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Qantas to Host 74th IATA AGM in Sydney

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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that Qantas will host the 74th IATA Annual General Meeting (AGM) and World Air Transport Summit in Sydney, Australia, from 3–5 June 2018. “Sydney is an excellent choice to become the capital of the global air transport industry in June 2018. I am… 

IATA AGM: Strong Profits but Labor, Fuel and Supplier Costs are on the Rise

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During its Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Cancun, The International Air Transport Association (IATA) revised its 2017 industry profitability outlook upwards, despite drop in annual net profitability. Airlines are expected to report a $31.4 billion profit (up from the previously forecast $29.8 billion) on revenues of $743 billion (up from… 

IATA AGM: Defending the Business of Freedom

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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) reported that the global airline industry’s performance on safety, sustainability and profitability is solid, but the industry faces the threat of protectionist measures being implemented by governments. IATA also called for governments to enhance their collaboration with the industry to meet rising security challenges,… 

IATA AGM: Governments Need to Back Sustainable Aviation Fuels

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IATA: Governments Need to Support Production of Sustainable Aviation Fuels The International Air Transport Association (IATA) 73rd Annual General Meeting (AGM) approved a resolution calling for governments to implement policies to accelerate the deployment of sustainable aviation fuels (SAF). The Resolution also reaffirmed the industry’s commitment to work with governments… 

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