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2020/04/09 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Lufthansa is losing a million euros ($1.1 million) per hour as the coronavirus pandemic paralyses travel, CEO Carsten Spohr said, warning that the German airline gian...


Air France-KLM sees more than 90% of planes grounded
2020/04/09 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Air France-KLM passenger numbers plunged nearly 57 percent in March and it expects more than 90 percent of its planes to be grounded this month and in May due to the ...


Lufthansa to cut fleet size, close Germanwings as virus hits
2020/04/09 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

German airline group Lufthansa on Tuesday said it was shutting down its low-cost Germanwings unit and getting rid of dozens of planes to survive the impact of the cor...


US airlines desperate for cash but fear government involvement
2020/04/09 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

US airlines have been all but paralyzed by the coronavirus, and as they face an uncertain future they have turned to Washington for financial help, but that might mea...


2020/04/09 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

UAE carriers Emirates Airline and Etihad Airways have resumed limited passenger flights two weeks after authorities grounded airlines as part of wider shutdowns to co...


2020/03/26 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Russia will halt all international flights from midnight on Friday under a government decree listing new measures against the coronavirus outbreak.The decree publishe...


2020/03/26 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

London City Airport, located close to the British capital's financial district, on Wednesday suspended all flights until the end of April due to the coronavirus outbr...


2020/03/26 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

The coronavirus pandemic could spell "apocalypse" in the airline industry without urgent government aid, the global aviation association said Tuesday, warning that ca...


Lufthansa to cancel 23,000 flights in April over virus
2020/03/11 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

German airline Lufthansa said Wednesday it would cancel 23,000 flights across the group, a 50-percent reduction, as it tries to deal with the fallout from the coronavi...


2020/03/11 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Cathay Pacific on Wednesday said profits plunged in 2019 as it reeled from political unrest in Hong Kong, while it warned financial losses lay ahead owing to the spre...