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India limits non-scheduled freighter flights to six airports

By Damian Brett

India’s Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has limited non-scheduled and ad hoc cargo flights by foreign carriers to six…

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Air cargo not yet prepared for Covid-19 vaccine

By Damian Brett

A survey of air cargo stakeholders has found that only 28% of the sector feels well prepared for a Covid-19…

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Row erupts over post-Brexit border delays

By Damian Brett

UK hauliers have been warned to expect delays of up to two days and queues of up to 7,000 trucks…

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UK forwarders concerned about the end of EU transition period

By Damian Brett

UK forwarders have significant reservations over whether they will have the capacity to handle major changes to the UK’s trading…

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ICAO and UPU urge governments to support air cargo

By Damian Brett

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and the Universal Postal Union (UPU) have urged governments to support the air cargo…

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Emirates SkyCargo creates emergency air bridge to deliver aid in Beirut

By Rachelle Harry

Emirates SkyCargo has created an air bridge between Dubai and Lebanon to enable it to provide rapid humanitarian relief, on…

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FTA to become Logistics UK later this month

By Damian Brett

UK supply chain group the Freight Transport Association has officially changed its name to Logistics UK. The group first announced…

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LATAM completes first of 42 Brazilian government cargo flights

By Damian Brett

LATAM has completed the first of 42 fights carrying medical masks acquired by Brazil’s Ministry of Health. The first batch…

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E-commerce faces tough cargo capacity shortage because of bellyhold reliance

By Damian Brett

IATA and the Universal Postal Union (UPU) have warned that the e-commerce sector is facing a shortage of air cargo…

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Failure to extend Brexit talks ‘very risky’, say UK forwarders

By Damian Brett

UK freight forwarder association BIFA has said that the government’s refusal to extend trade deal talks with the European Union…

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