IATA: Airline traffic strong in April

|By:, SA News Editor

IATA reports a 7.5% Y/Y increase in passenger traffic for April with international routes showing a stronger pace of growth than domestic flights.

Growth breakdown by geographic region: Asia-Pacific +6.7%; Europe +7.9%; North America +4.9%; Middle East +18.6%; Latin America +8.2%, Africa +3.9%.

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