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Mideast airlines’ freight volumes drop 5.5% y-o-y in July: IATA

Mideast airlines’ freight volumes drop 5.5% y-o-y in July: IATA

Middle Eastern airlines’ freight volumes decreased 5.5% in July compared to the year-ago period as air cargo continues to suffer from weak global trade and the intensifying trade dispute between the US and China.

Mideast airlines’ freight volumes expand 1.7% in November: IATA

Mideast airlines’ freight volumes expand 1.7% in November: IATA

Middle Eastern airlines’ freight volumes expanded 1.7% in November last year compared to the same period a year earlier, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) has said in a report.

Mideast airlines fly 216.1mn passengers in 2017: IATA

Mideast airlines fly 216.1mn passengers in 2017: IATA

Qatar Airways among the top five airlines ranked by scheduled freight tonne kilometres flown, according to IATA.

Dubai airport passenger traffic up 6.1% in August

Dubai airport passenger traffic up 6.1% in August

Passenger traffic through Dubai International Airport, the world's busiest for international travel, rose 6.1% from a year earlier to a record 7.73mn people in August, the airport's operator said on Monday.