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Aviation

IATA issues stern warning to non-mask-wearing plane passengers

The commercial aviation industry’s peak body is fed up with plane passengers refusing to wear masks, judging by its latest statement.

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Global air travel won’t return to pre-coronavirus levels until 2024, says IATA

This revised forecast by IATA makes for grim reading, so we recommend skipping this story if you’re over all the doom and gloom.

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New study reveals air travellers’ top concerns

Legroom, inflight entertainment and availability of alcohol all appear to have taken a backseat when it comes to air travellers’ top concerns.

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Aviation Wrap: Air NZ shrinks exec team, Etihad’s new Sydney-London route + MORE

This week’s Aviation Wrap is a bit like that Two-Face character from Batman comics and movies, in that it’s got both good and bad sides to it.

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Airlines could take $409 billion hit from coronavirus pandemic: IATA

by Christian Fleetwood

According to the association, airlines will require $324 billion in support from governments “simply to make it through” the coronavirus crisis.

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Technology

Flight Centre’s FCM becomes first global TMC to achieve Level 4 NDC certification

Here’s some news about the NDC… the new distribution capability, that is. Not the Nimbin District Choir or the Nordic Diving Club.

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IATA chief urges continued, coordinated effort from safety regulators for Boeing 737 MAX re-entry

by Christian Fleetwood

Following its second Boeing 737 MAX Summit, the International Air Transport Association has urged continued cooperation between state safety regulators to return the jet to service.

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Travel Agents

IATA introduces new rule for agents

While stories about embarrassing industry gaffes and crazy plane passengers are Travel Weekly’s bread and butter, we also sometimes deliver useful news like this.

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Big Fat Airline Wrap

It’s not every day you get gifted with something as informative as our Airline Wrap. But only because it’s a weekly article, not because it’s particularly rare or exotic.

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Big Fat Airline Wrap

Two Big Fat Wraps in one day?! Yes, the long weekend has left us dazed and confused as well, although that might be the hangover talking.

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IATA’s top dog calls it quits

by Hannah Edensor

After five years with the International Air Transport Association, Tony Tyler has said it’s time to leave the organisation.

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Travel Agents

WTAAA’s first board meeting of 2015

by Claudia Comacchio

The World Travel Agents Association Alliance has held its first board meeting of 2015.

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