GENEVA 9 April 2021: The (IATA) Passenger traffic fell by 74.7% in February, according to the  International Air Transport Association. Declines registered when compared with both the pre-COVID levels (February 2019) and also the immediate month prior...
GENEVA, 5 April 2021: Former British Airways and International Airlines Group (IAG) CEO, Willie Walsh, started work 1 April as the latest The International Air Transport Association (IATA) director general taking over from Alexandre de Juniac.
GENEVA 1 April 2021: The International Air Transport Association urges governments to accept best-in-class rapid antigen tests in fulfilment of Covid-19 testing requirements following the publication of new research by OXERA and Edge Health. The...
SINGAPORE, 24 March 2021: Countries in Southeast Asia hoping the British will return on holidays soon will be disappointed. The UK government is urging them to stay onshore and enjoy staycations this summer. Reuters reports the...
GENEVA, 22 March 2021: The first international traveller using the IATA Travel Pass arrived at London's Heathrow Airport during the weekend onboard a Singapore Airlines flights, according to the International Air Transport Association. "The successful implementation...
LONDON, 19 March 2021: The European Union's adoption of the Digital Green Certificate on Wednesday has won the support of the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and its members, according to its president Gloria Guevara.

UK ticket sales soar

LONDON, 15 March 2021: The British PM’s February announcement regarding the return of UK travellers to the skies prompted airline ticket sales to soar four times the previous week’s, according to the latest air ticketing data from Forwardkeys, a travel...
LONDON, 12 March 2021: Despite a successful rollout of its vaccination programme, UK residents face restrictions on overseas holiday travel until 21 June at the earliest. Under the latest revisions introduced 5 March, overseas...
MADRID, 11 March 2021: One in three destinations worldwide are now completely closed to international tourism, according to the latest data from the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). It warned that the emergence of new...
GENEVA, 11 March 2021: Airline travel confidence revives, frustrations with current travel restrictions continue, and a growing acceptation of apps to manage health credentials for travel are the positive takeaways from the International Air Transport Association latest poll.