Monday, 25 May 2020 23:29

Want to start an airline?

While many airlines in the world are facing tough times ahead and may not survive, the next few months could be a good time for start ups, according to a UK based aviation expert.

Published in Airlines
Thursday, 21 May 2020 21:39

Capacity needs to match demand

Airlines’ recovery strategies have to align demand and booking activity with capacity, says John Grant, UK based director of Midas Aviation.

Grant says that the industry appears to have ‘reached the bottom’ but adding back capacity is going to be challenging for all airlines.

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Thursday, 21 May 2020 21:25

Squash ‘middle seat hysteria’

The aviation and general travel industry has to rebuild traveller confidence and put an end to stories that have little basis but get plenty of air time, according to UK based John Grant of Midas Aviation.

‘There is so much hysteria about the middle seat and we need to squash this. The seat is 17 inches (43cms) wide in most cases and whether it is empty or not fully defeats the whole argument for social distancing.

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Had aviation started to grow too quickly to be sustainable and was it an industry pre-Covid that needed a reset?

These were questions asked by UK-based director of Midas Aviation, John Grant, a presenter in the International Tourism Expert Recovery webinar series this week.

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