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Aviation needs confidence to take off again: industry chief

Aviation needs confidence to take off again: industry chief

The coronavirus pandemic has dealt airlines an unprecedented blow -- to get back in business they will have to reinstill confidence in travellers and avoid a patchwork of restrictions ...

Member of Canada air force aerobatics team dies in plane crash

Member of Canada air force aerobatics team dies in plane crash

A member of an elite Canadian air force aerobatics team died and another was injured when their plane crashed Sunday in Canada's west during a performance to honour public efforts against the coronavirus ...

Aviation continues to battle Covid-19

Aviation continues to battle Covid-19

In an unexpected move, and 5 months into Covid-19, the United Kingdom has said it will introduce quarantine for all arriving air travel passengers.

Virgin Australia collapses under coronavirus strain

Virgin Australia collapses under coronavirus strain

Cash-strapped Virgin Australia collapsed Tuesday, making it the largest carrier yet to buckle under the strain of the coronavirus pandemic, which has ravaged the global airline industry.

Aviation industry continues to adapt amid pandemic

Aviation industry continues to adapt amid pandemic

The aviation industry continues to adapt to survive amid the largest crisis in the history of flight.

Another difficult week for aviation

Another difficult week for aviation

It’s been another extremely turbulent week for aviation around the world. Here’s a run-down of the news you need to know. Oman Air has permanently terminated hundreds of cabin crew with immediate effect ...

Plane catches fire on takeoff at Philippine airport, eight dead

Plane catches fire on takeoff at Philippine airport, eight dead

A Japan-bound plane caught fire on takeoff at Manila airport in the Philippines late Sunday, killing all eight people on board, airport authorities said.

Amsterdam-Delhi flight turned back amid corona confusion

Amsterdam-Delhi flight turned back amid corona confusion

A KLM flight from Amsterdam to New Delhi was turned around midair, an official and a passenger told AFP on Saturday, after apparent confusion about India's coronavirus regulations.

Keep air freight, fight Covid-19 valiantly

Keep air freight, fight Covid-19 valiantly

The world is now engaged in an unprecedented fight against a common enemy – the coronavirus. Governments around the world have clamped effective measures ...

Stay strong, aviation

Stay strong, aviation

Aviation is perhaps one of history’s greatest ever achievements. Within its 100 years of existence, the magic of flight continues to effortlessly connect people, cultures and businesses ...

Governments offer airlines aid as coronavirus drives deeper flight cuts

Governments offer airlines aid as coronavirus drives deeper flight cuts

Australia and Taiwan joined a growing list of countries offering financial aid to their ailing aviation sectors

Virus-stricken airlines face bailout or bust

Virus-stricken airlines face bailout or bust

Airlines worldwide face an unprecedented existential threat as the coronavirus shuts down global travel, leaving governments with controversial and costly decisions about which carriers to bail out