Top 20 markets for air travel demand forecast according to latest ACI World data

ACI World releases its flagship World Airport Traffic Forecasts 2023–2052 Montreal, 14 February 2023 – Airports Council International (ACI) World today releases the annual World Airport Traffic Forecasts (WATF) 2023¬–2052 dataset, showing the Top 20 markets for air travel demand among other key air traffic findings. The latest WATF extends its horizon by an impressive…

The trusted source for air travel demand updates

Montreal, 14 February 2024 – Airports Council International (ACI) World has published its first bi-annual air travel demand update of 2024, pulling data from over 2,600 airports across more than 180 countries and territories globally. Before the COVID-19 pandemic, global passenger volume was estimated to reach 10.5 billion passengers in 2023, or 119% of the…

 ACI and China to strengthen cooperation of Chinese airports

Guangzhou Airport announced as the host of the 2025 ACI World Customer Experience Summit & Exhibition ACI World Director General Luis Felipe de Oliveira and CCAA Chairman Mam Wang Ruiping sign MoU on strengthened collaboration. Montreal, 17 January 2024 – Airports Council International (ACI) World, ACI Asia-Pacific & Middle East (ACI APAC & MID), and…

ACI World welcomes its first woman Chair: Ms. Candace McGraw, CEO of Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport

ACI World welcomes its first woman Chair: Ms. Candace McGraw, CEO of Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport Montreal, 11 January 2024 – Airports Council International (ACI) World welcomes its first woman Chair, Ms. Candace McGraw, CEO of Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG), bringing her vast industry knowledge to lead the trade association of the world’s airports….

ACI World and Cirium partner on landmark data collaboration to strengthen world’s leading Airport Service Quality program

Partnership solidifies ACI World’s commitment to accuracy and reliability of customer experience data Montreal, 14 December 2023 – Airports Council International (ACI) World and Cirium, a global leader in aviation data analytics, begin a landmark collaboration to strengthen the Airport Service Quality (ASQ) program—the world’s leading airport customer experience measurement and benchmarking program. The ASQ…

COP28: ACI World supports cleaner energy sources for aviation at Global Sustainable Aviation Forum 

ACI World advocates for regulatory frameworks that facilitate airports’ transition to cleaner energy sources Dubai, 6 December 2023 – Airports Council International (ACI) World today reiterates its support for cleaner energy sources at the Global Sustainable Aviation Forum, a critical side-event of COP28, organized by the Air Transport Action Group (ATAG) that reunites key speakers…

ACI World Airport Excellence (APEX) program celebrates historic 200th review at Bahrain International Airport

Bahrain, 30 November 2023 – ACI World today celebrates the Airport Excellence’s (APEX) 200th review, at Bahrain International Airport, marking a historic milestone in the program’s mission of raising aviation standards globally. Since 2011, the ACI World APEX program has provided comprehensive onsite airport reviews led by industry peers and experts to optimize airport operations,…

Director General of Airports Council International (ACI) World, Luis Felipe de Oliveira, announces departure at the end of 2024

Montreal, 28 November 2023 – Luis Felipe de Oliveira, Director General of Airports Council International (ACI) World, has announced his decision to step down from his role at the end of 2024. This departure is driven by family reasons, as de Oliveira expresses his desire to return to Europe with his family after four impactful…

ACI applauds and supports visionary ICAO goal for sustainable aviation fuel

ICAO CAAF/3 agrees collective goal of 5% carbon intensity reduction by 2030 Montreal, 27 November 2023 – Airports Council International applauds and supports the visionary International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) goal for sustainable aviation fuel to come from the Third ICAO Conference on Aviation and Alternative Fuels (CAAF/3) that took place in Dubai from 20–24 November.  On…

Signup for ACI Press Releases

Invalid Email

Media Inquiries

+1 514 373 1254
mediarelations@aci.aero

Connect with ACI World on

View our ACI Insights Blog