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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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Cargo Screening Advances

June 12, 2009 0

Carroll McCormick reports on how new equipment is rising to the challenges of screening requirements. An X-ray inspection system for palletised cargo and a desktop explosives trace detection machine are improving cargo throughput for Romulus, […]

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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 […]