Quarter 1 / 2016 - Asia Pacific Digest
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.
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.