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The airline industry, along with the world as a whole, was grounded once covid hit in March 2020.

Eventually, some flights were available in 2020 with heightened safety precautions, but relatively few people were willing to take the risk. So it’s no surprise when the International Air Transport Association confirmed that 2020 was the industry’s worst year on record.

Demand quickly rebounded once vaccines became available in 2021, but it was hardly smooth sailing (or smooth flying) from there as luggage continued to get lost and flights became more expensive. than ever, with ticket prices up 25%, due to factors ranging from inflation to labor shortages to exorbitant fuel prices.

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