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Brexit

  • Brexit clouds form over Gibraltar
    Posted in: Editorial Comment
    Date: February 14, 2017

    We always knew that Brexit would be a major problem for airlines in 2017 and beyond but this is beginning to solidify as Spain begins to prepare for a show-down over Gibraltar. Spain has indicated that it would be willing to test the UK and the rest of the EU by blocking any UK/EU air […]

  • Moodys: UK travel hit by Brexit
    Posted in: Airline, Zone: Europe
    Date: February 9, 2017

    People’s revised travel choices and operating dollar costs could see UK airlines’ revenues take a hit, with airports’ passenger growth likely to halve over the next two years following the Brexit vote, according to Moody’s. In a note to clients on February 3, the ratings agency said it expects that “demand for air travel will […]