Travel Can Help Narrow the Gap in Record-High Trade Deficit

March 07, 2019

People don’t always think of travel as an export. But just as China exports products like Nike shoes or Lenovo laptops to the U.S., America is exporting air travel and hotel bookings to the Chinese market.?

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Travel Trends Index: Domestic, Int’l Travel Weather Shutdown Turbulence

March 05, 2019

Travel to and within the U.S. grew 3.2 percent year-over-year in January, according to the U.S. Travel Association’s latest Travel Trends Index (TTI)—marking the industry’s 109th straight month of overall expansion.

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New on the Itinerary: By the Numbers

February 28, 2019

The first “By the Numbers” takes a look at the latest economic impact numbers included in the?World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC)’s Wednesday?press release.

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U.S. Travel Hires Briggs as Industry Relations VP

February 25, 2019

Briggs comes to U.S. Travel from Miles Partnership, where she served as vice president of new business development for the past eight years.

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TSA Precheck Enrollment Soared in January Amid Partial Federal Government Shutdown

February 22, 2019

The TSA Precheck program saw its enrollment rate climb?36 percent?year-over-year in January, according to Politico.?

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U.S. Travel Thanks Congressional Leaders, White House for Averting Another Gov’t Shutdown

February 15, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association applauds the White House and congressional leaders for reaching an agreement to avert another costly partial federal government shutdown.?

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April 10-11, 2019
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National Travel and Tourism Week
May 5-11, 2019
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June 1-5, 2019
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