Lufthansa Cargo has begun the construction of a new state-of-the-art hub at Frankfurt Airport. It is making a significant investment of around 500 million euros… Read More »Lufthansa Cargo Invests €500m To Improve Frankfurt Airport Hub
Icelandair has appointed Einar Már Guðmundsson as the Managing Director of Icelandair Cargo. Einar Már Guðmundsson stepped into the role as Interim Managing Director when… Read More »Icelandair Appoints New Managing Director of Cargo
Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Oman Air have recently announced a significant development in their partnership. Based in Muscat, Oman Air has taken delivery of its… Read More »Oman Air Gets First 737-800 Converted Freighter
Air Cargo Demand up 1.9% in September, Continuing Growth Momentum The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data showing a steady recovery in global air… Read More »IATA: Signs of Air Cargo Recovery with 1.9% Rise in September
Lufthansa Cargo, a leading air freight company, has expanded its network by opening a new route at Stockholm Arlanda Airport. This new route will enhance… Read More »Lufthansa Cargo Launches Service At Stockholm Arlanda
n a significant move towards sustainability and enhanced services, Korean Air announced its upcoming transition to a fully digital documentation system for air cargo: the electronic airwaybill (e-AWB). This digital transition will initially cover documents for general cargo departing from Korea headed for major markets, including North America, Europe, and Japan.
The tragic tale of Ruben, known globally as the world’s loneliest lion, imprisoned in desolation for five years in a deserted Armenian zoo, has taken a turn for the better. The benevolent collaboration between Animal Defenders International (ADI) and Qatar Airways Cargo has resulted in a fresh chapter for Ruben in the lush lands of Free State, South Africa.
Schiphol’s figures underline its pivotal role in European and global air travel as travel demands evolve. While the cargo figures have room for improvement, the overall stats indicate a bustling, thriving airport ready to meet the world’s travel and transport needs.
Gunnar Már Sigurfinnsson, the Managing Director of Icelandair Cargo, has announced his immediate resignation. Sigurfinnsson, who has been with Icelandair since 1986, will exit his role in the company’s Executive Committee but promises to stay onboard in a supportive capacity for the foreseeable future.
2023 Global Dangerous Goods Confidence Outlook: Key Insights and Recommendations for a Safe DG Supply Chain
The air transport industry plays a pivotal role in global commerce. However, shipping dangerous goods (DG) / hazardous materials (hazmat) safely and compliantly has become increasingly challenging in today’s dynamic landscape. A recent collaboration between the International Air Transport Association (IATA), Labelmaster, and Hazardous Cargo Bulletin clarifies these challenges.
Lufthansa Cargo, a key player in the airfreight industry, recently announced a significant expansion in its international flight offerings, focused on key markets in Asia, Africa, and Mexico.
Qatar Airways Cargo and DSV Introduce a New Route from Huntsville Boosting Connectivity to Europe and the Middle East
Qatar Airways Cargo has announced a pivotal partnership with DSV Global Transportation and Logistics. This partnership marks the inauguration of a new, biweekly air freight route from Huntsville, USA, to Doha, Qatar.
The air freight industry has been on a roller-coaster ride in the rapidly changing global trade dynamics. Recent data released by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) provides an in-depth look into the prevailing trends and what they might spell for the future.
In a recent move marking its commitment to enhancing cargo services in the Middle East, Qatar Airways Cargo has resumed its freighter operations to Bahrain, starting from the 1st of September, 2023. This significant step ensures an influx of over 4,500 tonnes weekly cargo capacity across the region.
Korean Air, a leading player in the aviation industry, has recently unveiled its new initiative to push for cleaner skies. On September 1, 2023, the airline announced the launch of the Cargo Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) Program.
European airport trade body, ACI EUROPE, has unveiled its latest air traffic report. This document provides detailed insights on air traffic for the month of June, the second quarter (Q2), and the first half (H1) of 2023.
As part of a significant stride towards fostering sustainable travel, Google has spearheaded the formation of an advisory committee to refine and augment Google’s Travel Impact Model (TIM).
The search giant aims to offer travelers more precise flight emission estimates and advocate for environmentally-conscious travel decisions. The committee is an amalgamation of climate scientists, academics, and representatives hailing from airlines, airports, and non-profit organizations. Their shared goal is to incorporate the latest scientific data and industry best practices into the TIM.
Finnair reports positive growth for June 2023.
The airline successfully flew nearly one million passengers (997,200), marking a 9.9% increase from June 2022 and a 3.8% rise from May 2023.