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by globetrotter
28 Mar 2020, 20:48
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 422
Views: 40183

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Still astonishing to see the number of flights and airlines to/from EU, Russia to Thailand and Vietnam, its like a joke on one hand the warnings and fear mongering and then to see this, so many regular repatriation flights? Interestingly Qatar Airways has now been denied permission to operate to Isl...
by globetrotter
27 Mar 2020, 17:21
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2020
Replies: 50
Views: 8647

Re: Diversions from around the globe (medical, technical, ...) 2020

Still better than Israel having the Korean Air plane go back with all its 200 foreign passengers only 12 Israelis were allowed off and Turkey didnt allow a Turkish Airlines cruise ship repatriation charter to go to IST and it was diverted elsewhere after completing half its journey from Phnom Penh, ...
by globetrotter
27 Mar 2020, 17:09
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 422
Views: 40183

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Iran too has suspended air services, this hasnt been mentioned in media or aviation circles but FR24 shows it.
by globetrotter
26 Mar 2020, 12:17
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 422
Views: 40183

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

What??? Qatar Airways will be flying daily scheduled service to Islamabad while there is a total ban on commercial passenger flights even for local airlines in Pakistan, look at some of the destinations on offer Phuket, Bali, Maldives all holiday places,flight will operate as ferry from Doha but thi...
by globetrotter
24 Mar 2020, 17:49
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 422
Views: 40183

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Several 737-800s belonging to Correndon Airlines are flying out of Delhi on FR24 to undisclosed destination westwards, leased aircraft being returned by Spicejet.

Pakistan has shut all airports for a week.
by globetrotter
23 Mar 2020, 17:21
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Saint Helena Island to get air service
Replies: 42
Views: 14167

Re: Saint Helena Island to get air service

Tech stop moved to Walvis Bay since a year.
by globetrotter
23 Mar 2020, 12:17
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 422
Views: 40183

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Please stop labelling people as trump haters, for a moment I thought it was airliners.net forums reading that comment. Back to aviation. India suspending all domestic air services as well. Pakistan is closing both active airports in Sindh province the main one being Karachi, this will suspend all op...
by globetrotter
22 Mar 2020, 20:08
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 422
Views: 40183

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Quite a few EU and Russian charter carriers still flying to holiday spots in Thailand and Vietnam, weird.
by globetrotter
22 Mar 2020, 11:33
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 422
Views: 40183

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Chinese carriers increasing frequency and capacity to US, China Southern to reintroduce A380 to Los Angeles up from 787, their A380s were grounded till now.
by globetrotter
22 Mar 2020, 11:28
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 422
Views: 40183

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

British Airways has suspended Pakistan.

Turkish Airlines operating ferry flights to Pakistan only picking up passengers from there, this is a regular service not evacuation, what a joke.
by globetrotter
21 Mar 2020, 13:18
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 422
Views: 40183

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Yes its seems so hypocritical with whole countries in lockdown yet planes still prancing around with no care, some airlines that had announced drastic route cuts still flying to places that were part of the cut, also airlines from highly infected countries maintainng services to places that have rep...
by globetrotter
21 Mar 2020, 11:54
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 422
Views: 40183

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Aegean operated a charter to Mumbai, possibly a repatriation flight for Greek tourists standed in India or Indian tourists returning home. https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/sx-dnd
by globetrotter
21 Mar 2020, 09:58
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 422
Views: 40183

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Pakistan is suspending international flights for two weeks, only aircraft belong to local carriers stranded abroad will be allowed to return, also cargo services and diplomatic charters are allowed to operate.
by globetrotter
19 Mar 2020, 17:49
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 422
Views: 40183

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Indian LCC Go Air has fired foreign pilots.

All scheduled international flights banned from landing in India for one week effective Monday.
by globetrotter
19 Mar 2020, 10:28
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 422
Views: 40183

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

UAE has barred entry of visit and work Visa holders as well as those with residence permit stamped on passport who are outside the country at present, not sure if ban applies to those who don't need visa to visit the place. Emirates is mulling parking its entire A380 fleet. Turkish Airlines has susp...
by globetrotter
18 Mar 2020, 16:12
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 422
Views: 40183

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Sri Lanka closing airport for a week. Pakistan imposes mandatory covid-19 test certicicate on all passengers arriving in the country, test to be taken 24 hours before flight. Quite ridiculous since its bear impossible to do this anywhere, but Turkish Airlines may turn operations into empty ferry fli...
by globetrotter
17 Mar 2020, 07:44
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2020
Replies: 31
Views: 7354

Re: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2020

Etihad will not be resuming Chengdu which has been suspended since over a month, it was planned to restart from July.

Thai is dropping Oman service from April, TG was the only east Asian carrier operating to Muscat, also turning Russia into a seasonal destination from June.
by globetrotter
16 Mar 2020, 16:55
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation
Replies: 422
Views: 40183

Re: Impact of the coronavirus crisis on aviation

Oman has banned entry of foreigners for a month, except those with resident permit and transit passengers.
by globetrotter
16 Mar 2020, 16:42
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2020
Replies: 31
Views: 7354

Re: Cancelled services and discontinued routes in 2020

Virgin Atlantic is ending Newark with immediate effect.