This week’s featured link
Ethics of Airline Bailouts in Spotlight With Virgin-Qantas Feud – Bloomberg
Quite the brawl going on down under. Virgin Australia wants the government to bail it out. Qantas sees blood in the water and wants no help. There has been talk of letting the airline fail and then having a new airline created. This puts the government in quite the position.
Two for the road
‘Delta Clean’ delivers new standard of airline cleanliness, now and always – Delta News Hub
I don’t know why, but I find it really amusing that we are now in a world where it makes sense to brand the fact that you clean your airplanes. Good on Delta for stepping things up, but I do wonder what the media coverage looks like when it is reported that someone got sick on a Delta airplane.
A Couple Drove 5,000 KM to Yukon to Escape Coronavirus. Locals Were Furious – Vice
People are strange. I love how this couple from Quebec got it in their heads that the way to save themselves would be to drive across the country and then fly up to this tiny native town where they may very well freeze to death. They were also very clearly only thinking about themselves here, and they got smacked back to reality pretty quick upon arrival.