Air Cargo

IATA: A Step Significant Step Towards Digitising Dangerous Goods

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) says it has taken a significant step forward in the digitalisation of the dangerous goods supply chain following the … More ››

Azzura-Premiere Wins Turkmenistan Airlines Contract

Azzurra – Premiere Handling Ltd has won a contract to work with the Turkmenistan Airlines at Birmingham Airport (IATA: BHX), UK. It will provide the … More ››

First Direct Edinburgh – Beijing Flights

The first ever direct flights from Scotland to China will begin in June thanks to a service that will connect Beijing, Dublin and Edinburgh. Hainan … More ››

Swissport Acquires Aerocare

Swissport International Ltd has completed its acquisition of Aerocare with effect from March 7, 2018.  The Swiss ground and cargo handling company now holds 100% … More ››

IATA: Air Cargo Off to a Robust Start in 2018

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometres (FTKs), rose 8.0% in … More ››

A 1st for Canada’s First Air

Canada’s First Air has introduced the first ATR42-300 Class C dedicated freighter into service. The carrier had used the aircraft, registered C-FIQU, as a Quick … More ››

Ten Dreamliners for Hawaiian

Boeing and Hawaiian Airlines have announced that the carrier intends to purchase ten 787-9 jets valued at $2.82 billion at list prices.  Hawaiian has also taken purchase … More ››

Green Light for Miami Airport’s MIA Foreign Trade Zone

The Miami-Dade Aviation Department (MDAD) has gained final approval from the US Department of Commerce to designate Miami International Airport’s entire 3,230-acre land parcel as … More ››

New Cargo Services for Liege

Liege Airport (IATA: LGG) has welcomed a new cargo airline.  On Tuesday February 13, Turkish Cargo, a subsidiary of Turkish Airlines, launched once a week … More ››

Launch Customer for Airbus A321 Passenger to Freight Conversion

Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW), the joint venture between ST Aerospace and Airbus, has announced that it has secured a launch contract from Vallair Solutions Sàrl (Vallair) … More ››