European Air Traffic Control Delays Loom over Summer Air Travel

​IATA called on the governments and air navigation service providers of Europe to address the region's airspace bottlenecks, as new data revealed that delays so far this year have more than doubled compared to 2017

Passenger Demand Continues Strong Growth in May

​Demand rose 6.1% compared to the same month in 2017, which was a slight pickup from 6.0% year-over-year growth for April 2018

Air Freight Growth Continues to Grow Modestly in May, Up 4.2%

​Freight capacity grew by 6.2% year-on-year in May 2018. This was the fourth month in a row that capacity growth outstripped demand growth.

​Maximizing Aviation's Benefits in the Caribbean

​IATA called on governments and other aviation stakeholders in the Caribbean region to work together to maximize the benefits of aviation connectivity. 

Statement: Airlines Welcome Vote To Expand Heathrow

​After years of delay, the approval of the NPS is a momentous day for air travel not just in the UK, but for the global air transport network.

Press Statement: IATA Déclaration sur la Privatisation d’ADP

​The privatization of Aeroports de Paris is a highly significant step which must not be taken lightly by the French government

Slot Allocation Achieves Unprecedented Choice and Competition in Europe

​the current system for allocating capacity at Europe's airports is benefiting consumers with greater choice and expanded connectivity

Akbar Al Baker New IATA Board Chairman​

​IATA announced that Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Akbar Al Baker, has assumed his duties as Chairman of the IATA Board of Governors (BoG) for a one-year term effective from the conclusion of the 74th IATA AGM.