Tagged Airport Rentals

Sixt Opens Franchises at Boston and Charleston Airports

Sixt SE and its U.S. Franchise Unit (Sixt Franchise USA, LLC) have opened two new franchise locations to service Boston Logan International Airport and Charleston International Airport.


June Rates Lower Than Past Two Years

The June 2015 average rate quote was down $4.85 from a year ago, according to The Tennant Group and Rate-Highway’s 50-City rate survey. Last year, a spike in recalls caused rates to increase from the third week of June and all of July, but they dropped by the last week of July.


Sixt Creates “Queen” Visit Video

With Queen Elizabeth II visiting Frankfurt last week, Sixt Germany created a fun video featuring the “queen” and if she had rented a car from Sixt during her trip.


San Diego Airport Celebrates Rental Center’s Construction Milestone

San Diego International Airport celebrated a milestone in its $316 million rental car center’s construction: completion of the 2,000,000-square-foot facility’s innovative concrete facade.


Silvercar Added to Austin A-List for Startups

Silvercar, the app-based car rental operation, has been named to the 2015 Austin A-List by the Austin Chamber of Commerce. Silvercar was honored as a promising startup company.


Avis Named Top Ground Transportation Provider

NetJets, a private aviation provider, has named Avis Car Rental as “Grand Transportation Provider of the Year.”


Green Motion Expands to Serbia

U.K-based car rental company Green Motion has opened a new franchise in Serbia under the Mega Trio Rent brand, which operates at Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport.


TravelAuto Adds U.S. Airport Locations

Travelauto.com, a UAE-based car rental and limousine services platform, has added Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Fox Rent-A-Car, Signature Car Rental, FlightCar and Sixt to offer car rentals at three U.S. airports: Los Angeles, Orlando and Las Vegas.


City Council to Vote on Airport Rental Facility

San Antonio’s City Council will decide whether to invest $166 million to build a new consolidated rental car facility at San Antonio International Airport.


May Rate Increase Appears Short-Lived

After Hertz Global Holdings announced a rate increase for its Hertz, Thrifty and Dollar brands in mid-May, airport rental rates increased slightly, according to The Tennant Group and Rate-Highway’s 50-City rate survey. But based on the June 5th survey, the rates have turned down again.


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