ACI World data shows passenger market growth moderated in first half of 2019

Downturn in air freight market continues as trade tensions and global slowdown persist Montreal, 23 August 2019 – Airports Council International (ACI) World has found that global passenger traffic moderated in in the first half of 2019 while the air freight industry continued to experience downturn. The global passenger market grew by +3.9%, year-over-year, up from +3.1% in May. Year-to-date growth reached +3.6%, almost one … Read more about ACI World data shows passenger market growth moderated in first half of 2019

Efficiency and coordination key to addressing Asia-Pacific capacity crunch

ACI World’s Director General speaks at the 56th DGCA APAC Conference Kathmandu, 20 August 2019 – Airports Council International (ACI) World today called for improved coordination among industry stakeholders to increase capacity in the Asia-Pacific Region, home to some of the fastest growing economies and aviation markets. Speaking at the 56th Conference of Directors General of Civil Aviation, Asia and Pacific Region, ACI Director General … Read more about Efficiency and coordination key to addressing Asia-Pacific capacity crunch

ACI World launches Resilience and Adaptation to Climate Change Survey

Survey will assist the industry to improve resilience and business continuity Montreal, 7 August 2019 – Airports Council International (ACI) World has launched an online initiative to assist the airport industry in sharing relevant information to help improve resilience and business continuity in the face of more frequent adverse weather events as a result of climate change. ACI World’s Resilience and Adaptation to Climate Change … Read more about ACI World launches Resilience and Adaptation to Climate Change Survey

ACI reveals latest airports recognized for commitment to customer experience

Recognition is part of ACI’s Airport Customer Experience Accreditation programme Montreal, 5 August 2019 – Airports Council International (ACI) World has today revealed the latest airports it has recognized for their commitment to customer satisfaction through its Airport Customer Experience Accreditation programme. The accreditation programme is part of ACI’s globally-established Airport Service Quality (ASQ) programme and helps airports improve their practices to provide the traveling … Read more about ACI reveals latest airports recognized for commitment to customer experience

ACI World and Flight Safety Foundation sign new Memorandum of Cooperation

Agreement will bring closer cooperation on airport safety initiatives Montreal, 2 August 2019 – Airports Council International (ACI) World and Flight Safety Foundation (FSF) have signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) that allows for enhanced collaboration. Safety continues to be the number one priority for airports, the aviation community and the travelling public and the MoC will allow ACI and FSF to share relevant safety … Read more about ACI World and Flight Safety Foundation sign new Memorandum of Cooperation

Global passenger traffic growth remains resilient despite economic slowdown

International air freight market continues to bear brunt of trade wars and protectionism Montreal, 22 July 2019 – Airports Council International (ACI) World reports that global passenger traffic continued to grow in May 2019 while the air freight market fell again. The global passenger market gained +3.1% in May, up from +2.9% in April, with a year-to-date growth figure of +3.6%. International traffic was the … Read more about Global passenger traffic growth remains resilient despite economic slowdown

ACI World announces headliners for Customer Experience Global Summit

Event brings the aviation world together to explore best practice in customer experience Montreal, 18 July 2019 – Airports Council International (ACI) World has today announced the headliners and programme for its second ever Customer Experience Global Summit which will be held in partnership with PT Angkasa Pura I (Persero) in Bali, Indonesia, from 2 to 5 September. The summit programme – to be held … Read more about ACI World announces headliners for Customer Experience Global Summit

Air freight decline continues as international market weakens

Passenger traffic remained resilient with modest growth recorded Montreal, 25 June 2019 – Airports Council International (ACI) World reports that air transportation demand continued to show signs of a slowdown in April. The global air freight market – which almost returned a positive growth result in March – fell again in April with a decline of -3.6%. The year-to-date result for the industry now stands … Read more about Air freight decline continues as international market weakens