Demand for air travel grows more slowly in June

August 6, 2015 8:53 AM

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FRANKFURT Aug 6 Global demand for air travel continued to rise in June, albeit at a slowing rate as weakness in Asia-Pacific and the impact of the Greek debt crisis were felt, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said on Thursday.

Air passenger traffic in terms of revenue passenger kilometres rose 5.7 percent in June, against a 6.9 percent increase recorded for May, IATA said in its monthly passenger data release.

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