Strategic Meetings Summit London, 26 September,
September 29 2022, Kimpton Fitzroy London
Friday 30 September 2022, JW Marriott Grosvenor
IATA has released figures showing that in spite of record oil prices global air passenger traffic has grown by 6.7% while international freight traffic grew by 5.2% over the same period in 2005. The load factor reached 75.1%, +1.2% higher than during the same period last year. For the single month of June, passenger traffic continued the pattern of strong and stable growth seen over the past 18 months with a 6.5% expansion over June 2005. With only a 4.4% expansion in capacity, the passenger load factor reached 78.3%, +1.5% above June 2005. Freight performance was disappointing with 4.1% growth, a drop from the 5.1% growth recorded in May.