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02.04.2020

Passenger Demand Plunges on COVID-19 Travel Restrictions

IATA announced global passenger traffic data for February 2020 showing that demand fell 14.1% compared to February 2019

  • Press Release
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • Passenger Experience
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
01.04.2020

Air Cargo Demand Slumps in February as COVID-19 Takes Hold

Demand, measured in cargo tonne kilometers, decreased by 1.4% compared to the same period in 2019

  • Press Release
  • Cargo
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
24.03.2020

Deeper Revenue Hit from COVID-19

IATA now estimates that industry passenger revenues could plummet $252 billion or 44% below 2019’s figure

  • Press Release
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
24.03.2020

IATA Thanks Governments for Support but More Need to Step Up

IATA welcomes the support of those governments around the world that have provided financial relief to airlines and urged other governments to follow suit before more damage is done

  • Press Release
  • Air Traffic Management
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
12.03.2020

IATA Reacts to Latest US Travel Restrictions

IATA urged governments to prepare for the broad economic consequences of these actions

  • Press Release
  • Airport Infrastructure
  • Safety & Flight Operations
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
05.03.2020

IATA Updates COVID-19 Financial Impacts -Relief Measures Needed-

Airline share prices have fallen nearly 25% since the outbreak began.

  • Press Release
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
04.03.2020

COVID-19 Hits January Passenger Demand

Global passenger traffic data for January 2020 shows that demand climbed 2.4% compared to January 2019.

  • Press Release
  • Passenger Experience
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
04.03.2020

Air Cargo Demand Down 3.3% in January 2020

January marked the tenth consecutive month of year-on-year declines in cargo volumes.

  • Press Release
  • Cargo
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
02.03.2020

14th World Air Cargo Symposium Postponement Announcement

Due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, the 14th World Cargo Symposium (WCS) will be postponed.

  • Press Release
  • Cargo
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
02.03.2020

IATA Requests Global Suspension of Slot Rules Due to Coronavirus

Flexibility is needed for airlines to adjust their schedules according to extraordinary demand developments

  • Press Release
  • Slots
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
06.02.2020

Slower but Steady Growth in 2019

The 2019 full-year global passenger traffic results show that demand rose by 4.2% compared to 2018

  • Press Release
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • Passenger Experience
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
05.02.2020

2019 Worst Year for Air Freight Demand Since 2009

2019 air freight demand fell by 3.3% compared to 2018, while capacity rose by 2.1%

  • Press Release
  • Cargo
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
25.01.2020

Statement on Coronavirus Outbreak in Wuhan (China)

IATA is closely monitoring developments related to the Coronavirus outbreak in China

  • Press Release
  • Safety & Flight Operations
  • North Asia
09.01.2020

Stable Passenger Demand Growth in November

November 2019 passenger demand rose 3.3% compared to the same month in 2018

  • Press Release
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • Passenger Experience
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
08.01.2020

Air Freight Demand Down 1.1% in November 2019

Global air freight markets showed that November 2019 demand, measured in (FTKs decreased by 1.1% compared to the same period in 2018.

  • Press Release
  • Cargo
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas