Airlines’ Emissions Halved During the Pandemic. Can the Industry Preserve Some of Those Gains as Travel Rebounds?

Travel restrictions imposed across the world during the COVID-19 pandemic forced airlines to plead for government bailouts and lay off staff, .....»»

Category: topSource: timeMay 17th, 2021

US Airlines Aim To Keep It Clean During COVID-19

The U.S. airline industry, although mostly grounded by coronavirus pandemic travel restrictions, continues to press forward with investments to develop biofuels to reduce aircraft emissions. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 14th, 2020

Delta CEO: Coronavirus vaccine could restore profitability by summer

The coronavirus pandemic dealt a major blow to the travel industry, with airlines losing billions of dollars since the outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 14th, 2021

Contact tracing, temperature checks and masks: airline industry outlines new norms

Airlines and airports are recommending a layered approach to temporary safety measures as air travel restarts, warning that no single measure can mitigate all of the risks during the pandemic, according to a briefing document seen by Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 12th, 2020

Britain-based airlines seek industry tax breaks in coronavirus battle

A representative body for airlines based in Britain has written to its transport minister seeking industry-specific tax and air traffic fee holidays to help survive a coronavirus pandemic that has brought air travel to a standstill......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 26th, 2020

Frontier Airlines private equity owner sees good buys in industry turmoil

Airlines hit hard by the travel restrictions imposed as a result of the coronavirus pandemic may soon present buying opportunities for investors, the co-founder of the buyout firm that owns budget carrier Frontier Airlines said in an interview......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 20th, 2020

Inside Delta’s command center the week the coronavirus escalated to a pandemic

Airlines and the travel industry scramble to protect crews and customers from a virus that is attacking from every direction......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMar 12th, 2020

United Airlines borrows $2 billion as coronavirus slams industry

United Airlines said on Thursday it had borrowed $2 billion to cope with an unprecedented disruption to the travel industry as the coronavirus pandemic leads to widescale flight cancellations and global travel bans......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 12th, 2020

Alaska Airlines execs say tech business travel spending nears pre-Covid levels

Corporate travel, especially from tech companies, has been among the slowest sectors to recover from the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2024

Seattle-area caterers find niche in evolving post-pandemic workplace

Private events and return-to-office policies have buoyed the Puget Sound region's catering industry, but costs and corporate competitors have chipped away at those gains......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2024

Execs at RDU"s big airlines increasingly confident of faster recovery for business travel

The dramatic shift toward optimism for a faster-than-expected recovery in the airline industry is accelerating......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2021

How RDU airlines are faring as airport preps for busy Memorial Day travel

Officials at Raleigh-Durham International Airpot are preparing for what could be the busiest week at the airport since the pandemic began. On Monday, RDU CEO Mike Landguth said the airport estimates more than 221,000 travelers are expected to f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 25th, 2021

Earnings Results: Booking revenue cut in half as COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect travel industry

Booking Holdings Inc. continued to struggle with the decline of the travel industry in the first three months of 2021, as revenue was cut in half from a year ago......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 5th, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic is creating a startup boom in the airline industry

More than 90 new airlines are set to debut b.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytMay 1st, 2021

Is it safe to fly? Experts share risks to consider, precautions to take, and how vaccines may affect air travel.

Is it safe to fly during COVID? Here's what doctors, an aviation advisor, a pilot, and industry experts say, plus how airlines are minimizing risks. If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partn.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 28th, 2021

American Airlines posts $1.25B loss, delays new jets

American Airlines said Thursday that it lost $1.25 billion in the first quarter and continued to slash costs, including delaying delivery of new jets as it waits for air travel to recover from the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 22nd, 2021

Airline stocks may be ready for takeoff on hopes of post-pandemic travel rebound

New money is flowing to low-cost airlines in the U.S. as they take on gian.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneApr 15th, 2021

Former Expedia CEO dumps nearly a quarter of his company stock

Dara Khosrowshahi, now CEO of Uber, has let go of 97,761 Expedia shares as Covid-19 vaccines reach the public and the company's stock rebounds on hopes of a revived global travel industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2021

Airline stocks could climb 70% as the hard-hit sector recovers from the pandemic, Jefferies says

Airline stocks could fly up another 70%, says Jefferies, which sees relatively lower oil prices as helping the industry recover from the pandemic. Flying on American Airlines during .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMar 30th, 2021

What is a vaccine passport and will you need one to travel?

As more travelers venture out, industry trade groups, airlines and other organizations are developing apps to make it easier to navigate rules around COVID-19 testing and vaccination. Here's what you need to know about so-called vaccine p.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMar 25th, 2021

Austin airport traffic remains very curtailed but industry is hopeful for spring rebound

Passenger traffic remain depressed at the start of 2021 at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. But airlines are investing in new flights and sounding hopeful about travel rebounding in 2021......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 16th, 2021