Fuji Dream Airlines announced (30-Sep-2020) plans to allow passengers to purchase additional seats next to them for social distancing purposes, effective 01-Oct-2020. Additional seat charges
Hawaiian Airlines extended the suspension of the following services until 27-Mar-2021, instead of 01-Dec-2020 (Routes Online, 25-Sep-2020): Honolulu-Auckland; Honolulu-Brisbane; Honolulu-Sydney.
Australia‘s Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics (BITRE) reported (29-Sep-2020) the following traffic highlights for Australian airports for Jul-2020: Passengers: 1.5 million, -89.6% year-on-year;
Qatar Airways plans to continue operating three times weekly Doha-Brisbane-Auckland service during winter 2020/2021 (Routes Online, 29-Sep-2020).
Regional Express (Rex) entered (30-Sep-2020) LoI’s with two lessors for the lease of six Boeing 737-800 aircraft. The first Boeing 737-800 will be delivered on
JetBlue Airways CEO Robin Hayes said he believes an extension of the Payroll Support Program (PSP) is a “bridge to somewhere”, as he expects the industry
JetSMART plans to operate 40% of its domestic services in Oct-2020, compared to Oct-2019 (La Tercera, 28-Sep-2020). The carrier plans to end 2020 operating between 60%
Transat announced (25-Sep-2020) it will grant passengers access to a COVID-19 Emergency Medical Certificate of Insurance, via Manulife. Customers will be eligible for this insurance at
Aeromar plans to base one ATR 72 in Cancun dedicated to operate charter services to Cuba (Routes Online, 28-Sep-2020). Aeromar executive director network strategy, alliances and industry affairs Fabricio Cojuc stated the move is
IATA, in its Sep-2020 Europe regional briefing, reported (28-Sep-2020) European carriers posted an EBIT margin of -113% in 2Q2020, compared to 8.2% in 2Q2019. Yields contracted most significantly