Press Releases

May 24, 2023
Brazil will host the largest maintenance and technical purchasing event for the aviation industry in Latin America
2024 edition of the ALTA CCMA & MRO conference will get together to Brazil 700 participants who will mobilize the tourism chain

May 23, 2023
Challenges and operational trends in Latin American and Caribbean aviation
Albert Perez, SVP of Maintenance at Avianca; Carlos Garcia Martin, Partner at Oliver Wyman; Diego Giorgiadis, Director Técnico at Aerolíneas Argentinas, and Santiago Diago, COO at Aeromexico participated in the Challenges and Operational Trends in Latin America and Caribbean panel during the ALTA CCMA & MRO Conference, an event organized by the Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA).

May 22, 2023
Formal mentoring programs and inclusion of more women in decision making: key actions to attract and retain more women in technical aviation careers
What is the role of women in the aeronautical maintenance area?

May 18, 2023
The ALTA CCMA & MRO Conference will seek solutions to the meet the challenges the maintenance and technical purchasing sector is facing in LAC
From May 21 to 23, 600 executives from the MRO sector will get together in Cancun, Mexico

May 8, 2023
LAC passenger traffic reaches pre-pandemic levels for the third time
March represented a new milestone for LAC. However, the economic slowdown expected for the region could affect demand for air transport

April 17, 2023
Saab joins ALTA as a new member
The Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA) is pleased to welcome Saab, a global defense and security company founded in Linköping, Sweden, in 1937.

April 17, 2023
ALTA creates a Strategic Cargo Committee
The Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA) announces the creation of a task force dedicated to the development of the air cargo sector in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC)

April 12, 2023
Flying Over Latin America and the Caribbean
Interview with CEO Embraer Commercial Aviation

April 11, 2023
LAC governments hold the potential for stimulating SAF production in Latin America and Caribbean
ALTA\'s CEO participated in the Conference of Directors General of Civil Aviation

April 5, 2023
LAC drops to third place in global passenger traffic recovery
Panama, April 4, 2023 - In February 2023, 27.5 million passengers were carried, representing 98% of passengers for the same month in 2019.

March 30, 2023
Colombia is facing impacts that reduce the growth capacity of air passenger transport
ALTA calls on the Colombian Government to make decisions to promote an essential service for the population and a sector that creates millions of jobs

March 30, 2023
ALTA recognizes the reduction of air ticket fees in Ecuador
March 30, 2023 – The Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA) expresses its recognition to the government of Ecuador and, especially, to the Ministry of Tourism and Minister Niels Olsen for the issuance of MINISTERIAL AGREEMENT No. 2023 004 declaring the reduction of the "ECO DELTA" and "ECUADOR POTENCIA TURÍSTICA" fees which since 2016 have taxed air tickets issued for travel from Ecuador to any destination abroad.

March 29, 2023
The ALTA FUEL & ENVIRONMENT CONFERENCE 2023 will address the most pressing industry issues
Over 150 industry executives specializing in fuels and environment bring together in Costa Rica

March 27, 2023
ALTA will share the keys to increasing the competitiveness of the regional air market at the Tianguis Turístico México 2023
Tianguis Turístico takes place in Mexico from March 26 to 29.

March 22, 2023
ALTA commemorates World Meteorological Day
The association emphasizes the symbiosis between meteorology and aviation