Europe/MEA

Robust COVID-19 testing solution urgently needed as travel restrictions shrink European aviation

CAPA – Centre for Aviation, in a report entitled: ‘Travel restrictions shrink European aviation, but not COVID-19’, stated (25-Nov-2020) while COVID-19 vaccine development progress is

Wizz Air offers on demand charter solutions for businesses

Wizz Air, via its official website, offered (Nov-2020) “on demand charter solutions” for businesses. The carrier invited full aircraft charter requests, specifying the platform is

‘2021 will be one of the most difficult years’ in the history of Berlin Airports Company: CEO

Berlin Airport Company (FBB) forecast (27-Nov-2020) Berlin Brandenburg Airport traffic will decrease by around 70% in 2021 compared to 2019 levels. Berlin is expected to handle up to 10

Air France to operate 55% of 2019 domestic capacity levels over winter 2020/2021

Air France announced (26-Nov-2020) plans to triple capacity on its domestic network in winter 2020/2021 compared to the current capacity during lockdown, reaching up to 55%

CHECK IN! – latest hotel highlights from across the globe

CTC – Corporate Travel Community brings you the first of this week’s round up of some of the latest accommodation news from across the globe.

Russia becomes biggest market in Europe, Pobeda grows with support from domestic market

CAPA – Centre for Aviation, in a report entitled: ‘Russian aviation: Pobeda‘s growth will spark LCC competition’, stated (26-Nov-2020) Russia is the biggest market in Europe by airline seats in

La Compagnie to resume limited Paris-New York service in winter 2020/21

La Compagnie, via its official Twitter account, announced (26-Nov-2020) plans to resume Paris Orly–New York Newark service in winter 2020/2021, operating three special return frequencies from mid

easyJet experiences 200% week-on-week increase in searches for services and holidays

easyJet stated (26-Nov-2020) following news that UK-wide restrictions over the Christmas period would be eased, searches for services and holidays increased more than 200% week-on-week. The carrier