What is the International Air Transport Association (IATA)?

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is a trading association which sets standards worldwide for safety, sustainability, security and efficiency in the airline industry.  

The association is active around the globe. In United Staes, IATA works closely with regional and local airline associations, governments, safety regulators, airports and other key stakeholders to ensure smooth air transportation for commerce and business. A copy of IATA’s ‘five year plan’ for the America’s can be viewed here. 

Cost for members starts at $15,000 per year and is geared towards airlines and transportation related companies. Employees of member companies have access to proprietary transpiration information.

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