An industry trade body said countries should review bankruptcy laws to reduce number of stranded passengers.
Etihad Airways will scrap flights to Tehran on Jan. 24, the latest route to be dropped as the Abu Dhabi airline pursues a strategy review.
British budget airline easyJet (EZJ.L) gained unconditional EU antitrust approval on Tuesday .
Lufthansa plans to scrap the brand name of Austrian airline Niki as it integrates the carrier into its Eurowings budget business, a board member said on Tuesday.
Lufthansa reinforced its position as Germany’s largest airline by signing a 210 million euro ($249 million)deal to buy large parts of insolvent Air Berlin
About 1,400 Air Berlin workers may soon be out of a job, some as early as the end of this month.
Air Berlin’s (AB1.DE) creditors have picked German flagship carrier Lufthansa (LHAG.DE) and Britain’s easyJet (EZJ.L) as possible.
Air Berlin (AB1.DE) expects its flight operations to stabilize on Thursday as pilots return from sick leave.
German aviation investor Hans Rudolf Woehrl late on Sunday said a company controlled by his INTRO Group had submitted a 500 million euro ($600.70 million).
German taxes and regulation have allowed foreign airlines to take market share from German carriers and contributed to the failure of Air Berlin (AB1.DE).
Air Berlin’s (AB1.DE) frequent flyer programme filed for insolvency on Friday, bad news for members with points on their accounts.
Air Berlin sought to reassure customers that its operations were back on track on Friday.