Helen Massy-Beresford

Paris Bureau Chief

Paris, France


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.

Helen combines a deep knowledge of the aviation industry with years of experience in journalism. She was a business reporter at Flight International in London before moving to Paris to work for Reuters as European Automotive Correspondent. She has written for a variety of publications including the Guardian, the Observer, the Telegraph, Airline Business and Aircraft Cabin Management.


Ryanair Expects Extended Summer Season

By Helen Massy-Beresford Apr 22, 2021
Ryanair expects the summer 2021 season to be an extended one and is preparing to have about 75% of its summer 2019 capacity ready to operate as the airline looks toward receiving its first Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.  
Airlines & Lessors

IAG Commits To SAFs For 10% Of Flights By 2030

By Helen Massy-Beresford Apr 22, 2021
The airline group said it would achieve this by purchasing one million tons of sustainable jet fuel per year, which will allow it to cut its annual emissions by two million tons by 2030.
Airlines & Lessors

Virgin Atlantic CEO Sees Full Fleet Flying This Fall

By Helen Massy-Beresford Apr 21, 2021
Virgin Atlantic should be flying its full fleet again by October or November, according to its CEO, who predicted yields would start to stabilize from the start of 2022.
Airlines & Lessors