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Hyatt scoops 85 Luxury Hotels buying out Two Roads Hospitality

Hyatt has 821 hotels around the globe. It has 28 properties in India. Hyatt has been for a long time looking to expand its portfolio significantly by taking over Hospitality groups. Hyatt has bought Two Road Hospitality for USD 480 million. Two Roads Hospitality has a portfolio of close to 100 hotels under Alila, Destination, Joie de Vivre, Thomson, tommie and some affiliate hotels.

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Exclusive: First look inside Etihad’s The House Lounge at London Heathrow Terminal 4

On Saturday, October 6, 2018, Etihad Airways opened doors to its new airport lounge in London Heathrow Terminal 4. ‘The House’ lounge is operated in partnership with No1 Lounges and named The House- Home of Etihad Airways and other leading airlines. Here’s an exclusive look inside The House on its opening day.

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Air India’s terrible fleet utilisation & golden codeshare opportunity missed?

Air India currently has a fleet of 124 aircraft excluding subsidiaries. The fleet comprises of 22 Airbus A319, 34 Airbus A320/A320neo, 20 Airbus A321, 4 Boeing B747, 18 Boeing B777 and 27 Boeing B787-8. Their Boeing B777s and B787s are heavily underutilised so is their narrowbody fleet. Air India only requires 11/16 Boeing B777 aircraft and 22/27 Boeing B787 aircraft they have in their fleet. Rest of the fleet is sitting on the ground either for maintenance or want of routes to ply on.

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