Tag: flights

Europe to start Boeing 737 Max test flights

Image copyright Boeing Image caption Half of Boeing’s sales come from the 737 Max EU aviation regulators have scheduled flight tests for Boeing’s troubled 737 Max plane. The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) said the tests would take place in Vancouver, Canada in the week beginning 7 September. Boeing’s best-selling aircraft was grounded last year after two crashes killed… Read more →

EasyJet boss feels ‘100% safe’ on full planes as flights resume

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Johan Lundgren said the carrier was following international guidelines The boss of EasyJet has said he would feel “100% safe” flying on full planes as the airline resumed a limited number of flights after a 10-week hiatus. Johan Lundgren told the PA news agency the airline had followed international guidelines to step up hygiene… Read more →

Coronavirus: NI on the move as house hunting and flights return

Image copyright Templeton Robinson Image caption Estate agents and their clients will have a range of new rules to follow House moving and more passenger flights are returning to Northern Ireland from Monday, as the easing of coronavirus restrictions continue. Estate agents can now open and viewings can take place. Passenger flights will resume at Belfast International Airport, with Easyjet… Read more →

EasyJet to restart flights to 75% of destinations by August

Image copyright PA Media Image caption EasyJet is introducing enhanced disinfection measures EasyJet has said it will resume flights to 75% of destinations by the end of August, although the number of daily services will still be significantly down for a normal summer season. The airline is already starting limited services this month, as it adjusts to the coronavirus collapse… Read more →

Coronavirus: Restrict toilet access on flights, says ICAO

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Data on how the coronavirus can spread between aircraft passengers is in short supply Air passengers should have restricted access to toilets on flights as part of wide-ranging coronavirus safety recommendations, a UN agency has said. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) guidelines also include limiting or suspending food and drink services on short-haul… Read more →

Coronavirus: EasyJet to resume flights in June

Image copyright TF-Images EasyJet has said it will resume some flights on 15 June, with all passengers and cabin crew told to wear face masks to protect against the coronavirus. The airline announced that it would restart a “small number” of routes where there is enough customer demand. The initial schedule will include domestic routes across the UK and France.… Read more →