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Cathay Pacific chief executive resigns amid protest row

By Rachelle Harry

Today (August 16) Cathay Pacific announced changes in its senior management team. Augustus Tang will replace Rupert Hogg as chief…

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Cathay Pacific takes action following China warning over protests

By Rachelle Harry

Cathay Pacific has suspended a pilot who was arrested amid ongoing protests in Hong Kong. It has also fired two…

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Air cargo down again in June as signs of a recovery were premature

By Damian Brett

Air cargo traffic has now declined year-on-year for eight months in a row and signs of a recovery in recent…

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IATA and ATA team up on animal transportation programme

IATA has teamed up with the Animal Transport Association (ATA) to promote adoption of CEIV Live Animals certification to help…

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Demand falls but capacity continues to rise in global air freight market, IATA stats reveal

Global air freight capacity growth has now outpaced demand for the last 12 months, resulting in a freight load factor…

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IATA: airline profits fall further

The March/April Airlines Financial Monitor from IATA notes “a further fall in aggregate profits for the airline industry” for the…

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Cargo iQ makes changes on its board

Cargo iQ, the IATA interest group whose stated mission is to create and implement quality standards for the global air…

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IATA reports another decline for air cargo in February

Air cargo traffic declined again in February as the industry had its weakest month in terms of growth in the…

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AirBridgeCargo reconfirms compliance with Cargo iQ’s quality standards

AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has passed its second audit, reconfirming its compliance with the quality standards of IATA interest group Cargo…

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E-commerce and specialist products can ‘cushion’ air cargo in economic downturns

Growing e-commerce volumes and specialist high value products such as pharma and perishables provide  a “cushion” and “in-built resilience” for…

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