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Transpacific airfreight rates breach $5 per kg mark in November

Airfreight rates continued to steadily rise in November as the peak season rolled in, with prices on the transpacific trade…

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European shippers fight to ensure new tax does not stifle green efforts

Lobbying against a sustainability tax is already a moral minefield if you represent logistics providers, as you are by definition…

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Sales binges provide opportunities for airfreight

This past extended weekend’s numerous sales events appear to have been the biggest ever, if reports from retail giant Amazon…

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E-freight and the e-AWB: How much longer can we wait for full implementation?

UK freight forwarder Gerry Burgin, with some 58 years in the air cargo business, is still passionate about airfreight digitalisation…

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US cargo pilots reveal dissatisfaction in latest union survey

A survey carried out by a pilot union shows that more than 60% of respondents working for Atlas Air Worldwide…

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Atlas signs pilot agreement with Ameriflight while unions continue to warn of staff shortages

Atlas Air and Southern Air have entered into a pilot pathway agreement with Ameriflight that guarantees qualified pilots from the…

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Amazon takes delivery of final freighter and reports suggest it could be looking for more

Atlas Air has delivered its twentieth and final freighter to Amazon as part of its deal to operate a dedicated…

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ATSG completes Omni Air acquisition

ATSG has completed the previously announced acquisition of Omni Air International LLC (Omni Air), a passenger ACMI and charter services…

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JD.com launches dedicated air cargo operation to increase delivery speed

E-commerce company JD.com has added a dedicated air cargo operation through Tianjin Air Cargo freighter as it continues to expand…

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E-commerce drives plans for new logistics centre at Doncaster airport

A planning application has been submitted to develop a logistics and advanced manufacturing centre on land adjacent to Doncaster Sheffield…

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