Tag: flight


Italian Airline Alitalia Takes Last Flight After 75 Years

Alitalia, a one-time symbol of Italian style and glamour brought low by economic mismanagement, will operate its last flight on Thursday after 75 years. The airline will hand over to its downsized successor Italia Trasporto Aereo (ITA). The traditional choice of popes, prima donnas, and Italy’s political elite, Alitalia has been run by state-appointed administrators since 2017 to avoid being […]


The U.S. Continues To Grind Cuba

The Trump administration is playing no ease up on Cuba as it continues to pressure the Caribbean island to “reform or perish.” The U.S. latest move is to have all private charter flights between the United States and Cuba suspended, in a bid to increase economic pressure on the island. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tweeted that “the Castro […]