​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​These pages provide analysis of economic and policy developments affecting the financial performance of the global airline industry.​​​​​​​​​​

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02.07.2021

Shares of key cost items changed during the crisis

The share of variable costs decreased last year as global air traffic activity plummeted.

  • COVID-19
  • Chart of the Week
27.06.2021

Airlines Financial Monitor - May 2021

Q1 2021 results show that the airline industry continued to post net losses similar to those in Q4

  • Market Developments
  • Airlines Financial Monitor
24.06.2021

Domestic summer bookings close to pre-crisis levels in the US

There are signs the July-Aug period may be better this year than last year for airlines

  • COVID-19
  • Chart of the Week
22.06.2021

Cargo Chartbook - Q2 2021

Upward trend in air cargo traffic as inventory restocking cycle starts

  • Market Developments
  • Cargo Chartbook
18.06.2021

Great differences between the operating conditions of airlines

The size of domestic markets and the progress in vaccinations determine conditions of aviation markets

  • COVID-19
  • Chart of the Week
11.06.2021

Operating environment remains favourable for air cargo

Global trade and industrial production continue to improve

  • COVID-19
  • Chart of the Week
09.06.2021

Air Passenger Monthly Analysis - April 2021

Recovery in air travel remains uneven.

  • Air Passenger Monthly Analysis
08.06.2021

Air Freight Monthly Analysis - April 2021

Industry-wide cargo tonne-kilometres (CTKs) grew by 12.0% in April compared to pre-crisis values in April 2019

  • Market Developments
  • Air Freight Monthly Analysis
04.06.2021

Cash flow generation varies by region

Initial Q1 financial results show significant difference in cash burn across regions.

  • COVID-19
  • Chart of the Week
01.06.2021

Regional Briefing - Americas - May 2021

A summary of the latest available data and current issues across a number of key economic, market and industry variables in the Americas.

  • Regional Economic Briefings
01.06.2021

Regional Briefing - Europe - May 2021

A summary of the latest available data and current issues across a number of key economic, market and industry variables in Europe.

  • Regional Economic Briefings
01.06.2021

Regional Briefing - Africa & Middle East - May 2021

A summary of the latest available data and current issues across a number of key economic, market and industry variables in Africa & Middle East.

  • Regional Economic Briefings
01.06.2021

Regional Briefing - Asia Pacific - May 2021

A summary of the latest available data and current issues across a number of key economic, market and industry variables in Asia Pacific.

  • Regional Economic Briefings
01.06.2021

Regional Briefing - North Asia - May 2021

A summary of the latest available data and current issues across a number of key economic, market and industry variables in North Asia.

  • Regional Economic Briefings
28.05.2021

Competitive advantage of air cargo: Not only speed but also price

Air cargo has become relatively more affordable than container shipping

  • COVID-19
  • Chart of the Week