The International Air Transport Association (Iata) has identified continuous safety enhancement, the availability of cost-efficient infrastructure and environmental responsibility as critical factors to ensure that Asia-Pacific realises the enor
Middle East airlines once again recorded the strongest increase in international air travel, with a rise of 15.8 per cent in September compared to a year ago.
Airlines in the region continued to benefit from the strength of region
The cargo volumes of Middle Eastern carriers grew 17 per cent in September, a strong result as compared to their average growth in demand for the year-to-date of 10.1 per cent, according to recent data.
The International Air Trans
An investment of $2 trillion will be needed to support the expected growth in global air passenger numbers by 2030, a top official said.
The total passenger numbers are projected to reach 7.3 billion by 2034, which is more than double t
The Middle East is set to be the fastest growing region between 2014 and 2018 for air cargo an annual growth rate of 4.7 per cent, according to the International Air Transport Association (Iata) Airline Industry Forecast 2014-2018.
International premium and economy air passenger numbers grew at the same rate of 4.5 per cent in August compared to a year ago, up on the July growth of 2.6 per cent.
The strong expansion in passenger numbers between August
The International Air Transport Association (Iata) partnered with Travel Capitalist Ventures, a leading travel-focused investment firm, to create a fund to support innovation in airline distribution using the New Distribution Capability (NDC) st
The Middle East region is expected to experience a strong average growth of 4.9 per cent annually in air passenger numbers, adding an extra 237 million passengers a year by 2034, according to a new report.
The UAE, Qatar and Saudi Arabi
Middle Eastern carriers had the strongest year-on-year traffic growth in August at 11.7 per cent as the airlines continued to benefit from the strength of regional economies and solid growth in business-related premium travel, according to the l
Middle Eastern carriers reported a growth of 7.8 per cent in air cargo during August, a little below the year-to-date average of 9.6 per cent, the International Air Transport Association (Iata) has announced.
The Middle East conti