The Sustainability and Environment Advisory Council (SEAC) advises the Board of Governors, the IATA Director General, and other IATA bodies on all matters related to the sustainable development of aviation and its interface with the environment and acts as the focal point in IATA on sustainability and environment issues.

The Advisory Council will:

  • Prioritize and develop strategies, policies, action plans and industry positions
  • Provide issue priorities and guidance on strategy to IATA bodies
  • Recommend timelines, targets, and KPIs for prioritized initiatives
  • Monitor and assess future industry trends

Membership is made up of representatives of IATA member airlines, who are appointed by IATA's Director General, with the approval of the Board of Governors.

The following airlines are represented on SEAC:

Air Canada Egypt Air
Air China Emirates
Air France GOL Linhas Aéreas
All Nippon Airways JetBlue
American Airlines Korean Air
British Airways Lufthansa
Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd Singapore Airlines
China Airlines Turkish Airlines
China Southern Airlines