During the first day of the Routes Americas 2021 event, taking place in Orlando this week, Peter Cerdá, Regional Vice President The Americas, International Air Transport Association (IATA), and Matthew Cornelius, Executive Vice President, Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA), set the scene for the two-day conference by outlining the state of the air transport industry in […]

June 24, 2021 | Airlines, Airports, North America

Forecaster Session

The Forecasters Panel featured presentations from David Goodger, MD Europe & Middle East, Tourism Economics, and Denis Huet, Head of Aviation Intelligence, Eurocontrol, and Viktoria Bognar, Senior Economist, IATA, who informed on their forecasts and outlook for the industry in the coming months and years. After the presentations, areas of discussion focused on included the […]

The challenge of opening borders panel

“Latest international traffic figures from April show that traffic remains down almost 90% versus the same period before the pandemic in 2019. While some countries are racing ahead with vaccines, others won’t get them for some time,” comments Katherine Kaczynska, Assistant Director Corporate Communications, IATA during the opening remarks to the fireside chat about the […]