Air

New Partnership – DHL Express and SmartLynx Malta

DHL Express, the world’s leading express service provider, and SmartLynx Malta announce the signing of a new partnership agreement for the introduction of two newly converted Airbus A321-200 freighters joining DHL’s European air fleet. The new technically advanced narrow-body fleet type is adding capacity to meet the increasing demand for express cargo transportation worldwide combined with further improving DHL’s unit Co2 emissions by introducing the most fuel efficient narrow-body ... [+]

New Rickenbacker pharmaceutical facility

The Columbus Regional Airport Authority (CRAA) has announced plans to develop a new air cargo pharmaceutical handling facility at Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK). The roughly $1.5 million project is being assisted with a $600,000 JobsOhio grant as part of the Ohio Site Inventory Program. "With the ... [+]

dnata stays ahead in keeping cargo cool in Australia

dnata continues to invest in leading-edge equipment to further enhance its pharma handling capabilities globally. The company has added four high-tech 'cool dollies’ to its Australian cargo fleet, becoming the first air services provider to offer a fully integrated, temperature-controlled cool chain for pharma and ... [+]

CMA CGM purchases four freighter aircraft

The CMA CGM Group, a world leader in shipping and logistics, is stepping up its strategic development in logistics by creating a specialized air freight division: CMA CGM AIR CARGO. This move into air freight strengthens the Group’s transport and logistics business, allowing it to offer ... [+]

Delta’s Vaccine Watch Tower

Delta continues to support the global effort to beat the pandemic with numerous successful COVID-19 vaccine shipments within the U.S. These critical vaccines are shipped with the highest priority on Delta aircraft, with the entire journey monitored by the airline’s Vaccine Watch Tower. ... [+]

Antonov safely transports Power Generation Rotor from Ghana to India

Antonov Airlines has safely completed an urgent order to carry a 54-tonne rotor, used in power generation, from Ghana to India for repairs and back to Ghana after repairs. Fellow members of The Heavy Lift Group (THLG), Rhenus Project Logistics USA, chartered the flight to carry ... [+]

Amerijet appoints Chief Commercial Officer

Amerijet International Airlines has officially announced Eric J. Wilson's appointment as Chief Commercial Officer effective February 8, 2021. Wilson will become a member of the executive team leading Amerijet's commercial division. His core focus areas will include sales, pricing, marketing, network development, commercial ... [+]

dnata further enhances safety

dnata has become the first global air services provider to adopt the International Air Transport Association's (IATA) Dangerous Goods AutoCheck (DG AutoCheck) platform for the acceptance of dangerous goods shipments. IATA's innovative solution will help dnata further enhance safety and improve efficiency in the handling of dangerous goods at ... [+]

Kansas City International Airport Statistics

The City of Kansas City, Mo., Aviation Department reports that air cargo tonnages, which consist of both freight and mail transported by air, for all carriers at KCI were up 3.2% in December with a total of 19.2 million pounds handled. Year to date, 198.3 ... [+]

SpiceJet, SmartKargo Renew Agreement for Air Cargo Technology

QuantumID Technologies, Inc. recently announced that SpiceJet has renewed its contract with SmartKargo to continue the delivery of real-time shipment data and innovative air cargo technology that powers key operations for the carrier’s air cargo business arm, Spice Xpress. This comes just as the airline ... [+]