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IATA says aviation isn’t to blame for Omicron

Airline association IATA maintains its view that air travel should not be penalized for the new Omicron variant. Even now that the mutated Covid-virus has spread from Southern Africa to 57 countries worldwide, imposing flight bans and closing borders are not the...

Bleak future for African airlines

The future of African carriers looks bleak no thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic which is exacerbated by the COVID-19 Omicron variant

Azul’s road to success in 2021

Azul's road to success in 2021 has come despite the COVID-19 pandemic and net losses in the first three quarters of the year. The airline has gained consolidation as Brazil’s most connected and largest operator, surpassing local competitors LATAM Brazil and GOL Linhas...

Qantas set to convert two A330s to freighters amid e-commerce boom

Australia’s Qantas is set to convert two Airbus A330 aircraft into freighters, amid signs of consumers moving their shopping habits online. The two converted A330s will be operated for Qantas Freight’s international network, and as part of a dedicated fleet that...