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Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings announced adjusted net income of US$15.9 million (11.8 million euros) for Q2, compared with US$20.4 million (15.2 million euros) for Q2 of 2013. “We are off to a good start in 2014. Airfreight demand is improving, and we are... Read more
WorldACD reported a robust first half of 2014 for air cargo. June maintained this year’s average with its 4.8 percent volume growth year over year. For the first time in 2.5 years, WorldACD registered a month with a year-over-year increase in the... Read more

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Air cargo markets continued to expand in June for Asia Pacific, according to preliminary traffic figures from the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA). For the region’s... Read more
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Cargolux Airlines will take delivery of its 10th 747-8 freighter from Boeing. The aircraft, named City of Contern, is scheduled to leave Boeing’s Paine Field in Seattle on... Read more
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European airlines are following their American counterparts and cancelling flights to Israel. The European Aviation Safety Agency issued a strong recommendation Wednesday to... Read more
The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration issued a Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) on Tuesday informing U.S. airlines that they are prohibited from flying to or from Israel's Ben Gurion... Read more
Panalpina’s airfreight volumes grew 4 percent in the first half of 2014. The freight forwarder said while rates remained under pressure, it focused on trade lane optimization.... Read more
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In the first quarter of 2014, Singapore ground handler SATS saw 4.9 percent more airfreight year over year. Revenue increased by 0.2 percent to US$435.2 million, and the number of... Read more
Experts from the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) arrived in the Ukraine over the weekend to begin assisting with the official accident investigation into the July... Read more
Cargo throughput at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) rose by 6.3 percent year over year in the first six months of 2014. From January to June, HKIA saw 2.1 million tonnes of... Read more
Aircraft manufacturers reported a strong sales showing at the 2014 Farnborough International Airshow in Hampshire, England. Airbus won US$75.3 billion (55.6 billion euros) worth... Read more
Freight volumes at Leipzig/Halle Airport in Germany continued to grow slightly. Between January and June, 442,109 tonnes were handled, a growth rate of 0.9 percent year over year... Read more
The Ethiopian flower market is blossoming. Between 2007 and 2011, the number of flower stems Ethiopia exported quadrupled to more than 2 billion stems, according to the Ethiopian... Read more
World scheduled airfreight traffic, measured in freight tonne kilometers, is expected to grow by 3.7 percent in 2014, according to the International Civil Aviation Organization.... Read more
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Cathay Pacific Airways will boost its freighter services in Canada with a new twice-weekly scheduled service to Calgary beginning Oct. 17.  The Calgary service will be operated... Read more
IAG Cargo is introducing a Boeing 787 Dreamliner on two North American routes: Philadelphia and Calgary. Businesses wishing to ship goods between these airports and IAG Cargo’s... Read more
Cargo tonnages through Amsterdam Airport Schiphol continued to build throughout the second quarter of 2014, leading to overall growth of 8.84 percent year to date. From January to... Read more

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