Aviation’s version of ‘The Elders’ look to define and promote the benefits of air travel, but overlook the elephant in the departure lounge

There is a shadowy organisation known as ‘The Elders’ which was originally brought together in 2007 by Nelson Mandela, Richard Branson and Peter Gabriel as…..

ACI World Airport Traffic Report highlights – consistent growth now and projected for the future but ACI frets about ‘isolationist policies and trade wars’

ACI World has published its annual World Airport Traffic Report, which revealed global passenger traffic is estimated to have reached 8.8 billion in 2018, up…..

ACI World warns that passenger and traffic growth ‘remains uncertain’ after ‘robust but moderating’ results in 2018

The outlook for the airport industry’s performance this year ‘remains uncertain’, according to global airport body ACI World, with current global economic and political tensions…..

The world’s top 20 airports in 2017 – Atlanta still looks down on the opposition but for how much longer will that remain the case?

ACI World has released its list of the world’s busiest airports by passenger numbers in 2017. Once again Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International tops the list but it…..

The ‘Old World’ fights back – Europe the fastest growing region for international air passenger growth

Figures published by Airports Council International (ACI) show that international passengers increased at a higher rate in Europe than they are in other regions in…..

The number of airports with more than 40 million annual passengers more than doubles in 10 years

Airports Council International (ACI) reports that the number of airports with an accumulated passenger throughput volume of more than 40 million passengers per annum increased…..

Atlanta tops the passenger numbers league as part of mature market renaissance, but Asia Pacific leads the growth

Industry body Airports Council International (ACI) has released its official passenger and cargo statistics for 2016 with the standout news being the growth of the…..