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    BREAKING: Greece Suspends All Qatar Airways Flights

BREAKING: Greece Suspends All Qatar Airways Flights

MIAMI – Greece has announced today the suspension of all flights to and from Qatar until mid-June after 12 of the 91 passengers on the Qatar Airways (QA) flight that landed in Athens yesterday tested positive for Coronavirus. According to local newspaper Kathimerini, nine of the passengers who teste positive

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    Ryanair May Traffic Drops 99.5%

Ryanair May Traffic Drops 99.5%

MIAMI – Today Ryanair (FR) published its traffic statistics for the month of May, showing a 99.5% drop with only 0.07million passengers transported compared to the same period in 2019 (14.1 million). According to the published report, FR operated only 701 scheduled flights in May, including a series of return

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    A Look From Above: The Airbus Facility in Hamburg (+Photos)

A Look From Above: The Airbus Facility in Hamburg (+Photos)

LONDON – One of Airways’ regular contributors Dirk Grothe has this week sent in some photos from his photography flight over the Airbus facility at Hamburg Finkenwerder (XFW). The photos you are about to see feature aircraft at different stages of the production line, which is always interesting to see!

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    Qatar Airways Confirmed Largest Operator During Pandemic

Qatar Airways Confirmed Largest Operator During Pandemic

MIAMI -With over 15,000 flights operated and 1.8 million passengers brought home, Qatar Airways (QR) establish itself as the biggest operator during the current COVID-19 pandemic. As Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker, said, “During this crisis, more passengers have chosen to fly with Qatar

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Jazeera Airways to Award 50,000 Free Flights to Kuwaiti Healthcare Workers

    Jazeera Airways to Award 50,000 Free Flights to Kuwaiti Healthcare Workers

MIAMI – Jazeera Airways (J9) is offering 50,000 free tickets to frontline healthcare workers. Flights will be redeemable throughout Jazeera’s 28 destinations served by its fleet of 14 Airbus A320

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Virgin Australia Chooses Final Bidders

    Virgin Australia Chooses Final Bidders

MIAMI – After filing for administration, Virgin Australia (VA) has today selected Bain Capital and Cyrus Capital Partners from five non-binding proposals as final bidders. By now, Administrator Deloitte said that VA

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Air France-KLM Group 2019 Sustainable Development Report

    Air France-KLM Group 2019 Sustainable Development Report

MIAMI – The Air France-KLM (AFKL) Group has published its 2019 corporate social responsibility report (CSR), which highlights the results, commitments, and actions implemented by the group for its sustainable

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easyJet Ready to Resume Route Schedules

    easyJet Ready to Resume Route Schedules

MIAMI – With most of the European countries lifting their lockdowns and travel restrictions, European low-cost carrier easyJet (U2) is ready to resume parts of its network schedules. Following the

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Aerolineas Argentinas Furloughs 7,000+ Employees

    Aerolineas Argentinas Furloughs 7,000+ Employees

MIAMI – Aerolineas Argentinas (AR) has announced a furlough of 7,000-8,000 employees, representing a reduction of up to two-thirds of their 12,000-strong workforce. The furlough is expected to last the

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Ryanair French Staff Accuses Carrier of Redundancy Extortion

    Ryanair French Staff Accuses Carrier of Redundancy Extortion

MIAMI – Ryanair (FR) French flight crew has accused the carrier of blackmailing them into taking pay cuts or losing their jobs as the budget airline is imposing a 20% pay cut

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COVID-19: EASA Lists Airports with High Infection Rates

    COVID-19: EASA Lists Airports with High Infection Rates

LONDON – In a document published by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), a list of airports with high COVID-19 infection rates based on a country’s number of cases has

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VIDEO: Wizz Air Restarts Belgrade Operations

    VIDEO: Wizz Air Restarts Belgrade Operations

LONDON – European Low-Cost carrier Wizz (W6) Air has re-opened its base in Belgrade and began to operate some of the most popular routes from its base. The announcement came

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COVID-19: Mumbai Airport Handles 42,000 Passengers in One Week

    COVID-19: Mumbai Airport Handles 42,000 Passengers in One Week

LONDON – Things seem to be on the up for Mumbai Airport (BOM/CSMIA) in India as it records handling 42,503 passengers in a single week as domestic flights resumed in

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British Airways Threatens 19,000 Staff with Dismissal

    British Airways Threatens 19,000 Staff with Dismissal

LONDON – British Airways (BA) has threatened up to 19,000 staff with potential dismissal notices unless they accept worse pay and conditions. The carrier has been burning heavy amounts of

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First Mobile Built Airbus A220 Performs Maiden Flight

    First Mobile Built Airbus A220 Performs Maiden Flight

MIAMI – On June 2, 2020, the first A220 built at Airbus’ Mobile Facility in Alabama, took to the skies for the first time. The A220-300, bearing the test reg

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London City Airport to Resume Operations in June

    London City Airport to Resume Operations in June

MIAMI – London City Airport (LCY) has today announced its plans to restart commercial operations by the end of June. The first routes expected to be unveiled will be those

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Singapore Airlines To Restart Auckland, Christchurch Services

    Singapore Airlines To Restart Auckland, Christchurch Services

LONDON – Singapore Airlines (SQ) has this week announced it will be resuming services to New Zealand. Auckland and Christchurch will be the two Kiwi-based destinations in question, being operated

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Airways Podcast [Ep 54]: Heli Spotting With Andy Luten

    Airways Podcast [Ep 54]: Heli Spotting With Andy Luten

Welcome Aboard The Airways Podcast! The 54th episode of the show kicks off with Enrique sharing some details of his super technological surgery with Rohan and Vinay, finding an aviation

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VIDEO: Frontier Airlines Begins Pre-boarding Temperature Screenings

    VIDEO: Frontier Airlines Begins Pre-boarding Temperature Screenings

MIAMI – Frontier Airlines (F9) today instituted temperature screenings before boarding flights for all passengers and crew, becoming the first U.S. airline to implement the measure. According to the carrier’s press

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Bombardier, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Close CRJ Program Sale

    Bombardier, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Close CRJ Program Sale

MIAMI – Bombardier today reported the closing of the previously announced sale of the Canadair Regional Jet (CRJ) Program. to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI). Last year, MHI and Bombardier

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Etihad Launches Health, Hygiene Program

    Etihad Launches Health, Hygiene Program

MIAMI – Etihad Airways (EY) has launched ‘Etihad Wellness,’ an enhanced and more thorough health and hygiene program. The scheme adds to the procedures EY has already put in place

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Southwest Airlines Announces 4Q 2020 Service Schedule

    Southwest Airlines Announces 4Q 2020 Service Schedule

LONDON – American low-cost carrier Southwest Airlines (WN) last week announced an extended flight schedule from October to January 4, 2021. The carrier published its flight schedule detailing the new

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    United Airlines Returns to Paine Field With New Services

United Airlines Returns to Paine Field With New Services

MIAMI — United Airlines (UAL) announced today a new service from Paine Field Airport (PAE) in Everett with six daily flights to their hubs in Denver (DEN) and San Francisco

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    Azul Announces New Routes to the USA with A320neo and A330

Azul Announces New Routes to the USA with A320neo and A330

MIAMI — Azul, the Brazilian low-cost, award-winning airline, announced today a heavy expansion to the United States with two new flights from Belo Horizonte (CNF) to Orlando (MCO), and from Belem (BEL)

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