IATA Welcomes Aviation Reforms in Argentina

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomes the decision by the Government of Argentina to liberalize the country’s aviation market. The landmark decree 599/2024 establishes new regulations for access to Argentina’s commercial aviation market, repeals previous regulations and modifies the country’s Aeronautical Code. The new decree allows, for example, free market access for new operators […]

IATA Saluda la Decisión del Gobierno Argentino de Reformar el Mercado de la Aviación

La Asociación de Transporte Aéreo Internacional (IATA por sus siglas en inglés) saluda la decisión del Gobierno argentino de liberalizar el mercado de la aviación en el país. El decreto histórico 599/2024 establece nuevas regulaciones para el acceso al mercado de la aviación comercial de Argentina, revoca regulaciones anteriores y modifica el Código Aeronáutico. El […]

IATA and ASF to Develop Standard Cabin Waste Composition Audit Program

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is collaborating with the Aviation Sustainability Forum (ASF) to launch a standardized Cabin Waste Composition Audit (CWCA), with the ASF Cabin Waste Composition Auditing Platform to be launched in September 2024. CWCA audits have already been trialed in two waves, covering 25 flights (short, medium, and long-haul) at Singapore’s Changi Airport […]

Passenger Demand Up 10.7% in May

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for May 2024 global passenger demand with the following highlights: Total demand, measured in revenue passenger kilometers (RPKs), was up 10.7% compared to May 2023. Total capacity, measured in available seat kilometers (ASK), was up 8.5% year-on-year. The May load factor was 83.4% (+1.7ppt compared to May 2023), […]

South Africa Has Vast Potential in Sustainable Aviation Fuel Production

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on South Africa to mobilize its experience, resources, and infrastructure to accelerate the development of Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) production. The call came as government and industry officials gathered in Johannesburg for the IATA Wings of Change Focus Africa conference. “South Africa has vast potential to become a leading Sustainable […]

La demanda de pasajeros aéreos crece 10,7% en mayo

La Asociación de Transporte Aéreo Internacional (IATA, por sus siglas en inglés) ha publicado los resultados del transporte aéreo mundial de pasajeros correspondientes a mayo de 2024, entre los que destacan los siguientes datos: La demanda global, medida en pasajeros-kilómetro transportados (RPK, por sus siglas en inglés), creció un 10,7% interanual en mayo de 2024. […]

Strong Air Cargo Demand Continues in May

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for May 2024 global air cargo markets showing continuing strong annual growth in demand. Total demand, measured in cargo tonne-kilometers (CTKs*), rose by 14.7% compared to May 2023 levels (15.5% for international operations). This is the sixth consecutive month of double-digit year-on-year growth. Capacity, measured in available […]

Anac promove oficina sobre redução da judicialização no setor aéreo

Agência Nacional de Aviação Civil (Anac) realizou nessa quarta-feira, 26 de junho, a oficina » Judicialização no Setor Aéreo». O evento, que ocorreu em Brasília (DF), reuniu representantes de diversas entidades e empresas do setor aéreo, além de órgãos governamentais, como a Secretaria Nacional de Aviação Civil (SAC), Secretaria Nacional do Consumidor (Senacon), Subsecretaria de […]

Spanish Government Should Adopt Ecological Commission’s Recommendations for SAF Production

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed the approval of a non-binding legislative proposal to the Spanish government to promote the production of Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) in Spain. The Ecological Transition and Demographic Challenge Commission of Spain’s Congress of Deputies approved a proposal calling for the central government to: Provide incentives for SAF production, […]