Slow way back to recovery

Slow way back to recovery

Friday, May 15. In recent days, airlines have been announcing a gradual return to flying again. The picture is diffuse, with some offering limited services from the second half of May and others extending their suspensions. So we update our story again. EUROPE: IAG:...
Condor flies on under Polish wings

Condor flies on under Polish wings

The future of German leisure airline Condor has been secured after Polish Aviation Group (PGL) announced it will take over the airline. The agreement is expected to be completed in April and means consolidation in the Central/Eastern European market. Condor has been...
Cracks in the MAX backlog?

Cracks in the MAX backlog?

It was going to happen, as the airline industry starts to sense a slowdown.  The order splurge of the past few years was unprecedented.  Between them, Airbus and Boeing are sitting on a seven-year backlog in single-aisle aircraft. But because of the two crashes and...

Hacking LOT

Reuters reports that around 1,400 passengers at LOT were grounded at Warsaw’s Chopin airport yesterday after hackers attacked the airline’s computer systems used to issue flight plans.  The computer system was hacked in the afternoon but took five hours to...