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Asian airlines dragged deeper into virus's maelstrom

Pandemic-triggered shutdowns wipe out carriers' cash flows

Australia-based Qantas Airways announced Tuesday that it will cut its total group international capacity by around 90% until at least the end of May.   © Reuters

TOKYO -- Airlines in Asia are being sucked deeper into the coronavirus crisis after its escalation into a global pandemic sparked a wave of travel bans in Europe and North America.

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