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COVID-19: How Aviation is Fighting for Survival



#airlines #coronavirus #grounded #airports #Education
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References, [1] https://www.eurocontrol.int/news/celebrating-100-years-transatlantic-flights
[2] https://hub.united.com/2020-03-17-united-airlines-further-reduces-domestic-and-international-schedules-2645516655.html
[3] https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/u/0/d/1cRgtHZ4sRPj4BdcJa2y09SKaG8SRrLLtntHSegfmmoU/htmlview
[4] http://media.corporate-ir.net/media_files/NYS/UAL/reports/032702.pdf; https://americanairlines.gcs-web.com/static-files/980efd76-fcc6-497a-8933-23f212512019; https://d1lge852tjjqow.cloudfront.net/CIK-0000027904/916484c6-c1ce-4ecd-90d7-ae41981ab8b4.pdf
[5] http://ir.united.com/static-files/1dc3696a-8b66-481f-ba5c-d0e4d407f9cf; https://americanairlines.gcs-web.com/static-files/d46a00e3-db05-4a91-af7a-fbe0fc2a7f08; https://d18rn0p25nwr6d.cloudfront.net/CIK-0000027904/1fe7420e-4781-437f-92c3-08991a2d6695.pdf
[6] https://www.economist.com/finance-and-economics/2020/03/09/saudi-russian-price-war-sends-oil-and-stockmarkets-crashing

#cancellations #covid-19 #aircraft #airplanes #coronavirus aviation #aviation

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So you're telling me, after airlines charged $50 for a carry-on, $50 to choose a seat I've already paid for, and $15 for a bag of Lay's, they're suddenly in financial need?

by Skul 3 months ago

Another well thought, well produced video. Nice work, Sam.

by GTOger 3 months ago

Wendover Productions: "I'm all out of ideas for aviation videos..."
Coronavirus: Allow me to introduce myself

by Zaia Sarkis 3 months ago

Airlines last year : "yeah you're 1kg over weight in your hold luggage. That'll be 5 million dollars."
Airlines this year: "please help us, you love us right?"

by Reddsoldier 3 months ago

The world: everyone’s gonna die!

Wendover productions: won’t someone think about the planes

by Alex Gully 3 months ago

Airlines for decades: its 150$ for a checked bag, don’t ask to sit next to your spouse, we will throw your luggage down off the plane .
Airlines now: Remember us? uwu. We need daddy govt to bail us out

by ztheg 3 months ago

Fun Fact: Wendover’s head actually looks like that

by US 3 months ago

People with a fever: stays home
People infected with coronavirus: Mr. Worldwide

by Twin Turbo Autism 3 months ago

Remember when there were no bag fees? Then fuel prices skyrocketed and charging for bags became normal. Then fuel prices dropped but bag prices remained because it made them money. Sorry, I don’t feel too bad for them.

by mrmatalino 3 months ago

This is terrible, if aviation dies, how will HAI and Wendover obsess over planes?

by Yespacito 3 months ago

Literally almost every plane: Urgh stupid virus, now we’re just laying lifeless on the ground unable to fly anywhere!
737 MAX: First Time?

by Ian Pey 3 months ago

COVIDー19 impact on the efficacy of weather prediction too

“One aspect of the COVID-19 pandemic has been a reduction in aircraft flights and thus of the aircraft-based observations available to weather prediction centres.” - .

by Shivam Singh 3 months ago

"The industry will emerge, in the end, something completely new and novel."

Nope, they'll come back since we dont have any alternative to airplanes. Unless we invented teleporters

by Blank Blank 3 months ago

2021: “ let me tell you about a time when we used to have big flying machines called airplanes. Everyone has forgotten them so we need a little history lesson brought to you by wendover productions.”

by M Z 3 months ago

Wendover Production before: Let's make a channel dedicated to air travel
Wendover Production now: I may have made a mistake

by Aniseed 3 months ago

I started my first Airline Pilot job in March 2020. Years of school and work experience to get my dream job, just to be laid off in the same month.

by Zac Lew 1 month ago

“ I am never going to financially recover from this” 😂

by Conan Shing 2 months ago

Wendover (): It will be remembered as the century's first pandemic
AH1N1: Am I a joke to you?

by Andrés Falcone 3 months ago

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