The U.S. Transportation Department said on Thursday it had rejected most requests by Jetblue Airways Corp JBLU.O and Spirit Airlines SAVE.N to halt additional flights in the wake of the pandemic that has sent passenger traffic down by 95%. The department last week issued final rules setting minimum flights requirements for airlines receiving government...
Japan's top airlines are operating a majority of their domestic capacity even though the coronavirus outbreak has left seats on flights mostly empty, amid a lack of clear government directives on the functioning of transport infrastructure in the crisis. ANA Holdings Inc 9202.T and Japan Airlines Co Ltd (JAL) 9201.T, Japan's two biggest...
Two private groups are considering making approaches for Australia's second-biggest airline Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd VAH.AX, The Australian Financial Review reported citing sources. A private equity investor has partnered with a "a strategic airline investor" to make an offer for the cash-strapped airline and the second potential buyer could be an...