in North America

Royal Caribbean Cruises extends sailing suspension

Royal Caribbean Cruises has extended the suspension of sailings of its global fleet until May 12th.In light of the developing Covid-19 pandemic, the cruise line – which also operates Celebrity Cruises, Azamara and Silversea Cruises – had originally scrapped all…

in News

IATA predicts huge falls in aviation revenue

The International Air Transport Association has updated its analysis of the revenue impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the global air transport industry.Owing to the severity of travel restrictions and the expected global recession, IATA now estimates that industry passenger…

in Europe

Aegean latest airline to ground all international flights

Aegean has confirmed the temporary suspension of all international flights from Thursday.The move comes as the airline battles the extraordinary circumstances surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic.Travel restrictions imposed by Greece, the EU and other states, as well as the newly adapted…

in Africa

Iata: decline in global demand will near 40%

The International Air Transport Association (Iata) is forecasting what it calls a “tremendous revenue shock” for the aviation industry this year after it revealed a report about the impact of COVID-19 on the world.It hosted a teleconference via Microsoft Teams…

in Oceania

Tokyo 2020 Olympics delayed until next summer

The Tokyo 2020 summer Olympic and Paralympic games will be moved to next year as the world battles the coronavirus outbreak.The event had been due to begin on July 24th.Following a decision earlier, officials at the International Olympics Committee (IOC)…