Amadeus study reveals Asia as biggest market for air travel
Worldwide air traffic volume grew 5% between 2011 and 2012, with Asia being the largest, fastest-growing and most competitive market for air travel.
The analysis comes via Amadeus‘s Air Traffic Travel Intelligence report, revealing growth numbers on passenger volume by region, top ten global air busiest routes, global air travel concentration, percentage of air traffic volume in each region with number of operating airlines and LCC share of traffic in each region.
The infographic below shows a high level summary of the global air traffic analysis, including an interesting pointer: Colombia, Peru and Philippines are new emerging markets for passenger air travel.
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