Lufthansa decides on third package within restructuring programme: further cuts in fleet and staff

Significantly lower air traffic recovery than what was expected in summer Further reductions in fleet size and personnel The value…

Eurowings offers customers free Corona insurance

Autumn holidays: new corona insurance starts free of charge for all fares Eurowings cooperates with insurance partner HanseMerkur for new…

572,589 passengers at Brussels South Charleroi Airport this summer (July-August): The airport ran at 35% capacity

During the last two months of the summer, Brussels South Charleroi Airport welcomed 572,589 passengers, so 65% fewer travellers than…

Boeing gets order for 2 737-800BCF and launches new freighter conversion lines to meet demand

The 737-800BCF now has 134 orders and commitments. Two additional freighter conversion lines are launched to meet strong demand in…

Airbus reveals three new zero-emission hydrogen-based concept aircraft

Airbus has revealed three concepts for the world’s first zero-emission commercial aircraft which could enter service by 2035. These concepts…

Ampaire flies second hybrid-electric prototype in preparation for flight trials with Hawaii’s Mokulele Airlines

Hybrid-electric aeroplane manufacturer Ampaire moves to the next stage in testing electric aviation in airline operating environment Ampaire prepares for…

Ground vehicle slams into parked aircraft at Madrid Barajas Airport, Spain

Images of a ground vehicle (luggage cart tug) that slammed into a parked aircraft appeared on social media, this mishap…

Three injured after North American B-25 Mitchell vintage WWII bomber crashes in California, United States

On 19 September, a North American "Old Glory" TB-25N Mitchell vintage WWII bomber (registered N7946C and built in 1944) was…

Silverstone Air Services Fokker 50 crashes during emergency landing at Mogadishu Airport, Somalia

On 19 September, a Silverstone Air Services Fokker 50 (registered 5Y-MHT and previously operating for Luxair and Skyways Airlines) was…

Covid-19 dogs arrive at the Helsinki Airport – able to identify the virus earlier than laboratory tests

Finavia welcomes Covid-19 dogs to Helsinki Airport. The company is pleased with the city of Vantaa’s efforts to test new…

Blue Air introduces 7 new routes for the winter holidays

Between 18 December 2020 and 10 January 2021, Blue Air introduces 49 new flights weekly to seven of Romanians’ favourite…

Cargolux adds Shenzhen to its global network

Cargolux is pleased to announce the launch of a new frequency to Shenzhen, China. The weekly frequency is routed Luxembourg-Bangkok-Shenzhen…

Lufthansa is consistently pursuing its tourism strategy: 15 new summer destinations from Frankfurt in 2021

Additional vacation destinations in Greece, Spain, Egypt, Croatia, Cyprus,  Italy, Tunisia and Bulgaria in the flight schedule from Frankfurt Now…

Brussels Airport obtains Airport Health Accreditation in compliance with the recommendations by ICAO and the protocol issued by EASA/ECDC

Brussels Airport makes every effort to ensure that the airport’s facilities are hygienic and safe to welcome passengers. The combination…

HTM-Helicopters to become the first operator to use the new Airbus H145 for Offshore Wind operations

Airbus Helicopters and HTM-Helicopters have signed a contract for the purchase of two additional H145 helicopters. HTM will be the…

The VTB Reizen brand is integrated into TUI Tours

The VTB Reizen brand has been around for almost a century and has grown steadily over the years to become,…

Dubai authorities suspend Air India Express for knowingly bringing Covid-19 positive passenger into the country

Air India Express has flown passengers to Dubai despite knowing they were tested positive for the novel coronavirus, thus endangering…

Ryanair cuts capacity in October by another 20% as failed EU governments travel restrictions damage bookings

Calls on Transport Minister Ryan to finally take action Ryanair today (Fri 18th Sept) announced that it would cut its…

New social unrest at Belgian air navigation service provider “skeyes”

Social discontent is back at Belgian air navigation service provider skeyes. According to the unions, management did not respect the…

Unprecedented industry appeal to European Commission President to end quarantines and develop common EU Testing Protocol

Over 20 travel and tourism bodies as well as unions across Europe united today in an unprecedented call for European…

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