Industry News

Improved bag handling saves Air Transport Industry $18 billion says SITA report

The air transport industry has cut the rate of mishandled bags by 61.3% globally since 2007, creating US$18 billion in total...

IATA

News Brief: Ops Conference to Address Emerging Safety and Operational Issues

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) will host the sixth annual Ops Conference (Ops Conference 2015), 13-15 April in Los Angeles,...

acsa airport charges

Global accolades for Airports Company South Africa

Airports Company South Africa airports – O.R. Tambo International, Cape Town International and King Shaka International Airports – yesterday walked away...

SITA announces 2015 World Airport Awards

Johannesburg’s OR Tambo International Airport winsthe Best Airport in Africa award, a title that JNB has held since the awards started...

IATA

IATA Releases 2014 Safety Performance

Fewest jet hull losses but rise in total fatalities. The 2014 global jet accident rate (measured in hull losses per 1...

SITA provides smart technology to track a bag like a parcel

Global IT provider helps airlines and airports to make sense of 2.5 billion bag messages. Accurate information on the current location...

Three Priorities for Air Cargo

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called for further action on three vital aspects of the air cargo business: transitioning to...

IATA

January Passenger Demand Signals Solid Start to 2015

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for January 2015 showing traffic growth (revenue passenger kilometers or...

The Future is Personal

Are passengers, airports and airlines aligned? The ‘connected passenger’ has become a reality, with 97% of airline passengers carrying at least...