In the worst-ever performance of any regional market in July, India’s domestic air traffic fell 1.1% compared to a year ago, according to IATA’s monthly traffic report. The figures are in sharp contrast to 2010 and early 2011, when the region was among the fastest growing in the world and enjoyed 20%-plus growth rates.
The US should look to what’s happening at airports worldwide and think bigger and more strategically about how its airports can best raise the investments necessary to keep them competitive on a global scale, the head of the Airports Council International said Monday....More
Governments must put more political will into sorting out air traffic management mega-projects and also addressing the political issue of finding a global agreement for emission market-based-measures (MBMs), the head of IATA said Monday....More
Preliminary results of a pilot fatigue study conducted by Washington State University (WSU) show there is a “small difference” between the fatigue level of pilots conducting multi-segment operations and those flying a longer single segment....More