The International Air Transport Association has confirmed that Robin Hayes, chief executive of JetBlue, will continue his duties as chair of the IATA board of governors until next year.
A survey commissioned by the trade body demonstrated confidence that the risks of Covid-19 can be effectively managed and that the freedom to travel should be restored.
The International Air Transport Association has commended the European Commission for its leadership and speed in delivering the EU Digital Covid-19 Certificate.
Releasing the annual World Air Transport Statistics publication, the organisation said 1.8 billion passengers flew in 2020, a decrease of 60 per cent compared to the 4.5 billion who flew in 2019.
The International Air Transport Association has announced passenger demand performance for June showing a very slight improvement in both international and domestic air travel markets.
The International Air Transport Association has welcomed the relaxation of Covid-19 border measures for vaccinated passengers by Spain and France this week.
The International Air Transport Association has urged governments to make data-driven decisions to manage the risks of Covid-19 when reopening borders to international travel.