What challenges do airlines face as they return to the skies?
As airlines begin to ramp up operations, Graham and Lewis discuss the demand situation and the likely pitfalls ahead. They consider whether low passenger confidence in the safety of travel is likely to dampen demand, and how the progress of the virus is a critical factor in the shape of the recovery. They also discuss the safety of airports and aircraft, and the particular challenges facing the major regions. European carriers put emphasis on reach in short-haul return https://www.flightglobal.com/networks/european-carriers-put-emphasis-on-reach-in-short-haul-return/138976.article Layoffs expected when pay support ends for US carriers https://www.flightglobal.com/strategy/layoffs-expected-when-pay-support-ends-for-us-carriers/138946.article Assessing government support for Asia-Pacific carriers https://www.flightglobal.com/strategy/assessing-government-support-for-asia-pacific-carriers/138866.article By the numbers: coronavirus effect on the global fleet https://www.flightglobal.com/fleets/by-the-numbers-coronavirus-effect-on-the-global-fleet/138943.article