Coronavirus

Vietnam suspends entry of foreign travelers as COVID surges

The Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam announced the temporary suspension of passenger entry at two international airports: Tan Son Nhat and Noi Bai....


Transat to receive up to $570 million financial aid from Canada

Transat reached an agreement with the Canadian authorities which will provide it with up to $570 million additional cash...


IATA’s Willie Walsh deplores COVID-19 test profiteering

IATA’s newly appointed director Willie Walsh called for a cheaper, more streamlined passenger experience to support travel recovery....


Parallels between post-9/11 shock and current pandemic

How are COVID-19 and post-9/11 crises similar and different for the aviation industry? ...


American Airlines posts $8.9 billion loss in challenging 2020

American Airlines reported a net loss of $8.9 billion amid the global pandemic...


Boeing reports huge quarterly loss, 777X launch delayed to late 2023

Boeing posted a net loss of $8.42 billion in the fourth quarter of 2020, hit by several charges including one of $6.5 billion for the 777X program delay...


Safety and mental health: aviation’s newest crisis? | Best of 2020

Crisis of safety and mental health might be looming in the horizon, while aviation battles coronavirus pandemic....


Canada to impose COVID-19 tests to inbound passengers

Canada will soon make negative COVID-19 tests mandatory for airline passengers to enter or return to the country...


France to become the main shareholder of Air France-KLM?

France could reportedly double its share in the airline with an injection of €4 to 5 billion, becoming the main shareholder of Air France-KLM....


BREAKING| Paris Air Show 2021 canceled over COVID-19 uncertainty

Paris Air Show - Le Bourget 2021 is canceled due to "the uncertainty linked to the health crisis of COVID-19."...