The mess named South African Airways

The mess named South African Airways

We have shared the view before that, as a general rule, governments are better off staying out of the airlines business.  There are exceptions, but they are few and these few airlines are run, largely, on a commercial basis.  The poster children for state airline...

Recoveries across some key markets

We have been tracking some key air travel markets and recoveries have been spotty.  This reflects public health policies and vaccine rates.  None of the curves in the chart should come as a surprise to anyone in commercial aviation. To enable market comparisons we...
ANTONOV looks for Canadian partners?

ANTONOV looks for Canadian partners?

The rumors have been flying for some weeks.  When the story first appeared we contacted Antonov and we were sent the following: “Information published in Le Devoir newspaper in the article “Le géant ukrainien Antonov veut atterrir au Québec” (“Ukrainian giant...