Latest International Air Transport Association Stories

2011-06-14 02:00:00

LONDON, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Travelmatch Says That the "Checkpoint of the Future"Unveiled by the International Air Transport Association Will Reduce Stress at the Airport. Airport security is set to change dramatically in the next few years thanks to the "Checkpoint of the Future", officially unveiled last week at the International Air Transport Association's (IATA) annual meeting.

2011-06-08 22:20:00

BEIJING, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Air China is to play host to and chair the 68th Annual Conference of International Air Transportation Association (IATA) and the World Civil Aviation Summit to be held in Beijing, China in 2012, which will bring together executives and decision makers of the world's airlines, airports, aircraft manufacturers and service suppliers. Air China is the world's most profitable carrier with the largest market capitalization.

2011-05-28 00:00:49

Canadian Tourism College has been recognized by the International Air Transport Association (IATA), as Americas Top IATA Authorized Training Centre (ATC) for 2011. Vancouver, British Colombia (PRWEB) May 27, 2011 Canadian Tourism College has been recognized by the International Air Transport Association (IATA), as Americas Top IATA Authorized Training Centre (ATC) for 2011. Ismail Albaidhani, IATA’s Head of Distant Learning stated, “I would like to congratulate Canadian Tourism...

2011-05-18 07:00:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Survey findings released today by CyberSource Corporation, a Visa company (NYSE: V) show that while airlines are gaining in their war against fraud, much work remains to be done.

2011-04-13 08:30:00

CHICAGO, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Zacks Equity Research discusses the Airlines Industry, including: Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL), United Continental Holdings Inc.

2011-03-23 10:03:00

New "Coalition to Save Our GPS" Members Include the International Air Transport Association, National Business Aviation Association, the Regional Airline Association and Metropolitan Washington Airport Authorities WASHINGTON, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The "Coalition to Save Our GPS" announced today that its membership has more than doubled in two weeks.

2011-03-21 07:03:00

TULSA, Okla., March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Omni Air International (Omni) receives IOSA registration. Omni has successfully met the standards and recommended practices necessary to achieve IATA's Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) registration.

2011-02-14 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviation Week, in partnership with the International Aviation Club of Washington, announced today that Giovanni Bisignani, director general and CEO of the International Air Transport Association (IATA), is the 2011 recipient of the L. Welch Pogue Award.

2010-12-08 07:23:00

NEWARK, N.J., Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Lion online training quickly prepares shippers for critical components of the new 2011 rules for shipping hazmats by air.

2010-10-11 06:35:00

Putting a cap on international aviation emissions by 2020 while improving fuel efficiency has become a top goal of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.