IATA

COVID tests: stuck between high airfares & frauds

Concerns raised over high PCR testing fees, hiked airfares and a possible increase in fraudulent COVID-19 results....


IATA’s Willie Walsh deplores COVID-19 test profiteering

IATA’s newly appointed director Willie Walsh called for a cheaper, more streamlined passenger experience to support travel recovery....


IATA sees no sign of recovery, as air travel numbers plunge

IATA noted a continuous trend of negative air travel demand in February 2021....


Air New Zealand to test IATA travel pass on Auckland-Sydney route

Air New Zealand announced that it would test IATA’s travel pass on Auckland-Sydney route....


Etihad and Emirates to launch digital IATA travel pass

Etihad Airways and Emirates airline plan to launch the digital IATA Travel Pass....


ANA makes first Japanese airline to join IATA’s diversity program

Japan’s largest air carrier All Nippon Airlines joins the 25by2025 diversity program by the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA)....


Middle East airlines prospects in 2021 by IATA

IATA estimates the demand in the Middle East to pick up by 43% in 2021. However, airlines from the region are still likely to suffer billions-reaching losses....


Rise and fall of most connected cities: top 10 of 2020

The ongoing pandemic reordered cities’ air connectivity rankings. While declined traffic affects all markets, there are no winners....


IATA: Aviation industry to end 2020 with $118 billion loss

As the current crisis continues, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced a worsening forecast for the airline industry losses in 2020. ...


IATA nominates former CEO of IAG to take leading role

 IATA nominated Willie Walsh, the former CEO of International Airlines Group, as the new Head of the authority....