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Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) continued to see upswings in freight in August. Cargo throughput grew by 8.8 percent to 366,000 tonnes. Flight movements had a 4 percent increase to 33,700, achieving a new monthly high for the second month in a row... Read more
The National Transportation Safety board has determined that the fatal crash of UPS flight 1354 in August 2013 happened because the crew continued an unstabilized approach into Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport in Birmingham, Ala. In... Read more

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Global airlines increased airfreight capacity by 1.7 percent, year-over-year, in June, while carrying 0.8 percent more cargo. The International Air Transport Association, which... Read more
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Airfreight growth rose in January compared to January 2013, according to the International Air Transport Association. Global freight tonne kilometers (FTKs) rose 4.5 percent in... Read more
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Delta Air Lines’ cargo revenue was down 5 percent in 2013. During the last quarter of 2013, revenue was steady, decreasing by 1 percent. Delta declined to provide its cargo... Read more
World Airways announced on Thursday that the company operated its last flight on March 26. The company was founded in 1948 and operated cargo and passenger charter flights using... Read more
U.S. Rep. Frank LoBiondo, a New Jersey Republican, today was named chairman of the House Aviation Subcommittee by House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee Chairman... Read more
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A first cargo flight departed Germany’s Magdeburg Cochstedt airport on Dec. 12 following the issue of a freight forwarding license
by Luftfahrt-Bundesamt (LBA), the national civil... Read more
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The past few months have been lucrative for Singapore Changi Airport’s freight sector. The airport, which handled 154,400 tonnes of cargo in September — a 2.2 percent, year-over-... Read more
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A new European cargo airline has been launched. Aerospace One S.A., Greece will offer wide-body freighters for charter or ACMI lease. The fleet, which is already in operation,... Read more
By Adina Solomon It’s Sunday, and Tony Feist talks with a fishing ship captain, who is on a satellite phone in the Pacific Ocean. Feist needs to airfreight parts to American... Read more
Although Air France-KLM’s freight traffic fell 2.8 percent, year-over-year, in June, the drop was less steep than in previous months, according to a press release. The carrier saw... Read more
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August freight volumes dropped slightly for Singapore Changi Airport, with the airport handling 153,000 tonnes of cargo. A 0.9-percent, year-over-year, decline, Changi officials... Read more
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Indonesia’s Lion Air has become Airbus’ newest customer. The airline placed a firm order with Airbus for 234 A320 family aircraft, comprising 109 A320neo, 65 A321neo and 60... Read more
FL Technics, an aircraft maintenance provider, now delivers maintenance services for Sukhoi Superjet SSJ100 aircraft. FL Technics, SuperJet International and the Sukhoi Civil... Read more
Ruslan International carried a power station rotor from Kuwait to Singapore, using an Antonov An-124 aircraft. Loading and unloading the 99-tonne rotor required the use of mobile... Read more
Kuehne + Nagel and Commodity Forwarders, Inc., a perishables forwarder based in Los Angeles, announced the signing of an agency agreement. The agreement between the two... Read more

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