IAG Cargo reports 18.5% increase in revenues

IAG Cargo announced its 2020 full year results, reporting commercial revenues of €1,306 million over the period from January 1 to December 31, 2020, an increase of 18.5% on 2019 at constant currency.  Overall yields for the year were up 94.6% on the same time last year at constant currency. Sold tonnes were down 34.9%. “In 2020, the IAG Cargo team delivered exceptional results amid a challenging economic and ... [+]

Lufthansa Cargo expands CEIV Pharma-certified network

The Lufthansa Cargo Pharma Centers in Munich and Chicago, which opened in summer 2020, were recently CEIV Pharma-certified. This means that, in addition to CEIV Pharma certification as an airline, Lufthansa Cargo offers an excellent pharma network of 32 stations worldwide. After extensive testing, the ... [+]

WFS joins latest Brucargo ‘Digital Green Lane’

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) is working with Brussels Airport and the Air Cargo Belgium community to help eliminate waiting times for international road feeder services in the latest initiative to support Brucargo’s ‘Digital Green Lane’. Two years ago, WFS was one of the first cargo ... [+]

Boeing re-delivers 50th 737-800BCF

Boeing re-delivered its 50th 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter the week of March 8. “As we reach this milestone less than three years after the first 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter took to the skies, we at Boeing thank our customers for making the 737-800BCF the ... [+]

Delta provides global reach in efforts to end pandemic

Delta is in a unique position to distribute the COVID-19 vaccine on a global scale thanks to its extensive global network, unmatched international airline partnerships and proven ability to safely and effectively transport COVID-19 vaccines. The global carrier is also using its unique Vaccine Watch ... [+]

Lufthansa Cargo posts record earnings

Lufthansa Cargo achieved the best result in its 26-year history in the 2020 financial year. Revenue rose by 11% to 2.76 billion euros, while adjusted EBIT amounted to 772 million euros (previous year: 1 million euros). This corresponds to a margin of 28% (previous year: ... [+]

CMA CGM Air Cargo makes first flight March 8

The CMA CGM Group, announced that its new specialist air freight division CMA CGM Air Cargo is to begin operations starting March 8 with the first Airbus A330-200F cargo flight between Liege, Belgium and Chicago. It will be joined on March 16 by a ... [+]

Dachser USA Expands

Dachser USA, a subsidiary of the global logistics provider Dachser, is expanding its dedicated Frankfurt-Chicago air cargo service with the addition of a second flight, scheduled for the weekday to compliment the current weekend schedule. Dachser USA has been successfully operating a dedicated Frankfurt-Chicago-Frankfurt 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 ... [+]

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 ... [+]

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