• 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, April 27, 2017

Bolloré Transport & Logistics Ivory Coast handles another oversized shipment

Bolloré Transport & Logistics Ivory Coast handles another oversized shipment

Bolloré Transport & Logistics Ivory Coast handles another oversized shipment

Bolloré Transport & Logistics Ivory Coast has launched water transport vehicles in the Ebrié Lagoon. Six water buses, which will be operated by Société de Transport Lagunaire (STL), each measuring 27.88 m long, 8.36 m wide and 4.7 m high, were handled by Bolloré Transport & Logistics Ivory Coast lifting teams.

Aerospares 2000 picks B&H Worldwide to manage forward stocking in Miami and Singapore

Aerospares 2000 picks B&H Worldwide to manage forward stocking in Miami and Singapore

Aerospares 2000 picks B&H Worldwide to manage forward stocking in Miami and Singapore

B&H Worldwide, the leader in aerospace logistics, has been appointed by Aerospares 2000, to handle its extensive inventory of rotable spare-parts in the USA and Singapore.

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol sees strong cargo growth in Q1 2017

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol sees strong cargo growth in Q1 2017

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol sees strong cargo growth in Q1 2017

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has enjoyed a strong first quarter in 2017, handling a record 420,168 tonnes from January to March, up eight percent on the same period last year.March figures grew 9.5 percent to 154,000 t

Dachser acquires majority interest in its Irish partner Johnston Logistics

Dachser acquires majority interest in its Irish partner Johnston Logistics

Dachser acquires majority interest in its Irish partner Johnston Logistics

Dachser becomes majority shareholder of its partner in Ireland, Johnston Logistics to expand and strengthen its logistics network in northwestern Europe.“Our customers in Ireland benefit from uniform services a

AFI KLM E&M signs long term agreement with North American OEM Moog

AFI KLM E&M signs long term agreement with North American OEM Moog

AFI KLM E&M signs long term agreement with North American OEM Moog

AFI KLM E&M has signed long term strategic component maintenance agreement with Moog, the North American OEM. Under the terms of the agreement, AFI KLM E&M provides repair services, parts supply and assistance with capability development for Moog-designed products.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Qatar Airways Cargo increases Pharma Express flights from Basel

Qatar Airways Cargo increases Pharma Express flights from Basel

Qatar Airways Cargo increases Pharma Express flights from Basel

Qatar Airways Cargo will commence its fourth Pharma Express freighter service operating from Basel, effective May 8. The additional freighter brings the total Pharma Express flights to 10 each week, providing dedica

PEMCO and Mitsubishi Aircraft sign MRO licensing agreement

PEMCO and Mitsubishi Aircraft sign MRO licensing agreement

PEMCO and Mitsubishi Aircraft sign MRO licensing agreement

Aviation maintenance and engineering company PEMCO World Air Services (PEMCO), a wholly owned subsidiary of Air Transport Services Group, has finalised and signed an MRO licensing agreement with Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation to be a preferred MRO servi