International Air Transport Association

Shipping Industry Trade Group Calls for Digital and Standards to Fix Supply Chain Disruption
Shipping Industry Trade Group Calls for Digital and Standards to Fix Supply Chain Disruption
February 21, 2023  |  Shipping

The use of paper bills of lading, an important document in maritime trade, spans centuries. And while the document has evolved over the years, processing...

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Visa: Digital, Payments Choice Key To Airline Travel Rebound
Visa: Digital, Payments Choice Key To Airline Travel Rebound
November 08, 2021  |  Payment Methods

Airports, ghost towns not all that long ago, are once again bustling as the world heads into the all-important holiday season and beyond. Getting travelers...

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Visa’s Cybersource Joins IATA to Streamline Airline Payments
Visa’s Cybersource Joins IATA to Streamline Airline Payments
November 04, 2021  |  Travel Payments

Visa’s global payment and fraud management platform Cybersource is joining the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Financial Gateway (IFG) to help airlines streamline commerce and...

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Airline Industry Group Chief Predicts Reduced Capacity Post-Pandemic
Airline Industry Group Chief Predicts Reduced Capacity Post-Pandemic
May 24, 2021  |  Travel Payments

What’s next for the airline industry, which saw global passenger traffic fall by over two-thirds last year as the COVID-19 pandemic swept the world? Airlines...

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Today In Payments Around The World: Grab Rolls Out Fund To Help Partners; UK Card Spending Reached 88 Pct Of Pre-Pandemic Level
Today In Payments Around The World: Grab Rolls Out Fund To Help Partners; UK Card...
April 08, 2021  |  International

In today’s top payments news around the world, Grab is rolling out the GrabForGood Fund, while the International Air Transport Association (IATA) reported that the...

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IATA Says International Air Traffic Plunged 89 Pct In February
IATA Says International Air Traffic Plunged 89 Pct In February
April 07, 2021  |  International

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) said in a press release that the trend of low passenger traffic on airplanes continued in February with no...

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Transport Trade Group Brings Airlines And Vaccine IDs Into The Digital Age
Transport Trade Group Brings Airlines And Vaccine IDs Into The Digital Age
January 21, 2021  |  Coronavirus

At some point, though it may seem to be far away, air travel is going to resume. It may take a while. But businesspeople will...

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Departure Delayed For Airline Recovery
Departure Delayed For Airline Recovery
August 17, 2020  |  Travel Payments

As airlines continue announcing September travel schedules, it’s pretty clear that the optimism of early summer — that air travel might recover sooner rather than...

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June Air Travel Volume Off 86 Pct From Last Year
June Air Travel Volume Off 86 Pct From Last Year
July 28, 2020  |  Travel Payments

The latest forecast from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) has airlines grappling with reduced demand until at least 2024 – and that’s the best-case...

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