TITLE

Airlines agree on one voice for global issues

AUTHOR(S)
DUNN, GRAHAM
PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
Airline Business;Jul2013, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that with the endorsement of a resolution on carbon-neutral growth post-2020 for aviation at the annual general meeting (AGM), International Air Transport Association (IATA) members showed their intention to continue until they get a global deal for aviation emissions. Christoph Franz, chief executive of airline Lufthansa shared the need for the industry to give guidance to aid the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) in coming up with a solution.
ACCESSION #
88796576

 

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