Norwegian Air Shuttle
Norwegian Air Shuttle. Taken by Flickr user Aero Icarus.

Here are some of the relevant travel news headlines and stories from the previous week through today:

  • Ukraine levies sanctions on Russian airlines – As the tensions between the two countries show no signs of cooling, Ukraine has placed a ban on many Russian flights to the country, which will impact carriers such as Aeroflot, Transaero, and others. (Skift)
  • Norwegian and Ryanair close to partnership – Along with the news that Norwegian will add nonstop service with their new 737’s, the company is near a deal with Ryanair to act as feeder flights for Norwegian’s longer routes. (Bloomberg)
  • JFK’s TWA terminal will become hotel – The iconic TWA terminal that has been vacant in New York City’s JFK airport will now become a 505-key hotel. (USA Today)
  • The US eased Cuba travel further – Though travel to the island nation has eased even more, tourists are still not allowed to go there for “tourist activities.” (Skift)

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