International Air Transport Association News

African carriers post growth despite turbulent times

Data from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) shows that African carriers recorded a 5.7 per cent increase in passenger demand, over the same period in 2017.

The East African , Kenya Jan 13, 2019

Kenya’s passport, Africa’s 8th most powerful

“Kenya ranked 72nd in 2019 with 71 destination visa free access,” says the report that is produced in partnership with International Air Transport Association (IATA).

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 11, 2019

Kenyan passport ranked 8th most powerful in Africa

VISA-FREE ACCESS “Kenya ranked 72nd in 2019 with 71 destination visa free access,” says the report that is produced in partnership with International Air Transport Association (IATA).

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 10, 2019

Kenyan passport ranked eighth most powerful in Africa

“Kenya ranked 72nd in 2019 with 71 destination visa free access,” says the report that is produced in partnership with International Air Transport Association (IATA).

The East African , Kenya Jan 10, 2019

Kenyan passport is ranked 8th most powerful in Africa

“Kenya ranked 72nd in 2019 with 71 destination visa free access,” says the report that is produced in partnership with International Air Transport Association (IATA).

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 9, 2019

Again, Ghana, Chad, others beat Nigeria on strength of passport ranking

The Henley Passport Index is the only passport index that is based on International Air Transport Association data, enhanced by extensive in-house research, supported by expert commentary, and updated regularly throughout the year, making it the most robust, credible, and reliable index of its kind.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 8, 2019

Tough times for air freighters as fuel cost set to hit $200bn

Shipping & Logistics Tough times for air freighters as fuel cost set to hit $200bn The global airline fuel industry is projected to hit $200bn (Sh20.4 trillion) this year, accounting for about a quarter of operating expenses, according to a report released last month by the International Air Transport Association (IATA).

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 8, 2019

Airlines to spend $200 billion on fuel in 2019 – Report

By Lawani Mikairu The International Air Transport Association, IATA, in its Economic Report for 2019 said airlines fuel bill will rise to $200 billion in 2019.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 4, 2019

This South African airline has been named as one of the best in the world for being on-time

Growing demand The International Air Transport Association predicts that economic growth and a swelling middle class will help double the number of global air passengers to 8.2 billion in 2037.

Business Tech , South Africa Jan 3, 2019

Airport facilities in dire need of upgrade

As a result, the time has come for Nigeria to make sense out of the prognosis of the International Air Transport Association that a developed aviation industry contributes robustly to national economic development.

Punch , Nigeria Dec 26, 2018