China: The Unanswered Question In Delta Air Lines’ Recovery

Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines held its fourth-quarter earnings call this week. Discussing various parts of the recovery, Delta’s executives were asked about China and how the airline was planning for the recovery... Read more »

Delta Air Lines Extends Credit Validity Amid Choppy Recovery

Delta Air Lines has extended its credit validity through the end of 2023, giving customers another year of flexibility with their travel. As other airlines are preparing to sunset their pandemic-era flexibility... Read more »

Gradual Recovery: airBaltic Hired 559 People Last Year

airBaltic is looking to continue its recovery into 2022. The airline certainly has the staff to back such a recovery, having hired almost 560 individuals during 2021. These employees were deployed across... Read more »

How American Airlines Set Its Largest Hubs Up For The Recovery

2021 was a big recovery year. After a sluggish start, travel demand started to come back from March, and the summer was a relatively strong one, though much of that recovery focused... Read more »

How Copa Airlines & Panama Are Navigating The COVID Recovery

Despite nearly shutting down for many months in 2020, the Panamanian carrier Copa Airlines expects a full recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic in 2022. The airline closed last year with nearly an... Read more »

LATAM Brazil Jumps To 95% Recovery In Capacity

LATAM Brazil has recovered 95% of its pre-pandemic domestic capacity, and it is leading the bounceback for the South American carrier. In December, LATAM is operating 583 daily domestic flights in 49... Read more »

Full aviation recovery still years away, says Heathrow | News

Heathrow has said passenger numbers were 60 per cent lower in November than before the Covid-19 pandemic. Just over three million people travelled from the airport last month, which was significantly up... Read more »

Trans-Tasman Airline Recovery Stalls After Travel Bubble Fiasco

International airline travel in the Southwest Pacific region, particularly international airline travel in the key Australia – New Zealand market, continues to lag nearly all industry recovery trajectories elsewhere in the world.... Read more »

A Long Road To Recovery For Cathay Pacific

Airlines without a domestic network to fall back on have been particularly hard hit by the travel downturn now nearly two years old, and none more so than Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific.... Read more »

Indian Airlines Make 73% Passenger Recovery In October, GoAir Overtakes SpiceJet

Indian airlines continued their strong recovery into October. Traffic data for the month shows 8.98 million passengers taking to the skies, a 73% recovery compared to the same month in 2019. The... Read more »

Heathrow continues on path to recovery | News

Over three million passengers travelled through Heathrow during October, delivering a sixth consecutive month of growth at the airport. Relaxation of travel rules ahead of half-term unleashed pent up demand, the airport... Read more »

Boeing narrows losses as Covid-19 recovery continues | News

Boeing has reported third-quarter revenue of $15.3 billion, driven by higher commercial airplanes and services volume. The company reported a net loss of $132 million, or a GAAP loss per share of... Read more »

Heathrow takes first steps on long road to recovery | News

Heathrow experienced its first full quarter of passenger growth since 2019 in the three months to September, underscoring strong pent-up demand for travel. Passenger numbers over the third quarter recovered to 28... Read more »

CityJet Eyes Fleet Expansion For Post COVID-19 Recovery

Dublin-based Irish regional airline CityJet is looking to increase the size of its fleet in preparation for a post-COVID-19 recovery in Europe. The airline focuses on charter flights and the wet leasing... Read more »

Flagship Route Recovery: Emirates Eyes London Gatwick Return

Dubai-based carrier Emirates has penciled in a date to resume the second of three pre-pandemic routes to the British capital, London. The airline will resume flights from London Gatwick on December 10th.... Read more »

Boeing predicts aviation recovery by 2024 | News

Boeing has released its annual forecast for the commercial, defence and space aerospace market, reflecting signs of a recovery following the impacts of Covid-19. The Boeing Market Outlook (BMO) states that commercial... Read more »

Airbus Says The A321XLR Will Play A Key Role In Aviation’s Recovery

The Airbus A321XLR is expected to enter service in 2023, offering a range of up to 4,700 NM (8,700 km), along with a 30% lower fuel burn and carbon emissions per seat... Read more »