Legislation

Airlines launch legal action against UK quarantine

June 12, 2020 0

Three major airlines have initiated a formal legal challenge against the British Government’s 14-day quarantine rule that was introduced on June 8. A joint statement from the three carriers said: “British Airways, easyJet and Ryanair have […]

Airline Focus

Lufthansa expects to cut 22,000 jobs

June 11, 2020 0

German’s flag carrier, Lufthansa, has said it will cut 22,000 jobs as it reorganises in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. It is currently in negotiations with the appropriate unions and says it hopes to […]

Airports

Gatwick prepares to reopen its North Terminal 

June 9, 2020 0

Gatwick Airport has announced a range of COVID-19 related measures as it prepares to open its North Terminal to more flights on June 15. The building has been closed since March. Gatwick says its actions […]

Legislation

UK 14-day arrivals quarantine begins

June 8, 2020 0

The British Government’s new quarantine rules requiring most people arriving in the UK to self-isolate for 14 days, are now in place. Travellers arriving by aircraft, boat or train must give an address where they […]

Airline Focus

Temporary reprieve for Berlin’s Tegel Airport

June 4, 2020 0

Berlin’s historic Tegel Airport (IATA: TXL) will revert to its October closure date after experiencing a sudden rise in passenger numbers. With the protracted delay in completing the soon-to-open Brandenburg Airport, Tegel was scheduled to […]