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14.01.2021

IATA Welcomes US Pre-Departure Testing Order

IATA welcomes the announcement by the US CDC regarding COVID-19 testing for travelers.

  • Press Release
  • COVID-19
  • The Americas
11.01.2021

New Travel Restrictions Across Latin America & the Caribbean Threaten Economic Recovery

IATA, ALTA, ACI-LAC and CANSO express deep concerns about the new measures and restrictions imposed on air travel.

  • Press Release
  • COVID-19
  • The Americas
07.01.2021

Passenger Demand Recovery Grinds to a Halt in November

Passenger demand which slowed since the Northern hemisphere’s summer came to a halt in November 2020

  • Press Release
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • Passenger Experience
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
07.01.2021

Air Cargo Demand Improves in November, Capacity Remains Constrained

Global air freight markets in November 2020 show that volumes improved compared to October, but remain depressed compared to 2019. 

  • Press Release
  • Cargo
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
02.01.2021

Statement: New Testing Requirements for Air Travel to Canada

IATA expressed deep frustration with Canada’s new COVID-19 testing requirement for all arriving air travelers.

  • Press Release
  • COVID-19
  • The Americas
16.12.2020

IATA Calls for the Reopening of Air Connectivity between Panama and Venezuela

IATA is calling on authorities in Panama and Venezuela to urgently reestablish air services between the two countries.

  • Press Release
  • Legal & Regulatory
  • COVID-19
  • The Americas
08.12.2020

Passenger Recovery Disappoints in October

October 2020 passenger demand (RPK) down 70.6% compared to October 2019

  • Press Release
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • Passenger Experience
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
07.12.2020

States Urged to Follow Global Guidelines on Crew Testing

IATA and IFALPA jointly called on governments to follow CART guidelines to exempt crews from COVID-19 testing that is applied to air travelers.

  • Press Release
  • COVID-19
  • The Americas
02.12.2020

Canadian Government Urged to Support Aviation Industry

IATA deeply disappointed that the Canadian government failed to provide concrete measures for air transport.

  • Press Release
  • COVID-19
  • The Americas
25.11.2020

International Air Connectivity Crisis Threatens Global Economic Recovery

IATA released data revealing that the COVID-19 crisis has had a devastating impact on international connectivity, shaking up the rankings of the world’s most connected cities.

  • Press Release
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
04.11.2020

September Offers No Relief to Passenger Downturn

Passenger demand in September 2020 remained highly depressed with total demand (RPKs) 72.8% below September 2019.

  • Press Release
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • Passenger Experience
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
04.11.2020

Air Cargo Recovery Continues in September

September 2020 data for global air freight markets show that demand, while strengthening, remains depressed compared to 2019.

  • Press Release
  • Cargo
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
16.10.2020

IATA Welcomes US Military Report on Low Risk of Catching COVID-19 on a Flight

IATA welcomed the release of the results of testing by the US Transportation Command confirming the low risk of transmission onboard.

  • Press Release
  • COVID-19
  • The Americas
01.10.2020

IATA Urges Alternatives to Quarantines in US

IATA expressed strong concern over the continued existence of arrival quarantine regimes imposed by state governments in the United States, including New York and Hawaii.

  • Press Release
  • COVID-19
  • The Americas
29.09.2020

Traffic Forecast Downgrade After Dismal Summer

IATA downgraded its traffic forecast for 2020 to reflect a weaker-than-expected recovery, as evidenced by a dismal end to the summer travel season in the Northern Hemisphere.

  • Press Release
  • Economics & Traffic Results
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
29.09.2020

Insufficient Capacity Dampens Air Cargo in August

IATA released data for global air freight markets in August showing that improvement remains slow amid insufficient capacity.

  • Press Release
  • Cargo
  • COVID-19
  • Africa & Middle East (AME)
  • All Regions
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • North Asia
  • The Americas
21.09.2020

IATA Asks Argentine Government to Reconsider 35% Additional Tax on International Airline Tickets

IATA called on the Argentine government to urgently reconsider the additional 35% tax to be levied on international airline tickets.

  • Press Release
  • COVID-19
  • The Americas
18.09.2020

IATA Requests Clarity from Authorities to Enable Reopening of Air Transport in El Salvador

IATA requests the Salvadoran government to clarify the COVID-19 testing requirements so that aviation can resume operations

  • Press Release
  • Legal & Regulatory
  • COVID-19
  • The Americas
14.09.2020

Canadian Government Needs to Consider Safe Options and Reopen Borders

IATA urges Canada to support the COVID-19 testing initiatives of national carriers to reopen international and domestic travel without quarantine

  • Press Release
  • COVID-19
  • The Americas
02.09.2020

Regional Air Traffic Remains Stagnant

IATA has renewed its call on governments in Latin America and the Caribbean to allow a wider restart for aviation, as well as consider providing further financial relief and aid to the airlines.

  • Press Release
  • COVID-19
  • The Americas