Tag: IATA


  • Outlook positive but uncertainty remains: IATA

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) revised its 2010 industry outlook and is now projecting a profit of US$8.9 billion (up from the $2.5 billion forecast in June), in part from the unexpectedly healthy recovery of the cargo market,...... Read More
  • IATA warns of slower cargo growth

    Global air cargo growth will slow sharply over the next year and a half after staging a stunningly rapid recovery from the international trade downturn, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said in its recent Cargo E-Chartbook. International air...... Read More
  • Cargo demand continues to recover: IATA

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced international scheduled traffic statistics for June which showed continued strong demand growth as the industry recovers from the impact of the global financial crisis. Compared to June 2009, international scheduled freight traffic...... Read More
  • IATA success in standardising cargo liability

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the standardisation of cargo liability limits. With effect from 1 July 2010, the Air Waybill (AWB) Conditions of Contract (IATA Resolution 600b) have been changed to harmonise the application of the Montreal...... Read More
  • Korean Air Cargo remains No.1 cargo carrier

    New International Air Transport Association (IATA) statistics have shown that Korean Air maintained and improved top traffic records in 2009 despite the global economic slowdown that depressed the air cargo market. According to World Air Transport Statistics compiled by...... Read More
  • Air cargo demand continues rebound: IATA

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced international scheduled traffic statistics for May which showed a 34.3 per cent jump in freight demand and an 11.7 per cent increase in passenger traffic and compared to May 2009. “Demand rebounded...... Read More
  • IATA blasts Europe again over volcanic crisis

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on European governments and air navigation service providers to urgently develop more precise procedures to identify ash contaminated air space and allow more flights. The call came in the wake of 1,000...... Read More
  • Demand growing faster than expected

    Demand for both international air travel and air freight accelerated in March with the rebound on the back of economic recovery exceeding expectations, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said this week. IATA said the air traffic recovery would...... Read More
  • February demand still strong: IATA

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that February 2010 international scheduled air traffic showed continued strengthening of demand. Compared to February 2009, cargo demand grew 26.5 per cent while passenger demand was up 9.5 per cent. Iata noted...... Read More
  • IATA: January volumes continue upward trend

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced that January 2010 demand for international scheduled air traffic showed continuing improvement, with international cargo demand up 28.3 per cent with only a 3.7 per cent increase in capacity. This pushed...... Read More