IATA: Air Travel Recovery Is Gaining Momentum

DALLAS – The rebound in passenger travel is continuing to pick up steam, led by increases in domestic and international journeys, according to Willie Walsh, Director General of the International Air Transport Association (Iata).

The post-pandemic travel recovery is “gaining momentum” despite the fact that high jet fuel prices will continue to be a burden for the airline sector.

According to the main trade body for the airline industry, domestic travel was 86.9% of the July 2019 level and overall global passenger traffic in July was 75% of pre-pandemic levels in 2019, as Chinese demand improved significantly.

International traffic increased by 67.9% from read more ⇒

Source:: “Airways Magazine”

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