Air Transport Association News

ATA pledges commitment to TSA security programs

ATA pledges commitment to TSA security programs

14th Jul 2011 Press Release Airline News Organisations & Operators

The Air Transport Association of America (ATA), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, expressed its commitment to continue to work cooperatively with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) as it works to implement a risk-based security regime and deliver a more efficient and cost-effective system.

Air Transport Assoc. Trying to Weasel Out of NextGen Spending

Air Transport Assoc. Trying to Weasel Out of NextGen Spending

13th Nov 2009 Focus

On Thursday, at the end of the ‘Future of U.S. Aviation’ Forum, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood announced the Obama Administration’s plans to create a taskforce which will come up with a plan to nurse the ailing airline industry back to health.

ATA Commends CFTC for Proposed Commodities Speculation Hearings

8th Jul 2009 Press Release Airline News

The Air Transport Association of America (ATA), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, today commended the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) for proposing hearings to examine measures to curb excessive speculation in the commodities futures markets.

Air Transport Association Reports Continued Decline in Passenger Demand

20th Apr 2009 Press Release Airline News

The Air Transport Association of America (ATA), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, today reported This is the second in a series of reports that will be issued by ATA during the recessionary period. that passenger revenue Based on data reported to ATA by Alaska, American, Continental, Delta, JetBlue, United and US Airways; also includes data for Air Midwest, Air Wisconsin, Allegheny, American Eagle, Atlantic Coast, Atlantic Southeast, Chautauqua, Comair, Continental Express, Executive, Freedom, Horizon, Mesa, Mesaba, MidAtlantic, Piedmont, Pinnacle, PSA, Shuttle America, SkyWest and Trans States. fell 23 percent in March 2009 versus the same month in 2008 - the fifth consecutive month in which passenger revenue has fallen from the prior year.