COVID-19 impact: Air passenger number collapses in Asia Pacific, decline in cargo markets deepens on weak demand
The rapid spread of COVID-19 resulting in border closures and travel restrictions across the world forced an almost complete shutdown of international airline operations.
Demand for private jets surges as coronavirus keeps airlines away from China; aviation sector under pressure due to travel bans, nervous crew
The SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus outbreak, which has killed more than 1,300 people in China, has led premium Asian airlines like Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd and Singapore Airlines Ltd to drastically cuts their flight schedules
Sonar images find AirAsia's QZ8501 wreckage: Victim wearing life jacket raises questions about crash
A body recovered from the crashed AirAsia QZ8501 was wearing a life jacket, an Indonesian rescue official said, raising new questions about the disaster.
Asian aviation officials said airlines would have to inform China of flight plans before entering airspace over waters disputed with Japan, forcing carriers to acknowledge China's authority over a newly declared "Air Defense Identification Zone".<br /><br />