Airfreight news – Page 18

  • Antonov extends SALIS contract
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    Antonov extends SALIS contract

    2019-01-11T11:25:00Z

    The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and Antonov Company have agreed a three-year contract extension for the provision of airfreight support for the Strategic Airlift Interim Solution (SALIS) programme.

  • NCA adds 747 trio to Atlas agreement
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    NCA adds 747 trio to Atlas agreement

    2019-01-09T14:20:00Z

    Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA) has expanded its existing operating agreement with Atlas Air to include three additional Boeing 747-400F aircraft.

  • Cargolux adds transpacific service
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    Cargolux adds transpacific service

    2018-12-17T11:20:00Z

    Cargolux has launched a transpacific service between Hong Kong and Mexico City.

  • Koch set to crow for Coyne
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    Koch set to crow for Coyne

    2018-12-12T11:15:00Z

    Effective January 2019, Tristan Koch will become managing director at Coyne Airways.

  • Houston calling for Volga-Dnepr
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    Houston calling for Volga-Dnepr

    2018-12-11T14:15:00Z

    Volga-Dnepr Group has opened an operations base at Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport.   

  • Coffey served at Atlas Air
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    Coffey served at Atlas Air

    2018-12-06T15:20:00Z

    Debora Coffey has been appointed as vice president and chief communications officer for Atlas Air Worldwide.  

  • Expedited freighter delivery to China
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    Expedited freighter delivery to China

    2018-11-27T12:25:00Z

    Volga-Dnepr Airlines has successfully completed the delivery of 21 tonnes of equipment to China on two charter flights originating from Orebro, Sweden.

  • Heavy-duty transport emissions set to decline
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    Heavy-duty transport emissions set to decline

    2018-11-21T15:00:00Z

    Reaching net-zero carbon emissions for heavy industry and heavy-duty transport sectors is technically and financially possible by mid-century – 2050 in developed countries and 2060 in developing countries - according to the Energy Transitions Commission.

  • Volga-Dnepr delivers for GECAS
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    Volga-Dnepr delivers for GECAS

    2018-11-19T16:25:00Z

    Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered two GE-90 engines and accompanying aerospace equipment for GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS).

  • NYK confirms NCA fleet reduction
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    NYK confirms NCA fleet reduction

    2018-11-14T11:40:00Z

    NYK Group, the parent company of Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA), has confirmed that the airline will scale down the size of its freighter fleet to only one variation of Boeing 747.

  • Out of this world shipment for Volga-Dnepr
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    Out of this world shipment for Volga-Dnepr

    2018-11-13T13:35:00Z

    Volga-Dnepr Airlines and Bolloré Logistics have delivered one of the first European Service Modules (ESM) for the Orion space programme, which aims to transport astronauts beyond low Earth orbit. 

  • Bristow in Columbia Helicopters takeover
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    Bristow in Columbia Helicopters takeover

    2018-11-13T13:10:00Z

    Bristow Group has acquired heavy lift operator Columbia Helicopters, in a transaction worth approximately USD560 million.

  • Volga-Dnepr's speedy solution
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    Volga-Dnepr's speedy solution

    2018-11-02T11:50:00Z

    Volga-Dnepr Airlines has handled the urgent transportation of an 8-tonne engine, measuring 3 m wide, using one of its Ilyushin Il-76TD-90VD freighters.

  • Al-Mubarak joins Saudia Cargo
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    Al-Mubarak joins Saudia Cargo

    2018-10-30T10:40:00Z

    Saudi Airlines Cargo has appointed Abdulrahman Al-Mubarak as chief ground handling officer for Saudia Cargo.

  • CLA adds fourth Boeing
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    CLA adds fourth Boeing

    2018-10-25T13:20:00Z

    CargoLogicAir (CLA) has taken delivery of its fourth Boeing 747 freighter. 

  • Pallas set for LM-100J launch
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    Pallas set for LM-100J launch

    2018-10-23T15:40:00Z

    Lockheed Martin has announced that Pallas Aviation will be the first commercial freighter operator of its LM-100J, a variant of its C-130 Super Hercules aircraft.

  • Chapman Freeborn adds Canadian rep
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    Chapman Freeborn adds Canadian rep

    2018-10-19T11:50:00Z

    Chapman Freeborn has launched a partnership with GTA Air Solutions, which will see the Mississauga-based company act as the charter broker’s representative in the Canadian market.

  • Volga-Dnepr delivers for DHL
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    Volga-Dnepr delivers for DHL

    2018-10-17T12:20:00Z

    Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered a 38-ton (34.5-tonne) crankshaft from Mexico to India on its Ilyushin IL-76TD-90VD aircraft.

  • Silk Way adds Tianjin call
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    Silk Way adds Tianjin call

    2018-10-16T12:20:00Z

    Silk Way West Airlines is introducing a weekly service connecting its global hub in Baku, Azerbaijan to Tianjin, China.

  • Turkish Cargo eyes New Airport hub
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    Turkish Cargo eyes New Airport hub

    2018-10-15T12:35:00Z

    With Turkey’s Istanbul New Airport scheduled to open at the end of the month, Turkish Cargo is preparing to relocate some of its freighter operations in 2019.