Airline Recovery

Lufthansa returns to profit amid extended summer travel boom

Lufthansa returns to profit in the third quarter and says new bookings are at 80% of pre-crisis levels  ...


Emirates to recover 90% of US flights by December 2021

Emirates aims to restore around 80% of flights to the United States by October 2021, and more than 90% by December 2021.  ...


Qantas CEO postpones decision over $3.3 million worth bonus

The CEO of Qantas Airways Alan Joyce postpones his decision whether he will accept a $3.3 million bonus in airline shares....


Wizz Air sees spike in passenger numbers, load factor in August 2021

Wizz Air reports a promising spike in passenger numbers and load factor in August 2021.  ...


O’Leary: Ryanair to serve 10.5 million passengers in August

Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary says  the airline is recovering strongly, expecting to fly around 10.5 million passengers in August 2021.  ...


Etihad reports recovery upswing in Q2 2021

Etihad Airways reported a diminishing loss of $400 million in its Q2 results for 2021....


Domestic traffic to reach full capacity, Qantas CEO says

Qantas CEO optimistic of a full domestic capacity recovery from July 1, 2021,  on the back of firm domestic and leisure demand in Australia.  ...


IAG bets on contactless technologies to speed up recovery

IAG reports the operating loss of €1,068 for Q1 2021 and bets on contactless technology as well as digital passports to encourage the air travel recovery....


JetBlue confident in future despite $636M loss in Q1 2021

JetBlue recorded a pre-tax loss of $636 million for Q1 2021 but seems to be confident about the company’s financial future....


Norwegian Air to seek additional aid prior to bankruptcy exit

Norwegian Air to seek 6 billion crowns ($711 million) in capital, prior to its exit from bankruptcy protection in May 2021....