Azul CEO John Rodgerson commented that “no one knows” when operations will return to normal following the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic (NeoFeed, 01-Apr-2020). He added: “I hope…..
Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport announced (06-Apr-2020) it is the first US airport to introduce Avidbots Neo, a fully autonomous floor scrubbing robot, to clean the airport. Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport CEO…..
IATA regional VP Americas Peter Cerda, via his personal LinkedIn account, urged (06-Apr-2020) the Government of Panama to grant immediate support to the air transport sector in the…..
In a surprising move when most airlines are announcing cuts, TAP Air Portugal plans to launch three further new routes during the winter 2020/2021 northern hemisphere schedule, as…..
Air France CEO Anne Rigail stated discussions with the French and Dutch governments are ongoing regarding support in response to COVID-19 (Le Figaro, 06-Apr-2020). She reported Air France-KLM has around EUR6…..
Swedish government to implement eight essential domestic services as travel restrictions are extended
Sweden‘s government plans to provide services on eight vital domestic routes to Kiruna, Luleå, Umeå, Östersund, Skellefteå, Örnsköldsvik, Sundsvall and Visby (Reuters/di.se, 06-Apr-2020). The Government Offices of Sweden announced (03-Apr-2020) Sweden‘s Ministry for Foreign…..
Seoul Incheon International Airport reported (07-Apr-2020) the following traffic highlights for Mar-2020: Passengers: 609,516, -89.6% year-on-year; International: 602,967, -89.7%; Domestic: 6549, -86.0%; Cargo: 237,106 tonnes,…..
easyJet announced (06-Apr-2020) it successfully issued a GBP600 million Commercial Paper through the COVID-19 Corporate Financing Facility (CCFF). easyJet also issued a utilisation request to fully draw down on its USD500 million Revolving Credit…..
Singapore Airlines plans to operate the following services from Singapore from 12-Apr-2020 to 30-Apr-2020 (Routes Online, 07-Apr-2020): Frankfurt: Three times weekly with Boeing 777-300ER; Hanoi:…..
Korean Air announced (07-Apr-2020) plans to place non essential personnel on leave for a six month period, effective 16-Apr-2020 to 15-Oct-2020, due to the impact…..
Air New Zealand chief revenue officer Cam Wallace, via his official Twitter account, stated (07-Apr-2020) the carrier is “Still running at 1% for future demand”,…..