India to be 3rd largest aviation market by departure by 2019


November 13, 2017: Financial year 2018-19 is likely to see more than 150 million passengers taking flights from Indian airports, making the country the world’s third largest aviation market for departures, says a report by global consultancy and research firm… Continue Reading

Asia-Pacific airlines’ freight volumes grow 11.3% y-o-y in August


October 5, 2017: Asia-Pacific airlines’ freight volumes grew 11.3 percent in August 2017 compared to the same period a year earlier, and capacity increased by 5.7 percent, reported the International Air Transport Association (IATA). As per the data released by the global… Continue Reading

Global air freight demand sees double digit growth in July


September 6, 2017: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), increased by 11.4 percent in July 2017 compared to the same period a year ago.… Continue Reading

India signs Open Skies Agreement with six countries

Dec 16, 2016: During the International Civil Aviation Negotiations (ICAN) 2016 conference held in Nassau, Bahamas from December 5-9, 2016, India signed Open Skies Agreement with six countries: Jamaica, Guyana, Czech Republic, Finland, Spain and Sri Lanka. In an informal… Continue Reading