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16.03.2021

Spain’s Aviation Sector Must Have a Roadmap for Restart

IATA called on the government and politicians in Spain to agree on a roadmap to energize the economic recovery from COVID-19.

  • Press Release
12.03.2021

Updated ICAO Recommendations Support Industry Restart

IATA welcomed ICAO Council's approval of the latest recommendations from its Aviation Recovery Task Force (CART).

  • Press Release
  • COVID-19
  • All Regions
09.03.2021

Travelers Gaining Confidence

Results from poll of recent travelers reveal growing confidence in a return to air travel and in a travel app.

  • Press Release
  • Passenger Experience
  • COVID-19
  • All Regions
02.03.2021

January Air Cargo Demand Recovers to pre-COVID Levels

IATA released January 2021 data for global air cargo markets showing that air cargo demand returned to pre-COVID levels for the first time since the onset of the crisis

  • Press Release
  • Cargo
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
02.03.2021

January Passenger Demand Falls Further

IATA announced that passenger traffic fell in January 2021, both compared to January 2019 and to December 2020.

  • Press Release
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
01.03.2021

Kamil Al-Awadhi Takes up Role at IATA

IATA's new Regional VP for Africa and the Middle East (AME), Kamil Al-Awadhi, takes up his position on 1 March 2021.

  • Press Release
  • IATA Matters
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
24.02.2021

COVID-19 Cash Burn Continues - Urgent Preparations for Restart

IATA's new analysis shows that the airline industry is expected to remain cash negative throughout 2021.

  • Press Release
19.02.2021

IATA’s Chief Economist to Retire

IATA announced that its Chief Economist, Brian Pearce, will retire in July 2021.

  • Press Release
  • IATA Matters
  • All Regions
18.02.2021

PM Boris Johnson Must Include Air Transport in UK Economic Restart Plans

IATA called on the UK government to include a vision for lifting border restrictions & restarting air transport in recovery plans for the economy.

  • Press Release
  • COVID-19
  • Europe
16.02.2021

Canadian Government needs to Plan for the Progressive Resumption of Air Connectivity

A plan to safely restore air connectivity will energize the eventual economic recovery.

  • Press Release
  • COVID-19
  • The Americas
16.02.2021

ISAGO aligns with ICAO Ground Handling Manual, Includes COVID-19 Best Practices

The 10th IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations Standards Manual is now fully aligned with ICAO.

  • Press Release
  • Operations
  • Safety & Flight Operations
  • COVID-19
  • All Regions
03.02.2021

Copa Airlines and Government of Panama to Trial IATA Travel Pass

IATA partners with the Republic of Panama and Copa Airlines to trial IATA Travel Pass

  • Press Release
  • Passenger Experience
  • COVID-19
  • The Americas
03.02.2021

2020 Worst Year in History for Air Travel Demand

Passenger traffic results for 2020 show that demand fell by 65.9% compared to 2019, the sharpest decline in history.

  • Press Release
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
03.02.2021

2020 Worst Year for Air Cargo Demand Since Performance Monitoring Began

Global air freight markets show that demand decreased by 10.6% in 2020 compared to 2019.

  • Press Release
  • Cargo
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
28.01.2021

Building Back Better by Strengthening the Single European Sky Proposals

IATA welcomed proposals to reinvigorate progress towards the Single European Sky (SES) but with key amendments.

  • Press Release
  • Air Traffic Management
  • Europe
27.01.2021

From Light at the End of the Tunnel to Re-start: Partnering with Governments

IATA called on governments to partner with the air transport industry to devise plans to re-link people and economies.

  • Press Release
  • Passenger Experience
  • COVID-19
  • All Regions
19.01.2021

IATA Urges Support for Common European Digital Vaccination Certificate

IATA urged EU to support an initiative from Greek PM to agree on a COVID-19 vaccination certificate allowing travel without testing

  • Press Release
  • COVID-19
  • Europe
19.01.2021

Etihad Airways one of the First Airlines Globally to Launch IATA Travel Pass

IATA & Etihad announced partnership to launch the IATA Travel Pass for Etihad Airways’ guests

  • Press Release
  • Passenger Experience
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
19.01.2021

Emirates to Become one of the First Airlines Globally to Trial IATA Travel Pass

IATA partners with Emirates on IATA Travel Pass, an app that manages testing or vaccine information.

  • Press Release
  • Passenger Experience
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
15.01.2021

Statement on Closure of UK Travel Corridors

IATA is deeply disappointed to see all UK travel corridors shut down.

  • Press Release
  • COVID-19
  • Europe