Air Cargo


IATA Welcomes Trade Facilitation Agreement

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has welcomed the new the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) which came into force on February 24. This follows the … More ››

Cargo Giant Enables Arctic Engine Swap

The AN-124 lands at Iqaluit.(Caleb Little)

A giant Antonov AN-124 freighter has delivered a new engine to a Boeing 777-300 grounded in Iqaluit, in the Canadian Arctic, following an emergency landing … More ››

San Diego International Airport Unveils Innovation Lab

Rick Belliotti, Director of Innovation and Small Business Development at San Diego International Airport.  (SAN)

San Diego International Airport (IATA: SAN) has repurposed part of its former Commuter Terminal to serve as a space where innovators can conceive, develop and … More ››

Europe’s Airports Welcomed a Record-breaking 2bn Passengers in 2016

Heathrow Finals

The European airport trade association, ACI EUROPE, has releases its full year traffic report for 2016. This is the only air transport report which includes … More ››

Lufthansa Agrees Pilot Pay-deal

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Germany’s Lufthansa has agreed on a pay deal to end a five-year dispute with its approximately 5,400 pilots. The airline has agreed to an 8.7% … More ››

Swissport Awarded Emirates SkyCargo Contract

Emirates SkyCargo 747

Swissport Cargo Services France, a subsidiary of Swissport International, will handle cargo at Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Lyon (LYS) and Nice (NCE) airports for … More ››

Auckland Airport Welcomes Qatar Airways and the World’s Longest Flight

Qatar Airways is using Boeing 777 aircraft on its Doha-Auckland route. (Qatar Airways)

On the morning of February 6, Auckland Airport welcomed Qatar Airways as it launched the world’s longest commercial passenger flight on the Auckland-Doha route. Scott … More ››

KLM Returns to London City Airport

KLM LCY launch 06FEB17

On February 6, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and London City Airport launched a new route between London City and Amsterdam, with the inaugural flight landing … More ››

Loganair Wins Royal Mail Contract

Loganair will acquire more Saab 340 aircraft following the announcement of a new Royal Mail contract.  (Loganair)

Loganair has become one of only two airlines selected by Royal Mail to operate its mail air freight programme which delivers letters and parcels to … More ››

Gatwick’s Advice to BA, easyJet and Virgin Atlantic Passengers on Terminal Moves

Gatwick Airport (J Milstein)

Gatwick Airport is advising British Airways, easyJet, and Virgin Atlantic passengers to check through which terminal they will be travelling, as it prepares to relocate … More ››