AJ Impact

Singapore Airlines shares plunge after posting record loss

Singapore Airlines has no domestic market to cushion the blow to international travel due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Singapore Airlines shares plunge after posting record loss

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Boeing posts $2.5bn 2Q loss as pandemic compounds 737 Max woes

Boeing deliveries of new airliners - a critical source of cash for the Chicago-based company - are down 71% this year.

Boeing posts $2.5bn 2Q loss as pandemic compounds 737 Max woes

AJ Impact

More headwinds: Global aviation only seen recovering in 2024

Industry group sees slower global airline recovery due to surging virus cases and weak demand for business travel.

More headwinds: Global aviation only seen recovering in 2024

AJ Impact

'All you can fly': Chinese airlines in big push to sell seats

Global airlines are watching whether aggressive marketing push by coronavirus-battered Chinese carriers takes off.

'All you can fly': Chinese airlines in big push to sell seats

Aviation

Iran says Mahan Air passengers can sue US army in its courts

Several people were injured after pilot rapidly changed altitude to avoid collision with a US jet, Iranian media said.

Iran says Mahan Air passengers can sue US army in its courts

AJ Impact

Boeing 737 jets idled during pandemic must be inspected: FAA

The FAA directive applies to 2,000 Boeing 737 NG and Classic aircraft not operated for seven or more straight days.

 Boeing 737 jets idled during pandemic must be inspected: FAA

Europe

Ukraine: Black boxes confirm interference with jet downed in Iran

The flight recorders from a Ukrainian plane shot down by Iran confirm illegal interference, Ukraine says.

Ukraine: Black boxes confirm interference with jet downed in Iran

AJ Impact

About 400,000 global airline jobs lost or at risk due to virus

Pandemic has crushed aviation with more staff losses expected in the US when a job cut ban ends in September: reports.

About 400,000 global airline jobs lost or at risk due to virus

AJ Impact

American, Southwest reassess summer flight adds as demand stalls

States have scaled back reopening plans as COVID-19 cases accelerate in the US, passing 4 million on Thursday.

American, Southwest reassess summer flight adds as demand stalls

AJ Impact

Activists slam Trump admin proposed aircraft emissions standards

Climate activists say EPA's proposed standards are 'toothless' and 'out of date'.

Activists slam Trump admin proposed aircraft emissions standards

GCC

Qatar Airways seeks $5bn compensation from blockading quartet

Airline launches international arbitration against Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt for 2017 airspace ban.

AJ Impact

United Airlines sees weak demand until coronavirus vaccine found

Prolonged travel downturn could lead to more job losses as US government stimulus measures expire in the autumn.

United Airlines sees weak demand until coronavirus vaccine found

Pakistan

Deadly skies: Pakistani pilots allege systemic safety failures

Six Pakistani pilots spoke to Al Jazeera about allegations of fraud and improper flight certification practices.

Deadly skies: Pakistani pilots allege systemic safety failures

Infographic

Pakistani pilot licence scandal: The fallout

Breaking down the Pakistani aviation scandal in maps and charts.

Pakistani pilot licence scandal: The fallout

Europe

Norway arrests British man suspected of Ryanair plane bomb threat

A 51-year-old British man is suspected of issuing a bomb threat midair during a Ryanair flight from London to Oslo.

Norway arrests British man suspected of Ryanair plane bomb threat