Rickenbacker Airport enjoys record-breaking June activity

Columbus Regional Airport Authority (CRAA) reported at its July 28 Board meeting that Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK) broke previously held records for international cargo in June, reflecting the airport's unique ability to shift gears in response to pandemic needs. In June, Rickenbacker eclipsed all-time records for both international freighter arrivals and international tonnage offload: * 120 international arrivals, surpassing previous record of 109 in November 2018 * 9,123 metric tons (20,267,267 lbs.) of ... [+]

Rickenbacker Airport, Logistics Community responding to Pandemic Demands

As COVID-19) pandemic sweeps the nation, Rickenbacker International Airport and the local logistics community are connecting the healthcare industry with critically needed medical supplies such as personal protective equipment (PPE), gloves, gowns, goggles, masks, hand sanitizer, ventilators and other desperately needed items in the fight against the disease. Airfreight forwarding companies ... [+]

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