Pandemic Wave Derails Australian Airline Recovery

Qantas aircraft
Qantas has scaled back its domestic flying due to COVID-19 travel restrictions.
Credit: James D. Morgan/Getty Images
The latest surge in COVID-19 cases in Australia is proving a cruel blow to local airlines that were beginning to recover some momentum based on domestic strength. Now, as annual earnings season approaches for Australasian airlines, the carriers are assessing the fallout from the new wave of...
Adrian Schofield

Adrian is a senior air transport editor for Aviation Week, based in New Zealand. He covers commercial aviation in the Asia-Pacific region.

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