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Swissport Appoints Kai Proff

March 11, 2010 0

Swissport has appointed Mr Kai Proff as the new Branch Manager of its German cargo organisation at Frankfurt.  Mr Proff, who is 36, started his new job on March 1. The company says Mr Proff […]

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New Nigerian Cargo Facility

January 6, 2010 0

THE NIGERIAN Federal Government has given approval for construction of a cargo airport in Anambra State.  The project, a joint venture between Orient Petroleum and the Anambra State Government, is to be sited at Ifite […]

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$500 Million Fund Launched

December 3, 2009 0

UAE Cargo carrier Midex Airlines has launched a $500 million fund which it plans to invest in the aviation industry in the UAE over the next five years.  “Our target is other companies who would […]

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Aeroflot Closes Cargo Division

December 3, 2009 0

Russian flag carrier Aeroflot Russian Airlines has closed its wholly-owned freight subsidiary Aeroflot Cargo Airlines and will bring the activities of the business back into the parent company.  According to reports in the Russian media, […]

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Delta Cargo Appoints Cargo Sales Director

September 18, 2009 0

On August 11, 2009, Delta Cargo announced the promotion of Danita Waterfall-Brizzi to the newly created role of Director – Cargo Sales and Service for the Europe, Middle East, India and Africa (EMEIA) region. Ms […]

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An-225 Sets Record Cargo Lift

September 18, 2009 0

The largest commercial freight aircraft in the world, the Antonov An-225, has entered the record books having flown a 53ft (16.23m) by 14ft (4.27m) generator from Germany to Armenia, the heaviest load to be transported […]

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New Air Cargo Facility For Houston

September 18, 2009 0

The Houston Airport System (HAS) is to open a new 61,484 sq ft (5,712m2) cold-storage air cargo facility at George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).  From November 1, Tradewinds Cargo Handling will accept perishable imports flown […]

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Hanover’s New Strategy

June 12, 2009 0

Hanover Airport has started an ambitious expansion programme aimed at increasing its share of the cargo and logistics market. A €110 million (US$152m) investment by 2010 will enable the western (cargo) side of the airport […]

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Jettainer & Swiss WorldCargo Extend Partnership

June 12, 2009 0

On June 1, 2009, Swiss WorldCargo, the air cargo division of Swiss International Air Lines Ltd, and Jettainer extended their ULD management agreement for another five years. The two companies issued a statement saying the […]

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BAWC Appoints Danish General Sales Agent

May 8, 2009 0

British Airways World Cargo (BAWC) has appointed Cargo Care International as its general sales agent (GSA) in Denmark, following a successful tender process.  The agreement came into effect in March 2009. Mike Horsley, BAWC’s Area […]