Worst ever year for air travel demand

IATA figures show that total year 2020 demand (revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) fell 65.9% compared with 2019, by far the sharpest traffic decline in aviation history. Furthermore, forward bookings have been falling sharply since late December.

Economics February 2021

Europe continues to suffer from depressed demand

IATA estimates for air travel in Europe in 2020 indicate a further deterioration in revenues, job prospects, and economic activity across the entire continent.

Economics Europe January 2021

In numbers: Industry performance 2020

Industry Performance 2020

Economics Global December 2020