Cargo Airport

East Midlands Airport consortium gains UK Freeport status

By Damian Brett

An East Midlands consortium, including the airport, was one of eight companies selected for Freeport status in England. The East…

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Volga-Dnepr Airlines and LEJ set up emergency logistics hub

By Rachelle Harry

Volga-Dnepr Airlines and Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to establish an emergency logistics hub for…

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Vaccine flights: Air cargo swings into action

The number of vaccine shipments being transported by air is gradually taking off as more products are launched and more…

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Work underway on new dnata Heathrow facility

By Damian Brett

Aberdeen Standard Investments’ Aiput fund has started construction of Phase II of dnata City East, a 117,000 sq ft extension…

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SpiceXpress adds Singapore freighter connection

By Damian Brett

SpiceXpress has launched scheduled cargo flights to Singapore as it looks to develop international network. SpiceJet’s cargo arm will deploy…

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Chicago RFD to build second cargo facility

By Rachelle Harry

Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) has started the construction of a second cargo facility in close proximity to the airport. The…

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Setback for Manston Airport cargo hub plans

By Damian Brett

The High Court has overturned a UK government decision to allow the development of Manston Airport into a cargo hub….

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Double-digit cargo growth at Ontario International Airport continues

By Rachelle Harry

Ontario International Airport (ONT) experienced double-digit cargo growth in 10 different months in 2020 – and this trend has continued…

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Stellar year for cargo at Chicago Rockford

By Damian Brett

Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) handled record cargo volumes in 2020 on the back of e-commerce demand. The Illinois airport…

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Cargo growth at Brussels Airport as vaccine transportation continues

By Rachelle Harry

Brussels Airport has highlighted continued growth in its airfreight volumes since last summer, while noting its “significant role” in the…

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