IATA Air Passenger Market Analysis - June 2017

Released 3rd August 2017

Key points from the report on air passenger markets in June:

Global revenue passenger kilometres grew by 7.9% year-on-year in H1 2017 - the fastest first half since 2005.
The strong start to the year has been driven by a brighter global economic backdrop and stimulus from lower airfares.However, the exceptionally supportive demand conditions have softened somewhat.

The industry-wide passenger load factor posted an all-time high for the first six months of a year (80.7%).
The Middle East was the only region to see a deceleration in annual int'l RPK growth in H1 2017 vs a year ago.

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