A United 787-10 at Paine Field in Everett, Wash. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Katie Bailey)

International Women’s Day Recognized by the Aviation Industry

It has long been acknowledged that aviation has traditionally been a male-dominated industry. A fact recognized by the industry itself which is taking steps to correct the imbalance with a number of initiatives. IATA Director-General Alexandre de Juniac followed the association’s Annual General Meeting in Sydney last year by declaring that the industry had a lot of work to do to address gender balance specifically at the senior level. He gave the example of IATA’s own board where “of the…