Category Archives: Cargo

Airport Security Focuses Upon Electronic Items

Following last week’s announcements concerning enhanced security checks for US flights, electronic devices are to be subjected to extra security.  The move follows US demands … More ››

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Swissport to Sell its Ground Handling Activities in France

Swissport France Holding SAS and Servisair SAS, both part of the Swissport Group, has announced the intention to sell its ground handling activities in France … More ››

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Manston’s Airport Equipment to be Auctioned

Equipment and infrastructure from the recently-closed Manston Airport in Kent will be sold by auction on July 30-31. The equipment listed for sale by auctioneer … More ››

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Seattle Welcomes Two New Air Cargo Services in a Week

The Port of Seattle gained another air freighter carrier to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (Sea-Tac) on June 20 – the second in a week – as … More ››

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Changi Welcomes Okinawa Freight Services

On May 14 the Changi Airport Group (CAG) welcomed the arrival of ANA Cargo’s inaugural flight from Okinawa, Japan, a new freighter city link for … More ››

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Middle East Airline Boosts Stansted’s Cargo Network

London Stansted welcomed the arrival of Qatar Airways Cargo today (May 2), marking the launch of the airport’s first scheduled cargo link to the Middle … More ››

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Schiphol Cargo up 7.3% in Q1

Cargo tonnages through Amsterdam Airport Schiphol showed consistent growth throughout the first quarter of 2014, ending with a total of 392,990 tonnes, representing an increase … More ››

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Rickenbacker Airport is New Amerijet Hub

Amerijet International has announced its selection of Rickenbacker International Airport in Ohio, USA, as one of its key air cargo hubs connecting eleven cities within … More ››

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Al Maktoum Freight Volumes Rise

Air freight volumes at Al Maktoum International at Dubai World Central (DWC) grew by 15.9% in the fourth quarter of 2013 with 63,028 tonnes of … More ››

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First Air Takes Delivery of ‘Combi’ Airliners

Canada’s First Air has taken delivery of two newly-converted Boeing 737-400 ‘combi’ aircraft. Seen in First Air’s hanger at Ottawa International Airport (IATA: YOW), C-FFNE … More ››

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