Airfreight news – Page 19

  • ABC picks Liège for European hub
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    ABC picks Liège for European hub

    2018-10-11T11:10:00Z

    Russian freighter operator AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has signed a ten-year lease agreement with Liège Airport that will see it set up its European hub at the Belgian gateway.

  • NCA resumes Chicago service
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    NCA resumes Chicago service

    2018-10-02T08:55:00Z

    Japan’s Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA) has recommenced its Narita to Chicago, USA service – the airline’s first transpacific freighter service to resume operation since the grounding of its entire fleet during June.

  • First aid for Antonov AN-225
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    First aid for Antonov AN-225

    2018-09-28T13:05:00Z

    On behalf of Radiant Global Logistics, Air Partner chartered the Antonov AN-225 ‘Mriya’ for an around-the-world mission to deliver emergency supplies to the typhoon-hit island of Guam.

  • RSA inaugurates Dubai terminal
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    RSA inaugurates Dubai terminal

    2018-09-24T16:15:00Z

    RSA National, the joint venture between USA-based National Air Cargo and UAE-based RSA Global, has opened its flagship air cargo terminal, located at Dubai World Central (DWC).

  • Hybrid Air Freighters partners with Columbia Helicopters
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    Hybrid Air Freighters partners with Columbia Helicopters

    2018-09-20T14:35:00Z

    Approximately 18 months into the first flight of Lockheed Martin's LMH-1, the participants in the programme are busy with preparations for the commercial launch of the airship.

  • Silk Way ups China flights
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    Silk Way ups China flights

    2018-09-19T16:45:00Z

    Silk Way West Airlines is to increase its service between Baku, Azerbaijan and Zhengzhou, China from four to six flights per week.

  • Volga-Dnepr will struggle without us, say charter brokers
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    Volga-Dnepr will struggle without us, say charter brokers

    2018-09-18T11:10:00Z

    Leading air charter firms have reacted coolly to Volga-Dnepr’s statement that it plans to discontinue its relationship with charter brokers, predicting that the move could backfire.

  • Air Charter Service open for Swiss freight
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    Air Charter Service open for Swiss freight

    2018-09-17T11:55:00Z

    Air Charter Service’s (ACS) Geneva office has opened a cargo department, in addition to its existing private jet and group travel divisions.

  • Volga-Dnepr cuts out brokers
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    Volga-Dnepr cuts out brokers

    2018-09-17T11:25:00Z

    Volga-Dnepr Airlines intends to discontinue its relationship with charter brokers and has decided to target direct sales instead.

  • CLA expands management teams
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    CLA expands management teams

    2018-09-13T14:00:00Z

    CargoLogicAir (CLA) has expanded its executive and management teams as it prepares to take delivery of its next Boeing 747 freighter. 

  • Antonov tests critical response
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    Antonov tests critical response

    2018-09-12T10:00:00Z

    Antonov Airlines has collaborated with Chapman Freeborn Airchartering and Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL) to test the airborne transport of equipment used by the oil industry in the event of an oil spill.

  • Uni-top adds European coverage
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    Uni-top adds European coverage

    2018-09-11T12:10:00Z

    Uni-top Airlines has introduced a freighter service connecting Liège, Belgium to Wuhan, China, using a Boeing 747-400F.

  • Turkish Cargo adds to network
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    Turkish Cargo adds to network

    2018-09-04T11:20:00Z

    Turkish Cargo has launched direct flights to Kigali in Rwanda and Muscat in Oman from its hub in Istanbul, increasing the number of its cargo flight destinations to 85.

  • Centurion closes its doors
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    Centurion closes its doors

    2018-09-03T11:45:00Z

    The US Department of Transportation (DOT) has revoked Miami-based Centurion Air Cargo’s air carrier operating certificate (AOC). 

  • NCA considers fleet reduction
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    NCA considers fleet reduction

    2018-08-24T11:35:00Z

    Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA) will revise the size of its freighter operations in response to the business improvement order received from Japan’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transportation and Tourism (MLIT) in July.

  • Vekshin steps up at Volga-Dnepr
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    Vekshin steps up at Volga-Dnepr

    2018-08-21T15:05:00Z

    Konstantin Vekshin has been appointed as executive president of charter cargo operations (CCO) at Volga-Dnepr Airlines.

  • Volga-Dnepr inks BRI agreement
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    Volga-Dnepr inks BRI agreement

    2018-08-10T12:25:00Z

    Russia's Volga-Dnepr Group has signed a framework agreement with China’s Henan Airport Group and Zhongyuan Asset Management to strengthen their cooperation through the creation of a trans-Siberian air bridge.

  • Giraffes go long haul
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    Giraffes go long haul

    2018-08-03T08:40:00Z

    In late July, Russian all-cargo carrier AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) moved 66 baby giraffes from Johannesburg, South Africa to Zhengzhou, China via Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport.

  • Mriya's dozen in Bolivia
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    Mriya's dozen in Bolivia

    2018-07-27T11:25:00Z

    Antonov Airlines has transported 12 heat recovery steam generator (HRSG) modules from Chile to Bolivia using its AN-225 Mriya aircraft, on behalf of Hansa Meyer Global Transport.

  • ABC connects to Ho Chi Minh
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    ABC connects to Ho Chi Minh

    2018-07-23T15:40:00Z

    AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has launched a freighter service to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, adding it to its international network of more than 30 destinations.