“Lost revenues now total more than $1.7bn for airlines alone. At the worst, the crisis impacted 29% of global aviation and affected 1.2 million passengers a day. The scale of the crisis eclipsed 9/11 when …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, April 21 - 2010 @ 17:00
IATA also unveiled plans to lead a global effort to build an airport checkpoint of the future, which will tighten security and ease passenger hassle.
“We are much more secure than in 2001, but there is …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, November 02 - 2010 @ 13:05
The LAR represents the worldwide standard for safe and humane transport of live animals – whether it be a pet, an animal transported for zoological or agricultural purposes or for any other reason – by …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, August 08 - 2006 @ 14:03
Global passenger growth slowed from the 7.6% recorded in 2005 to 5.9% in 2006. While the cargo growth rate increased from 3.2% in 2005 to 4.6% in 2006, it remains below the historical growth …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, January 30 - 2007 @ 16:19
The State of Qatar’s Emir and Patron of this year’s 70th International Air Transport Association (IATA) Annual General Meeting (AGM) and World Air Transport Summit, His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani today inaugurated the …Read full article » : Wednesday, June 04 - 2014 @ 14:23
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for February showing demand growth of 5.4% compared to February 2013. Although this represented a slowdown compared to the January traffic increase of 8.2%, …Read full article » : Sunday, April 06 - 2014 @ 12:03
Compared to the previous year, demand for air freight was apparently very strong, with a rise of 5.0%.
However the rise was from an exceptionally low base, caused by the timing of Chinese New Year, …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, March 05 - 2013 @ 11:50
The event will draw the top leadership of the air transport industry to Doha in the State of Qatar from 1–3 June 2014.
“Qatar will be a fantastic location for the 70th IATA AGM. It …Read full article » Qatar: Tuesday, June 04 - 2013 @ 16:02
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed and recognized the participation of Qatar Airways and the newly opened Hamad International Airport, Doha, in two key industry programs that enhance security and improve passenger convenience.
Smart …Read full article » : Wednesday, June 04 - 2014 @ 12:32
Total traffic rose 5.9% compared to March 2012.
Part of the rise may be attributable to traffic related to the Easter holiday, which occurred in March this year versus April 2012.
But the seasonally adjusted …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, May 05 - 2013 @ 10:10