Latest publications

ATAG's publications are a reliable source of information providing a global perspective on air transport, environment and infrastructure issues. They target air transport customers, policymakers, local airport communities, international organisations as well as universities – to advance the debate on the role of air transport in our society.


Brochures/Reports

  • Climate Action Takes Flight

    2015
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    Climate Action Takes Flight tells the story of the aviation sector's climate framework.

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  • Aviation: Benefits Beyond Borders

    2016
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    Explore the economic and social benefits of aviation and how the industry helps to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.

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  • Aviation: Benefits Beyond Borders - Global summary

    2016
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    Read the global summary of the Aviation: Benefits Beyond Borders report, which highlights headline figures related to the global industry.

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  • How a global offsetting scheme for aviation would work

    2016
  • This infographic explains how a global offsetting scheme for aviation would work.

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  • Our sustainable future starts now

    2016
  • The voice of aviation's future at the ICAO 39th Assembly

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  • Aviation Climate Solutions

    2016
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    Aviation Climate Solutions is a compendium of 101 case studies demonstrating the aviation industry's climate action in nine categories. Over 400 partners across 65 countries contributed to these solutions.

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  • Aviation: benefits beyond borders

    2014
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    ATAG's publication Aviation: benefits beyond borders provides a global perspective on aviation's economic and social benefits. It is based on studies completed by Oxford Economics. PDF files of the full version and global summary can be downloaded through the Aviation: benefits beyond borders website.

  • Tampa Bay Times NIE supplement

    2014
  • ATAG worked with the Tampa Bay Times to publish this Newspapers in Education supplement to commemorate the centenary of commercial flight.

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  • Revolutionising air traffic management

    2012
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    Revolutionising air traffic management explores the importance of moving to a new system of air navigation and the various ways in which governments can help the industry achieve the efficiencies possible.

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Position Papers

  • Letter to Governments on Climate Change

    2016
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    This is an open letter from industry CEOs committed to climate action ahead of the COP21 Climate Talks and the 38th ICAO Assembly.

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  • The Global Flightplan

    2013
  • This is the information paper prepared by ATAG for the 19th Conference of the Parties (COP19) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, held in Warsaw in November 2013.

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  • ICAO 38th Assembly Industry Position Paper

    2013
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    The aviation industry's position paper on market-based measures at the 38th ICAO Assembly in September 2013

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  • A sustainable flightpath towards reducing emissions

    2012
  • A position paper on climate change presented by the aviation industry to UNFCCC delegates at COP18 in Doha

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  • Towards Sustainable Aviation

    2012
  • The 6th Aviation & Environment Summit organised by ATAG in March 2012, concluded with a signing ceremony during which aviation industry leaders signed this Declaration, which outlines the commitment of the aviation industry to play a role in stimulating economies and providing jobs, while accounting for environmental impacts.

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