​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​These pages provide analysis of economic and policy developments affecting the financial performance of the global airline industry.​​​​​​​​​​

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13.05.2022

Record debt made more affordable by rising inflation

Surging inflation might help debtors including airlines to deleverage their debt

  • Chart of the Week
06.05.2022

The global rise in consumer prices eludes China and Japan

Lower inflation in China and Japan could produce stronger demand compare to other markets.

  • Chart of the Week
05.05.2022

Air Freight Monthly Analysis - March 2022

Air cargo volumes fall to late-2020 levels

  • Market Developments
  • Air Freight Monthly Analysis
04.05.2022

Air Passenger Monthly Analysis - March 2022

Air travel sustains positive trend in March

  • Market Developments
  • Air Passenger Monthly Analysis
29.04.2022

China’s new COVID lockdowns hit domestic air travel

The Chinese domestic market is significantly impacted as a result of new travel restrictions.

  • Chart of the Week
22.04.2022

Flexible air travel restrictions have benefitted Latin America

Latin America has performed well compared to other regions, due to more flexible air travel policies.

  • Chart of the Week
13.04.2022

The importance of ‘preighters’ seems to start to diminish

As passenger traffic recovers, airlines are switching from preighters to standard passenger aircraft belly cargo operations

  • Chart of the Week
08.04.2022

Imbalance of in-and outbound travel in Ukraine’s neighbors

Refugees fleeing the war mean outbound air travel became larger than inbound

  • Chart of the Week
06.04.2022

Air Freight Monthly Analysis - February 2022

Air cargo growth continues despite a challenging backdrop

  • Market Developments
  • Air Freight Monthly Analysis
06.04.2022

Air Passenger Monthly Analysis - February 2022

Air travel recovery accelerated in February despite the conflict

  • Market Developments
  • Air Passenger Monthly Analysis
06.04.2022

Update on the latest developments in air transport economics

Slides showing February 2022 traffic data and related trends

  • Market & Industry Issues
  • Presentations
  • Shocks
01.04.2022

Air cargo flights show how the impact of war varies across markets

Globally, air cargo is resilient so far, but regions connected to Europe are affected to different degrees

  • Chart of the Week
25.03.2022

Data on airlines’ status confirm the pandemic created opportunities

Airlines births increased in 2021 versus 2019 and deaths decreased

  • Chart of the Week
25.03.2022

The impact of the conflict between Russia and Ukraine on aviation

The impact of the conflict between Russia and Ukraine on passenger and cargo traffic, and the broader economy.

  • Market & Industry Issues
  • Shocks
25.03.2022

Regional Briefing - Africa & Middle East - March 2022

A summary of the latest available data and current issues across a number of key economic, market and industry variables in Africa & Middle East.

  • Regional Economic Briefings