Asia-Pacific

Takeaways From the IATA Annual Meeting

Edward Russell
June 9th, 2023 at 2:53 PM EDT

IATA Director General Willie Walsh speaking at the organization's annual meeting in Istanbul.

The mood in Istanbul at the IATA Annual General Meeting was definitely jubilant this year. Despite all the challenges airlines face — and, frankly, when do they not face challenges? — attendees celebrated strong demand, cheaper fuel, and other tailwinds. Will the good times continue? Edward Russell, fresh off the plane back, and Jay Shabat discuss. Plus, the industry’s sustainability challenge and IndiGo’s international plans.

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Edward Russell
June 9th, 2023 at 2:53 PM EDT

Tags: Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East, North America

Photo credit: IATA Director General Willie Walsh speaking at the organization's annual meeting in Istanbul. Flickr / IATA

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