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IATA WCS to Focus on Building Resilience in Air Cargo

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that the IATA World Cargo Symposium (WCS) will focus on building resilience to further strengthen air cargo’s...

Air Peace Increases Safety Standards, Receives Fourth IOSA Certification

Air Peace, Nigeria’s largest carrier, has successfully passed the globally recognised and rigorous safety audit, International Air Transport Association Operational Safety Audit...

oneworld’s Governing Board Appoints Al Baker as Chairman

The Governing Board of the oneworld global airline alliance has appointed Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker to...

IATA Head Walsh Hits Out at Expensive PCR Tests for Travel

The head of global airline industry body IATA, William Walsh has hit out at the high cost of COVID-19 testing, accusing...

Qatar Airways Become First Airline in the Middle East to Trial...

Qatar Airways has become the first airline in the Middle East to begin trials of the innovative new IATA Travel Pass...

Passenger Traffic Down, Airlines Expected to Fold Up

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has downgraded its traffic forecast for Africa for 2020 to reflect a weaker-than-expected recovery. IATA now...

4.5 Million African Jobs at Risk due to COVID-19 and Travel...

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has warned that the damage being done to the African aviation industry and on economies by...

COVID-19: How Long Before Nigeria’s Aviation Become Whole?

Since the breakout of the COVID-19 in Nigeria, several sectors of the nation's economy has been greatly affected and despite the easing...

ACI and IATA Call for Governments to Bear Costs of Public...

Airports Council International (ACI) World and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) have urged that costs related to public health measures aimed...

Airlines Earned N334.8bn in 2019 From Ticket Sales

Air ticket sales among 42 local and foreign airlines in Nigeria in 2019 through the registered travel agencies in the country...