Alexandre de Juniac
Global passenger traffic rises by 3.4% ahead of peak season
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) yesterday announced global passenger traffic data for October 2019, showing that demand climbed 3.4 per cent compared to the year-ago period.
African cargo freight surges by 12.6 per cent amid global slump
Cargo freight by African carrier recorded a 12.6 surge in the month of October amid slight decline in the global air freight market. The International Air Transport Association...
‘Every additional tax, charges slow airlines, aviation growth’
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) yesterday warned Nigerian and other African governments that additional taxes and charges would further stifle the growth of airlines in particular, and the industry in general.
‘Low-cost infrastructure, regional cooperation to sustain aviation growth in Africa, others’
The International Air Transport Association (IATA), yesterday, said low-cost infrastructural development and regional cooperation would secure the future and growth of aviation in Africa and the Middle East region.
Airlines make gains as traffic surges by 3.8 per cent
Airlines have recorded a marginal rise in gains as passenger traffic surged by 3.8 per cent in August.
Civil aviation makes progress on low carbon emission agenda
The global civil aviation community has made progress in the effort to reduce carbon emission, with new guidelines to half the current level by 2050.
Airlines rally aviation community to low carbon emission, drone integration, others
International airlines have urged the global aviation community to give priority to issues of climate change, drone usage and its integration, among other issues, facing the development of the future of the industry.
Summer travels surge air traffic by 3.6 per cent
Global passenger demand has recorded a marginal growth due to summer peak period that is now coming to an end. The estimate, according to the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) factsheet for July, expects a higher margin in August – the peak of the summer holidays.