Media releases

Shaping global aviation policy: ACI advocates for airports’ interests at ICAO’s 41st Assembly

ACI World launches ‘#All4one Aviation Ecosystem’ campaign Montreal, 26 September 2022 – Airports Council International (ACI) World will be promoting key airport priorities at the International Civil Aviation Organization’s (ICAO) 41st Triennial Assembly, from 27 September to 7 October 2022, as it focuses on strengthening the sustainability of the entire aviation ecosystem. Occurring every three…

ACI World calls on States to adopt a far-reaching environment agreement at ICAO’s 41st Assembly

Montreal, 23 September 2022 – On the eve of the International Civil Aviation Organization’s (ICAO) 41st Triennial Assembly, Airports Council International (ACI), representing nearly 2,000 of the world’s airports, calls on States to adopt an ambitious environmental agreement. ACI World Director General Luis Felipe de Oliveira said: “The adoption of an ambitious environmental agreement at…

Incheon Airport becomes world’s first to achieve highest level of Airport Customer Experience accreditation

Airport also announced as next host of ACI Customer Experience Global Summit Krakow, 15 September 2022 – At the Airports Council International (ACI) Customer Experience Global Summit today, ACI World announced the launch of the new highest level of its Airport Customer Experience Accreditation program, Level 5, with the Republic of Korea’s Incheon Airport as…

Aviation leaders gather at the premier global event on airport experience

Accessibility Enhancement Accreditation program also launched Krakow, 14 September 2022 – Airports Council International (ACI) World today kicked off the annual ACI Customer Experience Global Summit in Krakow, Poland, under the theme “Re/humanizing the airport experience.” The ACI Customer Experience Global Summit is the premier global event on airport experience and attracts more than 400…

Final data released: Top 20 busiest airports confirmed

Full 2021 data reveals magnitude of industry recovery and confirms complete global air traffic ranking Montreal, 25 July 2022 – Airports Council International (ACI) World has today published its annual World Airport Traffic Dataset, revealing the magnitude of the aviation industry’s recovery and confirming global air traffic rankings for the full year 2021. The World…

The time to act is now: ACI urges States to reach agreement on decarbonization goal ahead of ICAO meeting

Global goal essential for aviation to grow sustainably while continuing to deliver socio-economic benefits Montreal, 14 July 2022 – Airports Council International (ACI) World, ACI Africa, ACI Asia-Pacific, ACI EUROPE, ACI Latin America-Caribbean and ACI North America are jointly urging State representatives at the upcoming High-level Meeting organized by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)…

Advisory Bulletins

The impact of COVID-19 on the airport business and the path to recovery

Unprecedented impact in 2020, cautious optimism for 2021  Montreal, 14 July 2021 – Airports Council International (ACI) World has published its seventh quarterly assessment analysing the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, its effects on the global airport business, and the path to recovery. It has been more than fifteen months since the World Health…

The impact of COVID-19 on the airport business and the path to recovery

Montreal, 25 March 2021 – Airports Council International (ACI) World has published its sixth assessment analyzing the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, its effects on the global airport business, and the path to recovery. A year ago, on 11 March 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic. Since then,…

Key points on testing and quarantine

Montreal, 18 December 2020 – The lifting of travel restrictions and quarantine is a vital element for the restart of aviation. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has provided recommendations for action to States through the Council Aviation Recovery Task Force (CART) and developed guidance on health matters using advice from aviation medical and health…

Airport preparedness for COVID-19 vaccine distribution

Montreal, 10 December 2020 – The rapid development of Covid-19 vaccines by the global pharmaceutical industry is a positive indicator for a return to a somewhat normal state of being in 2021. The global distribution of these vaccines is likely to be one of the biggest logistical challenges ever faced by the transportation and logistics…

COVID-19 vaccine distribution and challenges for airport operators

Montreal, 3 December 2020 – The rapid development of Covid-19 vaccines by the global pharmaceutical industry is a positive indicator for a return to a somewhat normal state of being in 2021. The global distribution of these vaccines, however, is likely to be one of the biggest logistical challenges ever faced by the transportation and…

Economic impact assessment of COVID-19 on the airport business

Half of passenger traffic and more than half of revenues wiped out in 2020 Effective recovery requires coordinated approach led by international institutions Montreal, 5 May 2020 – The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in a full-scale transportation crisis with the imposition of travel restrictions and suspension of flights in a global effort to contain…

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