Aircraft themed after CIIE takes its maiden flight

The maiden flight of China Eastern Airlines’ “Jinbo Hao” aircraft, themed after the China International Import Expo (CIIE), speaks volumes. It’s a sign of lives and businesses continuing to get back on track in China. China Eastern was conducting 1,600 domestic flights per day by the beginning of June. The third CIIE is scheduled to … Read more Aircraft themed after CIIE takes its maiden flight

United Airlines to triple flights in August, but watching COVID-19 spikes

United Airlines is adding nearly 25,000 domestic and international flights in August, tripling the number it flew in June, while standing ready to shift plans if recent spikes in COVID-19 cases hurt demand, executives said on Wednesday. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our … Read more United Airlines to triple flights in August, but watching COVID-19 spikes

Fourth of July: Fauci Urges People to Gather Outdoors Ahead of Holiday Weekend

New cases of Covid-19 could rise to 100,000 a day if behaviors don’t change, infectious-disease expert Anthony Fauci told a Senate panel Tuesday. Several southern and western states are seeing surging new case numbers, prompting some to put reopening plans on hold. “The numbers speak for themselves. I’m very concerned. I’m not satisfied with what’s … Read more Fourth of July: Fauci Urges People to Gather Outdoors Ahead of Holiday Weekend

Fauci Says U.S. Could See 100,000 New Cases a Day If No Change

New cases of Covid-19 could rise to 100,000 a day if behaviors don’t change, infectious-disease expert Anthony Fauci told a Senate panel Tuesday. Several southern and western states are seeing surging new case numbers, prompting some to put reopening plans on hold. “The numbers speak for themselves. I’m very concerned. I’m not satisfied with what’s … Read more Fauci Says U.S. Could See 100,000 New Cases a Day If No Change

Boeing 737 Max Jet Lands First FAA Test Flight in Seattle

Boeing Co. and the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration began a series of long-awaited flights to test whether the revamped 737 Max is safe following two deadly crashes, and investors cheered the rare good news for a planemaker mired in crisis. A Max 7 flight-test aircraft concluded the first of three planned days of testing, landing … Read more Boeing 737 Max Jet Lands First FAA Test Flight in Seattle

Chinese airlines looking to lure back travelers

Chinese airlines are looking to bounce back from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic by coming up with new packages to attract travelers. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: https://www.cgtn.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CGTNOfficial Instagram: … Read more Chinese airlines looking to lure back travelers

China’s ‘big three’ airlines receive ARJ21 aircraft

Three ARJ21 regional passenger planes were delivered to major domestic airlines on Sunday in Shanghai. The Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China (COMAC) delivered the jetliners, with 90 seats in a full economy class configuration, to Air China, China Eastern Airlines, and China Southern Airlines at the Pudong base of its assembly manufacturing center. The first … Read more China’s ‘big three’ airlines receive ARJ21 aircraft

Relief for airlines as Orly reopens

Orly airport has reopened after three months with 70 take-offs and landings scheduled Friday. Around 8,000 passengers are expected to pass through Orly’s four terminals, less than 10 percent of the daily average of around 90,000. Charles de Gaulle airport remained open throughout the country’s Covid-19 lockdown, though traffic collapsed by almost 98 percent in … Read more Relief for airlines as Orly reopens

Pakistan state airline to fire 150 pilots over fake licenses

#Pakistan International #Airlines, the country’s state-run airline, is expected to ground 150 pilots over fake licenses. The pilots are accused of obtaining licenses by having others take exams for them. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: … Read more Pakistan state airline to fire 150 pilots over fake licenses

Qantas to Cut 6,000 Jobs and Raise $1.3 Billion to Survive Virus

Qantas Airways will raise as much as A$1.9 billion ($1.3 billion) and cut at least 6,000 jobs as the coronavirus pandemic continues to keep carriers around the world largely grounded. The Australian airline said Thursday also that 15,000 workers will remain furloughed, particularly those tied to international operations. The carrier’s entire fleet of 12 Airbus … Read more Qantas to Cut 6,000 Jobs and Raise $1.3 Billion to Survive Virus

Coronavirus: How to fly during a pandemic – BBC News

Jumping on a plane and going on holiday looks and feels very different to how it did at the start of 2020. Airports and airlines have both been making changes to the way they work to get passengers flying again. These include measures that help reduce the chances of coronavirus being spread, help ensure social … Read more Coronavirus: How to fly during a pandemic – BBC News

American Airlines seeks $3.5 billion in new financing

American Airlines said it plans to secure $3.5 billion in new financing as it grapples with travel restrictions due to the global health crisis. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ … Read more American Airlines seeks $3.5 billion in new financing

Britons travelling to Spain will not have to quarantine anymore | ITV News

Britons who travel to Spain will not need to quarantine upon their arrival, the country’s foreign minister has said, as she urged the UK to enter a reciprocal agreement. Anyone returning to the UK would still have to isolate for 14 days under the Government plans in an effort to prevent new coronavirus cases from … Read more Britons travelling to Spain will not have to quarantine anymore | ITV News

Wall Street Week – Full Show (06/19/2020)

Jun.19 — One of the most iconic brands in financial television returns for today’s issues and today’s world. This week’s Wall Street Week features David Westin’s interviews with Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian, Sen. Rick Scott (R-FL), New York-Presbyterian President & CEO Dr. Steven Corwin, Wall Street Week Contributor & Bloomberg Economics Senior Executive … Read more Wall Street Week – Full Show (06/19/2020)