The international airport in the Spanish region of Murcia will have links to destinations across the UK.
The ambitious target has been hit two years early, says the Los Angeles Tourism Convention Board.
South Bank hotel to be managed by the Lore Group and will operate as normal during transition.
The Abu Dhabi Corniche has event space for up to 2,000, while the Al Ain features a garden area for al fresco social gatherings.
Flybe shares nosedive again as investors discover they will not be able to vote on the deal.
Heightened business uncertainty has seen UK marketing budget growth stall, although events budgets have risen 2.6%.
New 133-room DoubleTree hotel features lake-front views, a ballroom for 700 delegates and four restaurants.