Airline Industry Needs $70-80B Extra State Aid, IATA Chief Says

Norwegian Airlines
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PARIS—The air transport industry will need $70-80 billion in additional state aid to avoid further failures as it attempts to recover from the COVID-19 crisis, IATA director general and CEO Alexandre de Juniac said. The IATA chief’s statement came in a Nov. 20 interview with La Tribune. The...
Helen Massy-Beresford

Based in Paris, Helen Massy-Beresford covers European and Middle Eastern airlines, the European Commission’s air transport policy and the air cargo industry for Aviation Week & Space Technology and Aviation Daily.

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