Coronavirus by the Numbers: How Air Travel Has Really Been Affected
The outbreak of coronavirus has changed travel as we knew it. Borders have been closed, travel bans enacted, and mandatory lockdowns enforced around the globe. The travel industry has been one of the hardest hit — millions of flights have been canceled, thousands of hotels have closed, and cruise ships are docked indefinitely.
With the news changing so fast, it can be hard to keep track of the statistics and get a grasp of what this all really means for the travel industry. Here are some raw numbers to give us all some perspective on just how hard the airline industry in particular has been hit. Some are depressing, some are uplifting, all are significant.