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).
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.
Edmonton International Airport (EIA) has revealed that it intends to become Canada's first IATA certified pharmaceutical logistics hub.
Airlines and business aircraft operators have just seven months to prepare themselves for the first stage of the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA), with monitoring of all CO2 emissions to start from January 1, 2019.
IATA has recognised the cargo community at Amsterdam Schiphol for their contribution, support, and endorsement of its CEIV Pharma Program.
The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) is calling on airlines to commit to high quality carbon credits and sustainable alternative fuels in order to meet their climate targets.
IATA is calling for governments, safety regulators and industry to take action to drive aviation connectivity and infrastructure development in Africa.
IATA has announced an upward revision of its 2015 industry outlook to predict a $29.3 billion net profit for the world's airlines.