Monday, August 3, 2020
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Emirates asks pilots and cabin crew to take unpaid leave

DUBAI/MANILA (Reuters) - Emirates is asking pilots and cabin crew to take unpaid leave and rival Qatar Airways laid off about 200 staff in...

U.S. airlines seek $50 billion coronavirus bailout to avoid collapse

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Major U.S. airlines sought a government bailout of more than $50 billion as the White House is urgently drafting a financial...

Major airline alliances call on governments for support due to coronavirus

DUBAI (Reuters) - The three major airline alliances - Star, SkyTeam and oneworld - on Monday jointly called on governments and stakeholders to extend...

British Airways-owner to cut capacity by 75%, CEO Walsh staying on

LONDON (Reuters) - The owner of British Airways said it would cut its flying capacity by at least 75% in April and...

Big UK airlines ground most of their fleets to survive coronavirus

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's big airlines said on Monday they would have to ground most of their fleets to survive the coronavirus crisis, with...

Airlines slash schedules, jobs and pay after new travel restrictions

SYDNEY/CHICAGO (Reuters) - Airlines around the world said they would make more drastic cuts to their flying schedules, shed jobs and seek government aid...

Kraft Heinz ask employees to work from home; provide travel restriction

(Reuters) - Kraft Heinz Co () said on Sunday it has asked office employees to work from home as the coronavirus continues...

American Airlines to suspend nearly all long-haul international flights starting March...

(Reuters) - American Airlines Group Inc () on Saturday said it will implement a phased suspension of nearly all long-haul international flights...

Jamaica declares disaster over coronavirus, seeks Cuban nurses

(Reuters) - Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness on Friday declared the island a disaster area because of the threat of coronavirus infection and said...

Chile bans large public events over coronavirus fears, ahead of planned...

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chilean President Sebastian Pinera announced a ban on public events with more than 500 people on Friday, as the government tries...