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In their long-running struggle over proposed retirement plan changes, members of the German pilots union, Vereinigung Cockpit (VC), have turned up the heat on Lufthansa by extending its current two-day strike for short-haul routes to include long-haul... Read more
Volumes are expected to be robust among Europe’s freight forwarders through next month, according to Danske Bank’s latest European Freight Forwarding Index report for September 2014. Airfreight was the strongest segment mentioned in the report, reaching... Read more

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Two Canadian carriers, Cargojet and First Air, announced Tuesday that they signed a cooperation agreement. Cargojet will assume the remaining lease obligation of First Air’s B767-... Read more
Volga-Dnepr Airlines and Ruslan International have been busy with shipments around the world. Volga-Dnepr delivered a prototype of the Turkish T129 attack helicopter onboard an IL... Read more
DHL Global Forwarding signed a contract with Airbus to provide transportation of A319, A320 and A321 aircraft components and general cargo from the Airbus production site in... Read more
Singapore Changi Airport processed 157,500 tonnes of airfreight in May, a 3.5 percent increase year over year. Flight movements increased by 1.7 percent to 28,930. For the period... Read more
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The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) welcomed the U.S. Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) decision to lift requirements for air cargo screening reports,... Read more
Shanghai Pudong International Airport Cargo Terminal Co., Ltd (PACTL) gained certification according to the Freight Security Requirements of the Transported Asset Protection... Read more
Jan Krems, an industry veteran with nearly 30 years in air cargo, confirmed Wednesday that he will serve as United Cargo’s next president. Krems is now vice president Americas for... Read more
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Chapman Freeborn Airchartering’s subsidiary Intradco Cargo Services will extend its animal transport operations on a worldwide basis. Chapman Freeborn – which completed the... Read more
Etihad Cargo uplifted record cargo tonnage across the globe in April and May, pushing the carrier into the list of top 10 performing global air cargo operators, based on monthly... Read more
UPS named Brendan Canavan, a 33-year UPS veteran, the new president of UPS Airlines. Canavan, 53, replaces Mitch Nichols, who was promoted to senior vice president of... Read more
The Transported Asset Protection Association (TAPA) launched what it calls the most comprehensive supply chain security standards in TAPA’s 17-year history to combat increasingly... Read more
Etihad Cargo announced more freight capacity in Tanzania, Switzerland and the U.S. Etihad Cargo began a weekly freighter service to Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. On the return flight... Read more
Cargo companies at Frankfurt Airport (FRA) founded an association to promote FRA as a global air cargo hub.  Air Cargo Community Frankfurt will represent the interests of air... Read more
CLECAT and FIATA, representing freight forwarders on the European and international level, presented their views on the role of freight forwarders and logistics in intermodal... Read more
Airfreight growth during Q2 2014 is showing solid improvement compared to a year ago, supported by the cyclical upswing in the global economy, but high jet fuel prices and... Read more
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