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Issue No. 811

The Pandemic's Network Legacy

Airline networks have changed as a result of the pandemic. Some were clear money grabs — United flying from cities in the Upper Midwest to Florida in the winter — but others are more strategic, like JetBlue moving its Southern…

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Weekly Skies

With bookings rising and demand for leisure travel surging, the recovery is within sight for Delta Air Lines, which now says it will return to profitability by the third quarter of this year. But that’s the future. The present for…

Sky Money

Air France-KLM will raise at least €968 million ($1.16 billion) through a private placement of new shares. The Franco-Dutch group will issue at least 200 million new shares at €4.84 each — a price at the low end of initial…

Fleet

Airbus beat Boeing in March deliveries by several dozen aircraft. The European airframer delivered 72 commercial aircraft in the month to 34 customers. These deliveries were comprised of four A220s; 57 A320neos and three A320s; and eight A350s. In the…

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Ottawa Lends a Hand to Air Canada
Edward Russell

After not getting any aid from the Canadia government, Air Canada finally got about $5 billion in assistance. Skift Airlines Reporter Edward "Ned" Russell and Airline Weekly Editor Madhu Unnikrishnan discuss what this might mean, why Latam is retiring its...

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Issue No. 811

The Pandemic's Network Legacy

Airline networks have changed as a result of the pandemic. Some were clear money grabs — United flying from cities in the Upper Midwest to Florida in the winter — but others are more strategic, like JetBlue moving its Southern…

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Issue No. 810

What's Next for South America's Airlines?

The airline industry in Latin America and the Caribbean is in a tough spot. Some of its largest players are in the bankruptcy process, and some have stopped flying altogether, and the ones that remain are finding the region's patchwork…

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Issue No. 809

Are Alliances Back in Style?

Are alliances back in style? In recent years, some airlines and analysts have said the industry has moved beyond alliances and toward a future of bilateral agreements between unaligned carriers. But Alaska Airlines' decision to join the Oneworld alliance flouts…

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Issue No. 808

European Airlines' Summer of Recovery Remains Hazy

Almost exactly a year ago, as the world was shutting down in the face of a terrifying new disease and as we watched news reports out of Italy and New York with growing horror, airline CEOs the world over were…

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