Asia Pacific Airlines Carried Just 1.4 Million Int. Passengers in November

(06 Jan 2021) Preliminary November 2020 traffic figures from the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) highlight the lack of progress in the revival of international travel with demand still…

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Cathay Pacific Carried Just 37,815 Passengers in November

(18 Dec 2020) Cathay Pacific carried just 37,815 passengers in November 2020, a decrease of 98.6% when compared to November 2019. The month’s revenue passenger kilometres (RPKs) fell 97.9% year-on-year,…

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Singapore Airlines and Travelport Put NDC into Action

(03 Dec 2020) Singapore Airlines’ (SIA) has welcomed on board the first passengers whose tickets were booked using NDC technology. Star Cruise Travel Services, one of Travelport’s partner agencies for…

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Asia Pacific Airlines Carried Just 1.5 Million Passengers in October 2020

(02 Dec 2020) According to preliminary traffic figures from the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA), carriers in the region carried 1.5 million international passengers in October 2020, just 4.9%…

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Whoops: Passengers left $926,030 in loose change at airport checkpoints says TSA

In a rush at the airport security checkpoint? Don’t forget your change. Airline passengers left $926,030 in loose coins at airport screening checkpoints in fiscal year 2019, according to a…

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Etihad Giving Snood-Style Facemask to First and Business Class Passengers

Etihad Airways is now giving all of its First and Business Class passengers what it describes as “a snood-style facemask” for use throughout the flight and beyond. The facemask is…

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Asia Pacific Airlines Carried Just 724,000 International Passengers in June

According to preliminary June 2020 traffic figures from the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA), widespread travel restrictions almost completely suppressed international air travel during the second quarter of 2020….

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Don’t Force Passengers To Wear Masks, U.S. Airlines Tell Crews Amid Pandemic

(Reuters) ― The top three U.S. airlines have told their flight attendants not to force passengers to comply with their new policy requiring face coverings, just encourage them to do…

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Vietnam Airlines to Transport Passengers from Europe to Vietnam

After initially announcing that it would suspend flights between Europe and Vietnam, Vietnam Airlines has since said that starting from 15 March 2020, the airline will carry passengers meeting all…

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Cruise passengers off California await virus test results

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Coronavirus test results were expected Friday for some passengers and crew aboard a cruise ship held off the California coast. The Grand Princess lay at anchor…

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