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EASA blacklists 21 Russian airlines

The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has banned more than 20 airlines from flying in EU airspace

Airports sector welcomes travel recommendations

Trade bodies representing the aviation sector have responded positively to the latest pandemic-end travel recommendations

Digital COVID certificate welcomed by EU aviation sector

Governments are being urged to introduce the new platform by July to enable a successful restart to air travel

Transat-Air Canada Merger Pushed Back

Air Canada’s purchase of tour operator Transat AT, which owns Air Transat, has been pushed back into the fourth quarter of this year due to “certain factors beyond its control and related to the COVID-19 pandemic.”

European Union green lights MBDA TWISTER project

The Council of the European Union has given missile developer MBDA the green light to develop its Timely Warning and Interception with Space-based TheatER surveillance (TWISTER) missile defence project.