Here are some of the relevant travel news headlines and stories from the previous week through today:
- WOW Airline plans transAtlantic fleet – The budget carrier from Iceland has 30 aircraft lined up for connections between the United States and Europe. (Skift)
- US public transit at 58-year high – Travelers to large US cities helped the use of public transportation reach a 58-year high in 2014. (Philly)
- US int’l tourism at record high – 2014 saw the United States welcome a record 75 million international visitors last year.
- Strike ends Norwegian woes, for now – An 11-day strike was finally called off as hundreds of pilots reached a deal with the Scandinavian airline. (AP)