The International Air Transport Association (Iata) said its director general and chief executive officer (CEO) Tony Tyler will retire in June next year after serving five years in the position.
Premium air travel for markets connected to the Middle East had witnessed a gradual climb over recent months but took a dip in June due to the timing of Ramadan, which started in June this year, said a report.
The holy month tends to su
Middle Eastern carriers saw the strongest growth in air freight with demand expanding 15.3 per cent in June, according to the latest data released by the Internaitonal Air Transport Association (Iata).
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) criticised the decision by the French Government to allow the operator of Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG) and Paris-Orly (ORY) airports to continue increasing airport charges for each year of the
Premium air traffic through the Middle East increased over the recent months, with international travel to Africa and Europe jumping 22.8 per cent and 7.1 per cent respectively, in May.
Furthermore, premium travel to the Far East also r
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is reassessing its efforts to standardise the size of carry-on luggage.
The global airline association said it was pausing the rollout of its Cabin OK initiative in light of concerns ex
The International Air Transport Association (Iata) has issued comments clarifying key elements of its Cabin OK initiative which have been misunderstood in some reporting.
The Iata Cabin OK initiative for carry-on bags aims to provide pa
The International Air Transport Association (Iata) unveiled the preliminary first quarter commercial aviation safety performance data for the year.
The preliminary results are subject to revision based on the determination of the
The International Air Transport Association (Iata) has released details of a new mobile app for passengers to monitor their health and wellbeing before, during, and after a flight.
Used in conjunction with a “Jawbone”
The International Air Transport Association (Iata) has announced a new initiative to optimise the accommodation of carry-on bags given differing carry-on bag sizes and airline policies.
Working with airline members of Iata and aircraft