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IATA's Asia Pacific regional office is based in Singapore and serves as the central point of contact for IATA's member airlines in the region. The regional office also maintains close ties with governments, airports, air navigation service providers and regional industry organizations.


 Asia Pacific Digest - Quarter 1, 2016

Welcome to the IATA Asia Pacific Quarterly Digest, where we bring you updates on the major developments in IATA activities in the Asia Pacific region every quarter. Check out the headlines of our current edition and click to read more. 

Priorities for Thailand's Aviation

IATA’s Director General & CEO Tony Tyler has highlighted three priority areas for Thailand’s aviation industry that need to be addressed: expansion and improvement at Suvarnabhumi Airport, improved safety regulations, and costs. Read More

Tony Tyler Discusses South East Asia's Aviation Challenges

Profitability for airlines in South East Asia is much tougher than it is globally. IATA Director General & CEO Tony Tyler has identified the competitive environment, the strong US currency, and a weak air cargo market among the main causes. Read More

India's National Civil Aviation Policy

IATA DG & CEO Tony Tyler cited the Regional Connectivity Fund levy, the auctioning of traffic rights, and the “hybrid till’ airport management approach as three areas of concerns in India’s draft National Civil Aviation Policy. Read More

CEIV Pharma Gains Momentum in Asia Pacific

IATA welcomed Changi Airport as the first airport in Asia to launch a community of cargo partners whom it will support to pursue the attainment of the IATA’s CEIV Pharma certification. Read More

Asia Pacific Digest Archive 

​Q3 2015
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