Buss Hansa hinders Hamburg

May 26 - In the first quarter of 2017, the Port of Hamburg's total throughput was up by 1.7 percent at 35.4 million tons (32.1 million tonnes), comparable to the same period last year.

Peking to cross the atlantic

May 26 - Bremen-based Combi Lift has been chosen as the logistics partner of Stiftung Hamburg Maritim (Hamburg Maritime Foundation) for the transport of the historic windjammer Peking.

LM-100J Super Hercules takes off

May 26 - The Lockheed Martin LM-100J commercial freighter aircraft has completed its first flight.

ABC sends telescope to space

May 26 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines' (ABC) has transported the eROSITA X-ray telescope from Germany to Russia in preparation for its launch onboard the SRG spacecraft in spring 2018.

RSS opens sixth facility

May 25 - Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) has opened its sixth UK facility, in Warrington.

Djibouti opens DMP

May 25 - Djibouti has officially opened the Doraleh Multipurpose Port (DMP), marking the completion of the USD590 million project.

Export Credit Norway set to finance retrofits

May 25 - Following the International Maritime Organization (IMO) ratifications of the ballast water and exhaust gas treaties, government-owned Export Credit Norway has offered financing to internation...

Network Airline Management flies for Angola

May 25 - Network Airline Management and TAAG Angola Airlines have renewed their long-term freighter aircraft contract.

Sky Gates gains a B747

May 25 - Russian all cargo airline Sky Gates has expanded its fleet with a second Boeing 747-400F.

Universal transports to Equatorial Guinea

May 24 - Universal Transport has handled the transportation of four passenger bridges from Sakarya Province in Turkey to MengomeyƩn, Equatorial Guinea.

Hapag-Lloyd and UASC complete merger

May 24 - Hapag-Lloyd and United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) have completed the merger between the two liner shipping companies.