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Emirates strengthens South American connections

Emirates SkyCargo has introduced additional cargo flights to Argentina, Brazil, and Chile to respond to global demand.

As of May 3, Emirates began operating weekly flights using Boeing 777-300ER passenger aircraft to Sao Paulo (Brazil). The aircraft has around 40 tonnes of cargo capacity on the lower deck. The carrier will also operate multiple charter flights to the city to transport medical supplies during May.

On May 5, a charter flight carrying medical equipment, including face masks, arrived in Buenos Aires (Argentina). On the return journey, around 50 tonnes of Argentinian exports were transported to the Middle East, Europe, and Asia.

Emirates SkyCargo also transported flowers and perishables to Europe from Quito in Ecuador. Additionally, special cargo flights that delivered 80 tonnes of medical supplies from Hong Kong to Santiago (Chile) were loaded with perishables and agricultural products for the return journey.

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Volga Dnepr delivers to Dutch Caribbean

June 3 - Russia-based Volga Dnepr Airlines has delivered oversized and urgent medical supplies to the remote Dutch Caribbean islands St Maarten and St Eustatius in response to Covid-19.
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Altius completes Chile shipment

May 26 - Altius has transported two pieces of oversized cargo from Antwerp in Belgium to Mantos Blancos, Chile.
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BBC Chartering introduces Caribbean service

May 20 - BBC Chartering is launching a Caribbean service connecting the port of Houston in the USA with Cartagena (Colombia), Point Lisas (Trinidad and Tobago) and Georgetown (Guyana).
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FOX turbine shipment

May 18 - Freight forwarder FOX Brasil shipped an out-of-gauge (OOG) steam turbine and accompanying accessories from Brazil to North America.
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