London Air Travel’s Monday Briefing 2020 Archive

London Air Travel » London Air Travel’s Monday Briefing 2020 Archive

London Air Travel’s Monday Briefing is published every Monday morning at 06:00 GMT providing a weekly digest of air travel news from London and around the world.

Here is our archive of posts from 2020:

January 2020

Monday 13 January 2020 – International Airlines Group prepares for life after Willie Walsh as Luis Gallego is appointed Chief Executive of the group.

Monday 20 January 2020 – As Flybe seeks support from the UK Government, will the Connect Airways consortium be able to turn around the airline?

Monday 27 January 2020 – South African Airways is forced to deny speculation that it is to suspend operations as its Business Rescue Practitioners prepare a restructuring plan for the airline.

February 2020

Monday 3 February 2020 – The world’s airlines suspend services to mainland China following the Coronavirus outbreak.

Monday 10 February 2020 – Europe’s airlines recover from Storm Ciara/Sabine. Meanwhile South African Airways undertakes a radical restructuring of its route network.

Monday 17 February 2020 – Tensions arise between Qantas management and its pilots over plans to launch ultra long-haul flights between London & Sydney. PriestmanGoode rebrands Aegean Airlines.

Monday 24 February 2020 – The world’s airlines cut back capacity in response to Coronavirus.

March 2020

Monday 2 March 2020 – The world’s airlines now prepare for months of depressed demand due to Coronavirus.

Monday 9 March 2020 – Aviation faces its biggest ever crisis in Coronavirus.

Monday 16 March 2020 – Global aviation comes close to a complete shutdown.

Monday 23 March 2020 – Governments prepare to provide state support for airlines around the world.

Monday 30 March 2020 – Airlines race to bolster their balance sheets.