Air Cargo

Air Cargo

News & Analysis

13 Jul 2022
Peak season has begun for air travel between Europe and North America, but forwarders making use of belly cargo capacity on passenger planes do not expect the below-deck boon to last.
13 Nov 2012
Lufthansa Cargo carried 9.4 percent less freight in October than a year ago as the German all-cargo carrier slashed capac
12 Nov 2012
The European Commission has proposed suspending the inclusion of international aviation in the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme...
12 Nov 2012
Emirates recorded a $575 million net profit in the first six months of its current fiscal year, up 68 percent compared to
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12 Nov 2012
Deutsche Post’s third quarter operating profit declined 6.5 percent from a year ago.
09 Nov 2012
Air cargo transportation company Air Transport Services Group recently reported profit in the third quarter was $11.4 million, increasing $16.2 million from last year’s net loss of $4.8 million.
09 Nov 2012
Air France-KLM’s cargo traffic slumped 6.7 percent in October from a year ago as the carrier continued to trim its freigh
09 Nov 2012
The International Air Transport Association urged aviation leaders in the Asia-Pacific region to focus on airport and air traffic management infrastructure to meet the region’s growing demand for connectivity.
09 Nov 2012
International Airlines Group, owner of British Airways, said it plans to cut 4,500 jobs at Iberia to ensure the survival of its Spanish subsidiary and boost the merged carrier’s profitability.
08 Nov 2012
United Parcel Service will defend its planned $6.8 billion takeover of Dutch rival TNT Express at a hearing with European
07 Nov 2012
Frankfurt airport operator Fraport boosted third-quarter earnings by a third from a year ago to 317 million euros ($406 m
07 Nov 2012
CEVA Logistics has opened an expanded airfreight facility at Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur International Airport.
06 Nov 2012
International Airlines Group, the merged British Airways-Iberia carrier, boosted cargo traffic in October by 0.6 percent
06 Nov 2012
DPD, the French express and parcel delivery group, announced a £175 million ($280 million) expansion in the U.K.
Emirates will deploy a Boeing 777-300ER on its Dubai-Adelaide route. Photo courtesy Emirates.
05 Nov 2012
Emirates SkyCargo has launched service between Dubai and Adelaide, Australia.
05 Nov 2012
An increase in online shopping is pushing up freight volumes at the nation’s largest package carriers, with UPS reporting
05 Nov 2012
French parcel and express group DPD has opened a new sorting center in Poland, which it claims is the largest in Central
05 Nov 2012
IAG Cargo has signed a new memorandum of understanding to work with the Global Logistics Network of freight forwarders.
05 Nov 2012
Nippon Express Co., Japan’s largest international freight forwarder, said that its net profit rose 13.3 percent in the fi
05 Nov 2012
Singapore Airlines will further reduce its exposure to weak freight markets next year.
02 Nov 2012
Panalpina Group reported net profit of approximately US$4.4 million for the third quarter of 2012, compared with approximately US$33.7 million in the same quarter a year ago.
02 Nov 2012
Transportation and warehousing employment increased 2.2 percent in October from a year ago, but was essentially flat from the previous month.
02 Nov 2012
Global air cargo traffic grew by 0.6 percent in September from a year ago but was down on the two previous months, the In
02 Nov 2012
Japan Airlines Corp.
01 Nov 2012
China’s sovereign wealth fund has acquired a 10 percent stake in the company that owns
01 Nov 2012
Air France-KLM’s freight losses ballooned to 67 million euros ($87 million) in the third quarter from 37 million euros ($
31 Oct 2012
Germany’s Lufthansa Cargo posted a 52.5 percent decline in third quarter profit but it remains one of the few major cargo
31 Oct 2012
All Nippon Airways Co. (ANA) said on Wednesday that its group net profit surged 61.6 percent in the first half of fiscal 2012, which started on April 1, from a year earlier to $461.25 million.
31 Oct 2012
Air freight movements will more than double by 2031 according to the latest projections by Airports Council International
31 Oct 2012
Japanese automation giant Yokogawa has awarded DSV Solutions a contract to operate its European supply chain operations.<
31 Oct 2012
Cargo volume continues to rise at Dubai International in September.
30 Oct 2012
Royal Mail announced a $120 million expansion of its parcels business to offset declining postal deliveries and keep pace
30 Oct 2012
Nippon Express, Japan’s largest international forwarder, has acquired APC Asia Pacific Cargo (H.K.), a Hong Kong-based lo
30 Oct 2012
Shippers in Asia should expect delays for air and ocean shipments to the U.S. in the wake of super-storm Sandy, which devastated parts of eastern U.S., including New York and New Jersey on Monday.
29 Oct 2012
TPG is reported to have joined the bidding for London Stansted, the UK’s second largest cargo airport.
29 Oct 2012
Heathrow Ltd., the former BAA, increased profit by 9.6 percent in the first nine months of the year as slightly higher tr