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Category: Airline News

SriLankan Airlines CEO on COVID recovery and expanded cargo operations

eturbonews- April 14, 2021 0

What challenges are SriLankan Airlines facing due to the coronavirus and how is cargo helping in the recovery process? - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel ... Read More

Qantas CEO on COVID, the vaccine and aviation

eturbonews- April 14, 2021 0

With the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine and people around the globe getting vaccinated, the aviation industry is gearing up for what is hoped will ... Read More

British Airways CEO view on the future of aviation

eturbonews- April 14, 2021 0

In a live interview British Airways CEO Sean Doyle talks about the future of the airline and the aviation industry in general in this not-yet-post-pandemic ... Read More

Costa Rica’s Liberia Airport announces free COVID testing

eturbonews- April 14, 2021 0

Daniel Oduber Quiros Internationa Airport provides travelers with free antigen testing - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Boeing forecasts sufficient capital for aircraft financing

eturbonews- April 14, 2021 0

Financiers and investors understand the industry's resilience and the long-term fundamentals that make aircraft a valuable asset class - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News ... Read More

Carbon neutral flying – Lufthansa Compensaid now available to corporate customers

eturbonews- April 14, 2021 0

Lufthansa makes flying carbon neutral possible for individual travelers - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

FlyArystan launches international service to Georgia

eturbonews- April 14, 2021 0

Kazakhstan's first low-cost carrier launches Georgia flights - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

WestJet extends Mexico and Caribbean flight suspension

eturbonews- April 13, 2021 0

WestJet extends sun-flight suspensions until June 4, 2021 - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Turkish Airlines resumes flights to Seychelles

eturbonews- April 13, 2021 0

Turkish Airlines has announced that it will be resuming regular flights to the Seychelles islands from its home base, Istanbul Airport from Friday, April 23, ... Read More

International Travel Reopening in the United States Senate Hearing

Juergen T Steinmetz- April 13, 2021 0

We need the US Federal Government to enact the right policies to ensure all sectors of travel can recover as quickly as possible. There is ... Read More

Russia restricts passenger flights to Turkey, suspends Tanzania flights

eturbonews- April 13, 2021 0

The move is taken in view of the threat of the new coronavirus strain, says Kremlin - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

GoJet Airlines joins United Airlines’ Aviate pilot development program

eturbonews- April 13, 2021 0

Aviate provides those who aspire to a career as a United captain with the most direct route to achieving that goal - eTurboNews | Trends ... Read More

Israel plans to open international travel to vaccinated foreigners

eturbonews- April 13, 2021 0

Israel to begin welcoming vaccinated groups of international travelers back into the country - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Air Canada and Government of Canada conclude agreements on liquidity program

eturbonews- April 12, 2021 0

Air Canada entered the pandemic more than a year ago with one of the global airline industry's strongest balance sheets relative to its size - ... Read More

Bangladesh, the next COVID victim, suspends all international flights

eturbonews- April 12, 2021 0

Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh has suspended operation of around 500 international flights, scheduled to operate to and from Dhaka in a week from April ... Read More

Fraport introduces automatic license plate detection at Frankfurt Airport’s CargoCity South

eturbonews- April 12, 2021 0

New technology that automates the process of driving into FRA’s CargoCity South - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Korean Airlines expects profit this quarter

Juergen T Steinmetz- April 10, 2021 0

It's not all passenger traffic for an airline. This is very true for the South Korean flag carrier Korean Airlines. The carrier is expected to ... Read More

EU-US trade tariffs suspension proposed to solve Boeing-Airbus row

eturbonews- April 10, 2021 0

So far, tit-for-tat duties on various goods have affected nearly $50 billion in mutual trade - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Russia successfully tests first post-Soviet Russian-made large passenger jet

eturbonews- April 10, 2021 0

Test routes were specifically picked because of high humidity and low temperatures found there, which lead to ice formation on aircraft surfaces - eTurboNews | ... Read More

Time to clean up the airline: Wizz Air anti-worker practices exposed

eturbonews- April 9, 2021 0

Wizz Air management saw the COVID-19 crisis as the opportunity to "clean up the airline" - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

China’s tourism to rake in $195 billion in first half of 2021

eturbonews- April 9, 2021 0

China's tourism consumption is enjoying a speedy recovery and will see a consumption boom in the third quarter of this year, especially during the weeklong ... Read More

What ETOA says about new UK travel rules and the Global Travel Taskforce

eturbonews- April 9, 2021 0

Today, April 9, 2021, UK Secretary of State for Transport set out a framework to chart the safe return of international travel via an announcement ... Read More

Airlines ground 737 MAX jets after Boeing warns of new potential issue

eturbonews- April 9, 2021 0

United Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines pulled dozens of their 737 MAX jets out of service - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Alaska Airlines to open lounge at San Francisco International Airport

eturbonews- April 8, 2021 0

Alaska will move into the former American Airlines Admirals Club space in Terminal 2 - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Airbus and TNO to develop aircraft laser communication terminal

eturbonews- April 8, 2021 0

The project is part of the European Space Agency’s (ESA) ScyLight (Secure and Laser communication technology) program - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Air Astana launches Meet & Greet service

eturbonews- April 8, 2021 0

Air Astana will introduce a Meet & Greet service at Almaty and Nur-Sultan airport - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Kenya Airways last London flight

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- April 7, 2021 0

Kenya Airways is flying its last flight to the United Kingdom today, setting itself to beat the travel advisory deadline taking effect this Friday. - ... Read More

Volaris: 93% of 2020 capacity with 87% load factor in March 2021

eturbonews- April 7, 2021 0

For the second quarter of 2021, Volaris expects to operate approximately 110% of the 2019 second quarter capacity - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News ... Read More

Boeing’s revenue down by nearly 50 percent since 2018

eturbonews- April 7, 2021 0

The entire airline industry was significantly impacted by the pandemic of 2020 - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

IATA: Negative passenger demand trend continues in February

eturbonews- April 7, 2021 0

Passenger traffic fell in February 2021, both compared to pre-COVID levels (February 2019) and compared to the immediate month prior (January 2020) - eTurboNews | ... Read More