smart Travel Pack Options

09/13/13

Typhoon Man-yi Bulletin 1 - September 13, 2013

09/10/13

Air France – French National Strike September 10, 2013

09/09/13

Air France and KLM Offer Rebooking Options Due to the Civil Unrest in the Middle East * Update September 9, 2013 **

09/09/13

New Crossover Rewards Benefit Now Available for Starwood Preferred Guest Platinum Elite Members

09/02/13

Middle East Civil Unrest Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 3 - September 2, 2013

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News Archive - August, 2013

08/30/13

Air France and KLM Offer Rebooking Options due to the Civil Unrest in the Middle East –  ** Update August 30, 2013 **

08/29/13

Air France and KLM Offer Travel Options due to the Situation in Egypt **Update August 29, 2013**

08/29/13

Egypt Civil Unrest Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 2 – August 29, 2013

08/28/13

Air France Prohibits Transportation of Pets to India

08/28/13

Middle East Civil Unrest Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1- August 28, 2013

08/27/13

Technical Issue Affects Delta-marketed Korean Air-operated Flights

08/20/13

AF and KL Operational Update Due to the Curfew in Cairo, Egypt – August 20, 2013

08/20/13

Egypt Civil Unrest Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 – August 20, 2013

08/20/13

Manila Flooding Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 – August 20, 2013

08/20/13

Tropical Storm Trami (Taipei, Taiwan) Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 – August 20, 2013

08/14/13

SkyMiles Award Travel Changes

08/12/13

New York City Area Weather Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 – August 12, 2013

08/08/13

Air France and KLM Extend Travel Options Due to a Fire at Nairobi Airport (NBO) ** Update **August 8, 2013

08/08/13

New York City Area Weather Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 – August 8, 2013

08/05/13

Alitalia Issues an Infant Travel Policy Reminder

08/02/13

Train Service Disruption between Central Paris and CDG Airport

08/01/13

Delta Updates Group Booking Policy

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News Archive - July, 2013

07/31/13

New York City Area Weather Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - July 31, 2013

07/25/13

Air France Increases Minimum Connection Time for Connections from ORY to CDG for Travel to Select Africa Destinations

070/25/13

Delta Discontinuing Check Acceptance at Airports

07/22/13

Air France and KLM Offer Travel Options Due to the Situation in Egypt **Update July 22, 2013**

07/22/13

New York City Area Airports Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 – July 22, 2013

07/19/13

Delta Military Baggage Exception Reminder

07/12/13

Delta Reminds Departing JFK Customers to Confirm Terminal and Gate Information before Airport Arrival - July 12, 2013

07/12/13

London Heathrow’s Airport Closure – July 12, 2013

07/12/13

Visa Requirements for Travel from Moscow or Saint Petersburg to the U.S. through Pisa

07/11/13

Air France and KLM Offer Travel Options Due to the Situation in Egypt **Update July 11, 2013**

07/11/13

Delta Air Lines Announces the Final Phase of Economy Comfort Seats through Travelport GDS Systems

07/11/13

Delta to Start New Nonstop Service between Fargo, N.D. and Atlanta

07/10/13

Typhoon Soulik Travel Exception Policy Bulletin1 - July 10, 2013

07/09/13

Northeast Weather Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 2 - July 10, 2013

07/07/13

SFO Airport Update

07/06/13

Temporary Closure of the San Francisco Airport Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - July 6, 2013

07/01/13

Delta Amends Select Domestic and International Baggage Policies

07/01/13

Delta Updates Its Change and Refund Fees for Tickets Issued Using a Delta Agency Discount (AD) Program

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News Archive - June, 2013

06/28/13

Rio de Janeiro Civil Unrest Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - June 28, 2013

06/27/13

Delta Air Lines Economy Comfort Seats through Travelport GDS Systems Expanded to Additional Countries

06/27/13

Sao Paulo Civil Unrest Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - June 27, 2013

06/26/13

Northeast Inclement Weather Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - June 26, 2013

06/25/13

Air France Adjusts Schedule for G20 Summit in St. Petersburg, Russia – September 3-6, 2013

06/24/13

Air France and KLM Offer Travel Options for Customers Affected by the Haze Situation in Singapore

06/24/13

Delta Acquires 49 Percent Stake in Virgin Atlantic and Marks the Date with New Codeshare and Frequent Flyer Partnership

06/24/13

Delta Updates Domestic Ticketing Time Limits Policy

06/21/13

Air France Updates Stretcher Policy

06/21/13

Calgary Flooding Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - June 21, 2013

06/21/13

Sao Paulo, Brazil Civil Unrest Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - June 21, 2013

06/18/13

Delta Updates Change Fee for Complimentary Delta eCerts for Transatlantic and Transpacific Travel

06/18/13

Delta Updates Transpacific Change and Cancellation Fees and Reissue Policy

06/18/13

Delta, Air France, KLM and Alitalia Update Transatlantic Change and Cancellation Fees

06/12/13

Air France Issues Travel Policy Due to French Railways Strike **Updated June 12**

06/11/13

Air France Issues Travel Exception Policy Due to French Railways Strike - June 13, 2013

06/08/13

French Air Traffic Control Strike June 11-June13 Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - June 8, 2013

06/05/13

Delta/Air France/KLM Travel Exception Policies Issued to Address Heavy Flooding in Prague and Budapest

06/04/13

Prague Flooding Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - June 4, 2013

06/03/13

Istanbul, Turkey Civil Unrest Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - June 3, 2013

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News Archive - May, 2013

05/29/13

KLM Offers Travel Options for Customers Affected by the Postponement of French Exams for Dutch VWO Students

05/25/13

KLM Offers Travel Options for Customers Affected by Unrest in the Stockholm Area

05/22/13

Delta Air Lines Economy Comfort Seats Now Available in More Countries through Travelport GDS Systems

05/22/13

Delta Updates Its Change Fee for Tickets Issued Using Delta Complimentary eCerts

05/22/13

Update May 22, 2013: Technical Issues with Delta Availability Displays in Amadeus GDS Now Resolved

05/20/13

Oklahoma City Weather

05/17/13

Air France Updates Travel Exception Policy due to the Situation in Bangui– May 17, 2013

05/15/13

Brussels, Belgium Airport Staff Strike Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 2 - May 15, 2013

05/15/13

KLM Introduces Baggage Policy Updates for intra-European Travel

05/06/13

Air France Africa Travel Exception Policy - Bulletin 2 - May 6, 2013

05/03/13

Air France Operated Flights to Africa for Travel on May 3- 6 **Updated May 3 **

05/03/13

Delta Updates its Change Fees in Additional Markets

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News Archive - April, 2013

04/30/13

Delta Increases Change Fees for Domestic Travel

04/22/13

Air France Issues Travel Exception Policy due to Security Staff Strike in Marseille, France – April 22, 2013**UPDATE**

04/22/13

Air France Updates Travel Exception Policy Due to the Situation in Bangui – April 22, 2013**Update**

04/19/13

Boston Airport Waiver Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - April 19, 2013

04/18/13

Chicago Weather Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - April 18, 2013

04/15/13

Boston Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1- April 15, 2013

04/11/13

Delta Updates its Same-Day Travel Programs

04/11/13

System Maintenance Sunday, April 14, 2013

04/09/13

Delta Air Lines Economy Comfort Seats Now Available through Travelport GDS Systems

04/09/13

Upper Midwest Winter Weather Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - April 9, 2013

04/08/13

Denver Winter Weather Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - April 8, 2013

04/05/13

Winds at Tokyo-Nartia Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - April 5, 2013

04/03/13

Delta's Expansion at JFK T4 to be Reflected in New Terminal Designations via the GDS

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News Archive -March, 2013

03/24/13

Northeast U.S. Winter Storm Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - March 24, 2013

03/23/13

Midwest U.S. Storm Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - March 23, 2013

03/22/13

Alitalia’s New Infant Travel Policy

03/22/13

Delta Discontinues Service to Georgetown, Guyana Effective May 7, 2013

03/18/13

Delta, Fare Class Alignment – Phase 4, the Final Phase

03/18/13

New England and Select Canadian Cities Storm Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - March 18, 2013

03/17/13

Winds at Tokyo-Nartia Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - March 17, 2013

03/14/13

Air France Issues Travel Exception Policy due to Security Staff Strike in Dusseldorf and Cologne, Germany – March 15, 2013

03/13/13

Snow in Paris, France Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 2 - March 13, 2013

03/10/13

Dusseldorf Germany Airport Security Staff Strike Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - March 10, 2013

03/08/13

Colorado Winter Storm Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - March 8, 2013

03/07/13

Air France Issues Travel Exception Policy due to Security Staff Strike in Cologne, Germany

03/07/13

Northeast U.S. Winter Storm Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 2 - March 7, 2013

03/07/13

WestJet and Air France Launch Enhanced Partnership

03/04/13

Great Lakes Winter Travel Exception Travel Policy Bulletin 1 - March 4, 2013

03/04/13

Mid-Atlantic Winter StormTravel Exception Travel Policy Bulletin 1 - March 4, 2013

03/03/13

Northern Plains Winter Storm Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - March 3, 2013

03/01/13

Delta Fare Class Alignment - Phase 3 Continues

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News Archive - February, 2013

02/25/13

Central Plains Winter Storm Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 2 - February 25, 2013

02/25/13

Midwest Winter Storm Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - February 25, 2013

02/24/13

Central Rockies Winter Storm Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - February 24, 2013

02/22/13

Air France Increases Minimum Check-in time for Paris (CDG) to Select Africa Destinations

02/22/13

New England Winter Storm Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - February 22, 2013

02/21/13

Great Lakes Region Winter Storm Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - February 21, 2013

02/19/13

Central Plains Winter Storm Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - February 19, 2013

02/19/13

Central Rockies Winter Storm Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - February 19, 2013

02/19/13

Hamburg Germany Airport Security Staff Strike Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - February 19, 2013

02/13/13

Amsterdam Snow Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - February 13, 2013

02/13/13

German Airport Security Staff Strike Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 2 - February 14, 2013

02/10/13

Midwest Winter Weather Travel Exception Policy - Bulletin 1 - February 10, 2013

02/09/13

Snow in Paris Travel Exception Policy - Bulletin 1 - February 9, 2013

02/08/13

Northeast U.S. and Select Canadian Airports Winter Weather Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 3 - February 8, 2013

02/07/13

Air France Issues Travel Exception Policy due to Situation in Tunisia

02/07/13

Northeast U.S. and Select Canadian Airports Winter Weather Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 2 - February 7, 2013

02/06/13

Delta’s Group Utilization Policy for Trans-Atlantic Group Travel

02/04/13

Tokyo, Japan Winter Storm Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - February 4, 2013

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News Archive - January, 2013

01/30/13

Delta to Terminate Interline Agreements with Kuwait Airways, Qatar Airways, Aerosvit Airlines and Turkish Airlines

01/30/13

Northeast U.S. Weather Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - January 30, 2013

01/27/13

Northeast U.S. Winter Storm Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - January 27, 2013

01/25/13

KLM Suspends Service Between Amsterdam (AMS) and Tehran (IKA)

01/25/13

Snow in Amsterdam, Netherlands (AMS) Travel Exception Policy Bulletin 1 - January 25, 2013

01/24/13

Security Staff Strike in Cologne and Dusseldorf Germany

01/21/13

Snow in Amsterdam Travel Exception Policy - Bulletin 3 - January 21, 2013

01/21/13

Snow in London Travel Exception Policy - Bulletin 4 - January 21, 2013

01/21/13

Snow in Manchester Travel Exception Policy - Bulletin 1 - January 21, 2013

01/21/13

Snow in Paris Travel Exception Policy - Bulletin 4 - January 21, 2013

01/20/13

Snow in London Travel Exception Policy - Bulletin 3 - January 20, 2013

01/20/13

Snow in Paris Travel Exception Policy - Bulletin 3 - January 20, 2013

01/18/13

Heavy rain and flooding in Jakarta

01/14/13

Amsterdam Winter Weather Travel Exception Policy - Bulletin 1 - January 14, 2013

01/11/13

Delta’s Codeshare Partner Virgin Australia (VA) Migrates to Sabre Reservations System

01/04/13

Air France – Situation in Bangui - January 4, 2013

01/03/13

Hurricane Dumile - Air France Travel Exception Policy - January 3, 2013

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