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Italy just took full ownership of its national airline Alitalia to save it from collapse amid the coronavirus crisis. Here’s the carrier’s full troubled history.

Alitalia was re-nationalized by the Italian government in March after privatization efforts backed by Etihad Airways largely failed. The flag carrier has served Italy since the end of World War II and has long struggled with profitability. The final straw for the government came as the coronavirus crisis sent Italy […]
Italy just took full ownership of its national airline Alitalia to save it from collapse amid the coronavirus crisis. Here’s the carrier’s full troubled history.
Lifestyle

YouTuber Casey Neistat made a video showing what it’s like to fly in the most expensive plane seat in the world, which comes with a whole bedroom, shower, and a 4-course meal

YouTuber Casey Neistat showed his 11.7 million subscribers what it’s like to travel on the most expensive plane ticket in the world. He was invited to try The Residence, Etihad Airways’ most expensive ticket option, which comes with a living room, bedroom, bathroom with shower and amenities, and “14 feet […]
YouTuber Casey Neistat made a video showing what it’s like to fly in the most expensive plane seat in the world, which comes with a whole bedroom, shower, and a 4-course meal
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The 11 most tech-friendly airlines in the world

Qatar Airways is the most tech-friendly airline in the world, according to a ranking compiled by Traveloka, an Indonesian digital travel-booking platform. Delta Air Lines was the highest ranking domestic carrier on the list. Emirates, Etihad, Cathay Pacific, British Airways, JetBlue, and Alaska Airlines all performed well. Traveloka’s list is […]
The 11 most tech-friendly airlines in the world
Markets

The nastiest feud in the airline industry isn’t over just yet

The Trump administration and the government of the United Arab Emirates came to an agreement that looks to have ended a long-standing feud between USairlines and their counterparts from the Persian Gulf. The US coalition led by American, Delta, and United claimed victory over Emirates and Etihad on several key […]
The nastiest feud in the airline industry isn’t over just yet