Air Freight News
Airlines defend performance marred by fall schedule disruptions
U.S. airlines, responding to lawmakers asking if $54 billion in pandemic aid shouldn’t have prevented widespread flight disruptions earlier this year, say the funds saved…
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American Airlines’ new boss will mostly look like the old boss
American Airlines Group Inc.’s strategy is almost certain to remain the same when Robert Isom becomes chief executive officer next year, given his two decades…
Finnair announces service to Helsinki from SEA Airport
New nonstop service will use the polar route for shortest flight to continental Europe
Airbus delivered 58 planes in November, leaving busy month ahead
(Bloomberg) -- Airbus SE delivered 58 jets in November, setting up a busy final month of 2021 as the company aims to ship 600 aircraft…
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American Airlines names Isom to replace retiring CEO Parker
American Airlines Group Inc. named President Robert Isom to replace Doug Parker as chief executive officer early next year, a sign of stability after the…
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U.S. airlines’ net profit in 3rd quarter 2021 nearly triples 2nd quarter
Second consecutive quarterly profit during COVID-19 pandemic
Omicron’s rapid spread shreds budding recovery in air travel
Rapid and still-evolving border restrictions in response to the omicron variant have submerged air-travel demand yet again, throwing a long-awaited recovery into uncertainty.
EU to consider easing Omicron travel curbs on Southern Africa
European Union health ministers will discuss Tuesday whether to adjust the travel curbs the bloc’s nations have imposed on southern Africa in response to the…
Big airline orders moving ahead despite variant, executive says
Airlines are moving forward to finalize big commercial aircraft orders despite the newly discovered coronavirus variant and a fresh wave of travel restrictions to contain…
Cathay plans to hire hundreds of pilots as morale falls
Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd. plans to hire hundreds of pilots next year, amid reports of a rising number of resignations as Hong Kong’s Covid policies…