Jet2 delays resume of flight operations

Jet2 has delayed the resume of flight operations until July 1st. A spokesperson said: “The health and safety of our customers and colleagues is our absolute priority, and we are continuing to monitor the situation very closely.” A statement continued: “Our commitment to working in partnership with independent travel agents has never been stronger, and…

BREAKING Emirates seeks to cancel last five A380 orders

Emirates is seeking to cancel five of its last eight A380 deliveries. Emirates is seeking to cancel five of its last eight A380 deliveries, with manufacturer Airbus but the planes are already in assembly, according to people familiar with the situation. Dubai-based Emirates plans to take three more of the double-deckers before the end of…

BREAKING India to resume domestic flight operations

India will slowly resume domestic flight operations. Indian aviation minister just announced that domestic civil aviation operations will resume in a calibrated manner from Monday 25th May 2020. All airports & air carriers are being informed to be ready for operations from 25th May. “We have been ready to resume domestic civil aviation for the…

BREAKING Rolls-Royce announces plans to cut 9000 jobs

The industrial group Rolls-Royce is to cut 9,000 jobs, almost a fifth of its workforce, as the coronavirus crisis takes its toll on the aviation industry. The firm, which makes engines for planes, said the reduction of nearly a fifth of its workforce would mainly affect its civil aerospace division. The bulk of the job…