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Between Memorial Day and Labor Day the US commercial aviation market saw a 37% rebound in the number of passengers flying. Not surprisingly, however, the distribution of that growth was anything but consistent across the country.
Even as the aviation industry pushes harder and harder for passengers to return to the skies, the companies behind the scenes concede that recovery will be a long, slow path. The latest tell on that front is a decision to delay the Aircraft Interiors Expo and World Travel Catering & Onboard Services Expo, typically hosted in early April. The new dats are 31 August to 2 September 2021.
AirAsia Japan is dead. Again. The second iteration of the ASEAN discount carrier's operation in Japan ceased operations last Monday, bringing an end to the three year run the carrier flew from its base at Nagoya.
The long decline of JetBlue's presence at Long Beach came to a close last week. And it was barely even noticed.