Flybe

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GardaWorld's £100m for advisers suggests it will have to up its bid for G4S | Nils Pratley
The staggering sums sloshing around the Canadian firm’s takeover attempt will stiffen the nerve of G4S’s investors

Nils Pratley

19, Oct, 2020 @6:38 PM

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Flybe could be back next year after deal struck to restart airline
Exeter-based regional carrier went bust in early March after Covid hit demand for flights

Gwyn Topham

19, Oct, 2020 @9:38 AM

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Inside the airline industry's meltdown
The long read: Coronavirus has hit few sectors harder than air travel, wiping out tens of thousands of jobs and uncountable billions in revenue. While most fleets were grounded, the industry was forced to reimagine its future

Samanth Subramanian

29, Sep, 2020 @5:00 AM

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Virgin Atlantic agrees £1.2bn rescue deal amid coronavirus slump
Investors pump in funds, loans and deferrals alongside Branson’s £200m injection

Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent

14, Jul, 2020 @4:00 PM

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High street hardest hit as coronavirus takes toll on UK businesses
More than a million jobs are on the line and several already-struggling firms have collapsed

Zoe Wood

09, Apr, 2020 @12:00 PM

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Virgin Atlantic bailout backed by Rolls-Royce, Airbus and Heathrow
Transport secretary Grant Shapps urged to help airline, which seeks large cash injection

Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent

01, Apr, 2020 @4:47 PM

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Virgin Atlantic to seek millions in state aid amid Covid-19 slump
Bookings drop almost to zero at hard-hit carrier as almost all staff agree to take unpaid leave

Gwyn Topham

27, Mar, 2020 @7:28 PM

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Hundreds of Flybe pension fund members have no safety net
Trustees say there is £80m hole in scheme and no protection for workers at collapsed airline

Patrick Collinson

09, Mar, 2020 @2:31 PM

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Let the train take the airline strain | Letters
Letters: Instead of subsidising airlines, the government should improve train services, says Les Bright, and Peter Afford believes that if people paid a realistic price to fly, there would be less flying. Meanwhile, Rhys David wonders about nationalising Flybe

Letters

08, Mar, 2020 @6:42 PM

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Jack Welch: a titan who embodied the worst traits of modern capitalism | Business leader
The former General Electric boss had a ruthless management style that sowed the seeds of the company’s decline

08, Mar, 2020 @11:40 AM

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What does coronavirus mean for holidays, travel insurance and gigs?
What you can do to get a refund if your flight, sports match or festival is cancelled

Patrick Collinson

07, Mar, 2020 @7:00 AM

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Flybe won’t be the last business to be downed by the coronavirus | Josie Cox
Other high-profile casualties that rely on the travel sector may follow, says business journalist Josie Cox

Josie Cox

06, Mar, 2020 @2:00 PM

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