International Air Transport Association

International Air Transport Association

03 Sep 2013
The global air cargo market continued its modest recovery in July, with traffic increasing 1.2 percent from a year ago as growth in Europe and the Middle East offset weakness in the Asia-Pacific region, the International Air Transport Association said.
30 Jul 2013
The International Air Transport Association reported air freight demand increased 1.2 percent year-over-year in June...
02 Jul 2013
Growth in global air cargo markets remained relatively flat in May, broadly following the trend of the last 18 months, according to the International Air Transport Association.
20 Jun 2013
The International Air Transport Association has called for strong partnerships to promote air cargo competitiveness through e-commerce technology.
03 Jun 2013
The world’s airlines will post a collective profit of $12.7 billion this year, 20 percent higher than an earlier forecast of $10.6 billion in March, as cheaper fuel and cost savings offset sluggish global economic growth, the International Air Transport Association said.
29 May 2013
Air freight markets in April experienced “modest growth” of 1.4 percent compared with April 2012, helping to offset the 2.6 percent year-over-year decline in March and continuing an 18-month trend of flatness in the cargo markets...
01 May 2013
Air freight markets weakened in March, and the improvement in air cargo growth rates that began towards the end of 2012 has stalled, according to figures released by the International Air Transport Association.
24 Apr 2013
The International Air Transport Association has presented an agenda for aviation in the U.S. to be a strategic catalyst for economic growth and development during President Obama’s second term.
Etihad freighter.
02 Apr 2013
The latest IATA cargo figures again show the Middle East is the only region posting significant year-on-year traffic growth in a flat lining global market.
02 Apr 2013
Demand for air cargo showed modest improvement in February, continuing the trend that began in the fourth quarter of 2012, according to data released by the International Air Transport Association.
12 Mar 2013
The International Air Transport Association has criticized the decision of the European Single Sky Committee to endorse “weakened” performance and charging scheme regulations for air navigation services from 2015 to 2019...
26 Feb 2013
The International Air Transport Association has called on governments to settle on a worldwide approach to market-based measures to help manage the 2 percent of global manmade carbon emissions produced by...
12 Feb 2013
The International Air Transport Association, an international industry trade group, has appointed Jeffrey N. Shane as general counsel.
08 Feb 2013
The International Air Transport Association, which represents about 240 airlines, has identified four priorities to make air cargo more secure and has urged stakeholders to implement the Secure Freight principles.
Aircraft of Hong Kong-based air carrier Cathay Pacific.
09 Jan 2013
Global air cargo traffic grew a modest but significant 1.6 percent in November from a year ago driven by a surge in U.S.
18 Dec 2012
Supply chain management company Descartes Systems Group today announced it is working with DHL Global Forwarding to upgrade the freight transportation company’s electronic communications to Cargo-XML...
13 Dec 2012
The world’s airlines, benefiting from capacity cuts, lower costs and accelerating consolidation, are expected to book com
10 Dec 2012
Global air cargo traffic is set to grow at a five-year cumulative annual rate of 3 percent, and the U.S.
04 Dec 2012
Global air traffic organization International Air Transport Association today called on the European Commission, EU member states and Europe’s air navigation service providers to ensure that functional airspace blocs are delivering valuable results.
29 Nov 2012
Global air cargo traffic shrank 3.5 percent in October from a year ago, declined 2.2 percent from September and is set to
19 Nov 2012
The International Air Transport Association today announced successful trials of the Electronic Consignment Security Declaration, which meets regulatory demands for evidence that security measures have been applied to air cargo and mail.
12 Nov 2012
The European Commission has proposed suspending the inclusion of international aviation in the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme...
09 Nov 2012
The International Air Transport Association urged aviation leaders in the Asia-Pacific region to focus on airport and air traffic management infrastructure to meet the region’s growing demand for connectivity.
02 Nov 2012
Global air cargo traffic grew by 0.6 percent in September from a year ago but was down on the two previous months, the In
IATA International Air Freight Volume, August 2012
11 Oct 2012
International air cargo volume fell in August year-over-year for the second consecutive month, with industrywide traffic
10 Sep 2012
Monthly year-over-year percent change in total scheduled international freight traffic and capacity worldwide
30 Aug 2012
The fragile recovery in the air cargo market stalled in July, with traffic declining 3.3 percent from a year ago amid faltering business confidence in many key economies, according to the Internationa
02 Aug 2012
International air cargo traffic increased 1.1 percent in June from a year ago, driven by strong growth in the Middle East that masks continuing market weakness, the International Air Transport Associa
02 Jul 2012
International air cargo traffic dipped 2.2 percent in May from a year ago and contracted 0.4 percent from April in line with deteriorating global economic conditions, the International Air Transport A
27 Jun 2012
There is growing evidence the air cargo industry is heading for a state of overcapacity that threatens to ground more all-cargo carriers and pull down rates further.
11 Jun 2012
The International Air Transport Association maintained its $3 billion global airline profit forecast for 2012 as oil prices fall, passenger traffic grows faster than expected and the cargo market bott
30 May 2012
Global air cargo traffic fell 4.5 percent in April from a year ago, but the market appears to be bottoming out, the International Air Transport Association said.
29 Feb 2012
International air cargo traffic has stabilized after a year-long slump despite an 8.1 decline in January volume, which was caused by the closing of factories during the Chinese New Year holiday, the I
01 Feb 2012
Global air cargo traffic increased in December on a month-to-month basis for the second straight month, but yields remain under pressure, the International Air Transport Association said.
30 Dec 2011
International air cargo traffic declined 3.8 percent in November from a year ago, the eighth straight monthly decline amid a faltering global economy and weakening demand in the Asia-Pacific region, t