Can Major U.S. Airlines Survive The Coronavirus Outbreak?

PUBLISHED: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 20:39:33 GMT
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The golden age for airlines could be ending thanks to the spike in worldwide cases of COVID-19. A drop in crude prices would normally be a positive for airlines. However, border closings, event cancellations, and the potential for travelers to end up quarantined could cause a cascade of failures throughout the aviation industry. Now, major US airlines say they need a massive bailout from Congress to avoid laying off scores of workers.

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