Aviation Recovery

East and Southeast Asia: when will domestic and international travel recover?

The recovery in the East and Southeast Asia region may take another three years.  ...


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....


COVID tests: stuck between high airfares & frauds

Concerns raised over high PCR testing fees, hiked airfares and a possible increase in fraudulent COVID-19 results....


Wizz Air hopes gradual traffic recovery in late summer 2021

While Wizz Air expects to face a net loss of up to €495 million for FY2021, it also predicts a gradual traffic recovery in late summer 2021....


EasyJet hopes to see capacity levels rise in May 2021

EasyJet bets on a strong summer season of 2021 and expects to see its capacity levels rise from May 2021.    ...


Business travellers gauge lower flight frequency post-restrictions

  Business travellers gauge lower flight frequency after the pandemic restrictions are lifted, survey shows.  ...


IATA sees no sign of recovery, as air travel numbers plunge

IATA noted a continuous trend of negative air travel demand in February 2021....


Ethiopian Airlines takes lead in vaccine distribution

As the transportation of the COVID-19 vaccine unfolds, Ethiopian Airlines is positioned to take a leading role in the vaccine’s distribution to global pharmaceutical chains. In an interview with Reuters, the airline’s representatives predict that demand for this service will remain in the market for the next three years. In an agreement made in December 2020, with Cainiao Network, the logistics arm of China’s Alibaba Group, the...


Lufthansa Group expects sharp recovery in summer 2021

The CEO of Lufthansa Group expects a “sharp recovery” in passenger traffic around the summer season of 2021.   ...


When will aviation recover in full?

Analysts forecast that the aviation industry will start to recover in 2021, but the road to a full recovery is expected to be long and difficult.  ...