EU Green Deal

01 Oct: Can aviation take-off again?

Editor’s Blog: Produced in collaboration with the EU Buzz team. 

The Covid-19 pandemic has touched almost all sectors of the economy. Some sectors have received more attention than others, some have received more financing than others. Pre-pandemic the global and European aviation sectors were booming, but economic stagnation, alongside the increased costs for new safety protocols, and unpredictable travel restrictions, mean that the aviation sector will now have significant challenges to overcome on its runway to recovery. Whatever our favourite airline, the industry will have to start by restoring passenger confidence in air travel and as tourism slowly restarts, and …