Government news & relief measures

 

Country/region headline date

Europe

European business travelers say they will fly less, post Covid

12 April

France

French lawmakers approve ban on some short-haul domestic flights

11 April

Global

Will a US-UK corridor be a reality this summer

10 April

Europe

European governments return to airline bailouts

7 April

Global

WHO urges against vaccine passports

7 April

Singapore

Vaccines priority but not ‘silver bullet’ – Singapore

6 April

United Kingdom

UK PM wants to make testing as easy as possible

6 April

Global

Shell invests in SAF maker LanzaJet

6 April

Australia

New date for trans-Tasman travel bubble to start

6 April

United Kingdom

“Disappointed” travel chief seeks clarity from Prime Minister

6 April

United States

US domestic travel can normalise by 2022 – report

5 April

Singapore

Singapore to accept IATA Travel Pass from May

5 April

Singapore

HK-Singapore travel bubble suspended again

5 April

United States

Fully vaccinated people can resume travel at low risk – CDC

2 April

Global

Global aviation seeks share of US infrastructure package

31 March

Airline & airport news

 

Australia

Qantas international flights at risk as jab target shelved

12 April
Europe

Airlines warn the cost of Covid test will stop people traveling

9 April
United Kingdom

Jet2 cancels flights, holidays until June 23

9 April
United Arab Emirates

Qatar says vaccine for travel likely to be the trend

7 April
United States

US airlines step up pilot recalls as travel demand rebounds

6 April
United States

Delta to unlock middle seat from May 1

31 March
Hong Kong (SAR), China

HK quarantine lifted if HK air crew get vaccinated – Govt

31 March
Europe

Holiday firms report rise in bookings from 2022

31 March
United States

Airlines betting big on recovery just ahead

31 March
Global

Mid-2030s emissions-free aircraft credible – Airbus

31 March