The number of passengers carried by airlines in the Asia/Pacific region will grow by 5.9% annually over the next 20 years, well above the global average of 4.8%, according to the latest market forecast by Airbus.  The amount of cargo carried in the region is expected to post a 5.5% annual growth, compared to a global increase of around 5.1%. Speaking in Singapore, Airbus COO-customers John Leahy said the Asia/Pacific travel market would overtake the European and North American ...

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