Day: April 16, 2020

Delta extends change-fee waivers, onboard social distancing, free travel for medical volunteers through June 2020

Keeping our focus on basic safety, Delta is extending a quantity of a short while ago introduced insurance policies and methods by way of June 2020.

WEBWIRE

From providing transform-price waivers for impacted and upcoming vacation to supporting social distancing on board, Delta is fully commited to having techniques to make certain we’re safeguarding shoppers throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re also constantly evaluating these techniques to keep nimble as the natural environment alterations. That’s why we’re extending a quantity of a short while ago introduced insurance policies and methods by way of June 2020.

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Finnair to deepen its cooperation with Juneyao Air

Finnair and Shanghai-based Juneyao Air have signed a Letter of Intent to deepen their cooperation involving China and Europe matter to essential regulatory approvals.  

The aim is to set up a joint enterprise on the Helsinki – Shanghai route enabling Finnair and Juneyao Air to offer their corporate and leisure customers a seamless vacation experience through a wider option of desired destination, schedule and fare options via their main hubs, Helsinki Airport (HEL) and Pudong International Airport (PVG). 

“Despite these immensely complicated times for our business, we at Finnair remain steadfast in our belief and motivation to China as a

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COVID-19 Puts Over Half of 2020 Passenger Revenues at Risk

Geneva, Switzerland – WEBWIRE

The Worldwide Air Transportation Affiliation (IATA) unveiled current analysis demonstrating that the COVID-19 disaster will see airline passenger revenues fall by $314 billion in 2020, a fifty five% decline in comparison to 2019.

On 24 March IATA approximated $252 billion in misplaced revenues (-44% vs. 2019) in a scenario with significant travel limitations lasting three months.

The current figures replicate a important deepening of the disaster considering that then, and replicate the following parameters:

  • Serious domestic limitations lasting three months
  • Some limitations on international travel extending over and above the initial
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