ALERT SAS airline files for U.S. bankruptcy protection

Scandinavian airline SAS has filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States to help cut debt, it said on Tuesday, warning strike action by pilots had deepened its financial crisis. Wage talks between SAS and its pilots collapsed on Monday, triggering a strike that adds to travel chaos across Europe as the peak summer vacation…

Lufthansa finally decided to reactivate the Airbus A380

Lufthansa is reactivating the Airbus A380 in response to the steep rise in customer demand and the delayed delivery of ordered aircraft. The airline expects to use the long-haul aircraft, which is popular with customers and crews, again from summer 2023. The company is currently assessing how many A380s will be reactivated and which destinations…

Dubai Airport is back to a dual-runway operation

After 45 days of work, the Northern Runway Rehabilitation programme is now complete. From April 9 until June 22, the Northern runway was out of service for refurbishment. Dubai airport is back to a dual-runway operation. The last time that the Northern runway was refurbished as extensively as this year was in 2014. In 2019,…