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Qatar Airways: no new Airbus, Boeing deliveries until 2021

International Air Transport Association warned in April that air traffic in Middle East would plummet by more than half this year

18 Jun 2020 3:42 PM

Global air freight demand slips down 1.1 pc in November: IATA

Overall air cargo demand continues to face headwinds from the effects of the trade war between the United States and China.

09 Jan 2020 12:44 PM

IndiGo becomes member of global airlines body IATA

The announcement came after IndiGo's expansion of international flight operations this year.

30 Oct 2019 5:27 PM

US-China trade war impacting air freight demand: IATA

This marks the ninth consecutive month of year-on-year decline in freight volumes.

05 Sep 2019 4:01 PM

Indian domestic air passenger market clocks 7.9 per cent growth in June: IATA

The Indian domestic air passenger traffic which shares 1.6 pc of the total global air passengers market stood at 5.1 pc in May, 2019.

08 Aug 2019 6:49 PM


SpiceJet joins global airlines' grouping IATA

SpiceJet is the first Indian budget carrier to join the IATA, which has over 290 airlines as members.

19 Mar 2019 1:56 PM

India to be world's third-largest aviation market by mid 2020s

IATA also stated that the number of people travelling by air will double to 8.2 billion a year by 2037.

25 Oct 2018 10:25 AM

India to construct 100 airports worth USD 60 billion

The country's aviation sector is one of the fastest-growing in the world and has recorded 50 months of double-digit traffic growth.

04 Sep 2018 12:45 PM

GST on overseas air tickets violates international norms: IATA chief

The GST rate is 5 per cent and 12 per cent on economy and business class tickets, respectively.

04 Sep 2018 11:37 AM

India records double-digit air passenger growth in May, says IATA

India registered double-digit domestic air passenger growth for the 45th straight month in May.

05 Jul 2018 6:11 PM


Qatar Airways will soon apply for launch of an Indian airline: Al Baker

Qatar Airways operates more than 200 aircraft and flies to over 150 destinations across six continents.

06 Jun 2018 12:29 PM

Global airlines making profits despite high fuel cost: IATA

IATA expects the airlines to achieve a collective net profit of USD 33.8 billion, at a net margin of 4.1 per cent, in 2018.

05 Jun 2018 10:48 AM

India flouting global laws by taxing international air tickets: IATA

Airlines flew over four billion passengers in 2017 while more than 60 million tonnes of cargo was delivered by air.

04 Jun 2018 12:14 PM

Surging oil prices to hurt airlines' profits, says IATA

The aviation sector was likely to be at the peak of its profitability cycle after nine years of gains.

31 May 2018 4:44 PM

Vistara joins global airlines' body IATA ahead of international ops

Till now, only two Indian carriers - Air India and Jet Airways - were part of the International Air Transport Association (IATA).

26 Apr 2018 7:33 PM


Jet fuel demand to soar as domestic air travel takes off

Rapid growth in appetite for aviation fuel means the country’s refiners are far less likely to send cargoes abroad.

18 Apr 2018 12:46 PM

India to record 50 months of double-digit air passenger growth: IATA

India to surpass the UK as the world's third largest origin-destination market.

11 Apr 2018 7:09 PM