COVID-19 Air Travel

UK to ease restrictions for both vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers

The UK government has decided to ease travel restrictions, doing away with arrival tests for vaccinated travelers and isolation period for the unvaccinated....


All Philippine domestic airlines abide by government’s "no vax,no ride" policy

All domestic airlines in the Philippines abide by the government’s ‘no vax,no ride’ policy, accepting only fully vaccinated passengers....


AirAsia Philippines to implement "no vax, no ride/ fly" policy set by govt

AirAsia Philippines will implement a fully vaxxed-only policy towards its passengers as the country’s government sets a “no vax, no ride” initiative....


Qantas and Jetstar reduce flights as COVID-19 cases continue to surge

 Qantas and Jetstar are canceling scheduled flights due to surge in COVID-19 cases...


HK to ban transit passengers from high-risk nations as part of ‘Zero-Covid’ plan

Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) is set to ban transit passengers from designated high-risk countries  ...


Philippine Airlines cancels flights as crew fall ill from COVID-19 Omicron surge

Philippine Airlines cancels several flight routes as passengers and crew fall ill amid the surge of COVID-19’s Omicron variant.  ...


Australia to tighten booster shot rules for aviation workers

Aviation workers in Australia will soon see their existing COVID-19 vaccine mandate extended to include a third dose...


Virgin Australia to reduce capacity by 25% amid Omicron spread

Virgin Australia cancels a quarter of its flights for the rest of January and February 2022 due to the rise in Omicron cases.   ...


HK travel restrictions likely to dampen economic growth, analyst group warns

Financial market analyst Fitch Ratings has warned that Hong Kong travel restrictions are likely to dampen the nation’s economic growth.  ...


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   ...