Air Cargo

Air Cargo

News & Analysis

12 Jan 2021
All Kuehne + Nagel cargo on the air freight trade lane between Amsterdam and Los Angeles will be carried by aircraft flying on sustainable aviation fuel.
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
29 Oct 2012
TNT Express, the Dutch delivery company being acquired by U.S.
29 Oct 2012
Garuda Indonesia increased its cargo volumes nearly 20 percent in the third quarter.
26 Oct 2012
IAG Cargo, the single business created following the merger of British Airways World Cargo and Iberia Cargo, today launched Cargo Connector...
26 Oct 2012
Bradley S. Jacobs is closing in on a goal he set when he took over XPO Logistics last year — raising the company’s revenue run rate to $500 million by 2013.
26 Oct 2012
Asia’s airlines saw a marginal contraction in cargo demand in September, but the pace of year-over-year decline showed some signs of slowing.
25 Oct 2012
FedEx Express has signed an agreement with Shanghai Airport (Group) to establish an express and cargo hub in Shanghai.
UPS driver loading packages on truck
25 Oct 2012
An increase in online shopping is pushing up freight volumes at the nation’s largest package carriers, with UPS reporting stronger domestic volume and FedEx preparing to hire 20,000 seasonal workers to handle holiday shipping demand.
25 Oct 2012
Asia will continue to offer air freight companies the best opportunities for growth, according to Paris-based ECS Group.
25 Oct 2012
U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced Oct. 24 in a Federal Register Notice that it is formalizing and expanding the Air Cargo Advance Screening pilot...
24 Oct 2012
US Airways reported operating cargo revenue in the third quarter, ending Sept. 30, was $35 million, dropping 13.3 percent year-over-year in the same quarter.
24 Oct 2012
Starting Oct. 29, Virgin Atlantic Cargo will offer shippers a same-day service between the U.S. and India.
24 Oct 2012
Unions at Luxembourg-based Cargolux have called for a mass demonstration next month to protest threatened job cuts as Eur
23 Oct 2012
Lufthansa Cargo’s winter schedule will see a major increase in freighter capacity between Europe and the Middle East.