Operators focus on intra-regional flows
The 747-400 freighter fleet of Singapore Airlines (SIA), a key plank of the carrier’s longhaul network, is showing up increasingly at airports around Asia.
SIA’s shifting focus from longhaul to intra-Asian routes reflects the rise in volumes moving within the region. The carrier’s activity mirrors that of other airlines, which are increasingly investing in transshipment efforts. read more
While the economic downturn has, for the most part, receded into the background and business everywhere is starting to pick up, forwarders around the globe are still sorting out the effects of a lackluster few years. read more
Experts weigh in on the airships sector
Call them blimps, dirigibles or zeppelins. Regardless of the verbiage, one thing’s for certain: Airships are a sky staple. With early models dating back to the late 1600s, these aircraft precede traditional planes by centuries. read more