Air Cargo

Cargo Volumes Rise at Dubai World Central

May 9, 2013 0

Dubai World Central (DWC) saw cargo volumes increase 7.8% in the first quarter of 2013, according to a traffic report issued by owner Dubai Airports. The airport, which is being prepared for the launch of […]

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Cathay Pacific Orders Three 747-8 Freighters

March 5, 2013 0

Cathay Pacific Airways has ordered three Boeing 747-8 Freighter aircraft, increasing its fleet of the type to 13.  The order, valued at $1 billion at list prices, also includes options for five additional 777 Freighters. […]

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Miami Welcomes Airbus A330-200F

January 22, 2013 0

Miami International Airport, USA, has welcomed the inaugural flight of Tampa Cargo Airlines’ Airbus A330-200F, one of only 15 of its type in use worldwide and the first of its kind in Latin America.  The […]

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Schiphol Registers Record Number of Passengers

January 8, 2013 0

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol welcomed a record 51 million passengers in 2012, representing a 2.6% growth in comparison to 2011.  Freight saw a 3% decrease to 1.5 million tons, whereas air traffic movements increased slightly by […]

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Singapore Changi Posts 10% Passenger Growth

September 20, 2012 0

Singapore Changi Airport handled 4.28 million passenger movements in August 2012, showing a 10.9% increase year-on-year.  Air traffic movements also grew 6.5% to 27,400 flights. Double-digit growth was registered for demand for air travel to […]

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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 […]