Freighters and converted passenger craft are taking longer to unload than belly freight and some ground handlers are understaffed after furloughs and layoffs in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic.
20 Jan 2012
The recovery in U.S. shipping demand is showing up at Los Angeles International Airport, North America’s largest gateway for trans-Pacific air cargo.
01 Dec 2011
10 Oct 2011
Apollo Freight, a specialist in perishables logistics, has begun construction on a 16,000-square-foot refrigerated center adjacent to Los Angeles International Airport.
29 Aug 2011
Freight tonnage at Los Angeles International declined for the fourth straight month in July, falling 7.3 percent in an accelerating slump in cargo business at North America’s largest Pacific air
13 Apr 2011
Freight traffic at Los Angeles International Airport fell 5.7 percent in February in a new signal that the strong r
10 Jan 2011
Freight traffic at Los Angeles International Airport fell 2.6 percent in November, the first decline the major trans-Pacific gateway has reported in 15 months.
08 Oct 2010
Freight volume at Los Angeles International grew 13.5 percent in August over the same month a year ago, but the major trans-Pacific gateway saw strong signs that the air cargo demand recovery was wani
03 Aug 2010
Freight traffic at Los Angeles International Airport grew 25.1 percent in the first half of the year, but the tonnage growth slipped back in June in a sign that the air cargo recovery is leveling off.