Associations http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7391/more en IATA: Global passenger demand reached 12-year high in 1H 2017 http://atwonline.com/airline-traffic/iata-global-passenger-demand-reached-12-year-high-1h-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Growth in the global air passenger traffic market reached a 12-year high in the 2017 first half, as passenger traffic grew 7.9% compared to 1H 2016 and the load factor hit a record 80.7%, according to IATA’s June Air Passenger Market Analysis. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airline-traffic/iata-global-passenger-demand-reached-12-year-high-1h-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airline-traffic/iata-global-passenger-demand-reached-12-year-high-1h-2017#comments Airline Traffic Associations Daily News Fri, 04 Aug 2017 17:37:00 +0000 255891 at http://atwonline.com IATA: Best 1H growth rate for air freight in seven years http://atwonline.com/airline-traffic/iata-best-1h-growth-rate-air-freight-seven-years <div class="node-body article-body">Global air freight traffic has risen 10.4% during the first half of 2017, making it the strongest half-year performance for the air cargo market sector in seven years, according to IATA’s June Air Freight Market Analysis. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airline-traffic/iata-best-1h-growth-rate-air-freight-seven-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airline-traffic/iata-best-1h-growth-rate-air-freight-seven-years#comments Airline Traffic Associations Daily News Fri, 04 Aug 2017 17:00:00 +0000 255861 at http://atwonline.com Former IATA official de Oliveira named to lead ALTA http://atwonline.com/people/former-iata-official-de-oliveira-named-lead-alta <div class="node-body article-body">The Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA) has named Luis Felipe de Oliveira, a former IATA official and currently an executive with World Fuel Services, its new executive director.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/people/former-iata-official-de-oliveira-named-lead-alta" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/people/former-iata-official-de-oliveira-named-lead-alta#comments Associations Daily News People Thu, 03 Aug 2017 16:37:00 +0000 255721 at http://atwonline.com <p>Incoming ALTA executive director Luis Felipe de Oliveira</p> ALTA AIA CEO David Melcher to depart Dec. 31 http://atwonline.com/people/aia-ceo-david-melcher-depart-dec-31 <div class="node-body article-body">The Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) announced its president and CEO David Melcher is leaving to pursue other interests, effective Dec. 31. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/people/aia-ceo-david-melcher-depart-dec-31" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/people/aia-ceo-david-melcher-depart-dec-31#comments Associations Daily News People ATW Plus Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:05:00 +0000 253491 at http://atwonline.com <p>AIA CEO David Melcher</p> AIA AIA names new VP-civil aviation http://atwonline.com/people/aia-names-new-vp-civil-aviation <div class="node-body article-body">The Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) named David Silver as VP-civil aviation. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/people/aia-names-new-vp-civil-aviation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/people/aia-names-new-vp-civil-aviation#comments Associations Daily News People ATW Plus Wed, 12 Jul 2017 18:34:00 +0000 253431 at http://atwonline.com European airlines call for review of airport charging systems http://atwonline.com/associations/european-airlines-call-review-airport-charging-systems <div class="node-body article-body">European airline passengers are paying excessive airport charges, particularly at monopoly airports and airports which operate under the so-called ‘dual till’ system, according to airline lobby group Airlines for Europe (A4E).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/european-airlines-call-review-airport-charging-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/european-airlines-call-review-airport-charging-systems#comments Associations Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 30 Jun 2017 17:16:00 +0000 252551 at http://atwonline.com Russia’s VIM Airlines joins IATA http://atwonline.com/associations/russia-s-vim-airlines-joins-iata <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s VIM Airlines has joined IATA after having its IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) renewed in May. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/russia-s-vim-airlines-joins-iata" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/russia-s-vim-airlines-joins-iata#comments Associations Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 29 Jun 2017 15:29:00 +0000 252441 at http://atwonline.com <p>VIM Boeing 777 at Kazan airport</p> VIM Airlines European airline lobbying group IACA rebrands as AIRE http://atwonline.com/associations/european-airline-lobbying-group-iaca-rebrands-aire <div class="node-body article-body">Three airlines have joined the 16 carriers that make up the International Air Carrier Association (IACA) and the 19 carriers together have rebranded the Brussels-based association as Airlines International Representation in Europe (AIRE).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/european-airline-lobbying-group-iaca-rebrands-aire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/european-airline-lobbying-group-iaca-rebrands-aire#comments Associations Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 15 Jun 2017 14:24:00 +0000 250611 at http://atwonline.com Editor’s Blog: Walsh’s meltdown over the BA meltdown http://atwonline.com/blog/editor-s-blog-walsh-s-meltdown-over-ba-meltdown <div class="node-body blog-body">A clearly irritated Willie Walsh was ready to chastise the press. “It wasn’t a computer meltdown,” he said as soon as he was asked about the British Airways incident that essentially shut down the airline’s London operations. “It was not a failure of IT; it was a failure of power.”</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/editor-s-blog-walsh-s-meltdown-over-ba-meltdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/editor-s-blog-walsh-s-meltdown-over-ba-meltdown#comments Associations IATA AGM 2017 Opinions ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Tue, 06 Jun 2017 20:33:00 +0000 249811 at http://atwonline.com IATA AGM to be held in Sydney in 2018 http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-agm-be-held-sydney-2018 <div class="node-body article-body">Next year’s IATA annual meeting will be held in Sydney and hosted by Qantas, it was announced Tuesday.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-agm-be-held-sydney-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/associations/iata-agm-be-held-sydney-2018#comments Associations IATA AGM 2017 Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 06 Jun 2017 17:12:00 +0000 249731 at http://atwonline.com <p>IATA DG and CEO Alexandre de Juniac with Qantas CEO Alan Joyce.</p> Karen Walker