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Continued progress toward implementation of ICAO’s Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation

Separate developments last week marked significant progress toward the global implementation of ICAO’s Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA), despite the challenges…

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Ryanair To Challenge Lufthansa Bailout

Reacting to the European Commission’s approval today of the German Government’s €9bn bailout of Lufthansa, Ryanair’s Michael O’Leary said: “This is a spectacular case of…

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Ryanair Calls On The EU To Block €3.4bn Illegal State Aid To KLM

Ryanair today called on the EU Commission to block the latest illegal State Aid of €3.4bn to Dutch flag carrier KLM, which equates to a…

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Delta employees make voices heard as Georgia approves new hate crime law

After advocacy by thousands of Georgians – including Delta and its employees – Georgia has approved tough new hate crime legislation. The bill was formally…

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Aer Lingus urges Government to immediately implement recommendations of Interim Report of the Taskforce for Aviation Recovery

Aer Lingus today welcomed the Interim Report of the Taskforce for Aviation Recovery and called on the Government to implement its recommendations. The Taskforce, under…

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Allegiant Expands Health And Safety Commitment By Requiring Customers To Wear Face Masks During All Phases Of Travel

Allegiant Travel Company today announced that, beginning July 2, customers will be required to wear face masks during all phases of travel, including at the…

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Alaska Airlines adds the Embraer 175 jet to state of Alaska flying

Alaska Airlines will start flying the Embraer 175 jet aircraft in the state of Alaska starting in October 2020. The E175, operated by regional partner…

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WestJet announces organizational changes to secure its future

 Today, WestJet announced organizational changes that will see the company consolidate call centre activity in Alberta, contract out airport operations in all domestic airports outside of Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton and Toronto, and strategically restructure its office and management staff. The moves are…

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Avant Aerospace Announces Relocation

Avant Aerospacerecently relocated from Dallas, Texas to hangar #12 at the St. Louis Downtown Airport (KCPS) in close proximity to West Star’s Full-Service MRO location…

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Atlas Air Worldwide Appoints Lillian A. Dukes Senior Vice President, Technical Operations

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. announced today that Lillian A. Dukes has been appointed Senior Vice President, Technical Operations. Ms. Dukes will lead the company’s…

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American Airlines Strengthens Requirement That Customers Wear Face Coverings on Board

American Airlines announced a stronger policy for customer face coverings today as part of its commitment to the safety and well-being of customers and team…

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United Expects To Have Approximately $17 Billion In Available Liquidity By September 2020

United Airlines today announced that it expects to have total available liquidity of approximately $17 billion at the end of the third quarter of 2020.[1]…

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Delta launches Unique Global Cleanliness Division to drive long-term commitment to clean

Delta is establishing the airline’s first Global Cleanliness division – a new department within the Customer Experience organization dedicated to innovating and evolving our already-high…

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United Turns Old Uniforms Into Masks for Employees

United Airlines delivered 7,500 face coverings over the past week to front line employees at San Francisco International Airport and the airline’s San Francisco Maintenance…

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Ryanair Rejects UK Dept of Transport’s Advice On Hand Luggage As Rubbish

Calls On The Dot To Waive Useless Quarantine Ryanair today (Thurs, 11 June) criticised the UK Department of Transport’s advice to minimize carry-on luggage in…

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