Thursday, June 24, 2021

Airlines

Dubai airport reports 70% fall in passenger numbers amid pandemic

The number of travellers that passed through the major transit hub fell from more than 86 million in 2019 to 25.9 million in 2020.

Unprecedented 66% drop in air passengers last year, says industry group

The International Air Transport Association also warns that new, more transmissible variants of the coronavirus could hurt prospects for a recovery this year.

Hong Kong to require 2-week hotel quarantine for arriving flight crew

Many countries are introducing strict testing and quarantine rules for international flight crews.

Surge in airline collapses, mergers predicted for 2021 amid continuing Covid-19 crisis

A return to business as usual is not a viable option for the sector, says author of PricewaterhouseCoopers' Aviation Industry Outlook for 2021 report.

Data recovered from crashed Indonesia jet’s flight recorder

Data from the jet's recorder was found in good condition and is being examined.

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