HVS Report – NYU Investment Conference Takeaways – By Rod Clough

The NYU Investment Conference arrived five months late this year, but it was worth the wait. The event attracted over 1,000 registered participants eager to hear from a stellar lineup of the global industry’s top leaders and influencers, and it kicked off in a bustling Times Square on the same day U.S. airports reopened to fully vaccinated international travelers.

August 2021 U.S. Airline Traffic Data

U.S. airlines carried 62.9 million systemwide (domestic and international) scheduled service passengers in August 2021, seasonally adjusted, according to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics’ (BTS), down 3.1% from July, up 163% from August 2020, and down 19% from pre-pandemic August 2019.