Airfreight news – Page 10

  • Geodis charters AN-124 for mask deliveries
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    Geodis charters AN-124 for mask deliveries

    2020-03-31T11:10:00Z

    Geodis has chartered two AN-124 aircraft to operate on a rotation between China and France, delivering millions of masks on behalf of the French government.

  • Passenger aircraft join all-cargo services
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    Passenger aircraft join all-cargo services

    2020-03-27T10:50:00Z

    Etihad Cargo and Emirates SkyCargo are boosting capacity on their freighter services with passenger aircraft.

  • Geodis introduces charter services
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    Geodis introduces charter services

    2020-03-25T14:50:00Z

    Geodis has launched charter services to secure air cargo capacity between China and Europe as well as on transatlantic routes.

  • Saudia Cargo extends services
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    Saudia Cargo extends services

    2020-03-25T14:45:00Z

    Omar bin Talal Hariri, ceo of Saudi Airlines Cargo, said the carrier has taken proactive steps to ensure the continuity of its cargo operations.

  • Volga-Dnepr ready for market challenges
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    Volga-Dnepr ready for market challenges

    2020-03-19T17:10:00Z

    HLPFI’s sister publication Air Cargo News spoke with Volga-Dnepr executive president, charter operations, Konstantin Vekshin to discuss how the group will meet the current challenges faced by the air cargo market.

  • Ceva boosts freighter capacity
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    Ceva boosts freighter capacity

    2020-03-18T13:55:00Z

    Ceva Logistics has chartered 86 freighter flights to deliver parts and supplies to its customers.

  • Kintetsu partners with Chapman for relief project
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    Kintetsu partners with Chapman for relief project

    2020-03-10T14:55:00Z

    Kintetsu World Express, in partnership with Chapman Freeborn, chartered seven Airbus A300 Freighter flights from Dubai World Central Airport (DWC) to Juba, South Sudan, to deliver more than 230 tonnes of aid and relief materials.

  • CLA suspends services
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    CLA suspends services

    2020-03-03T13:25:00Z

    UK freighter operator CargoLogicAir (CLA) has confirmed to HLPFI’s sister publication Air Cargo News that it has suspended operations.

  • Alkhallafi steps up for Emirates SkyCargo in India
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    Alkhallafi steps up for Emirates SkyCargo in India

    2020-02-27T07:25:00Z

    Emirates SkyCargo has appointed Abdulla Alkhallafi as its new cargo manager for India.

  • DSV Panalpina opens China link
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    DSV Panalpina opens China link

    2020-02-26T08:35:00Z

    DSV Panalpina has started operating a Boeing 747-8 freighter three times per week, east and westbound, between Huntsville, Alabama in the USA (HSV) and Shanghai (PVG) to cope with capacity constraints caused by the coronavirus outbreak in China.

  • Airfreight industry responds to coronavirus outbreak
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    Airfreight industry responds to coronavirus outbreak

    2020-02-19T11:30:00Z

    Russia’s Volga-Dnepr Group has operated sterilised charter flights to China to deliver masks, sanitiser gels, pharmaceuticals and medical equipment in response to the coronavirus outbreak.

  • Apache aircraft soars with Antonov
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    Apache aircraft soars with Antonov

    2020-02-18T10:15:00Z

    Antonov Airlines has transported four Boeing AH-64 Apache attack helicopters from Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport (AZA) in Arizona, USA to the Hindan Airforce Base in India.

  • Antonov HQ to take over GSSA role
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    Antonov HQ to take over GSSA role

    2020-02-13T12:20:00Z

    Following the end of the general sales and service agent (GSSA) agreement with UK-based Dreamlifts, Antonov Airlines has confirmed that these tasks will be handled in-house at its headquarters in Ukraine.

  • Dreamlifts ends partnership with Antonov
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    Dreamlifts ends partnership with Antonov

    2020-02-10T11:10:00Z

    UK-based Dreamlifts will no longer act as the worldwide general sales and service agent for Antonov Airlines, effective March 1, 2020.

  • deugro makes urgent Mozambique move
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    deugro makes urgent Mozambique move

    2020-02-07T12:15:00Z

    deugro Italy has delivered 140 tonnes of time-critical oil and gas cargo from Houston, USA to Mozambique.

  • BelugaXL enters service
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    BelugaXL enters service

    2020-01-16T10:40:00Z

    The first BelugaXL aircraft from Airbus has entered service.

  • Harvey soars into EMA role
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    Harvey soars into EMA role

    2020-01-09T12:05:00Z

    East Midlands Airport (EMA) in the UK has appointed Steven Harvey as its vice president of cargo.

  • Atlas signs EL AL agreement
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    Atlas signs EL AL agreement

    2020-01-08T15:30:00Z

    Atlas Air will operate a Boeing 747-400 Freighter on behalf of EL AL Israel Airlines, under an aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance (ACMI) agreement. 

  • Triumph winds down 747 part production
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    Triumph winds down 747 part production

    2019-12-06T11:40:00Z

    According to media reports, Triumph Group is winding down the production of parts for Boeing’s 747 aircraft. 

  • LM-100J receives FAA certificate
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    LM-100J receives FAA certificate

    2019-11-26T11:00:00Z

    Lockheed Martin’s LM-100J commercial freighter – a variant of its C-130 Super Hercules aircraft – has received a type certificate from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).