"We are a fragile industry and we are in crisis; wait and see is no longer an option," was yesterday's assessment from IATA DG and CEO Giovanni Bisignani, who was addressing the Australian National Aviation Press Club in Sydney. He claimed that despite the recent reduction in oil prices, commercial aviation remains in need of assistance. "We are in the perfect storm of uncontrollable fuel costs and falling demand. Airlines could lose as much as $6.1 billion this year. Already 25 airlines in ...

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