Credit: Nigel Howarth / AWSTGermany-based insurance company Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty has found that bird strikes are a notable contributor of aviation collision/crash incidents, after analyzing more than 50,000 claims.
Credit: BoeingExecutives at Brazilian LCC GOL expect to operate roughly 20 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft by the end of the year, part of a transition that will see the MAX comprise half the carrier’s all-737 fleet by 2025.
Credit: Rob FinlaysonVenezuela has banned TAP Air Portugal from operating into the Venezuelan capital Caracas for a period of 90 days following what it described as “serious irregularities” in a recent flight.
Credit: Rob FinlaysonJetBlue Airways remains confident that its planned service from Boston to London will be a success even as competition is intensifying in the market, and despite its largest rival Delta’s declaration that its revenue performance in Boston is on par with JetBlue’s results.
Credit: China Southern Airlines / TwitterThe airline industry is generally in good shape to withstand the financial impact of the COVID-19 coronavirus, but it is yet to be seen if this outbreak will follow the same pattern as previous similar outbreaks.