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COVID-19: Restarting African Airline Operations

A new research study highlights how “Data Analytics” will help the airline industry to face the challenges and reopen its operations during this pandemic.  The pandemic has indeed changed the way how businesses work. COVID-19 has posed the greatest challenge to the global aviation industry by affecting airlines, airports, air navigation organizations, security agencies, support services, commercial and retail services, regulators, and customers - the entire aviation ecosystem. The findings of a recent research study carried out by Dr. Rajee Olaganathan highlight how the airline industry can recover from the devastating impact of the pandemic by adopting a strategic approach incorporating data analytics technology.     Impact of COVID-19 on African Airlines This research study found that the world passenger traffic collapsed to an unanticipated level (declined by negative 60%) in 2020, leading to a decrease in gross passenger operating revenues by USD 371 billion. The researcher u