The Startup Hotlist enables airlines to search and find startups that are currently, or are interested, in supporting airlines through the development of innovative solutions in areas such as distribution, payment and digitalization.

The 150+ startups listed in the tool are vetted by IATA, ensuring the relevance of their solutions with current industry initiatives. 

Save time scouting potential startups and partners! 

The 150+ Startup Hotlist includes important information such as company summary, locations, existing solutions, technologies covered and business areas of focus. The tool will allow you to search and filter the database using multiple criteria, for example Name, Region, Technology, Business Area, etc.

If available, we can also provide case studies from pilots and implementations between startups and industry players.

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If you are interested to access or to be listed in the tool, please send an email to