Airfreight news – Page 28

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    Pacific Forum in Polynesian merger


    January 29 - Polynesian Shipping Line (PSL), which is owned by Neptune Pacific Line, has concluded an agreement to merge with Pacific Forum Line (PFL) with effect from January 31, 2016.

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    Iranian JV launched


    January 21 - Following the easing of trade sanctions imposed on Iran, UK based Seafast Logistics and Iranian logistics provider Seven Seas Tehran have partnered up to create the joint venture, Iran Shipping & Logistics Limited (ISLL).

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    Jones steams into Röhlig


    January 8 - Röhlig Logistics has appointed Richard Jones as senior logistics advisor, to assist the German company in the development of its global multimodal services and project logistics activities.

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    New regional director at Cargolux


    December 8 - Jonathan Clark will join all-cargo airline Cargolux as its new regional director Africa, effective February 1, 2016.

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    Lufthansa and ANA expand agreement


    December 2 - One year after its original launch, Lufthansa Cargo and All Nippon Airways Cargo (ANA) are expanding their network joint venture between Europe and Japan by adding Fukuoka and Sapporo as destinations.

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    Cargolux makes deal with unions


    December 2 - Cargolux has announced that a major breakthrough has been reached between the all-cargo carrier and two of the unions representing its crews - OGBL and LCGB - possibly ending a 15-month-long dispute that appeared to be headed toward a strike.

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    Air Partner inks UAE deal


    November 26 - Air Partner has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Air Cargo Integrators (ACI), which will see the two companies work together to develop their freight charter and global airfreight products.

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    Agility growth steady in 'soft' market


    November 12 - Agility posted a net profit of KWD13.7 million (USD45 million) for the third quarter of 2015, which represents a 5 percent increase compared with the same period of 2014.

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    Brunel flies replacement engine


    November 11 - Brunel Project Cargo coordinated the transport of a new aircraft engine from the UK to Russia, where an aircraft had been grounded with an unserviceable engine.

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    Panalpina posts 'stable' profit


    October 20 - Panalpina achieved a stable consolidated profit of CHF69.3 million (USD72.8 million) in the first nine months of 2015, which represents a 9.5 percent increase compared with the same period of 2014.

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    Growth accelerates at K+N


    October 14 - While Kuehne + Nagel's (K+N) net turnover and gross profit slightly decreased year-on-year in the first nine months of 2015, the company's operational result showed a 4.6 percent improvement.

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    Panalpina celebrates


    October 14 - Yesterday, at the UK's Stansted airport, Swiss forwarding group Panalpina celebrated the silver jubilee for the operations of its Charter Network.

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    Logistics Plus opens in Dubai


    September 17 - Logistics Plus has opened a new office in Dubai, the UAE.

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    LoadLine names three


    September 9 - LoadLine has appointed three new members of staff to its team, including Mohamed Joudane as its new airfreight manager.

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    'Steady growth' for Agility


    August 14 - Agility has posted a net profit of KWD13.5 million (USD44.6 million) for the second quarter of 2015 - a 5 percent increase compared with the second quarter of 2014.

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    Qatar adds outsize air capacity


    August 12 - Qatar Airways Cargo has added a Boeing B747-400 BCF (Boeing converted freighter) to its charter fleet, with a second B747-400 freighter joining the airline in October 2015.

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    Profits stabilise at Panalpina


    July 23 - Panalpina has reported revenues of CHF2.94 billion (USD3.08 billion) in the first six months of 2015 - down 8.9 percent over the same period of 2014 from CHF 3.23 billion (USD3.38 billion).

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    PCN duo shine in solar project


    July 16 - Members of the Project Cargo Network (PCN), Grand Arabia Forwarding and Fortune International Transport, have been awarded a logistics contract for the Shamsuna PV solar project in Aqaba, Jordan.

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    Atlas Air adds to fleet


    June 29 - Atlas Air Worldwide is making various fleet update initiatives in response to market demand and customer requirements.

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