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Sunday, September 26, 2021



Airlines could lose up to $113 billion in passenger revenue due to coronavirus, says IATA

March 05, 2020 4:29 pm

The last time the industry faced a revenue shock of this magnitude was in 2009 during the global financial crisis, IATA Chief Economist Brian Pearce said at a media briefing in Singapore.

Airlines and regulators meet to discuss Boeing 737 MAX un-grounding efforts

June 26, 2019 5:37 pm

The meeting, organized by industry trade group the International Air Transport Association (IATA), comes as airlines grapple with the financial impact of a global grounding of nearly 400 737 MAX jets that has lasted three months.

India, China to account for nearly half of air passenger growth in two decades, says IATA

June 02, 2019 10:18 pm

Brian Pearce, Chief Economist at the International Air Transport Association (IATA), Sunday said the negative growth in the Indian market was temporary and that the market would expand as Indians want to travel more.

Airline executives brace for oil price turbulence at Sydney gathering

June 01, 2018 11:21 am

The annual meeting of the International Air Transport Association (IATA), with 130 CEOs and 1,000 delegates, will kick off on Sunday, and worries that a three-year run of unusually high returns might end are in the spotlight.

Indian domestic aviation market shows fastest growth for third year: IATA

February 06, 2018 1:32 pm

According to IATA, the growth was driven “mainly by the comparatively strong rates of economic expansion seen in each country” along with the stimulus provided through additional airport pairs that were being offered.

Few accidents, More deaths: 2014 saw lesser but more deadly air accidents tell IATA reports

March 09, 2015 5:25 pm

The number of deaths in jetliner disasters spiked last year despite there being fewer accidents in total, says international

IATA chief: High airport fees choking domestic aviation

December 30, 2013 1:41 am

High taxes on jet fuel,which goes up as high as 40 per cent in some states.

Jumbo aircraft A380s likely to fly in Indian skies soon

December 18, 2013 1:04 am

The DGCA has submitted the report to the civil aviation ministry.

Most international airports are state-owned: IATA

December 01, 2013 12:09 pm

IATA has noted that most airports across the world are state-owned and aviation policy makers should take decisions Keeping in view the interests of airlines & passengers.

Setback for airport privatisation,key agreements to be drafted afresh

November 09, 2013 2:08 am

Aviation ministry takes the decision following certain differences with the Planning Commission over MCA principles.