News notes from around the interweb:
- Coronavirus sends China’s aviation industry into free fall, damaging hopes of becoming global hub
- Fiji Airways is offering an extra 30kg of baggage for new economy ticket purchases. I’m not sure that’s going to do the trick.
- How much is travel down?
— Kris Van Cleave (@krisvancleave) March 6, 2020
- United route changes.
Not sure if this has been reported elsewhere, but source tells me these are international cuts @united is making. Some have been previously announced. The airline said this week it is cutting 20% of its April international schedule to match supply amid #COVIDー19 panic. pic.twitter.com/kG7pruFp4w
— Brian Sumers (@BrianSumers) March 7, 2020
- Towel art, taken too far? (HT: Paul H.)
My sister on holiday with the kids, they had a few cute ‘towel animals’ left on the bed during the week but just came back to this pic.twitter.com/Ok8qUO7eGa
— D.A.D.D.Y (@team_daddy) February 23, 2020
- Postmates introduces ‘non contact’ delivery option where drivers will leave food at your door. This follows similar moves by Chinese delivery services.