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By Edition On Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

IATA announced implementation of the new generation of settlement systems

Facilitate global distribution and settlement of funds between travel agencies and airlines. Last year, the BSP processed $ 219 billion in funds airlines with 100% settlement on time.  "The implementation of NewGen More...

Executive aviation
By Edition On Friday, November 24th, 2017

Caribbean carriers adjust to post-storms slump

Four years of airline industry growth in the Caribbean came to sudden halt in October, when capacity trends turned negative after hurricanes ravaged islands throughout the West Indies and forced weeks-long airport More...

By Edition On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

Signed memorandum of understanding to enhance air transport in Latin America and the Caribbean

ALTA, IATA and ACI-LAC sealed a joint MoU for ALTA's Airline Leaders Forum with the aim of improving the industry in our region. The Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA), the International More...

By Edition On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

IATA revokes Conviasa’s international license

MONTREAL - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has just revoked the international license of the Venezuelan airline Conviasa. This means that the airline will not be able to issue air tickets or More...

By Edition On Saturday, September 24th, 2016

IATA wants to increase pressure CADIVI funds

WASHINGTON - IATA will help airlines, including InselAir to retrieve their money from Venezuela. The interest organization has requested assistance from the United States to achieve this. Venezuela owes about 3.8 More...

Annet Steenbergen
By Edition On Thursday, July 7th, 2016

How single token will help facilitate the next golden age of air travel

The use of biometrics has started an advance in passenger facilitation that has become irreversible. From automated border control to self-service boarding, more and more airports are incorporating biometrics into More...

By Edition On Thursday, January 7th, 2016

How API data drives Air Travel Efficiency and Supports Cross-Border Security

The collection and use of Advance Passenger Information (API) data has multiple benefits both for government authorities and air travelers. It fosters efficient border security protection procedures, facilitates More...

Lionel van der Walt ID
By Edition On Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

IATA’s Caribbean Area Manager Van der Walt: Unlocking the value of aviation in Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD – The Caribbean Area Manager of the International Air Transport Association (IATA), Lionel van der Walt is currently in Curaçao and spoke this morning to the aviation sector this morning at the Marriott More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Global Air Transport Best Practices in Curaçao

This year the global airline industry will transport 3.3 billion passengers and 52 million tons of cargo. Worldwide, aviation supports jobs for 58 million people. It is the means to market for a third of the goods—by More...

By Edition On Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

KLM is for standard size hand luggage

AMSTERDAM, WILLEMSTAD – The Dutch aviation company KLM supports the initiative of the international aviation organization IATA to come to a standard size for hand luggage on aircrafts. This is according to a KLM More...