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​Editorial from IATA's Director General & CEO

Our 72nd AGM in Dublin last month was a momentous occasion. Under the theme of aviation as a force for good our members united on the important issues of sustainability, fighting terrorism and ending the illegal trafficking of wildlife. Aviation is committed to being a good corporate citizen in our globalized world. More... 

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Climate Change

Our industry is committed to sustainability, and in the run up to the 39th ICAO Assembly, keeping the industry’s unity is essential. More...


Air travel is safe and secure. But recent attacks remind us that aviation remain the target of those who seek to disrupt our interconnected world. More...

Illegal trade in wildlife

IATA is following up on the momentum created by the resolution adopted by the 72nd AGM last month. More...

Airline Distribution

ONE Order complements and strengthens the transformation initiated by NDC. More...


IATA will be initiating a strategic review of the Worldwide Slot Guidelines (WSG). More...


Looking at the numbers

2016 began on a positive note for air transport, leading to a modest upwards revision of our forecast for the industry’s financial performance. More... 

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