Improved runway at LCK opens amid global supply chain crunch

The primary runway at Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK) is now open after completing upgrades that will better serve the expanded operations of the world's largest freighter aircraft, such as the Boeing 747-8F regularly flown by Cathay Pacific, Cargolux and other air carriers.At over 12,000 feet in length, Runway 5R-23L is the primary runway of Ohio's premier cargo airport. Multiple phases of Federal Aviation Administration grant funding supported the improvements including ... [+]

WFS wins tender

Air France KLM Martinair Cargo (AFKLMP Cargo) has awarded Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) a contract to provide cargo handling staff for one of the palletisation lanes at its freight terminal G1XL at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport for the next two years.“This is the first ... [+]

Airport Logistics Group, Inc. implements CHAMP’s Cargospot Handling

Airport Logistics Group, Inc. has implemented CHAMP’s Cargospot Handling solution. The solution will support the ground handling agent’s operations at its Chicago O’Hare base to boost capacity and speed of its cargo operations that service the US air cargo supply chain.CHAMP’s Cargospot Handling is a ... [+]

On course for expansion with pharmaceuticals

Due to the increasing customer demand for temperature-controlled logistics solutions and the increasing importance of the pharmaceutical sector, the CHI Group is realigning its strategy for the product. For this purpose, CHI has strengthened itself with Johannes Fehl as Head of Cold Chain Solutions. Fehl ... [+]

SAL signs agreement with Qatar Airways Cargo

SAL Saudi Logistics Services has signed a cargo ground handling agreement with Qatar Airways Cargo, to provide comprehensive ground logistics support at Saudi Arabia’s main airports, including Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam, and Medina.This agreement is in line with one of the Company’s strategic growth initiatives of ... [+]

ATC Aviation Services rolls out new CargoBooking Solution

General Sales and Services Agent (GSSA) ATC Aviation Service is adopting a new online booking solution called CargoBooking, which automates processes and provides instant quotes. The online solution, powered by Avery Aviation Software, allows ATC customers to book Airway Bills (AWB) and benefit from an ... [+]

Exclusive partnership to promote CO2-neutral power-to-liquid fuel

The two companies Kuehne+Nagel and Lufthansa Cargo have agreed on an exclusive partnership for the promotion and use of power-to-liquid aviation fuel. The logistics service providers have jointly committed to supporting the world's first production site for synthetic crude oil in Werlte/Emsland in Germany by ... [+]

MIC Cargo signs lease at Rickenbacker

MIC Cargo, a portfolio company of Inoa Ventures Management, has selected Rickenbacker International Airport as the site of their first location outside Chicago, leasing a 46,000 square foot facility adjacent to the Rickenbacker International Airport. With the addition of cargo terminal and export screening services, ... [+]

CMA CGM Group Orders Two Boeing 777 Freighters

CMA CGM announced on September 29, 2021 its first direct order for its air freight division CMA CGM Air Cargo. The company is ordering two Boeing 777 Freighters that will support the Group’s expansion into air freight market. These aircraft offer fuel efficient twin-engines with ... [+]

Lufthansa Cargo puts two more Boeing 777F into service

Lufthansa Cargo's fleet has grown by two Boeing 777 freighters. The aircraft have just been registered D-ALFJ and D-ALFK and are based at the airline's home hub, Frankfurt Airport."We are very pleased that we can now offer our customers the capacity of a total of ... [+]