Category Archives: Cargo

Istanbul IGA Baggage System Ready

Yusuf Akçayoğlu, the CEO of İGA Airport Construction, has announced that the baggage system for the new Istanbul Airport (IGA) is complete. This is a … More ››

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China Airlines Returns to London After a Five-year Hiatus

The first China Airlines aircraft to fly to the UK on the airline’s new non-stop route from Taiwan arrived at Gatwick on December 1. Having … More ››

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First A330-300P2F Enters Service With DHL

DHL Express has become the first operator to take delivery of the A330-300 Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) converted aircraft from Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW), the joint venture between … More ››

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Berlin Tegel Passenger Numbers Fall as the airberlin Insolvency Becomes Apparent

The latest Traffic Report of Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg (FBB) reveals the impact incurred at Tegel Airport (IATA: TXL) following the collapse of airberlin. Tegel’s passenger … More ››

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Malaysia Airlines Takes Delivery of its First A350 XWB

Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) has taken delivery of its first A350-900, leased from Air Lease Corporation (ALC), becoming the 17th airline to operate the twin … More ››

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Farewell Tour for Delta’s Last Boeing 747s

A week after United Airlines retired the last of its Boeing 747s, Delta Air Lines, the last US operator of the passenger version, has released … More ››

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New Passenger Record for Vagar Airport / Faroe Islands

Figures released on November 9 show a total passenger-growth of 17% for Vagar Airport (IATA: FAE) in the Faroe Islands. So far, this year a … More ››

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Changi Airport Terminal 4: Open for Business

Changi Airport’s Terminal 4 (T4) opened on October 31 by welcoming passengers of Cathay Pacific and Korean Air. Cathay Pacific flight CX659 from Hong Kong … More ››

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New US Airport Security Measures in Place

The US authorities have introduced new security measures which are designed to reduce the threat of hidden explosives. Starting on October 26, they include extra … More ››

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WFS Wins Qatar Airways Handling Contract

Qatar Airways Cargo has appointed Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) to provide cargo handling for its new twice-weekly Being 777 freighter services to Pittsburgh International Airport. … More ››

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