Airways Weekly Briefing: May 30-June 1, 2022
Here's the rundown of the most viewed articles our readers enjoyed this week, including the latest on Europe's air travel crisis, Cathay Pacific's rehiring spree, Russian airlines' returning leased aircraft, and this week's top AV history post.
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Top 10 Stories of the Week
KLM Stops Boarding European Flights to Amsterdam — airwaysmag.com This is why KLM (KL) decided not to allow any more passengers to board for departure to Amsterdam (AMS) at European destinations.
UK Government Vows to Help Mitigate Travel Chaos — airwaysmag.com
This is the current state of the UK aviation sector as the travel crisis rolls into another weekend.
Cathay Pacific to Rehire Hundreds of Cabin Crew — airwaysmag.com Find out how Cathay Pacific Airways (CX) is looking to resume its summer flight operations at full capacity.
South Korea to Lift International Flight Restrictions — airwaysmag.com This is when South Korean air travel policies related to international flights will be normalized to pre-COVID-19 status.
Some Russian Planes Returned to Foreign Lessors — airwaysmag.com These are the five Russian Airlines that have started to return aircraft to their foreign lessors.
Finnair Launches Seattle-Helsinki Polar Route (+Photos) — airwaysmag.com
This Finnair (AY) polar route allows for quick access to the Nordic countries, Europe, and beyond.
Nepal Confirms Fatal Crash of Tara Air DCH-6-300 — airwaysmag.com
Officials in Nepal confirmed that all 22 passengers and crew aboard Tara Air (TB) Flight 197 have perished.
Swoop Debuts Nonstop Toronto-Chicago Service — airwaysmag.com This is how the fast-growing Canadian airline continues to extend its seasonal services to the US.
Norwegian Air Shuttle Renews Boeing 737 MAX Order — airwaysmag.com
Find out why Norwegian Air Shuttle (DY) has renewed its order for 50 Boeing 737-8 MAX aircraft.
Atlas Air Takes Delivery of New Boeing 747-8F — airwaysmag.com
The new Boeing 747-8F will improve capacity and consume less fuel on flights between China and the Americas.
This Week in Aviation History
Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental Inaugural Flight — airwaysmag.com
Experience what it was like to be on board Lufthansa's (LH) inaugural Boeing 747-8i flight exactly 10 years ago.
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June 2022 – Airways Magazine — airwaysmag.com
Airways covers the latest developments in the Canadian aviation market, now booming as it recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic.