Adopting CART guidance crucial to African economic recovery

IATA is urging Africa’s health and transport authorities to accelerate and expand the harmonized implementation of ICAO’s Council Aviation Recovery Task Force’s (CART) guidance for the safe resumption of air travel and tourism during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Governments must prioritise airlines for financial support during global COVID-19 crisis to ensure future connectivity

IATA is calling on governments around the world to “avoid an industry calamity” in the air transport sector resulting from the global spread of COVID-19 by offering financial relief measures such as direct financial support, loans and tax rebates or suspensions.

Safety Global March 2020

Medicine 101—Everything you need to know about COVID-19

The aviation industry takes health emergencies seriously and works in conjunction with all relevant authorities to contain the spread of a virus as much as possible.

Safety Global February 2020