The #1 source for the regulations, rules and best practices in air transport
While the IATA Manuals are necessary for compliance with international legislation, user feedback from small to large companies has shown that they are also useful in improving operational performance and reducing risks. As a reliable source for international standards, the IATA Manuals have become the primary source of information for air transport standards.
From relying on the IATA Manuals to ensure that local and international procedures follow the regulations to using them as a definitive reference for when shipments have been incorrectly rejected, the IATA Manuals have become essential tools for all types of use. Learn more
Found 87 Publications
20 Year Passenger Forecast
IATA's 20 Year Passenger Forecast analyzes fundamental drivers of air travel demand to identify major traffic trends and alternate scenarios for the next 20 years.
- Economics & Traffic Results
- Passenger Experience
- Airline Distribution
A4A-IATA Reservations Interline Procedures (AIRIMP)
The A4A-IATA Reservations Interline Message Procedures (AIRIMP) is the reference for communications standards for the handling of Passenger Reservations Interline Messages.
- Airline Distribution
The Airline Disclosure Guides (ADGs) cover the latest accounting practices to help in the analysis and development of airlines’ annual reports
- Finance & Accounting
Aviation Information Data Exchange (AIDX) is the global XML messaging standard for exchanging flight data between airlines, airports and third parties
- Digital Transformation
- Safety & Flight Operations
Aircraft Maintenance Optimization Guidelines
The Aircraft Maintenance Optimization Guidelines are the most comprehensive summary of aircraft maintenance program basics.
All you need to know about preparing, handling or accepting dangerous goods shipments by air.
The Air Cargo Tariff & Rules (TACT)
A comprehensive source of information to efficiently transport air cargo worldwide
World Air Transport Statistics
WATS statistics cover demand and traffic, route performance, forecasts, airline and airport rankings.
Live Animals Regulations
Make sure your live animal shipments are handled and transported in the most expedient and humane manner
Airport Handling Manual (AHM)
Your definitive source for all facets of safe and efficient ground operations standards.