Airline Profit Cycle Faces Long-Term Risks

The good news for the airline industry is that the immediate financial outlook remains positive. The bad news, however, is the growing evidence of longer-term warning signs, according to influential industry observers. Airlines achieved a record collective profit in 2016. But the IATA has predicted...
Adrian Schofield

Adrian is a senior air transport editor for Aviation Week, based in New Zealand. He covers commercial aviation in the Asia-Pacific region.

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