New types of coronaviruses continue to cancel flights of various airlines due to unfavorable weather conditions as well as the rise in infections due to ammonia. The trend of flight cancellations around the world has been on the rise since December 25. The number of flight cancellations reached a new high last Saturday. According to the US media CNN, according to the tracking website FlightAware, 4,731 flights were canceled worldwide on Saturday, the local time in the United States, the highest number of flight cancellations in a single day since Christmas.
Of those, 2,739 flights, or more than half, were canceled in the United States. In addition, 11,043 domestic flights were delayed around the world on Saturday. Of these, 5,993 were flights to the United States. The country’s airline, the Southwest, has been the hardest hit. They had to cancel 13 percent of scheduled flights.
Airports in the Chicago area have also been severely damaged by the hostile weather. Earlier, about 7,500 flights of various airlines around the world were canceled during the Christmas holidays. According to CNN, Sunday is usually the busiest day for airlines. 1,626 flights were also canceled yesterday.
Outbreaks appear to be exacerbated during this time in the United States. The increase in transmission has had an impact on airlines. Many pilots, flight attendants and staff of different airlines are on leave. Many of them have been infected with corona. Someone has to stay in quarantine because they come in contact with Corona patient again. In such a situation they are not able to join the work. Flight operations in the United States are being disrupted due to coronary infections as well as hostile weather. According to the BBC, more than 12,000 flights have been canceled in the United States since December 24.
Corona infections are on the rise around the world, according to AFP. More than 100 million corona have been identified in Europe. Since the outbreak of the Corona epidemic, that number has risen to more than one-third of the world’s total infections.
In recent months, Europe has once again become the epicenter of the epidemic. The whole of Europe is fighting the virus because of the rapid spread of the contagious coronavirus. From the Atlantic coast to Azerbaijan and Russia, corona of 10 crore 84 thousand 853 people have been identified in the last two years in 52 European countries.
Since the onset of the epidemic in China at the end of 2019, corona has been identified in the bodies of 266.28 million people worldwide. Of these, more than one-third have been identified in Europe.
In the last one week alone, more than 5 million corona have been identified. In 17 of the 52 countries in Europe, the number of corona outbreaks in the past week has surpassed the previous one-week infestation record.
Of these, France alone recorded more than 1 million new cases last week. Europe had the highest rate of infection per 100,000 inhabitants in the world. Denmark is in the worst position. The coronavirus has infected 2,045 people per 100,000 people in the country. On the other hand, this number is 1,989 in Cyprus and 1,984 in Ireland.
According to a Reuters report, France is the sixth country in the world to have more than 10 million corona patients identified. The government released the report on Saturday. According to official figures, the number of corona cases identified in France has exceeded tens of millions since the outbreak began.
Before France, the United States, India, Brazil, the United Kingdom and Russia enrolled in the 10 million Corona Patient Identification Club.
The number of corona patients identified in the United States is more than 55.7 million, in India more than 34.7 million, in Brazil more than 22.2 million, in the United Kingdom more than 13.1 million and in Russia more than 15 million.
The next few weeks will be difficult, says French President Emmanuel Macho, warning of the Corona situation. In his New Year’s speech, Makho did not mention the need for more restrictions than the ones already announced in France.
However, French President Machoe said the government should refrain from further restricting individual freedoms.