Passengers wearing face masks on an Olympic Air De Havilland Canada aircraft flying from Athens.  Certain  factors on board, such as raised seat backs, can help lessen virus transmission. Photograph:  Nicolas Economou/ NurPhoto via Getty Images

As airlines rush to return their fleets to the skies, the industry is battling to restore confidence among travellers that flying in an enclosed aircr(...)

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About 400,000 airline workers have been fired, furloughed or told they may lose their jobs due to the coronavirus, according to Bloomberg calculations(...)

Maitland Ward performs in adult films that rely on a health-screening system that some experts say could be a model for a coronavirus screening database. Photograph: Albert L Ortega/Getty

As more states open up and people return to work, companies are looking for guidance on how to keep workers safe from infection. Some experts suggest (...)

While Emirates has been profitable during the past three decades, it has had to navigate numerous external challenges.

Emirates Airline president Tim Clark plans to retire in June, ending more than three decades growing the Dubai carrier into the world’s biggest and tr(...)

An Airbus A380: firm plans to increase production at its Tianjin final assembly line.

Airbus is offering an industrial partnership with China on the A380 if Chinese airlines place orders for the world’s largest passenger jet, whose futu(...)

Hotel prices rising in Europe It is not just in Ireland where hotel prices are rising but in Europe too, though at a slower pace. During the first se(...)

Ireland’s Jared Payne enjoyed lining out at fullback at Newlands, completing four of Ireland’s seven offloads. Photograph: Billy Stickland

From one iconic venue to another, but Ireland will be stepping into something of the unknown at Ellis Park in Saturday’s second Test. Now known as Emi(...)