Emerging and developing economies will account for more than 60% of all passenger traffic by 2040, according to the latest editon of ACI's World Airport Traffic Forecasts (WATF).
The global air transport sector supports 65.5 million jobs and $2.7 trillion in global economic activity, according to new research released today by the Air Transport Action Group (ATAG).
ACI World is calling for immediate action to assist nations and communities to meet the challenges of the rapid growth in demand for air services.
In support of the United Nations' World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, ACI World and IATA today emphasised their joint commitment and work to help combat human trafficking.
Some of the airport industry's biggest names will take part in a leadership panel at the upcoming 28th Europe/World Annual General Assembly, Conference and Exhibition in Brussels.