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09.04.2021

2020 aviation center of gravity briefly jumped 20 years to the future

The swift recovery in China domestic market temporarily pushed the centre of gravity to the south of Iran

  • COVID-19
  • Chart of the Week
07.04.2021

Passenger market remains weak while air cargo strengthens

Presentation of the latest passenger and cargo trends

  • COVID-19
  • Market & Industry Issues
  • Presentations
  • Shocks
01.04.2021

Freighters and Preighters – The Agility of Airline Cargo Operations

Preighter operations have provided significant support to airlines during the crisis.

  • COVID-19
  • Chart of the Week
26.03.2021

Lack of air connectivity hampering economic recovery

The COVID-19 pandemic has decimated over a decade of gains in air connectivity globally.

  • COVID-19
  • Chart of the Week
19.03.2021

US airlines might start to see the light at the end of the tunnel

Demand for travel picks up in the US following large scale vaccination efforts

  • COVID-19
  • Chart of the Week
17.03.2021

COVID-19 has been an unprecedented shock

Presentation on recent traffic development as IATA Travel Pass is successfully trialed

  • COVID-19
  • Market & Industry Issues
  • Presentations
  • Shocks
12.03.2021

Setting roadmap brings optimism for summer travel recovery

Bookings to Summer destinations from the UK recently improved

  • COVID-19
  • Chart of the Week
05.03.2021

January setback for air travel but cargo regains pre-crisis level

Recent data highlights the contrast between air passenger and cargo markets

  • COVID-19
  • Chart of the Week
02.03.2021

Passenger business setback in January though cargo positive

An update on the latest developments in air cargo and passenger markets

  • COVID-19
  • Market & Industry Issues
  • Presentations
  • Shocks
26.02.2021

Cash burn now likely to continue through 2021

We present three different cash burn scenarios for 2021.

  • COVID-19
  • Chart of the Week
24.02.2021

Airline industry cash burn now expected to continue through 2021

Presentation of the passenger and cash burn outlook scenarios.

  • COVID-19
  • Market & Industry Issues
  • Presentations
  • Shocks
19.02.2021

Loss of air cargo connectivity threatens key flower exporters

This note highlights the importance of maintaining air connectivity for cargo shipments.

  • COVID-19
  • Chart of the Week
12.02.2021

Air travel revenue boost from Chinese New Year may be absent

COVID control measures mean that air travel in China domestic during CNY may be lower than usual.

  • COVID-19
  • Chart of the Week
05.02.2021

New Covid variants pose a risk to air travel recovery

An alternative scenario for the expected recovery profile of RPKs in 2021

  • COVID-19
  • Chart of the Week
03.02.2021

Weak year-end for air travel and deteriorating outlook

Presentation of the latest data and outlook for air transport.

  • COVID-19
  • Market & Industry Issues
  • Presentations
  • Shocks