• Demand for air cargo up 8.2 percent y/y in October

    Air freight demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), rose 8.2 percent year-on-year in October, according to data released by The International Air Transport Association (IATA).
  • Another record breaking year for Budapest Airport as cargo volume exceeds 100,000 tonnes

    Hungarian gateway Budapest Airport expects to break annual record of cargo volume this year with more than 100,000 tonnes already handled between January and November.
  • LATAM Airlines to launch its longest non-stop flight ever between Santiago and Melbourne, Australia

    Latin America based carrier LATAM Airlines will operate a new, non-stop service between Santiago and Melbourne, Australia, from October 5, 2017.
  • India gives a strong start to IAG’s performance in the peak season

    IAG Cargo’s e-commerce prioritise from India has given it a very good start into the peak season.
  • IAG Cargo launches new Paris to New York route through OpenSkies

    IAG Cargo has launched the start of a new Paris Orly to Newark New Jersey route, its first ever direct cargo route between France and the USA.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

KN Eurasia Express connects new rail transport service between China and Europe

KN Eurasia Express connects new rail transport service between China and Europe:

KN Eurasia Express connects new rail transport service between China and Europe

KN Eurasia Express connects China, Russia and Europe. In addition to its established FCL service with Duisburg as the main European handling hub, Kuehne Nagel now provides own LCL services from the hub terminal Wuhan in China to Hamburg and P

Hainan Airlines Announces Nonstop Routes Connecting Los Angeles to Chengdu and Chongqing, China

Hainan Airlines Announces Nonstop Routes Connecting Los Angeles to Chengdu and Chongqing, China

Hainan Airlines Announces Nonstop Routes Connecting Los Angeles to Chengdu and Chongqing, China

Hainan Airlines announced it will launch new nonstop service from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province, and to Chongqing, both with two flights weekly. Sichuan is known worldwide for its popular sp

Qatar Airways wins STAT Times Global Cargo Airline of the Year; Brussels Airport takes home ‘International Airport of the Year’

Qatar Airways wins STAT Times Global Cargo Airline of the Year; Brussels Airport takes home ‘International Airport of the Year’

Qatar Airways wins STAT Times Global Cargo Airline of the Year; Brussels Airport takes home ‘International Airport of the Year’

The STAT Times’ International Award for Excellence in Air Cargo was announced on Wednesday during the 4th edition of Air Cargo 2017, the international biennial event from February 21-23, 2017 at Emperors Palace Hotel Casino Convention Resort, Johan

Giant Panda Bao Bao Departs Smithsonian’s National Zoo for China

Giant Panda Bao Bao Departs Smithsonian’s National Zoo for China

Giant Panda Bao Bao Departs Smithsonian’s National Zoo for China

Bao Bao the 3.5 year old giant panda began her journey to China. She departed the Smithsonian’s National Zoo for Dulles International Airport, where she will board a FedEx Express 777F plane bound for Chengdu, China. The non-stop flight w

Evonik and DHL Resilience360 signs contract to optimise supply chain

Evonik and DHL Resilience360 signs contract to optimise supply chain

Evonik and DHL Resilience360 signs contract to optimise supply chain

A variety of causes like natural disaster, social political issues can disrupt supply chains and the flow of goods in a globalized world. The consequences can mean halted production, sales losses or damage to a company's image. In order to

New exhibitors make their debut at Air Cargo Africa 2017

New exhibitors make their debut at Air Cargo Africa 2017

New exhibitors make their debut at Air Cargo Africa 2017

With record number of exhibitors from the global air cargo logistics community to explore the emerging continent of Africa, Air Cargo Africa 2017 is buzzing with action.The three day event brings in the community together to discuss variety o

Pharma shippers demand end-to-end visibility, better communication and integrity for smooth pharma supply chain

Pharma shippers demand end-to-end visibility, better communication and integrity for smooth pharma supply chain

Pharma shippers demand end-to-end visibility, better communication and integrity for smooth pharma supply chain

Tracking the journey of a pharmaceutical product from the time it leaves the manufacturer to the time it reaches the end consumer is a complicated and risky process. Vulnerabilities such as poor visibility and temperature excursions can lead to a number