IATA seeks implementation of ICAO’s safety, recovery plan
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has urged governments to quickly implement the International Civil Aviation Organisation’s (ICAO’s) global guidelines
African air cargo capacity dips by 20 per cent amid global crunch
The International Air Transport Association (IATA), Tuesday, released data for global air freight markets in April with Nigerian and African airlines
Airlines, airports’ council seek harmonised measures for air travel restart
World airlines and airports’ council yesterday, sought a harmonised and globally acceptable safety and security measures ahead of air travel restart is many parts of the globe.
Aviation sector needs reform, not bailout fund
The Federal Government the other day pledged to support the aviation sector with bailout funds to cushion the devastating effects of the coronavirus pandemic.
World airlines issue safety guidelines for restart
World airlines have proposed new safety guidelines to governments toward re-starting passenger flights amid the coronavirus crisis.The airlines, under the aegis of International Air Transport Association (IATA), Wednesday, said the aviation-friendly ....
Air passengers’ hurdles in testing, quarantine era
Laurel Chor is an international traveller that has just landed in Hong Kong. She flew from Paris via London on a British Airways (BA) flight. Her travel experience and reception at the Hong Kong International Airport showed the emerging dynamics of travel protocol that may last as long as the new coronavirus.
Onboard physical distancing to spike air fares by 50 per cent
The economic implication of physical distancing onboard and attendant vacant middle seats has been estimated to cost the industry more and therefore not sustainable.
Flight restrictions cost aviation sector N180b in job losses, passenger traffic revenue
About two months of local and international flights restriction has cost the local travel sector massive job and financial losses in excess of N180b. In fact, the cost may be more going by the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) estimates, which showed
How air travel has changed amid uncertain future
A philosopher once remarked that the more things change, the more they remain the same. The next couple of days will tell how true this is in aviation business.