Ask the Expert - Martin Craigs

 

 
 

Martin Craigs

CEO
Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA)
 
 

 

 

In this new column, PATA CEO, Martin Craigs, takes a stand on issues facing the travel industry, and tells you what’s been done to date and why it matters

 

 

UK's Air Passenger Duty

MARTIN CRAIGS
As many would know, PATA along with its aligned advocacy partners in the Travel Association Coalition* have for the past 15 months been challenging the economic, political and moral right of the UK government to impose an unreasonably high Air Passenger Duty (APD) on all departing passengers.