SINGAPORE, 27 March 2020: The International Air Transport Association has called on the governments of 18 States in the Asia-Pacific for emergency support for airlines as they fight for survival due to the dramatic loss of air travel demand due...
BANGKOK 26 March 2020: European tourists are stranded in Cambodia’s capital, Phnom Penh, unable to fly to Bangkok to connect with flights home due Thailand’s strict rule that requires all travellers to present a medical certificate and proof of insurance...
BANGKOK, 25 March 2020: Thai Airways International will ground all services in Asia, 25 March, followed by Australia on 27 March and Europeon 1 April, the airline announced Tuesday evening. According to the airline’s...
DUBAI, 25 March 2020: Emirates confirmed Tuesday it would temporarily suspend all passenger services from 25 March to comply with the UAE government's directive. Claiming the measures are in place to contain the spread of COVID-19...
BANGKOK, 25 March 2020: Bangkok Airways will close all of its passenger lounges, effective 1 April, at airports in Thailand and neighbouring countries to reduce the risk of exposure to Covid-19. The Thai government also called...
SEPANG, Malaysia,  25 March 2020: AirAsia is offering extended flexibility options for all existing flight bookings made on or before 22 March 2020 with a departure date between 23 March and 30 April 2020.  The offer excludes Thailand...
DUBAI, UAE, 24 March 2020: Since the COVID-19 outbreak began, Emirates and data, the group's airport management agency, are adapting operations in line with regulatory directives as well as travel demand. The airline has...
SINGAPORE, 24 March 2020: Vietjet is providing insurance for all its passengers under the branding “ Sky Covid Care” to win back passengers. The insurance cover starts at VND20,000,000 (USD857) and tops out at VND200,000,000 (USD8,570)...
GENEVA, 23 March 2020: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed decisions taken by aviation regulators to provide flexibility to airlines and flight crew during the COVID-19 crisis. “Safety is the industry’s top priority. Countries have...
BANGKOK, 23 March 2020: Two of Thailand's airlines are suspending international flights while Thai Lion Air announced it would ground its entire fleet in Bangkok as travel demand to and around Thailand plummets. Both Thai AirAsia...