Monthly Archives: May 2020

Italy set to reopen all airports from June 3rd

All Italian airports will be able to reopen from June 3rd, after some were closed in March amid the country’s coronavirus shutdown.

“It will be possible to proceed with the reopening of all airports from …

United Airlines cutting 13 top jobs, adding international flights in July

United Airlines Holdings Inc (UAL.O) said on Friday it will eliminate 13 officer positions even as it adds international flights back to its network, part of a restructuring to address the hit on its business …

Boeing is building the 737 Max again even though it is not yet approved to fly

Boeing restarted production of the troubled 737 Max, even though the Federal Aviation Administration has yet to give its approval for the jet to fly again, and as demand for new jets has ground to …

Qatar Airways maintains ‘flexible, agile network’ amid Covid-19 challenges

Qatar Airways has maintained a flexible and agile network since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic although Covid-19 lockdowns have led to an almost complete standstill in airline travel worldwide.

The national airline helped bring …

Germany reaches EU deal on $9.9bn Lufthansa bailout

The German government worked out its differences with the European Commission over a 9bn euro ($9.9bn) bailout of Deutsche Lufthansa AG, clearing the way for the rescue of Europe’s biggest airline to move forward.

After …