Coronavirus

Qatar Airways partners with Airlink to deliver Covid-19 relief

By Rachelle Harry

Qatar Airways has signed a formal partnership agreement with Airlink in which it has pledged to transport 200 tonnes of…

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EL AL sees cargo volumes take off in May

By Damian Brett

EL AL reported an increase in freight volumes in May as the airline transferred its passenger aircraft over to cargo…

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Bin Yousef Cargo charters flights for PPE to Qatar

By Rachelle Harry

Qatar-based freight forwarder Bin Yousef Cargo has chartered multiple Boeing 777-200 freighters for a number of its clients in 180…

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Cargo the highlight for Cathay Pacific in May

By Damian Brett

Cathay Pacific said that cargo was the highlight of its May performance despite a near 30% year on year drop…

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How coronavirus has turned the airfreight market on its head

By Murdo Morrison, FlightGlobal

One of the strangest sights of the coronavirus crisis has been airliners jetting into near-deserted airports, their cabins brimming with…

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‘Nothing off the table’ says Cathay chairman in business review

By Alfred Chua, FlightGlobal

Cathay Pacific chairman Patrick Healy has warned that “tough decisions will need to be made” by the fourth quarter of…

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Cathay Pacific set to receive big government bailout

By Alfred Chua, FlightGlobal

The Hong Kong government has stepped in to provide beleaguered Cathay Pacific with a financial lifeline, as part of the…

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ICAO task force provides Covid-19 guidance for safe air cargo operations

By Damian Brett

ICAO has provided a series of guidelines on how air cargo operations should be carried out at airports to reduce…

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Volga-Dnepr transports ICUs to the Caribbean

By Damian Brett

Volga-Dnepr Airlines has recently delivered eight oversized intensive care units (ICU) supplies to the remote Dutch Caribbean islands of St…

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IATA: Air cargo demand records steepest ever decline in April

By Damian Brett

Air cargo recorded its steepest ever decline in air cargo volumes in April, but a greater reduction in capacity resulted…

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