Airfreight news – Page 26

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    Atlas Air posts third quarter loss


    November 3 - Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings posted a loss from continuing operations in the third quarter of 2016, which it attributed to "nondeductible expenses triggered by shareholder approval of warrants granted to Amazon".

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    ABC heads to Heathrow


    November 2 - London's Heathrow Airport has welcomed AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) as its second dedicated cargo-only service.

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    DSV freight volumes grow


    November 2 - DSV's Air & Sea division has posted a 51 percent year-on-year increase in sea freight volumes for the first nine months of 2016, along with an 84 percent increase in airfreight volumes, when compared with the same period last year.

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    Panalpina posts 'stable' figures


    October 25 - In the first nine months of 2016, Panalpina recorded a slight increase in EBIT and consolidated profit, when adjusted for a second-quarter restructuring provision of CHF26 million (USD26.1 million).

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    Nielsen joins Cargolux


    October 7 - Cargolux Airlines International has appointed Chris Nielsen as its vice president, sales.

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    Ruslan delivers to Zimbabwe


    October 4 - Ruslan International has flown a 79-tonne shipment of switchgear equipment from Dubai, UAE to Harare in Zimbabwe for power provider Aggreko.

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    C.H. Robinson in APC buy


    September 15 - C.H. Robinson has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire APC Logistics, a provider of freight forwarding and Customs brokerage services in Australia and New Zealand.

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    LM-100J production makes progress


    September 13 - Production of the first LM-100J commercial freighter is making significant progress at Lockheed Martin's facility in the USA.

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    AirX enters airfreight charter market


    September 6 - Passenger charter airline AirX has taken its first foray in to the air cargo market having acquired a stake in Via Airlines - a Part 121 operator.

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    All change at Dachser Air & Sea Logistics


    August 18 - Effective January 1, 2016, Jochen Müller will join the Dachser management team and will take over from Thomas Reuter as chief operations officer of the company's Air & Sea Logistics business on January 1, 2018

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    Ceva stabilises in challenging market


    August 5 - In its half-year 2016 results, Ceva posted revenues of USD3.23 billion - a 7.8 percent year-on-year decrease, while adjusted EBITA slid 5.8 percent year-on-year to USD118 million.

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    Steder powers ahead in Zimbabwe


    August 3 - Steder Group - member of the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) for the Netherlands, Djibouti and Ethipioa - has coordinated the delivery of power plant equipment to Zimbabwe.

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    DHL signs Madagascan mine deal


    July 26 - DHL Global Forwarding has entered into a three-year global freight forwarding agreement with Madagascan mining enterprise Ambatovy - a joint venture between Sherritt International Corporation, Sumitomo Corporation and Korea Resources Corporation

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    K+N turnover down, profit up


    July 25 - Kuehne + Nagel International (K+N) posted a slight decrease in turnover for the first six months of 2016, while it recorded an 8 percent increase in gross profit to CHF3.25 billion (USD3.29 billion).

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    Panalpina responds to oil and gas slump


    July 20 - Due to the continuing slowdown in the oil and gas business, Panalpina recognised a restructuring cost of CHF26 million (USD26.3 million) in the second quarter of 2016, leaving it with an adjusted consolidated profit of CHF47.9 million (USD48.4 m

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    Bravo orders ten from Lockheed


    July 14 - Bravo Industries, the Brazilian logistics and defence group, has ordered ten new-generation 'Super Hercules' commercial freighters, which it plans to use to reach the country's 'underserved regions' that lack ground support and critical infrastr

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    Agility creates Super JV


    June 30 - Agility has formed a joint venture with South Africa based supply chain management and transportation specialist, Super Group.

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    RiverOak continues Manston fight


    June 6 - RiverOak Investments has appointed a team of legal, aviation, planning, environmental impact and public affairs specialists to support its application for a development consent order (DCO) in relation to the UK's Manston Airport.

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    K+N names airfreight head


    June 6 - Kuehne + Nagel International has appointed Yngve Ruud to its management board to assume responsibility for the company's airfreight business.

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    DHL names forwarding chief


    May 18 - The supervisory board of Deutsche Post has appointed Tim Scharwath to head up its DHL Global Forwarding, Freight division.