Category Archives: Cargo

ACI World Statistics: Passenger Numbers ‘Robust’ – Freight Outlook ‘Mixed’

The latest industry figures (August 7) released by Airports Council International (ACI) World figures described “Robust” growth figures for passenger numbers but a “Mixed” outlook … More ››

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Gatwick Launches Incentivised Car-pooling Service for Airport Staff

Gatwick has announced it is the first airport in the world to launch a car-pooling service that offers staff preferential parking spaces and tracks their … More ››

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ACI: Steady H1 & Q2 Passenger Traffic at Europe’s Airports

The statistics released in ACI Europe’s latest air traffic report for June, Q2 & H1, show that during the first half of this year (H1), … More ››

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Liege Airport Signs Strategic Cooperation MoU With Cargo Carriers

Volga-Dnepr Group (VDG) and its strategic partner CargoLogicAir (CLA), the British all-cargo carrier, have inked a Memorandum of Understanding on Strategic Cooperation with Liege Airport … More ››

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First BelugaXL Makes Maiden Flight

Toulouse, 19 July 2018 – The first BelugaXL took off this morning from Blagnac in Toulouse, France at 10:30 hrs local time, for its maiden … More ››

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Emirates Announces IATA 753 Compliance Certification for its Dubai hub

Emirates has announced the award of IATA 753 compliance certification for its baggage operation in its home base of Dubai, United Arab Emirates.  The resolution … More ››

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ACI: Passengers up 10% in Asia-Pacific and down -2% in Middle East

The latest figures released by the Asia-Pacific branch of Airports Council International (ACI) show passenger traffic across Asia-Pacific airports recorded growth at +9.9% in April … More ››

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IATA: Cargo Market Update

The key points of IATA’s latest Cargo Market Analysis (issued June 28) show that year-on-year growth in air freight tonne kilometres (FTKs) slowed to 4.0% … More ››

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MPs Back Heathrow Expansion – Again

Controversial plans to build a third runway at London’s Heathrow airport have won majority support from MPs after a four-hour debate in Parliament. The government … More ››

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Cerberus Capital Management to Acquire Worldwide Flight Services

Cerberus Capital Management, (Cerberus) has announced that one of its affiliates has entered into an agreement to acquire Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) from Platinum Equity. … More ››

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