Aircraft in storage in May. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Ryan Ewing)

More Mainline Commercial Aircraft are Now Flying Than Stored

Global air travel has begun its journey to recovery after the COVID-19 pandemic decimated almost every aspect of travel. Now, the focus of the industry is addressing the post-COVID-19 challenges to navigate the industry to recovery. As the light at the end of the tunnel begins to get clearer, the latest tracking data from Cirium collected by Flightglobal shows a positive uptick in the global aviation recovery. 11,500 passenger aircraft (Airbus and Boeing) were recorded in active service by mid-June,…