November 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);2010 Travel Awards, p38
Trade Publication
The article reports on the challenges that the long-haul sector are facing during recession in Great Britain. It states that the sector is battling for recession as bookings slowed down during January and February because consumer confidence has become low. It notes that bookings will come back for summer 2010 due to a well-publicised strength of the euro. Meanwhile, the increase of the Airline Passenger Duty (APD) poses significant threat to the sector.


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