SpiceJet places most personnel on leave without pay during suspension period in India

SpiceJet reportedly placed all employees not actively working during the suspension of passenger services in India on leave without pay, effective 25-Mar-2020 to 31-Mar-2020, and…..

CAAC: International capacity at 1.2% of pre coronavirus level

CAAC stated (30-Mar-2020) that although the number of international frequencies to China will decline, the number of countries with which China is connected will be…..

Singapore Airlines to operate select services network wide from 12-Apr-2020 to 30-Apr-2020

Singapore Airlines plans to operate the following services from Singapore, from 12-Apr-2020 to 30-Apr-2020 (Routes Online, 27-Mar-2020): Auckland: Three times weekly; Brisbane: Four times weekly;…..

Myanmar bans all international commercial services until 13-Apr-2020

Myanmar‘s Government has banned all international commercial services until 13-Apr-2020 (Irra Waddy, 30-Mar-2020). All relief, cargo, medical evacuation and special flights are not affected by…..

Bangkok Airways suspends all international routes, some domestic

Bangkok Airways confirmed (30-Mar-2020) the suspension of all 20 international services from 29-Mar-2020 to 24-Oct-2020. The carrier is also suspending the following domestic services from…..

China Airlines files long haul operations for Apr-2020

China Airlines filed the following revised long haul operations for 29-Mar-2020 to 30-Apr-2020 (Routes Online, 26-Mar-2020): Taiwan Taoyuan-Amsterdam: Twice weekly with A350-900; Taiwan Taoyuan-Brisbane: Twice…..

All Nippon Airways files schedules for long haul operations for Apr-2020

All Nippon Airways filed (27-Mar-2020) additional changes to its scheduled long haul passenger services for 29-Mar-2020 to 24-Apr-2020 (Routes Online, 28-Mar-2020): Tokyo Haneda-Frankfurt: Three times…..

China Eastern Airlines outlines international network until early May-2020

China Eastern Airlines, via its official WeChat account, announced (28-Mar-2020) its international network until 02-May-2020 as follows: North America: Shanghai Pudong-New York JFK: Weekly from…..

India DGCA extends prohibition on domestic services until 14-Apr-2020

India‘s Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), via its official Twitter account, announced (27-Mar-2020) the extension of its prohibition on the operation of domestic passenger…..

China bans foreign inbound travel

China‘s Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced (26-Mar-2020) plans to temporarily suspend the entry into China of foreign nationals holding valid visas or residence permits, effective…..

CAAC restricts airline international passenger capacity

CAAC announced (26-Mar-2020) that China‘s airlines will be permitted to operate one weekly passenger frequency to one city per country, operating at no more than…..