CAPA Weekly industry insights: A US airline price war? When will US majors adopt LCC subsidiaries?

There’s talk in the US market of a modest price war, as United – in catch up mode – breaks ranks and proposes expanding capacity……

IATA: Air freight demand hits decade high; but capacity growth slows

Full calendar year metrics from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) show global air freight demand, measured in freight tonne kilometres (FTKs) grew by +9.0%…..

IATA: Strong passenger demand and record load factors the standouts of positive annual industry performance

Full calendar year metrics from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) show global passenger traffic demand (revenue passenger kilometres or RPKs) in 2017 rose +7.6%…..