The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) are calling for support from governments to the aviation industry, to protect jobs and ensure that air services can be maintained.
The economic situation facing the aviation... more ›
IATA has releases its 2019 Safety Report showing continuing improvements in airline safety compared to 2018 and to the preceding five years.
All major 2019 safety performance indicators improved compared to 2018 and to the average of the 2014-2018 period.
Alexandre de Juniac, IATA’s... more ›
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Taking “Flexible Approach” To BSP, Vouchers Not Refunds
In an open letter to travel agents around the world, IATA’s director general and CEO, Alexandre de Juniac explains how the industry association is handling BSP during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, as well as its position on vouchers versus refunds.
IATA’s boss writes in his... more ›
IATA is welcoming the announcement by the European Commission (EC) granting the temporary suspension until June 2020 of the 80-20 “use it or lose it” rule for airport slots.
The decision reflects the unprecedented situation facing the airline industry. However, granting the suspension... more ›