Ryanair cancels nearly all flights in Europe due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

19.03.2020 Europe’s largest low-cost airline Ryanair expects to cancel most if not all flights due to the significant drop in demand and governments closing their borders. On Wednesday, 18 Mar, the airline announced that it will cancel nearly all flights starting 24 Mar, and will operate only a small number of flights between the UK […]
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Trump restricts travel from Europe to US

12.03.2020 On Wednesday, 11th Mar, US President Donald Trump announced a 30-day ban on flights to the US from Europe in an attempt to curb the spread of the coronavirus. However, the restrictions will not apply to the United Kingdom (which had a total of 400 coronavirus cases on Wednesday) and Ireland. However, Americans in […]
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Wizz Air reduced flight capacity on flights to Italy due to coronavirus (COVID-19)

09.03.2020 The Hungarian low-cost airline Wizz Air has reduced its flights capacity to Italy from 11 Mar to 2 Apr due to reduced demand over the coronavirus. On 27 Feb, Wizz Air announced that due to falling demand for flights to Italy caused by the outbreak of the coronavirus, it altered the flight schedule that […]
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TAP Portugal cancels 1000 flights in March and April due to low demand resulting from coronavirus

09.03.2020 Portugal’s flag carrier TAP Portugal has made a move to cancel 1000 scheduled flights in March and April on Thursday following reduced demand resulting from the coronavirus outbreak. The cancellations mainly affect destinations to Italy, Spain, and France and make up 4% of Tap Portugal’s capacity in March 2020 and 6% in April. The […]
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UK’s domestic airline Flybe goes bankrupt

05.03.2020 Flybe has ceased all operations and has gone bankrupt. The airline’s more than 2,000 staff now face uncertainty with all flights from Thursday 5th Mar and onwards – cancelled. In a last-ditch attempt, the airline attempted to secure emergency funding of £100 million loan from the UK’s government but was rejected. The accounting firm […]
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