Category Archives: Cargo

Munich Airport Debut fot Yangtze River Express

Shanghai based cargo carrier Yangtze River Express has launched new scheduled services to Munich using Boeing 747-400 freighters. The first flight arrived on March 31 … More ››

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Gulf Air Suspends Sana’a Operations on Security Grounds

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has confirmed the suspension of its five weekly flights to and from Sana’a International Airport … More ››

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US Airport Infrastructure ‘Needs $75.7 Billion’

US airports have an estimated $75.7 billion in infrastructure investment through 2019 necessary to accommodate growth in passenger and cargo activity, rehabilitate existing facilities, and … More ››

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Air Freight Makes Slow Start in 2015

On March 3, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing a 3.2% expansion in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs) … More ››

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Swissport Ghana to Start Operations

Ground and cargo handling services provider Swissport International has announced the opening and operational start of Swissport Ghana. Swissport Ghana is an equally owned joint … More ››

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Baltic Ground Services Joins IATA’s Ground Handling Council

Ground handling provider Baltic Ground Services has become a member of IATA’s Ground Handling Council (IGHC). Its new status gives Baltic Ground Services the opportunity … More ››

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Record Year For Birmingham Airport

Birmingham Airport has reported its busiest year ever in 2014, which ended with another record month in December. Over the 12 month calendar year, the … More ››

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American Contract for dnata in Zurich

Ground handling provider dnata has won the contract to handle all of American Airlines’ flights at Zurich International airport. In the long-term contract, dnata will … More ››

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Frankfurt Hahn Receives First 747-8F Service

The Japanese cargo airline Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA) has become the first carrier to operate Boeing 747-8F services to Frankfurt Hahn Airport. Last year Hahn … More ››

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Delta Celebrates 10th Anniversary of ‘Breast Cancer One’ Survivor Flight

Delta Air Lines’ annual ‘Breast Cancer One’ employee survivor flight took place on September 29, kicking off the airline’s month-long campaign to generate awareness and … More ››

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