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DHL Relocates Minneapolis Operations to Increase Efficiencies

DHL has moved its service center facility in Minneapolis to a new, more central airport location to accommodate increased e-commerce demand. The new facility, located at 1940 Cargo Road, remains on Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) grounds but is now located on the convenient airport ramp, resulting in increased efficiencies and allowing for earlier deliveries and later pickup cutoff times for customers. DHL invested $1.6 million in the new location, which ... [+]

Emir Pineda from MIA latest member to join TIACA Board

Emir Pineda, Trade & Logistics Manager for the Marketing Division of the Miami-Dade Aviation Department, which operates Miami International Airport (MIA), has been elected to the Board of The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA). Pineda started his career as an intern at MIA in 1988 before ... [+]

WFS, Swiss WorldCargo launch New York’s first GDP-compliant airport facility

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS), the world's largest air cargo handler and Swiss WorldCargo, the air freight division of Swiss International Air Lines and one of the industry's leading pharma air carriers, opened New York's first GDP (Good Distribution Practice) compliant pharma facility after achieving certification ... [+]

Atran Airlines optimizes connections

Atran Airlines, the Russian air express carrier within Volga-Dnepr Group, has launched a new route linking Xi'an, China, with Moscow, Russia. The first flight was operated by one of Atran’s Boeing 737-400SF freighters with further plans for Boeing 737-800BCF deployment to be able to guarantee ... [+]

Virgin Atlantic Cargo reports ‘outstanding year’ in 2018

Virgin Atlantic Cargo achieved its strongest revenue performance in the last five years in 2018, as revenue grew 13% year-on-year to £222 million. The achievement was supported by a 6% annual growth in volume to more than 244,000 tonnes, the airline’s best result since 2010. The year ... [+]

AirBridgeCargo Airlines inks a leasing agreement with Sonoco

AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) and Sonoco ThermoSafe, a leading global provider of temperature assurance packaging, have signed the leasing agreement for the PharmaPort® 360 temperature-controlled container. The announcement came during LogiPharma, Europe in Montreux, Switzerland, with positive feedback from more than 950+ pharma supply chain leaders from ... [+]

SkyTeam Cargo Announces New Member Saudia Cargo to Join Alliance as 12th Partner

SkyTeam Cargo, the world’s only cargo alliance, has announced today that Saudia Airlines Cargo Company will become its 12th member effective 15 April 2019. This development will see SkyTeam Cargo significantly increase its footprint across the Middle East. Saudia Cargo and its customers will now benefit ... [+]

Turkish Cargo continued growth in shrinking air cargo market

Turkish Airlines’ successful air cargo brand, Turkish Cargo managed to increase its cargo tonnage by 9.6% in February despite the shrinking in the global air cargo sector. The air freight company steadily continues towards its goal of becoming one of the top five of the ... [+]

ABC Airlines selects Worldwide Flight Services

AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has chosen Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) as its handling partner to accelerate its strategic partnership with Liege Airport ahead of the opening of the first phase of its new dedicated cargo area at the airport at the end of 2019. The cooperation is ... [+]

ABC Airlines increases frequency to LCK; reinforces position in USA

A year after entering the Columbus market, AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) is expanding its scheduled freighter operations at Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK) to twice-weekly frequency, thus doubling its air freight solutions for its customers in Ohio. The carrier introduced Columbus into its global network in April 2018 ... [+]