IATA integrates EU and UK Covid-19 certificates into Travel Pass | News

[ad_1] The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced that the EU Digital Covid-19 Certificate (DCC) and UK NHS Covid-19 Pass can now be uploaded into IATA Travel Pass. Both act as verified proof of vaccination for travel. Travelers holding an EU DCC or UK NHS Covid Pass can now...

IATA integrates EU and UK Covid-19 certificates into Travel Pass | News

[ad_1] The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced that the EU Digital Covid-19 Certificate (DCC) and UK NHS Covid-19 Pass can now be uploaded into IATA Travel Pass. Both act as verified proof of vaccination for travel. Travelers holding an EU DCC or UK NHS Covid Pass can now...

IATA criticises European Commission slot decision | News

[ad_1] The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has branded a European Commission decision to set the winter slot use threshold at 50 per cent as “out of touch with reality”. The trade body argued that the commission had ignored the advice and evidence presented by member states and the airline...

Finnair latest to join IATA Travel Pass trials | News

[ad_1] Finnair has started trials of IATA Travel Pass on its Heathrow to Helsinki route. The trial is taking place until August 11th on flights in both directions between London and the Finnish capital. It becomes the latest airline to trial IATA Travel Pass, which has gained in popularity throughout...

IATA urges global governments to adopt WHO travel rules | News

[ad_1] The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called on states to follow new guidance on travel from the World Health Organisation (WHO). The guidance recommends a “risk-based approach” to implementing measures related to Covid-19 and international travel. Specifically, WHO recommended that governments: Do not require proof of Covid-19 vaccination...

IATA urges global governments to adopt WHO travel rules | News

[ad_1] The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called on states to follow new guidance on travel from the World Health Organisation (WHO). The guidance recommends a “risk-based approach” to implementing measures related to Covid-19 and international travel. Specifically, WHO recommended that governments: Do not require proof of Covid-19 vaccination...

IATA warns testing costs may deter travellers | News

[ad_1] The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called on governments to ensure that high costs for Covid-19 testing do not put travel out of reach for individuals and families. To facilitate an efficient restart of international travel, Covid-19 testing must be affordable as well as timely, widely available and...

IATA: Aviation sector continues to deteriorate | News

[ad_1] The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has found that passenger traffic fell in February, both compared to pre-Covid-19 levels in February 2019, and to the immediate month prior, January this year. Because comparisons between 2021 and 2020 monthly results are distorted by the extraordinary impact of Covid-19, unless otherwise...

IATA: Aviation is moving from bad to worse | News

[ad_1] The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced that passenger traffic fell in January 2021. The figures are down both compared to pre-Covid levels, January 2019, and compared to the immediate month prior, December 2020. Total demand in January 2021 (measured in revenue passenger kilometres or RPKs) was down...

IATA prepares to debut Travel Pass as aviation looks to reopen | News

[ad_1] The International Air Transport Association (IATA) expects its digital Covid Travel Pass will be ready for use “within weeks”. The pass - which was originally unveiled in December - is designed to verify a passenger has had the Covid-19 tests or vaccines required to enter a country. It also...