COVID-19

China to suspend more flights amid Omicron surge

China is suspending more incoming flights, after passengers test positive for COVID-19...


Delta sees recovery picking up pace from end of February after Omicron delay

 Omicron has delayed demand recovery, Delta Air Lines says as it unveils a 2021 loss of $3.4B...


France to ease restrictions on travelers from Britain

France will ease entry requirements for British tourists from January 14, 2022 ...


Supply chain issues hit air cargo demand in November 2021

Supply chain disruption unexpectedly knocked air cargo demand growth in November 2021, according to the latest IATA figures ...


Finnair latest to cut schedules due to Omicron-sickness among staff

Finnair is cutting 20% of its schedule for February and delaying the start of some long-haul services due to increased staff sickness...


Heathrow hit by Omicron, says 2021 passengers less than 25% of pre-COVID levels

2021 passenger numbers at Heathrow were less than 25% of pre-COVID levels, with Omicron hitting December travel plans  ...


Finnair domestic flights hit by evening booze ban

Finnair says it can no longer sell alcohol on domestic flights after 5pm due to COVID-19 restrictions on Finnish restaurants and bars...


Alaska Airlines faces staff shortage, cuts January flights

Alaska Airlines said it will reduce flights by 10% in January 2022 due to a spike in the COVID-19 infections among staff   ...


Xi’an Airport halts international flights over COVID-19 surge

Xi’an Xianyang Airport (XIY) in China’s Guanzhong province suspends international flights over a surge in COVID-19 cases ...


Eurocontrol data: What’s the outlook for European air traffic in 2022?

Eurocontrol data reveals how European air traffic performed in 2021 and what is expected for 2022...