Posts Tagged International Air Transport Association
11 June 2012, Beijing The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced developments in three initiatives:
- The Direct Data Service (DDS) – launched as an evolution of the PaxIS product into a more powerful business intelligence offering
- The foundation standard for a new distribution capability (NDC)
- The IATA Innovation and Partnership Awards (IPA) – will replace the long-standing Eagle Awards
After China, India, the United States and Russia oppose the EU’s Emissions Trading System directives, EU might alter its ETS if an agreement is reached. A global system for aviation carbon emissions have been introduced in discussion by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), a U.N. body, and it is supported by the International Air Transport Association (IATA), an industry group, which opposes the European charges. More here.