COVID-19: Statements, facts and figures

ACI EUROPE Press Releases, Statements & Letters

27/03/2020 ACI EUROPE statement on charges for the parking of aircraft at airports during the COVID-19 crisis

23/03/2020 Joint industry letter: Airport operators & service providers call for “urgent supporting measures” from European Commission & States

16/03/2020 Letter to EU Transport Ministers and the European Commission  COVID-19: Aviation Relief Programme

13/03/2020 Airports welcome EC slot waiver but urge Governments to rethink flight bans

10/03/2020 COVID-19 turning into crisis of unprecedented proportions for Europe’s airports

03/03/2020 STATEMENT on IATA’s requested suspension of slot rules due to the COVID-19 outbreak


ACI World Press Releases

1/04/2020 Economic analysis shows COVID-19 is an existential threat to airport business

30/03/2020 ACI issues airport IT best practice guidance during COVID-19 pandemic

27/03/2020 ACI urges financial assistance to safeguard millions of airport jobs

25/03/2020 Global traffic figures show COVID-19 impact on aviation was rapid

23/03/2020 ACI World preliminary assessment of the impact of COVID-19 on the airport business

20/03/2020 ACI World issues guidance for security screening during COVID-19 pandemic

18/03/2020 ACI World proposes a global policy response to COVID-19 pandemic

17/03/2020 ACI World urges a global temporary suspension of airport slot requirements

17/03/2020 ACI says support for the aviation industry must not discriminate

10/03/2020 ACI World predicts global COVID-19 traffic and revenue impacts on airports

24/01/2020 ACI World issues guidance on global communicable disease transmission


Guidance & Recommendations

ACI World Advisory Bulletin: Transmission of Communicable Diseases

WHO recommendations for international traffic in relation to COVID-19 outbreak

ICAO: Aviation and COVID-19 - Q&A for airport operators

European Commission's leaflet on COVID-19 for general travelling public


Latest updates on the number of cases worldwide

WHO: Rolling updates on coronavirus disease

Outbreak monitoring on Worldometer

Johns Hopkins University interactive dashboard

Facts & Figures
In the media
24/03/2020 Airports lobby to join airlines in European bailout (The Financial Times)