3 Links I Love: Emirates on COVID, Alitalia Being Alitalia, The Queen Flies High Again

3 Links I Love: Emirates on COVID, Alitalia Being Alitalia, The Queen Flies High Again

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Emirates’ Tim Clark: Coronavirus is a black swan event for the airline industryThe National
I’m a sucker for a CEO interview that actually has substance. Here’s a good interview with the (probably still) outgoing head of Emirates, Sir Tim Clark.

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3 Links I Love: Capturing Flight Attendants, Hidden City Peril, Norwegian Sneakiness

3 Links I Love: Capturing Flight Attendants, Hidden City Peril, Norwegian Sneakiness

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A flight attendant is taking surreal photographs that show what flights look like in the middle of the pandemicInsider
These are some spectacularly-haunting photos of flight attendants working the line right now.

Video of the Week: What should
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3 Links I Love: No More Whining, LOT and Condor Split, Neeleman Forced to Sell

3 Links I Love: No More Whining, LOT and Condor Split, Neeleman Forced to Sell

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Dear Frequent Flyers: Please Stop WhiningOne Mile at a Time
Some welcome levity on frequent flier program complainers from an unlikely source.

Video of the Week: A couple weeks ago, I decided to go for a Sunday drive.
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3 Links I Love: Awful Data Points, Parking Airplanes on Opposite Sides of the World

3 Links I Love: Awful Data Points, Parking Airplanes on Opposite Sides of the World

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Impact of COVID-19: Data UpdatesA4A
The relatively mundane title belies the true ugliness you’ll find in this report. This is 15 slides of pure airline carnage. … Read the post

3 Links I Love: Just How Empty Those Planes are, Virgin Australia on the Brink, Delta Clean

3 Links I Love: Just How Empty Those Planes are, Virgin Australia on the Brink, Delta Clean

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Ethics of Airline Bailouts in Spotlight With Virgin-Qantas FeudBloomberg
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 … Read the post

3 Coronavirus-Free Links I Love: Goodbye to Midwest, KLM 747s, and Rick Rogers

3 Coronavirus-Free Links I Love: Goodbye to Midwest, KLM 747s, and Rick Rogers

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Wisconsin’s Midwest Express Airlines ends Elite partnershipch-aviation
Remember how Midwest Express was going to come back with chocolate chip cookies and all? Scratch that. The airline was going to outsource flying to Elite, but that has now fallen apart and descended into lawsuits. Midwest … Read the post

3 Links I Love: LOT of Trouble, Tecnam Time, Cathay’s Unenviable Position

3 Links I Love: LOT of Trouble, Tecnam Time, Cathay’s Unenviable Position

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Lufthansa will Verträge mit Condor auslaufen lassenHandelsblatt
What, you don’t speak German? Neither do I, but that’s why Google Translate is my friend. Basically, this says that Lufthansa is going to let its agreements with Condor expire when they’re up. That’s somewhat surprising to … Read the post

2 Links I Love and an Update I Don’t: EVA Fines, O’Leary Sounds Off, Heathrow Blocked Again

2 Links I Love and an Update I Don’t: EVA Fines, O’Leary Sounds Off, Heathrow Blocked Again

Sorry to disappoint you, but there’s no featured link this week. See, I didn’t think it was worth a full post to update you on what happened with Cranky Concierge’s massive $6,500 bill from EVA Air, so I figured I’d just drop it in here as an update. (Read Read the post

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