PwC report says airlines need to shrink…

PwC report says airlines need to shrink…

PwC report says drastic cuts are needed to airline fleets, and also business restructuring.  PWC’s 2021 Aviation Industry Outlook says the disruption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic has permanently realigned the finances of airlines and many will go under.  It also says investors are ready to pick up bargains in distressed aviation deals.  “In order to…

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Pilot walks away from this plane crash

Pilot walks away from this plane crash

A pilot had a miraculous escape after his light aircraft crashed into a huge stack of hay bales shortly after take-off. The man was taking off from an air strip at his farm in Hutton Cranswick near Driffield, heading to Beverley Airfield in a Savannah VG small aircraft when it struck a bump. The jolt…

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Most Europeans may curb flying, eat less…

Most Europeans may curb flying, eat less…

The poll in October of more than 30,000 people published by the European Investment Bank shows 72% of Europeans and Americans and 84% of Chinese people think their own behaviour can make a difference in tackling climate change, up by between 7-12% since last year.  They think almost a third of the global population would…

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Airlines and others depend on the “giant…

Airlines and others depend on the “giant…

Governments and businesses worldwide are hoping they will be able to avoid making drastic carbon cuts, and instead somehow remove carbon from the air – avoiding climate breakdown. The UK’s Committee on Climate Change has advised the UK government that carbon dioxide removal (CDR) at scale, will be needed. All climate goals for “net-zero” depend…

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