• 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, August 16, 2018

Emirates SkyCargo launches new product to transport pets, Emirates Pets

Emirates SkyCargo is a leading Middle Eastern carrier based in Dubai Air Cargo

Aug 16, 2018: Emirates SkyCargo has expanded its product portfolio to now include the service to transport pets. Emirates Pets is a new and improved air transportation product developed by a team of experts to offer a convenient and comfortable air transportation experience for domestic pets. The product builds on

Rwanda Civil Aviation Authority inks MoU with IATA to improve aviation safety

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is a major aviation industry body comprising of airlines as members Aviation

Aug 16, 2018: The Rwanda Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has inked Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the International Air Transport Association (IATA) for the improvement of aviation safety.Under the MoU, the parties will work together to establish a framework for using the

Ethiopian targets seafood industry with new Guangzhou-Oslo freighter service

Ethiopian Cargo is the freight division of Ethiopian Airlines Air Cargo

Aug 16, 2018: Ethiopian Cargo will commence freighter operation from Avinor Oslo Airport from September this year. The company will deploy a Boeing 777-200 freighter on the route. With this, the Addis-Ababa based carrier joins in on the largest air cargo market in Northern Europe from Norway, which in 2018 is expected to generate over 230,000 tonnes of

WiseTech Global acquires US intermodal trucking TMS provider, Trinium

WiseTech Global provides software solutions to the logistics sector Logistics

Aug 16, 2018: Software solutions provider to the logistics sector WiseTech Global has acquired Trinium Technologies, a leading provider of intermodal trucking transportation management systems (TMS) in the United States and Canada.Headquartered in Los Angeles, Trinium offers a complete enterprise TMS for the efficient movement of sea freight containers b

London Stansted sees 4.5 percent increase y/y in cargo traffic in July

London Stansted Airport is owned by Manchester Airports Group Air Cargo

Aug 16, 2018: London Stansted Airport has seen increase in passenger as well cargo traffic in the month of July.In terms of passengers, 2.7 million passengers travel through the airport in July as the summer holiday season got underway. This is an increase of 7.4 percent on July of last year, despite airline industrial action, ongoing weather disruption

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Lou Karnes is the new VP Government and Defense Aircraft Services of Summit Aviation

Summit Aviation is a full-service aviation center Aviation

Aug 14, 2018: Summit Aviation, a Greenwich AeroGroup company, has appointed Lou Karnes as its new vice president of Government and Defense Aircraft Services.A military veteran and experienced aviator, Karnes recently retired after more than 21 years in the US Army where he most recently served as the Product manager for the MH-60M Special Operations Forc

Monday, August 13, 2018

Turkish Cargo carries five endangered white rhinos to Shanghai

Turkish Cargo is one of the leading carriers based in Istanbul Air Cargo

Aug 14, 2018: Turkish Cargo has transported five white rhinos from Johannesburg to Shanghai via Istanbul.The five rhinos, each weighing 1 tonne, were accompanied by the specialist teams and keepers on their journey to new home. The rhinos were grown under supervision until they re