Wuhan airport’s domestic flights, passenger numbers return to pre-epidemic levels

WUHAN, Sept. 12 (Xinhua) — The airport in the central Chinese city of Wuhan, once hard hit during the COVID-19 epidemic, saw its numbers of domestic passenger flights as well as passengers return to the levels a year ago on Friday, the airport operator said Saturday.

Step aboard the flight to nowhere! Singapore Airlines is planning trips that start and end at the SAME airport in a bid to boost business

The domestic market would be the first to see a recovery following the pandemic, leading the company to announce its airlines will operate a smaller fleet on a reduced network in the coming years.

Delhi Airport starts operating on-arrival COVID-19 testing facility for international passengers

Passengers who opt for the test will have to wait in a specified lounge in the airport or a designated hotel in the city till their results come, the Ministry noted. If found negative, they will be exempted from mandatory institutional quarantine and can take the connecting flight.

Lucy Bronze, Rose Lavelle, Pernille Harder: How the Women’s Super League won the transfer window

Rachel Daly – Houston Dash to West Ham (loan) Despite earning 35 caps for England, Rachel Daly has not played club football in her home country since 2012 but has now joined West Ham on loan until the end of the year. It comes after she captained Houston Dash to victory in the NWSL’s Challenge […]

3 Guns Found At Pittsburgh International Airport In Past Week

The most recent was a 9 mm loaded handgun inside a West Virginia man’s backpack. Another loaded gun was found Friday, and a third firearm was found last Wednesday. There have now been 13 guns caught at the airport this year.

Transfer news: Sancho to Man United update; Draxler to Leeds

“Jadon Sancho remains Manchester United’s top transfer target with the club still in negotiations with the player’s representatives, Dharmesh Sheth tells The Transfer Show. United are not giving up on trying to sign Sancho – who Borussia Dortmund value at £108m – despite sporting director Michael Zorc saying that the 20-year-old winger will not be […]

Routes: JetBlue’s California moves + United, AA, Air New Zealand, Emirates, new SLC airport

As passenger reservations continue to underperform industry expectations, airlines both domestic and international are starting to have second thoughts about some of the schedules they had planned for the fall and winter seasons, and are now reducing service or delaying the resumption of some routes. For example, Air New Zealand, which had planned to operate […]

Delhi airport receives over 45k applications from intl flyers for quarantine exemption

The government had said last month that from August 8, if any arriving international passenger has a negative report from an RT-PCR test done 96 hours prior to the journey, he or she need not undergo institutional quarantine in India. Delhi airport had launched an online portal for this purpose.

Coronavirus | Domestic air travel returns to pre-pandemic levels in Wuhan

The virus was first detected in Wuhan late last year and the city underwent a draconian 76-day lockdown as its hospitals struggled to deal with a tidal wave of cases that required the rapid construction of field hospitals to handle the overflow.

32% international flyers at Delhi airport brought COVID-negative reports to avail quarantine exemption, says Hardeep Singh Puri

There are broadly four types of vaccine — one, a vaccine based on the whole virus (this could be either inactivated, or an attenuated [weakened] virus vaccine); two, a non-replicating viral vector vaccine that uses a benign virus as vector that carries the antigen of SARS-CoV; three, nucleic-acid vaccines that have genetic material like DNA […]