J.D. Power 2018 Airline Loyalty Program Satisfaction Study
Turkish Airlines and Skift Release 2018 Global Business Traveler Report
GBTA Forecasts Seven Percent Growth in Global Business Travel Spend, Potentially Signifying End to Era of Uncertainty
IATA announced global passenger traffic results for June 2018 showing that demand (measured in total revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) rose by 7.8% compared to June 2017.
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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), rose 2.7% in June 2018, compared to the same period the year before. This continues the slowdown in air cargo growth that began earlier in 2018.
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Airports Council International (ACI) World reported global passenger traffic grew by 5.6% in May on a year-over-year basis.
The average ticket price for U.S. domestic economy flights was $454 with a 22-day advance purchase versus $541 if booked 8-14 days before departure. Travelers who wait until three days before departure paid an average of $733, or 61% more than the 22-day advance ticket.
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