Global airline job cuts could hit 70%

Hong Kong, Sept. 12 -- Leading aviation data and advisory company, IBA, has revised downward its forecast of US$90 billion for the global MRO industry in 2020 by more than 50%. IBA president, Phil Sey... Read More

Singapore relaxes quarantine rules for selected Asia-Pacific nations

Hong Kong, Sept. 12 -- Is it the shape of travel for the foreseeable future? One example is Singapore. Its Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) has announced that from September 1 visitors fro... Read More

Air New Zealand follows Asia-Pacific rivals into the red

Hong Kong, Sept. 12 -- Air New Zealand (Air NZ) has joined the long line of airlines drowning in red ink as the coronavirus crisis shows little sign of abating. The Auckland-based carrier reported a n... Read More

THAI to be let off financial hook?

Hong Kong, Sept. 12 -- Thai Airways International (THAI) is a step closer to recovery following a series of hearings before Thailand's Central Bankruptcy Court in the last month. The airline and its c... Read More

Favoured Adani conglomerate winning battle for Mumbai's airports

Hong Kong, Sept. 12 -- With the new airport at Navi Mumbai at the heart of a recent corporate battle, more delays to construction are forecast. Almost 12 years after the two main airports in the coun... Read More

Asia-Pacific fears drop-off in premium passengers as pandemic recedes

Hong Kong, Sept. 12 -- Business class cabins, crucial to airline profitability, are taking to the air almost empty. The critical question for carriers is will premium class demand return to past level... Read More

Traveller checklist for safe flying

Hong Kong, Sept. 12 -- A new poll of prospective air travelers has shown many of them are prepared to return to the air but only if certain conditions are met. Conducted in July by Travelport, the sur... Read More

Smaller is beautiful in a pandemic posits Embraer

Hong Kong, Sept. 12 -- Embraer Commercial Aircraft's new vice president for the Asia-Pacific, Raul Villaron, took up his post early last month, but so far he has not made it to Singapore. Instead, he ... Read More

Pilot demand to roar back post COVID-19

Hong Kong, Sept. 12 -- Pilot training and flight simulator company, CAE, forecasts digital technologies to be more prevalent in the sector as aviation adapts to a landscape changed by the coronavirus ... Read More

Airline MRO revenue heads for 40% collapse

Hong Kong, Sept. 12 -- Hibernation of commercial aircraft across the globe from COVID-19 has changed the outlook for aviation's MRO sector, Oliver Wyman's latest Global Fleet and MRO Market Forecast r... Read More