International passenger traffic down 89% in February, no sign of recovery: IATA

“International passenger traffic was down almost 89% and is showing no signs of recovery in the current environment,” IATA’s new director general Willie Walsh said at a presentation on Wednesday.

Walsh, formerly the chief executive of British Airways-parent group IAG, was holding his first media briefing since taking on the IATA director general job at the beginning of April.

(Reporting by Laurence Frost and Sarah Young; Editing by Kate Holton)

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