Covid-19

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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KLM deploys custom-made cargo seat bags

By Damian Brett

KLM Cargo is deploying custom-made cargo seat bags on B777 flights as it looks to boost cargo carrying capacity. Cargo…

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Emirates SkyCargo marks a year of PAX-freighter flights

Emirates SkyCargo operated its first passenger freighter flight a year-ago today. The Dubai-hubbed carrier said that on March 16 2020,…

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Air cargo vaccine supply chains yet to take off

By Damian Brett and Roger Hailey

Demand for air cargo services to carry Covid-19 vaccines has yet to reach the levels many expected. Last year, the…

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Cathay Pacific to launch Covid-19 vaccine transport solution

By Damian Brett

Cathay Pacific Cargo has developed new solution specifically for the distribution of Covid-19 vaccines. The airline said its new vaccine…

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The insurance implications for airlines carrying Covid-19 vaccine cargo

By Philip Clayton and Andy Bowman, Willis Towers Watson

In this guest-written article, Philip Clayton and Andy Bowman of risk management, insurance brokerage and advisory company Willis Towers Watson…

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UK-France border reopens but backlog expected

By Damian Brett

France has reopened its border with the UK but supply chain backlogs are expected to continue as trucks take time…

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Supply chains set to swing into action as Europe approves vaccine

By Damian Brett

European pharma supply chains are set to swing into action after the European Medicines Agency approved the use of the…

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‘Unprecedented’ UK cargo charter enquiries as border remains closed

By Damian Brett

Charter broker Air Charter Service (ACS) is reporting an “unprecedented” number of enquiries for cargo flights as France keeps its…

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Lufthansa Cargo launches specialised Covid-19 vaccine service

By Damian Brett

Lufthansa Cargo has launched a new service specifically designed for the transport of Covid-19 vaccines. The airline said that while…

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