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(UPDATED) The International Air Transport Association urges governments to 'implement alternatives to quarantine on arrival,' warning of the policy's impact on the aviation industry
The drop in air traffic due to coronavirus lockdowns is translating into a reduction in pollution, and the industry doesn't expect to recover fully before 2023
The International Air Transport Association notes that while state aid is 'helping to keep the industry afloat...the next challenge will be preventing airlines from sinking under the burden of debt'
'The losses this year will be the biggest in aviation history.... There is no comparison for the dimension of this crisis,' says International Air Transport Association chief Alexandre de Juniac
With countries across Latin America in lockdown, flight activity plummets 93% and revenue losses are estimated at $18 billion
While governments are coming to the rescue of embattled airlines, the International Air Transport Association points out that $67 billion of the $123 billion committed so far would have to be repaid
The International Air Transport Association says airlines are working on developing procedures that would be safe and permit economically viable operations
'Eliminating the middle seat will raise costs. If that can be offset with higher fares, the era of affordable travel will come to an end,' warns the International Air Transport Association
'The industry is in free fall and we have not hit bottom,' warns the International Air Transport Association
The International Air Transport Association says the gap in cargo capacity 'must be addressed quickly because vital supplies must get to where they are needed most'
The International Air Transport Association expects airlines in the Middle East and North Africa to see their revenues slashed by $24.5 billion in 2020
The International Air Transport Association estimates that 25 million jobs are at stake worldwide
'Without urgent relief, many airlines will not survive to lead the economic recovery,' warns the International Air Transport Association
The slump in February 2020 reflects 'collapsing domestic travel in China and sharply falling international demand to or from and within the Asia-Pacific region'
The International Air Transport Association says 2020 revenues of Middle Eastern carriers are expected to drop by $19 billion or 39%
'Airlines are fighting for survival in every corner of the world,' says International Air Transport Association chief Alexandre de Juniac
The International Air Transport Association warns that 'airlines are fighting for survival' and 'millions of jobs are at stake'
The International Air Transport Association calls on governments to exclude air cargo from travel restrictions, saying that 'keeping cargo flowing will save lives'
The International Air Transport Association warns that airlines, already suffering from the impact of the coronavirus, would face even more financial woes
(UPDATED) The International Air Transport Association says the 'industry's prospects in much of the world have taken a dramatic turn for the worse'
(UPDATED) If the virus spreads more widely to Asia-Pacific markets, then the impact on airlines from other regions would be larger
The International Air Transport Association revises its 2019 collective net profit outlook down to $28 billion, as the US-China trade war escalates and costs go up
The International Air Transport Association pushes for new airports but cautions against privatized ones, saying they have 'not lived up to airline expectations'
The airline says it invested in safety technology, including a system that monitors runway conditions and a system that ensures pilots are fully alert
Will electric planes eventually gain ground in the highly competitive airline industry?
Philippine Airlines says the IATA Operational Safety Audit 'is recognized as the gold standard in airline safety assessments'
The 'skyrocketing' costs of expanding airport infrastructure must be controlled to keep flight tickets affordable, the boss of airline industry group IATA warns
The computer bans are looming large over the agenda as the International Air Transport Association IATA holds its annual meeting in the Mexican resort city
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They ve looked at so many proposals I think it is time to do something Let us make sure it a new international airport is just big enough says a regional director for the International Air Transport Association
The International Air Transport Association also urges Southeast Asian countries to invest in airports and air traffic control systems as passenger numbers rise
The airlines are operating safely but the issue is the government s ability to supervise them
Orders for new planes are affected as carriers profits go down and economic woes hound countries
The recent global stock market turmoil is also expected to take a toll on air travel particularly in business class where full service airlines earn most of their profits
Both airlines and travellers are benefiting from the drop in oil prices
All battery operated personal transportation devices will not be accepted for check in or hand carry starting December 21
Limited investment in NAIA will have a detrimental impact on the airport’s ability to attract transfer traffic and the airport’s reputation in the region a report says
Passengers would have to present to airport security an image of their e ticket on their personal electronic devices such as smart phones tablets or laptops
UAE carrier Emirates Airlines manages to gain support amid facing a P1 8 million penalty imposed by government for violating a Presidential order
Removing Emirates 3rd service between Manila and Dubai could impact ticket prices warns a group of Philippine travel agencies
The International Air Transport Association says safety in global aviation remains high as it seeks to improve in flight tracking after the disappearance of the MH370 in March
With projected revenues of 746 billion IATA says net margins will amount to only 2 4
Languid global economic growth and freight capacity oversupply brought on by new deep bellied planes is hammering carriers with dedicated cargo businesses
IATA calls for uniform global measures by 2020 to curb all aircrafts carbon emissions
World airline traffic grew by 5 9 in June driven by strong demand from the Asia Pacific region and helped by a steadying of the business climate in the eurozone
PAL seeks exemption on EU ban so it can launch new international routes
A visiting airline association executive called on President Aquino anew to remove tax burdens imposed on foreign airlines
Some say that Clark has potential to provide capacity relief But it is 100 kilometers away with very inconvenient surface transport links IATA director general Tony Tyler says
Qantas Airways s Alan Joyce succeeds KLM s Peter Hartman as head of IATA a powerful aviation industry group that brings together about 270 airlines comprising over 98 of all international scheduled air traffic
As part of ambitious expansion plans in the industry despite an economic slowdown 70 new airports will be built by China within the next 3 years