The current jet fuel price is nearly 55% higher than it was a year ago, IATA said on Thursday.
“I urge countries around the world to lower the entire burden of taxes and charges on aviation if the sector is to grow,” de Juniac said at a media roundtable in Sydney.
“The economic and social benefits of aviation can be spread only by removing onerous barriers to the free movement of people across borders,” said IATA’s director-general and CEO Alexandre de Juniac.
IATA director general and CEO Alexandre de Juniac has again urged all concerned to ensure that air connectivity be maintained between Qatar and rest of the world.
Middle East carriers have seen passenger demand rising 4.1% year-on-year in April, International Air Transport Association (IATA) said on Thursday.
International Air Transport Association Chief Executive Alexandre de Juniac said his organisation will issue fresh forecasts next week.
The World Air Transport Summit and the 74th Annual General Meeting of the International Air Transport Association in Sydney, Australia, in early June will focus on key issues concerning the global aviation industry.
Capacity measured in available seat kilometres grew 6.4% compared with the year-earlier period, IATA said.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has maintained its position on Qatar’s air restrictions by blockading countries saying it has always been for liberalisation of air space.
Hamad International Airport (HIA) and Qatar Airways have successfully completed the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) electronic bag tag (EBT) readability tests ...
The ‘skyrocketing’ costs of expanding airport infrastructure must be controlled to keep flight tickets affordable, the boss of airline industry group IATA warned Monday.