EU: EXTRA CHARGES FOR HAND LUGGAGE ARE QUESTIONED

Richard Moor -
Seven low-cost airlines are under investigation by the Spanish government. The Ministry of Consumer Protection in Madrid has stated the need to clarify whether charging travelers extra for a standard ...

IATA CONFIRMS GLOBAL PASSENGER DEMAND GROWTH

Samuel Dorsi -
According to the February International Air Transport Association (IATA) data, there was a positive growth trend in air transport worldwide. The data shows a 21.5% increase in global passenger demand ...

THE EU WANTS TO BRING BACK THE 80:20 SLOT RULE

Wayne M. Gore -
It is well known that as a result of the pandemic, the "80:20 slot rule" was suspended - i.e. the rule that states that an airline must use at least 80 percent of a given slot at the airport, otherwis ...

AIRLINE PASSENGER CAPACITY TO INCREASE BY 47% IN 2022

Anna Luebke -
The data analysis company Cirium, which specializes in aviation, released its forecast regarding the comeback of aviation in the coming year. Despite considerable growth, the airline passenger capacit ...

THE NUMBER OF AIR INCIDENTS IS INCREASING IN THE UNITED STATES

Wayne M. Gore -
According to a report by the New York Times, confidential reports written by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) have revealed that around 40 plane crashes were narrowly avoided in the United ...