May 12th: Traffic recovery 'real and sustainable' as Russia-linked impairment charges grow
May 12th 2022: Despite the continuing challenges presented by the war in Ukraine, traffic restrictions in China, much higher fuel prices and rising interest rates the mood within the aviation finance sector is predominantly positive on the back of unleashed pent-up demand for travel. It is significant that IATA has revised its view of when RPKs will return to 2019 levels, pulling that prospect back by 12 months to next year.