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Vaccines take flight: Airlines sign to accelerate the rollout

Vaccines take flight: Airlines sign to accelerate the rollout

?While airlines continue to struggle with endless border closures, quarantine laws, and lack of government financial support in some of the hardest-hit areas on the planet, the important role airlines play ...

Destination: Recovery

Destination: Recovery

Aviation sector recovery is not yet on the horizon. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced a revised outlook for airline industry performance in 2020 and 2021.

Airlines sustain skeleton global networks on cargo revenues

Airlines sustain skeleton global networks on cargo revenues

Pandemic-induced crisis continues to be devastating and unrelenting for the global economy, aviation industry in particular.

IATA downgrades Middle East 2020 traffic forecast; sees only 60mn travellers this year

IATA downgrades Middle East 2020 traffic forecast; sees only 60mn travellers this year

IATA downgraded its traffic forecast for the Middle East for 2020 and said it expected to see only 60mn travellers in the region this year compared to 203mn in 2019.

The rise of travel bubbles

The rise of travel bubbles

For countries still battling with high levels of Covid-19 spreading inside the country (such as the UK and the US) recovery is not yet on the horizon for their respective aviation industries.

'Bad math': Airlines' Covid safety analysis challenged by expert

'Bad math': Airlines' Covid safety analysis challenged by expert

A campaign by coronavirus-stricken aviation giants to persuade the world it's safe to fly has been questioned by one of the scientists whose research it draws upon.

Unimaginably difficult time for aviation; rebuilding passenger confidence a must

Unimaginably difficult time for aviation; rebuilding passenger confidence a must

As the world is fighting to get out of the grips of the Covid-19 pandemic, the aviation industry goes through an unimaginably difficult time, seeing demand destruction, burning through cash and struggling to stay afloat.

Airlines call for Covid-19 tests before all international flights

Airlines call for Covid-19 tests before all international flights

Global airlines called on Tuesday for airport Covid-19 tests for all departing international passengers to replace the quarantines they blame for exacerbating the travel slump.

Summer disappointing for airlines, what next?

Summer disappointing for airlines, what next?

The coronavirus pandemic has decimated air travel globally. Airlines worldwide have been largely grounded since mid-March.

Airlines implement mandatory mask policies for passengers, crew onboard

Airlines implement mandatory mask policies for passengers, crew onboard

If there’s one certainty amid all of the uncertainty…it’s this — we all need up mask up.

Fraudsters target airlines under cover of pandemic

Fraudsters target airlines under cover of pandemic

Fraudsters seem to have taken advantage of the Covid-19 pandemic to increase the pace of their nefarious activities, targeting even the airline industry.

Airlines ‘culling’ aging jetliners: The end of an era for ‘Big Birds’?

Airlines ‘culling’ aging jetliners: The end of an era for ‘Big Birds’?

The Covid-19 pandemic has plunged the global airline industry into its deepest peace-time crisis ever.