International Airlines Group

International Airlines Group

27 Feb 2015
International Airlines Group’s cargo revenue declined 7.5 percent in 2014 from the previous year, largely because the owner of British Airways and Iberia quit freighter operations.
01 Aug 2014
IAG’s cargo revenue slumped more than 12 percent in the second quarter as the carrier exited freighters.
12 May 2014
It occupies only 300 square feet in the world’s biggest international airport, but American Airlines Cargo’s first European temperature-controlled facility, which opened in London Heathrow last week, underscores the rise of health care as a key driver of global transport demand.
03 Mar 2014
International Airlines Group posted a double-digit decline in fourth quarter and full-year cargo revenue as soft demand and lower yields widened the gap with the Anglo-Spanish carrier’s reviving passenger operations.
Iberia Airlines plane
13 Feb 2014
Iberia Airlines has reached a deal in principle with its pilots’ union, SEPLA, to “introduce permanent structural change and improve the airline’s viability,” effectively ending...
08 Nov 2013
International Airlines Group’s cargo revenue in the third quarter of 2013 slumped more than 14 percent year-over-year, almost double the decline in freight traffic.
IAG Cargo's new Constant Climate Centre at London Heathrow Airport.
14 Oct 2013
IAG Cargo has opened a new pharmaceutical center at London Heathrow Airport, the latest step in the expansion of its Constant Climate service...
Air freight
03 Oct 2013
International Airlines Group reported cargo traffic of 467 million metric-ton kilometers in September, down 7.2 percent from 503 million metric-ton kilometers of cargo in September 2012.
Hyderabad, India
18 Sep 2013
IAG Cargo has plans to increase flights between London Heathrow Airport and Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad, in order to cater to the city’s booming pharmaceutical industry.
French airline Air France and Dutch airline KLM merged in 2004. Source: Capital Photos.
12 Sep 2013
Air France-KLM reported its cargo revenue metric-ton-kilometers in August fell 1.3 percent, from 859 million in 2012 to 847 million in 2013.
Lufthansa’s main European competitors, Air France-KLM and IAG Cargo, also posted freight declines.
12 Sep 2013
Lufthansa Cargo reported traffic declined 1.3 percent year-over-year in August, as it prepares to take delivery of its first Boeing 777 freighter in October, followed by a second aircraft in November.
Reflection of the tailfin of a British Airways plane.
04 Sep 2013
International Airlines Group reported cargo traffic of 459 million metric-ton-kilometers in August, down 7.3 percent from 495 million metric-ton-kilometers of cargo in August 2012.
IAG Cargo’s new route will be serviced by the new Boeing 787 Dreamliner.
03 Sep 2013
IAG Cargo will launch a new air cargo route from London Heathrow to Austin, Texas, in March 2014, and will offer an additional export route for the area’s expanding technology hub.
Cargo Connector is now available in five U.S. airports, also serving the cities of New York, Los Angeles and Chicago.
21 Aug 2013
IAG Cargo has made its small freight collection service, Cargo Connector, available to freight forwarders in the catchment areas of...
Iberia Airbus A340-600.
13 Aug 2013
IAG Cargo, created from the merger of British Airways World Cargo and Iberia Cargo, will offer cargo services on a new Iberia route connecting Quito, Ecuador, with its Madrid, Spain, hub, starting Oct. 26.
07 Aug 2013
International Airlines Group reported cargo traffic of 468 million metric-ton-kilometers in July, down 8.6 percent from 512 million metric-ton-kilometers of cargo in July 2012.
02 Aug 2013
IAG Cargo today reported its cargo traffic totaled 2.76 million metric-ton-kilometers in the first six months of 2013, down 8.4 percent compared to the first six months of 2012.
25 Jul 2013
IAG Cargo has added Johannesburg as the third route for its new A380 superjumbo aircraft.
18 Jul 2013
IAG Cargo has broken ground on the site of its new Constant Climate center located at its London Heathrow hub.
10 Jul 2013
International Airlines Group reported cargo traffic of 463 million metric-ton-kilometers in June, down 8.7 percent from 507 million metric-ton-kilometers of cargo in June 2012.
10 Jul 2013
Lufthansa Cargo unveiled plans to boost its freighter network later in the year as the decline in its freight traffic fla
IAG Cargo's new Capacity Guarantee is available for freight bookings under 661 pounds.
02 Jul 2013
IAG Cargo has started offering Capacity Guarantee to customers moving smaller shipments on its Prioritise service, designed for express cargo shipments.
IAG Cargo adds another freight flight on its London-Rio de Janeiro route.
19 Jun 2013
IAG Cargo will offer additional freight capacity between London and Rio de Janeiro.
06 Jun 2013
International Airlines Group reported cargo traffic of 461 million metric-ton-kilometers in May, down 10.8 percent from 517 million metric-ton-kilometers of cargo in May 2012.
10 May 2013
International Airlines Group, the merged British Airways-Iberia carrier, saw cargo revenue decline 7.2 percent in the first quarter from a year ago, largely due to a collapse in traffic at its troubled Spanish unit.
02 May 2013
IAG Cargo will be expanding its per-plane capacity when it adds at least 18 Airbus A350-1000s to its fleet beginning in 2018.
IAG Cargo will add 108 tons of freight capacity to its London-Seattle route.
16 Apr 2013
IAG Cargo will offer additional freight capacity on three new passenger flights between London and Seattle, beginning Oct. 27, 2013.
05 Apr 2013
International Airlines Group, the merged British Airways-Iberia carrier, reported cargo traffic of 499 million-metric-ton kilometers in March, down 7.9 percent from 542 million-metric-ton kilometers of cargo in March 2012.
Colombo, Sri Lanka.
03 Apr 2013
IAG Cargo will offer a full range of cargo services on its new passenger flights out of Colombo, Sri Lanka, starting April 15.
27 Mar 2013
International Airlines Group, parent company of British Airways and Iberia, and Rafael Sánchez-Lozano have decided by mutual agreement that he will step down as chief executive of Iberia and from the IAG board immediately.
14 Mar 2013
Following IAG’s acceptance of a compromise proposal between Iberia airlines and its workers, the airline has announced that unions representing the majority of Iberia’s employees have also formally agreed to back the proposal.
IAG Cargo plane, with personnel on the ground.
11 Mar 2013
Following negotiations between Iberia airlines and its workers, IAG Cargo, created from the merger of British Airways World Cargo and Iberia Cargo, has accepted a compromise proposal...
11 Mar 2013
IAG Cargo will provide additional cargo capacity on flights from Hyderabad, India, to London.
28 Feb 2013
International Airlines Group, the merged British Airways-Iberia carrier, slumped to a pretax loss of 997 million euros ($
26 Feb 2013
IAG Cargo will offer additional cargo capacity to businesses in China via a new passenger service operating between Shanghai Pudong International Airport and London Heathrow, starting March 31.