April 2024

Alaska Air Cargo targets Los Angeles freighter flights

Alaska Air Cargo is planning to launch freighter flights to Los Angeles – the first time the airline’s cargo aircraft…

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Casablanca could emerge as centre for KMC 777 freighter conversion

Casablanca is poised to become a freighter conversion centre for Boeing 777-300ERs under a venture involving Kansas Modification Center (KMC)….

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US forwarders call for investments not inspections to tackle fentanyl crisis

The US government should invest in technology to tackle the fentanyl crisis rather than require 100% physical inspection of pharma…

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Brussels cargo community teams up for first TIACA BlueSky workshop

TIACA and Air Cargo Belgium held the official launch workshop for the first TIACA BlueSky community. The Brussels community, which…

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CMA CGM switches up fleet plans with four additional A350Fs and an extra 777F

CMA CGM Air Cargo has outlined new plans for its freighter fleet following the breakdown of its partnership with Air…

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Etihad Cargo deploys cool dollies at Abu Dhabi

Etihad Cargo has begun using cool dollies at its Abu Dhabi hub to protect pharmaceutical and perishable shipments when being…

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Hong Kong remains busiest cargo airport as US hubs struggled

Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) last year retained its position as the world’s busiest cargo airport, while US hubs reported…

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New US rules implemented to tackle rise in low-value import shipments

Customs technology provider Hurricane Commerce has warned that stricter customs requirements for low-value imports could result in delays to e-commerce…

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New air charter platform launched to centralise information

CharterSync co-founder Simon Watson has launched a new software that will provide cargo charter firms with operational charter information in…

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Unsworth prepares customers for new UK import rules for EU animal and plant shipments

Freight forwarder Unsworth has been preparing customers for the next stage of the UK’s Border Target Operating Model (BTOM) that…

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Kale supports digital operations at Budapest Airport

Kale Logistics Solutions (Kale) is collaborating with Budapest Airport (BUD) to implement its Airport Cargo Community System (ACS).     The partnership…

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SkyTeam appoints Engelaan as VP cargo

Global air cargo alliance SkyTeam Cargo has appointed John Engelaan as vice president cargo. Engelaan brings more than 35 years’…

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DHL Express adds direct Hong Kong-Australia freighter flights

DHL Express has added a new flight between Hong Kong and Oceania to cater for rising demand. The new service…

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Liebherr becomes P2F conversion distributor for LHColus

US firm Liebherr Aerospace Saline is set to enter the passenger to freighter (P2F) supply chain following an agreement to…

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FIN Logistics joins WACO network

Jakarta-based freight forwarder PT Fajar Insan Nusantara (FIN Logistics) has become a member of global freight management and logistics network…

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Dachser takes majority stake in Dachser & Fercam Italia

Dachser has acquired 80% of the shares in the joint venture Dachser & Fercam Italia, effective March 28. This completes…

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DHL and Prada make fashion greener with SAF

DHL Global Forwarding has announced the first investment of the Prada Group in Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) credits, utilising DHL…

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United Cargo opens Newark Airport facility

United Cargo has opened a 165,000 sq ft cargo facility at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). The extra cargo handling…

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Liege Airport cargo volumes up 16% in March

Cargo volumes at Liege Airport were up 16% in March year on year following increased air cargo demand in the…

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AAT deploys automated tractors for cargo at Hong Kong International

Hong Kong handler Asia Airfreight Terminal (AAT) has introduced Autonomous Electric Tractors (AET) to its terminal in Hong Kong. The…

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