13 august 2020

IATA Raises Red Flags over Covid Responses in Europe, Mideast


The International Air Transport Association (IATA) on Thursday issued a rather pessimistic outlook for European and Middle Eastern carriers in the context of the Covid-19 crisis based largely on what it characterized as uncoordinated border restrictions and quarantine requirements.In Europe, IATA noted that air travel has not recovered to the degree it had expected just two months earlier, increasing the negative effect on employment. The group now says the crisis and states’ reaction to it has [...]