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UK Airport Punctuality Stats – 2015

Top 10 UK Airports 2015

Aviation intelligence provider, OAG, has issued its performance statistics for 2015. Bristol Airport (IATA: BRS) has been named the best performing UK airport for the … More ››

Egypt Completes Preliminary Metrojet Report

The Egyptian authorities have announced the completion of the preliminary report into the loss of the Metrojet airliner which crashed in the Sinai desert on … More ››

IATA CEO calls for deeper partnership to improve passenger experience

Tony Tyler, IATA’s Director General and CEO has called for a deeper partnership with governments to improve the passenger experience of security and facilitation processes. … More ››

Heathrow CEO Calls for Global Action on Climate Change

Heathrow Chief Executive John Holland-Kaye has called for global leaders to take action to cut carbon emissions. The call, which was made at a conference … More ››

IATA – Passenger Demand Remains Strong

On August 6 the International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results (revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) for June showing a 5.7% increase … More ››

IATA’s Premium Traffic Monitor

IATA has released its assessment of the Premium and Economy travel market for May 2015. Its key points are: • Passenger travel on international markets … More ››

FAA and Industry Will Study US Pilot Fitness

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced it is working with the commercial aviation and medical communities to study the emotional and mental health … More ››

IATA Launches Standard Safety Assessment Programme

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has launched the IATA Standard Safety Assessment (ISSA) for airlines not eligible for the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA). … More ››

Air Freight Makes Slow Start in 2015

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On March 3, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing a 3.2% expansion in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs) … More ››

Kapil Bhargava 1928-2014

Airports International magazine is sad to report the passing of its former India correspondent, Group Captain Kapil Bhargava IAF (Retd), who passed away on December … More ››