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Ryanair announces new flight routes

COVID-19: Aviation sector struggling amid new travel rules

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As UK travel restrictions become tighter, the aviation sector faces even further pressure, casting a shadow over its recovery in 2021.
British Airways owner, IAG, revenues slump

COVID-19: British Airways owner, IAG, record GBP 6.5BN loss

As IAG records a significant loss for 2020, there appears to be some hope for the travel industry in 2021, with new flight schedules and launch of a new airline.
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Aviation industry vital for business travel and tourism

The aviation industry has taken a significant hit during the coronavirus pandemic as industry leaders are desperate for the UK government to lift travel restrictions as soon as possible.
New traffic light system for travel

Green list summer holidays could resume May 17th

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UK coronavirus travel restrictions set to end on May 17th with a new traffic light system in place. Spain, Malta and the Caribbean possible hotspots. We do not yet know which countries will be classified as "green", "amber", or "red", but experts have shared insight into how the British government may categorise nations.
Gatwick Airport

Gatwick Airport Reports 80% less passengers in 2020

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As Gatwick airport reports significant losses for 2020, we take a look at the future of travel abroad in 2021.
British Airways partners with COVID testing supplier

IATA: Passenger demand down at start of 2021

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Following a difficult 2020, airline passenger demand remains low at the start of 2021 with it unknown as to when travel abroad can resume.

European Airports see 93.2% Decline in Passenger Traffic

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Passenger demand significantly declined across European airports last year, as the UK and EU await the lifting of travel restrictions for summer 2021.
Ryanair announces new flight routes

Ryanair announces new flight routes

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Despite ongoing travel uncertainties, Ryanair has announced a number of new flight routes to take place in summer 2021.
Ryanair announces new flight routes

UK government aviation guidelines

Leaders within the aviation industry have called for travel restrictions to be eased as soon as possible, with the Global Travel Taskforce set to reveal plans for travel resumption in April.
UK Aviation leaders warn against travel restrictions

COVID-19 and new travel restrictions cause chaos

The future of the aviation industry remains uncertain after facing significant struggles throughout the coronavirus pandemic.
UK government exploring ways to relax travel restrictions

Holidays abroad not likely until August

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With great uncertainty surrounding the future of travel abroad, it’s indicated that foreign holidays may not be possible until August.
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Air New Zealand voted World’s Best Airline 2020

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Air New Zealand has been named the best airline for 2020 in the Airline Excellence Awards, facilitated by AirlineRatings.com, making it the sixth time that the Air New Zealand has come out on top.

One billion flights powered by sustainable aviation fuel by 2025

By 2025, the International Air Transport Association (IATA), the trade body representing 280 plus airlines around the world, aims to see one billion passengers having travelled on flights powered by a mix of jet fuel and sustainable aviation fuel (SAF), which can cut flight carbon emissions by up to four-fifths

A guide to France’s aviation eco tax

Proposals to increase France’s aviation eco tax has been met with criticism from airlines who believe passenger demand will suffer even further. 2020’s eco tax proposals were met with great frustration by the aviation industry, particularly as travel and tourism has already suffered immensely as a result of...
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UK travel industry forecast 2021

A third of respondents to a survey by airport shuttle provider, Go Group, plan to increase leisure travel in 2018 and more than a quarter (27%) aim to travel more for business compared with 2017.
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Coronavirus: What Does the Future of UK Aviation Look Like?

The aviation industry is one of the worst-affected by the coronavirus outbreak and fear continues to grip the industry. With UK travel restrictions still in place, the aviation industry remains in dire straits. What will be the future for airlines during 2021?

Top UK airports announce expansion plans to increase passenger growth

Whilst COVID-19 has significantly disrupted expansion plans amongst many UK airports, we take a look at the current developments. Four leading UK airports announced ambitious expansion plans to help them achieve future record levels of passenger growth...
Ryanair announces new flight routes

Ryanair Significantly Reduces Flight Schedules

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Ryanair has been forced to cut flight schedules due to low passenger traffic, though anticipates for a strong recovery in the summer. The airline is confident that passenger traffic will pick up once coronavirus recedes and...