Tag: lockdown

Aviation Support Package needed more than ever in light of new lockdown

Responding to the Prime Minister’s speech announcing a new lockdown, Chief Executive of the Airport Operators Association Karen Dee said: “While airports understand the public health reasons behind the renewed lockdown, this is yet another devastating blow to airports. It comes on top of the ...

COVID-19 Forces BA’s Hand, Inverness-Heathrow Flights Suspended

By John Huston airwaysmag.com British Airways (BA) has stopped its flights between Inverness (INV) and London Heathrow (LHR) due to England’s COVID-19 lockdown. According to a report today by the BBC, the lockdown, includes a “stay at home” message. It is due to last until December 2. BA...

Easyjet to cut hundreds of flights from Gatwick as airline demands state bailout

Easyjet to cut hundreds of flights from Gatwick as airline demands state bailout

By itv.com EasyJet is set to cut hundreds of flights following the government's announcement that the country is to go into a second lockdown on Thursday. The airline is Gatwick's biggest operator. Chief executive Johan Lundgren called on the Government to boost support for UK aviation companies,...

Refund airfares of flights booked amid COVID-19 lockdown: India’s Supreme Court

Refund airfares of flights booked amid COVID-19 lockdown: India’s Supreme Court

By Dhanusha Gokulan, Khaleej Times All airline tickets that were cancelled amid the Covid lockdown must be refunded without any additional charges, the Supreme Court of India ruled on Thursday. The judgment is applicable to both domestic and international tickets booked during this period. ...

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