Wizz Air slashes capacity for winter after travel bans and quarantines hit demand

Wizz Air today said it was likely to cut the number of flights it runs in October to half of last year’s as it battles the raft of travel restrictions and quarantine rules.

The European airline said the drop in demand also meant its winter programme would also be cut to similar levels, meaning no pick-up for the key Christmas holiday period.

That marked a scaling back of its previous

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With playoffs on line, Brewers hit road not knowing how long they’ll be gone | Baseball

At 26-26, the Brewers will begin their trip locked in a three-way tie with the Reds and San Francisco Giants for the second NL Wild Card spot and a game back of St. Louis for the second berth from the NL Central Division.

Surpassing their two divisional rivals won’t be easy.

The Reds have won seven of their past eight games to force themselves back into the playoff race. They’re

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Hit hard by COVID-19, D.C. area airports experience slow recovery with air travel

All three major local airports have been hit hard by the pandemic, but Baltimore-Washington International is recovering much faster than Reagan National and Dulles.

The leader of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) told its board of directors Wednesday that things were not going as well as expected at Dulles and Reagan.

“We are not seeing the increases that we had hoped would be happening by now,” CEO Jack Potter

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How the decline in Chinese tourists around the world has hit the luxury sector

Large groups of Chinese visitors have become a pillar of the global tourism industry. Coronavirus has not only put paid to this enormous source of income for major cities and sights around the world, it is having a massive knock-on effect for the luxury goods business.

For any tourist, buying souvenirs is a key part of the holiday experience. They might be trinkets such as keyrings or fridge magnets, a

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