Air Cargo

Emirates SkyCargo Milestone

October 31, 2011 0

Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates airline, has announced that electronic air waybills (e-AWBs) are now being used for 100% of shipments from its Dubai, UAE hub. The use of e-AWBs are part of […]

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Agreement between Chongqing and Liege Airports

October 25, 2011 0

On October 25, 2011 Liege Airport, Belgium and the Chongqing Airport Group, China, announced that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding in order to encourage cooperation and strengthen the exchanges between the two airports. […]

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Dubai Welcomes Boeing 747-8F

October 19, 2011 0

On the evening of Tuesday, October 18, 2011, Dubai International Airport, UAE, welcomed the first ever commercial flight of a next-generation Boeing 747-8F, which is being operated by the type’s launch customer Luxembourg-based Cargolux Airline. […]

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Cargo Partnership

September 28, 2011 0

  Etihad Crystal Cargo has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to be the first cargo airline to act as a vendor within the WCA Family network. WCA Family is the largest grouping of independent […]

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New Emirates SkyCargo Service

September 13, 2011 0

Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates Airline, celebrated the inaugural flight of its new Far East and Australasia freighter route on September 12, 2011. The weekly service, operated by a new Boeing 777 freighter […]

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Schiphol Cargo Growth

July 29, 2011 0

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS) has reported that cargo tonnage handled in the first six months of 2011 was 753,073 tonnes – 5.2% up on the same period last year. So far this year, AMS has […]

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Record Cargo Figures at Frankfurt-Hahn

July 28, 2011 0

Frankfurt-Hahn Airport (HHN), Germany, has reported record cargo figures in the first half of this year after shifting 112,975 metric tonnes of cargo in the first six months of 2011. Including transit and the road […]

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New European President for Manufacturer

July 14, 2011 0

Forbo Movement Systems, the belting division of Swiss company, Forbo International SA, has appointed Juan Serrano-Mannsfeld as its new European president. Mr Serrano-Mannsfeld began his career as an in-house consultant in the chemical industry after […]

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London Gatwick Growth

July 11, 2011 0

London Gatwick Airport (LGW), UK, has released its traffic performance summary for June 2011, showing year-on-year growth in passenger numbers. June 2011 recorded an increase of 5.2% on the previous year with 158,600 more passengers […]

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New Cargo Joint Venture

June 16, 2011 0

CATHAY PACIFIC Airways and Air China have formally launched their joint venture cargo operation, which will consolidate the two airlines’ airfreight businesses.  The new entity, known as Air China Cargo, has Air China owning a […]