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IATA: Air Cargo off to a solid start in 2017

IATA: Air Cargo off to a solid start in 2017

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), rose 6.9% in January 2017 compared to the year-earlier period. While this was down from the 10% annual

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IATA urges Governments to support aviation’s ability to drive economic growth

IATA urges Governments to support aviation’s ability to drive economic growth

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged governments to support the vital role aviation plays in connecting people and commerce around the globe. “Our world has grown much wealthier through trade and travel. Air travel liberates people to live better

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Vietjet Receives IATA Membership Certificate and Investment Approval to Establish Vietjet Center of Aviation Technology

Vietjet Receives IATA Membership Certificate and Investment Approval to Establish Vietjet Center of Aviation Technology

Vietjet has received full membership from the International Air Transportation Association (IATA), affirming the new-age carrier’s role and position in the aviation community in Vietnam and overseas. Prior to attaining membership, Vietjet had been certified by the IATA Operational Safety

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IATA reports airline health for January 2017

IATA reports airline health for January 2017

The International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) has stated that the initial financial results for Q4 2016 indicate a continued solid performance for the air transport industry, albeit with ongoing signs that momentum in the profitability cycle has weakened. The remarks

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IATA: Air Cargo Ends 2016 on a Positive Note

IATA: Air Cargo Ends 2016 on a Positive Note

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs) grew by 3.8% in 2016 compared to 2015. This was nearly double the industry’s average growth rate of

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IATA: Business Confident Survey

IATA: Business Confident Survey

IATA has released the results of its latest business confidence survey of airlines CFOs and heads of cargo. Key points: •    When surveyed in early-January for our quarterly business confidence survey, airline CFOs and heads of cargo reported that profitability

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IATA: November Air Freight Demand Reflects Strong Peak Season

IATA: November Air Freight Demand Reflects Strong Peak Season

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), rose 6.8% in November 2016 compared to the year-earlier period. This was a slight slowdown from the 8.4%

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IATA: Airlines Financial Monitor

IATA: Airlines Financial Monitor

IATA has issued its November report of the Airlines Financial Monitor. Key points: •    The latest financial results from Q3 2016 continue to indicate another solid quarter for industry profitability, although there are ongoing signs that momentum in the profitability

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IATA: October Air Freight Demand Up 8.2%

IATA: October Air Freight Demand Up 8.2%

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets in October 2016 showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), rose 8.2% year-on-year in October. This was the fastest pace of growth seen in 18

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IATA: Air Cargo Connectivity Enhances Global Trade Participation

IATA: Air Cargo Connectivity Enhances Global Trade Participation

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released a study identifying a quantitative link between a country’s air cargo connectivity and its participation in global trade. A 1% increase in air cargo connectivity was associated with a 6.3% increase in a

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