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140 Coronavirus Hits Airlines and General Aviation + GA News

140 Coronavirus Hits Airlines and General Aviation + GA News

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Summary140 Max talks about how Coronavirus, COVID-19, is impacting airlines, charter flights, and flight training. Airlines are reducing schedules, grounding aircraft, and giving employees voluntary time off at reduced pay, and stepping up aircraft cleaning efforts. Oil prices have plummeted, but not enough to offset revenue decline. The charter flight industry is seeing some short term increase in demand.

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United trims schedules up to 20% United Offers Pilots Time Off at Reduced Pay Airlines don’t need those grounded Boeing 737 Maxes after all Airlines Could Benefit From Lowest Jet Fuel Price In Two Years Air France-KLM Faces $1 Billion Fuel Hedging Loss Airlines could get tax relief from White House President seeks to stamp out airline bailout talk Flashback: American Airlines CEO: We’ll never lose money again Administration clashes with airlines over coronavirus Lufthansa To Ground Entire Airbus A380 Fleet Coronavirus: Airlines are flying ‘ghost’ planes to keep flight slots Southwest Airlines announces ‘enhanced’ cleaning procedures Delta Supporting Healthy Flying Aero Friedrichshafen Show Postponed 2020 SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo Proceeding Bizjet Operators See COVID-19 Bump Bizjet Opportunities and Challenges Coronavirus Appears To Shut Down Three Flight Schools United postpones new pilot class and warns of additional flight cuts

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