International Air Transport Association


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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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International air passenger traffic rose by 6.7 percent in the first four months of the year, driven by a relatively strong global economy, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said on Wednesday.
The capital's new terminal will be able to handle four million passengers a year, putting it in the company of airports in Miami, Houston, San Francisco, Sao Paulo and Santiago, Chile with level B status from the International Air Transport Association.
Internationally, fuel used for aviation is tax exempt, and according to ICAO Secretariat John Crayston, "While the ICAO has established emissions standards for certain emissions there are no standards for CO2." The International Air Transport Association (IATA) estimates that aviation's share in climate change is at about 3.5 percent of the total contributions, which is predicted to climb to five percent by 2050.
Passengers were being put off travel as much by the long queues at airports as by fear of flying, said Pierre Jeanniot, director general of the International Air Transport Association. He called for a degree of standardisation on security measures and better-trained security screeners.
The International Air Transport Association has described the delays as "totally unacceptable".
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced it has partnered with the Animal Transport Association (ATA) to encourage industry adoption of the Center of Excellence for Independent Validators for Live Animals Logistics (CEIV Live Animals), the company said.
Summary: Geneva [Switzerland], May 9 (ANI): India's domestic air passenger traffic rose just 3.1 per cent in March, down from February's growth of 8.3 per cent and well-off the torrid five-year average growth pace of close to 20 per cent per month, according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA).
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global airfreight markets showing that demand rose 2.3% in August 2018, compared to the same period the year before.
Geneva/New Delhi: International Air Transport Association (IATA) has said that India will take 3rd place after the US, surpassing the UK to become world's largest aviation market by 2024.
DENVER (Reuters) - Mexico risks losing long-term passenger growth and billions of dollars if it fails to go through with building a new hub in the capital to alleviate congestion, an executive with the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has awarded the Membership Certificate to Silk Way West Airlines.
He was one of the very first Air Malta recruits in 1973, joining the airline's International Air Transport Association Affairs department.
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