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International Air Transport Association

Also called the IATA. A trade association for airlines all over the world. It promotes flight safety, encourages technical developments, and, perhaps most importantly, lobbies for favorable legislation from governments. It was established in 1945 in Havana and is based in Montreal.
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Further, he said IATA is seeking to promote a sophisticated aviation security system worldwide.
Press briefing with Tony Tyler, IATA Director General and CEO and Dave Barger, JetBlue
Graduates are interested only in a few areas," he noted while adding that interest in the aviation industry needs to be aroused by glamorizing the aviation industry and called on IATA to introduce tailor made courses which are Oman specific.
Discussing the award given at the IATA Training Partner Congress, Eng.
He also congratulated PIA management as PIA has been declared as IATA base authorized Training center.
IATA has suspended Kingfisher Airlines' participation in billing and settlement plan ( BSP) and cargo accounts settlement system ( CASS).
The IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) program is an internationally recognized and accepted evaluation system designed to assess the operational management and control systems of an airline.
Farhad Parvaresh, Iran Air's chief executive, said IATA "is not obliged to implement US laws and sanctrions.
One of the world's fastest growing aviation markets, Middle East traffic grew from five per cent of the global total to 11 per cent in a decade, according to IATA estimates.
KARACHI, April 01, 2011 (Balochistan Times): PIA Training Centre (PTC) is now an Authorized IATA Training Centre becoming the first IATA Authorized Training Centre in South Asia.
That label, the result of many hours of deliberation among supply chain stakeholders, was permanently implemented in 10th Edition of the IATA Perishable Cargo Regulations in 2010 as a recommendation by the airline industry.
Summary: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced today that Lufthansa will host the IATA Annual General Meeting (AGM) and World Air Transport Summit in Berlin from 6-8 June 2010.