With this type of crisis in the air travel industry as a whole had never faced. The Coronavirus is pushing even healthy corporations to their limits. The Lufthansa group, which also includes the Swiss , would like to ask the governments of the home markets by state aid, such as the German "Handelsblatt" reported. Meanwhile, the group has confirmed the. The reason for this is Because of a shut-down operation, and a slump in bookings, it is short of liquidity. The Swiss always have to cut more flights. Initially, there was talk of a reduction of 25 per cent. Then it was 50 percent. In the meantime, the speech is not to stress 70 percent of all flights.
After all, it is in a different area requests: the Charter business. There companies, tour operators or private aircraft for one or several flights, including staff hire. It is, according to the Helvetic primary groups and business travelers who come back to their homeland. "This week we flew a group of 35 persons from Palermo to Zurich. We are convinced that this kind of orders in the coming weeks, will increase," said Guenin.
Created: 13.03.2020, 18:23 PMUpdated Date: 13 March 2020, 22:00