IATA’s mission is to represent, lead and serve the airline industry. Membership of IATA amounts to some
280 airlines in 120 countries. On this page, you will find a selection of critical IATA programs, policies, and services to support airlines.
Future of Airline Distribution and Payment
Three major programs are transforming the travel distribution and payment.
Smart Security is a vision for more effective and sustainable passenger screening. For airlines, this concept will increase customer satisfaction and reduce departure delays.
Building a greener future
Air transport is united behind a four-pillar environmental strategy and challenging targets to achieve carbon-neutral growth from 2020: improvements to technology, operations and infrastructure and the deployment of sustainable alternative fuels.
More on IATA's environmental commitment.
IATA Environmental Assessment (IEnvA) program helps airlines improve environmental management. And a carbon offset program is available to airlines.
Cargo: facilitating world trade
Several programs promote greater efficiency in the air cargo supply chain:
More on Cargo