I feel like I write this almost every issue — or at least think about writing it — but last month was a crazy month for the air cargo industry. read more
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The humanitarian crisis in the Horn of Africa has brought a wealth of dedicated air cargo carriers to a continent that’s usually overlooked in airfreight circles. read more
In August, Congress passed a bill extending the Federal Aviation Administration’s authorities through September 16, putting an end to a 13-day FAA shutdown that resulted when the original extension wasn’t passed on time. Bill advocates call this latest agreement a victory for the U.S. economy and furloughed aviation employees alike. read more
UPS is charging into China’s interior. At the end of July, it began flying daily with MD-11 freighter aircraft from its European hub via Warsaw to Chengdu in Sichuan province and on to Shanghai, its main Asian hub since July 26.