Category Archives: Cargo

Airbus Delivers First A321neo to Virgin America

Airbus delivered the first-ever A321neo to the US carrier Virgin America on April 20. As first announced in April 2016, Virgin America was acquired by … More ››

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Twelve Million in Twelve Months for Birmingham

Birmingham Airport, UK, (IATA: BHX) has recorded a new milestone as it broke through the 12 million passenger mark for the first time. The record … More ››

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Stuttgart Airport Presents Electric Baggage tug at the Hannover Messe

Stuttgart Airport will illustrate its environmentally friendly efforts by exhibiting a new lithium-ion battery powered baggage tug at the Hannover Messe from April 24 to … More ››

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Swissport International and easyJet Extend Ground Handling Services Contract in Geneva

Ground services provider Swissport International has renewed its ground handling services contract with easyJet at Geneva Airport. Swissport provides easyJet with ground handling services including … More ››

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IATA Figures Show Continuing Growth in Air Cargo Demand

On April 5, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) released demand growth results for global air freight markets for February 2017 showing an 8.4% increase … More ››

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Baltic Ground Services Extends Warsaw Contract

Ground handling and aircraft fuelling services provider, Baltic Ground Services (BGS), has extended its cooperation with the Latvian low-cost carrier airBaltic. The agreement covers ground … More ››

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Korean Air and Delta Air Lines to Deepen Partnership

Korean Air and Delta Air Lines, founding members of SkyTeam, have reached an agreement to deepen their partnership with expanded cooperation in the trans-Pacific network … More ››

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American Airlines Begins Strategic Relationship With China Southern Airlines

American Airlines has announced it will make a US$200 million equity investment in China Southern Airlines, creating a partnership between two of the world’s biggest … More ››

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Virgin Atlantic Showcases 787 Dreamliner on Heathrow to Seattle Route

Virgin Atlantic is flying a new daily service between London Heathrow and Seattle replacing the flight currently operated by joint venture partner Delta Air Lines. … More ››

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A Milestone Day for Vagar Airport

Vagar Airport (IATA: FAE), gateway to the Faroe Islands, received its first ever scheduled flight from SAS (Scandinavian Airlines) on Sunday March 26th of March. … More ››

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