Fact sheets

Fact Sheet: 12 Aviation supporting the global economy

Air Transport Action Group

The impact of Covid-19 on the global air transport system is dramatic, but that impact is also being felt throughout the economy as tourism and business travel is suspended and air routes cut. While it is too early to account for what the lasting impacts might be, it is worth noting the role aviation plays under normal circumstances. These figures are from the report Aviation: Benefits Beyond Borders. www.aviationbenefits.org