Lagging Asia-Pacific leaves global airline traffic just short of 2019 levels


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That the global airline industry is able to record a 17% year on year rise in passenger traffic for January 2024 and still be just below 2019 levels is a reminder of how nascent some aspects of its Covid-19 recovery are.

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