OAG reports (12-Apr-2011) global airline capacity and frequency in Apr-2011 will rise 4.6% and 3.3% respectively in Apr-2011. The fastest growing market is to/from Middle East which recorded an 11% rise in available seats. Details include:
- Global: capacity +4.6%, scheduled services, +3.3% year-on-year;
UBM Aviation: "Japan is such a major influence on the world stage and no region will be immune from the effects of the devastation. That, along with the prevailing economic pressures and concerns about rising oil prices, are certain to impact ongoing demand," Peter von Moltke, Chief Executive Officer, UBM Aviation. Source: Company statement, 12-Apr-2011.