Entries by Pierre Jeanniot

Named Officer of the French Legion d’Honneur

Pierre Jeanniot was named Officer of the French Légion d’Honneur by the President of the Republic of France on 14th of April 2017 in recognition of his remarkable professional career and exceptional leadership of the International Air Transport Association.


Published in Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame publication “The Flyer” >> October 2016 >>  In 2014, we celebrated 100 years of the first commercial flight when a flying boat carrying one passenger flew 21 miles from St. Petersburg, Florida across the Bay of Tampa. No one could have possibly have imagined then the extraordinary success […]

Au revoir, Tony Tyler; Welcome Alexandre de Juniac

IATA’S EVENT >>  30 AUGUST 2016 >>  Distinguished guests, friends and former colleagues I am honored – and happy – to be part of this gathering on the occasion of “IATA’s Changing of the Guard”. I have had the privilege, over the past few years, to get to know Tony Tyler and to witness his […]

“Open Skies” or “Fair Skies”? That is the question

APG WORLD CONNECT October 29, 2015 – Marrakech THE GREAT DEBATE > “Open Skies” or “Fair Skies”? That is the question > Moderator Pierre Jeanniot  >> Having completed their respective consolidations, the three major U.S. airlines – namely United, Delta, and American – have been reaching a new height in profitability. The profit forecast for […]

Industry Overview and Issues

Industry Overview and Issues September 2015  >> For the airline industry, 2014 was a great year. IATA reported a global net profit of some 19.9 billion USD. This optimistic picture is continuing thus far in 2015, with a forecast industry net profit of 29.3 billion USD. However, we have yet to see the impact on […]

Assad Kotaite Memorial

ASSAD KOTAITE MEMORIAL Montreal, 27 February, 2015 “Man of Vision” – Address by Pierre J Jeanniot  >> Minister, President of the Council, Secretary General, Distinguished Panelists, ladies and gentlemen. I was one of the few people – I would venture to say – who felt comfortable to call Dr. Kotaite “Assad, my dear friend Assad”, […]

Association canadienne pour les Nations Unies – Grand Montreal – Pierre Jeanniot delivering the closing address

L’AVIATION INTERNATIONALE : VIVRE AVEC LES CONFLITS DANS LE VILLAGE GLOBAL Association canadienne pour les Nations Unies – Grand Montreal Montréal, le 19 novembre 2014 Allocution par Pierre J Jeanniot  >> Mesdames … Messieurs … Je suis évidemment très honoré de m’adresser aujourd’hui au chapitre Montréalais de l’Association Canadienne pour les Nations Unies. Une Association […]