Air France-KLM warns of worse to come after virus hits passenger numbers

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2020/03/10 | 177 words | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Air-France KLM warned Tuesday the coronavirus outbreak will hit its business harder in coming months after February passenger numbers fell 0.5 percent overall as flights to China were cut.The slowdown in February "essentially reflects the cancellation of all our China flights and the initial impact of COVID-19 in Asia," the group said in a statement."The coming months will be much more seriously impacted by the spread of COVID-19 to other regions and wider cuts in capacity," it added.Air Fra...(…)

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