COVID-19

Thermo Fisher offers scalable testing solutions to help keep air travel safe.

The increase in air travel as people get back to their lives and livelihoods will require SARS-CoV-2 testing for the safety of passengers, air travel employees, and countries. Travel restrictions and testing requirements around the world change regularly and without prior notice. Safety plans are fluid and testing should be adaptable to what tomorrow may bring.

How airports can manage the ‘tidal wave’ of COVID-19 documentation

Tech firm boss says collaboration is key with border control, immigration, ground handlers and airlines to minimise delays

Ryanair board approves post COVID growth plan

The proposals see the group’s five year traffic growth forecasts jump from 150m to 225m passengers per year 

Flughafen Wien Group reports strongest month since pandemic began

Passenger numbers from August are considerably more positive than figures reported in 2020

Miami testing COVID-19 detector dogs

The facility becomes the first in the US to carry out this kind of research

Porter Airlines returns to the skies

The Toronto-based company is recalling hundreds of workers as Coronavirus travel restrictions gradually ease

FABEC traffic sees recovery accompanied by uncertainty and volatility

Functional Airspace Block Europe Central (FABEC) traffic rose steadily in the first half of 2021 to just over 1 million flights

Gatwick in call to ease travel restrictions

London Gatwick Airport has called on the UK Government to allow double vaccinated passengers to avoid COVID-19 tests

Draken to close UK-based helicopter training academy

Draken Europe has announced plans to close its UK-based Helicopter Academy at the end of this year with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic a key factor in the decision, as limitations on travel to and from the UK reduced its ability to secure new orders

IATA supports EU Digital Covid app as global standard

The organisation believes all European member states should adopt the platform to help facilitate global travel