Abacus International's snapshot of the Asian airline industry shows sustained demand across the region despite the rising cost of fuel. Abacus President and CEO Don Birch said the first six months of 2006 were "a real test for the travel market, and the continuing growth shows we have come through with flying colors." He said the rise in traffic in India, China, Vietnam and Indonesia, in addition to the impact of low-cost carriers, highlights the growth picture. IATA figures for the ...

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