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Omicron response threatens recovery

The recovery in air travel continued in October 2021 with broad-based improvements in both domestic and international markets. But IATA warned that the imposition of travel bans by governments, against the advice of the World Health Organization (WHO), could threaten the sector’s recovery.

Economics December 2021
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Capacity problems but cargo still strong

Data for global air cargo markets shows that demand continued to be well above pre-crisis levels and that capacity constraints persist.

Economics November 2021
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Modest recovery for passenger traffic

IATA announced a moderate rebound in air travel in September 2021 compared with August’s performance. This was driven by recovery in domestic markets, in particular China, where some travel curbs were lifted following the COVID-19 outbreaks in August. International demand, meanwhile, slipped slightly compared with the previous month.

Economics November 2021
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