Passenger Numbers

Asia-Pacific 2021 passenger traffic remained ‘severely depressed’, AAPA says

Passenger traffic in Asia-Pacific remained at “severely depressed” levels in 2021, the AAPA report says. ...


Hong Kong airport says 2021 passenger traffic remained ‘significantly low’

Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) said 2021 passenger traffic remained “significantly low”, standing at just 2% of pre-pandemic levels....


IATA calls for end to travel restrictions after announcing 2021 pax, cargo data

IATA is urging governments to remove travel restrictions, after detailing how passenger and cargo demand performed in another COVID-hit year ...


Cathay Pacific anticipates further cash burn amid strict quarantine

Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific expects further cash burn in 2022 as strict aircrew quarantine rules continue to hamper the airline’s operations. ...


Supply chain issues hit air cargo demand in November 2021

Supply chain disruption unexpectedly knocked air cargo demand growth in November 2021, according to the latest IATA figures ...


Heathrow hit by Omicron, says 2021 passengers less than 25% of pre-COVID levels

2021 passenger numbers at Heathrow were less than 25% of pre-COVID levels, with Omicron hitting December travel plans  ...


Emirates expects surge in traveler numbers over New Year period

Emirates expects a surge in passenger numbers departing and arriving at Dubai International Airport during the New Year weekend and holidays season...


Asia-Pacific international traffic remains ‘depressed’, says AAPA

The Association of Asia-Pacific Airlines (AAPA) reveals October 2021 passenger traffic numbers....


Ryanair to expedite refund service behind pandemic censure

Ryanair commits to a five-day refund service after criticism about how the carrier handled refunds at the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic....


How China’s airport plans will make it the world’s largest passenger market‌‌‌

China is opening new airports at a fierce pace. The plans will see it take the title of world’s largest passenger market from the United States ‌‌‌...