Media releases

Restoring economic equilibrium: ACI calls on regulators to support the economic sustainability of airports for the benefit of travellers and communities

Montreal, 11 January 2023 – Airports Council International (ACI) World today calls on regulators to support the economic sustainability of airports as social and economic engines of communities worldwide and for the benefit of the travelling public.   The call to action supports the recent ACI World Resolution Restoring Economic Equilibrium that urges governments to…

Let’s not take two steps backwards: ACI World urges governments to take a coordinated and risk-based approach

Montreal, 5 January 2023 – Airports Council International (ACI) World today calls on governments globally to take a coordinated and risk-based approach when managing inbound travellers from China, following the implementation of travel restrictions by several countries. This follows recent statements published by ACI Asia-Pacific and ACI EUROPE on the matter. ACI World Director General…

Angela Gittens becomes global ambassador for flagship ACI-ICAO Airport Professional program

Appointment aims to further promote AMPAP as the premier global airport management accreditation Montreal, 13 December 2022 – Airports Council International (ACI) World, along with the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), has today announced the appointment of Ms. Angela Gittens, former Director General of ACI World, as program ambassador for the renowned ACI-ICAO Airport Management…

Response to IATA comments on airport charges

All parts of the ecosystem must work together for the benefit of passengers and the communities we serve Montreal, 7 December 2022 – In response to statements made at the 2022 Global Media Day of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) regarding airport charges, ACI World Director General Luis Felipe de Oliveira gave the following comments: “By…

Istanbul Airport becomes world’s first to achieve airport accessibility accreditation

ACI Accessibility Enhancement Accreditation provides a continuous path of improvement for airports in accessibility Montreal, 29 November 2022 – Airports Council International (ACI) World announced that İGA Istanbul Airport has become the first airport in the world to be accredited under its new Accessibility Enhancement Accreditation program, a first-of-its kind program dedicated to airport accessibility. The accreditation program was…

Latest traveller market intelligence reveals highest intention to travel since beginning of the pandemic

New ASQ 2022 Global Traveller Survey provides key insights into the evolution of traveller sentiment and behaviour Montreal, 7 November 2022 – Airports Council International (ACI) World has today published the annual ASQ Global Traveller Survey revealing the highest intention to travel by passengers since the beginning of the pandemic. For the third year, ACI…

Advisory Bulletins

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

Pandemic resurgence and increasing uncertainty are delaying recovery Montreal, 1 November 2021 – Airports Council International (ACI) World has published its eighth quarterly assessment analyzing the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, its effects on the global airport business, and the path to recovery. The World Health Organization (WHO) declared the COVID-19 outbreak a global…

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…

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