August 2020

VIDEO: DSV Canada adds second drone delivery route

By Damian Brett

Freight forwarder DSV Canada has successfully launched its second cargo drone route with Drone Delivery Canada (DDC). The route will…

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Cainiao adds new Singapore and Moscow freighter flights

By Damian Brett

Alibaba logistics arm Cainiao Network has launched new freighter flights to Moscow and Singapore. The e-commerce logistics specialist said that…

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Alibaba set to increase stake in YTO?

By Damian Brett

Chinese e-commerce logistics giant Alibaba is reportedly in talks to ramp up its shareholding in express delivery firm YTO. According…

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IAG Cargo relaunches Barcelona–New York service

By Rachelle Harry

IAG Cargo will offer capacity on services to and from Barcelona and New York City, as passenger operations gradually pick…

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AFKLMP creates vaccine shipment taskforce

Air France KLM Martinair Cargo (AFKLMP) has formed a taskforce to define the steps needed to help ship Covid-19 vaccines….

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IAG Cargo updates its network destinations in Africa

By Rachelle Harry

IAG Cargo has updated its flight network in Africa. The carrier has added Nairobi and Johannesburg as network destinations. It…

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Neutral Air Partner partners with Bridges Worldwide to deliver express solutions

Freight networking group Neutral Air Partner (NAP) is working with Bridges Worldwide to provide international express and courier linehaul solutions….

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Kerry Logistics sees revenue and profits rise in H1 2020

Asia-based Kerry Logistics has achieved increased revenues and profits in the first half of this year, demonstrating its “diversity, adaptability…

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Softbox donates thermal covers to enable pharma delivery to Africa

By Rachelle Harry

Temperature-controlled packaging firm Softbox has donated thermal covers to help facilitate the delivery of medicines to the Democratic Republic of…

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Spicejet operates its first all-cargo flight to Frankfurt

By Damian Brett

SpiceJet operated its first-ever long-haul cargo flight from Delhi to Frankfurt today using its wide-body Airbus A340 ‘preighter’ aircraft. SpiceJet’s…

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Virgin Atlantic Cargo launches operations between UK and Pakistan

By Rachelle Harry

Virgin Atlantic Cargo is set to operate flights between the UK and Pakistan from December this year, after creditors voted…

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AAPA reports ‘stable’ air cargo demand in July

By Damian Brett

Air cargo demand was “stable” in July as manufacturing in the region has begun to pick up, according to the…

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Q7 Air Cargo invests in perishables specialist Airflo

By Damian Brett

Dubai-based logistics firm Q7 Air Cargo is to acquire an interest in the Dutch holding company of perishable forwarder Airflo…

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UPS makes changes to senior management team

By Rachelle Harry

UPS has announced changes to its senior management team. The company has appointed Nando Cesarone into the role of president,…

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Virgin Atlantic Cargo expands in Italy as rescue plan is approved

By Rachelle Harry

Virgin Atlantic Cargo has added Milan as a destination in its network, effective from September 12. The carrier’s new twice-weekly…

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Texel Air welcomes the world’s first B737-700 FlexCombi from Pemco

By Damian Brett

Texel Air has taken delivery of the world’s first Boeing 737-700 FlexCombi from conversion firm Pemco. The aircraft has the…

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Tianjin Air Cargo takes delivery of B737 from Spectre

By Damian Brett

Freighter aircraft lease-finance company Spectre Cargo Solutions has delivered a B737-700BDSF to Tianjin Air Cargo. The freighter is on a…

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GTA dnata to expand operations in Canada

By Damian Brett

GTA dnata has been awarded a five-year ground handling license and will establish operations at Vancouver International Airport (YVR). The…

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DAMCO’s Beirut team back online after offices damaged in Beirut blast

By Damian Brett

DAMCO’s Beirut-based team has restarted operations following this month’s devastating blast at the Port of Beirut, which badly damaged its…

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SIA signs up to help WFP’s troubled Covid air cargo network

By Damian Brett

Singapore Airlines (SIA) Cargo has pledged to carry out freighter flights in support of the World Food Programme’s (WFP) Covid-19…

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