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Rytis Beresnevicius
China limits international flights to one per week

China's Civil Aviation Administration (CAAC) has issued new operational restrictions to airlines operating in and out of China on international flights. The Administration, following the State Council's requirements, will only allow one weekly flight on one route to any specific country....


Rytis Beresnevicius
Coronavirus impact $29.3 billion in lost airline revenue

With the coronavirus outbreak continuing, predictions for the aviation industry look daunting: it is expected that for the first time since the financial crisis, the passenger demand is set to shrink....


Rytis Beresnevicius
Why would US block engine sales to Chinese-made C919?

With the rumored possibility of Unites States blocking General Electric exporting the LEAP-1C engine that powers the COMAC C919, could it be a display of soft power from the Trump administration?...


Zivile Zalagenaite
Report: European airports resilient to coronavirus

S&P Global Ratings estimates that novelty coronavirus, Covid-19, outbreak would only have a limited impact on European airports, as traffic to and from China and other countries in Asia Pacific region make up relatively small numbers of the total traffic in Europe. However, if the outbreak prolongs or causes further economic impact, the situation might change.   ...


Clement Charpentreau
Taiwan denounces Chinese strategic bomber incursion

In the past two days, multiple military aircraft of the Chinese People's Liberation Army have briefly entered Taiwan airspace, prompting a reaction from the island’s own air force....


AeroTime Extra
Top 5 future fighter jets of 2020

While several countries are still developing the fifth-generation of fighter jets, the most advanced so far, manufacturers around the world are already outlining the future of combat aircraft. Let's take a look at the most promising ones....


Rytis Beresnevicius
Coronavirus forces Airbus to close Tianjin, China FAL

With the coronavirus impacting the processes of production, Airbus has decided not to re-open its Final Assembly Line (FAL) in Tianjin, China after the Chinese New Year....


Clement Charpentreau
Cathay Pacific cuts capacity by 30% over coronavirus outbreak

As the first confirmed death from the coronavirus in Hong Kong is reported, and international airlines start suspending their flight to the city, Cathay Pacific announced it would reduce its flights to mainland China by 90%, cutting its overall flight capacity by about 30%....


Clement Charpentreau
Coronavirus: foreign aircraft scrambled for Wuhan evacuation

Governments around the world are organizing to repatriate their citizens via planes from Wuhan ‒ the heart of the Coronavirus epidemic. Meanwhile, several carriers have already announced the suspension of their flights to China to prevent the spread....


Clement Charpentreau
Airports take action against Chinese coronavirus spread

Airlines and airports in China and around the world are taking actions to contain the spread of the deadly and mysterious coronavirus that has already claimed 17 lives and infected more than 570 people....