New IATA numbers shows Asia led airline industry recovery in May by revenue passenger kilometers, followed by North America. Lots of empty planes in Africa (RPKs -97.9%; ASKs cut considerably less at -79.9%, second to Asia).
Many South Africans still find themselves stuck in other countries. @Heidigiokos has been keeping track of these citizens. Many airlines are not operating and only cargo planes are transporting passengers back to South Africa. #21daysLockdownSouthAfrica #Day7OfLockdown
I’m was on one of the first planes to take off from the UK and land in South Africa after Cyril’s announcement to limit foreign travellers. AMA.
How crews are using planes to combat huge locust outbreak in East Africa
Spray planes combat the huge locust outbreak in East Africa
How much Tom Price's air travel tab cost taxpayers, according to reports •$400,000+ on private planes for 26 official trips since May •$500,000+ on military flights to Europe, Asia and Africa •Roughly $1 million total