Post Tagged with: "Air Canada"

EU antitrust fines resurface

EU antitrust fines resurface

March 17, 2017 at 10:56 am 0 comments

In 2015, EU Courts, “on procedural grounds” threw out fines of US$844 million against a handful of airlines for their alleged participation in a cargo cartel between 2000 – 2006. This week the case is back to haunt airlines, with the European Commission undoing its annulment, and reimposing the fines. DuringRead More

Air freight yield recovery on the horizon?

Air freight yield recovery on the horizon?

July 1, 2016 at 10:50 am 0 comments

Netherlands-based WorldACD has released its May report on worldwide air cargo demand (measured by chargeable weight), and to no surprise global demand was nearly flat, up 0.5% y-o-y in May (see the chart, below). True, global-trade growth is still less than burgeoning, but there was some indication that yields are beginningRead More

New Latin Connections for KF Cargo’s DC-10-30Fs

New Latin Connections for KF Cargo’s DC-10-30Fs

April 22, 2016 at 10:09 am 0 comments

Canada-based KF Cargo put two of its DC-10-30 freighters back into operation with the launch of new services to Bogota, Caracas and Lima via Miami. Both Miami-to-Bogota and Miami-to-Lima via Caracas will operate three times weekly. Economic weakness in South America has begun to alter routing and flight schedules inRead More

Air Canada eyes South America-Europe air bridge

Air Canada eyes South America-Europe air bridge

April 15, 2016 at 9:54 am 0 comments

Air Canada is about to begin freighter service to Latin America and Europe. Canada-based all-cargo carrier Cargojet is close to finalizing a deal with Air Canada that, initially, would see Cargojet operating 767-300 freighters on an ACMI basis for Air Canada on routes to South America. Later this year, theRead More

30 Years of Cargo Facts: A New Narrowbody Arrives

30 Years of Cargo Facts: A New Narrowbody Arrives

May 11, 2011 at 2:47 pm 0 comments

In March of 1990, Cargo Facts featured this photo of a brand-new Air Canada A320 in our regular Short Segments section. The A320 was still very new in those days, just two years after its first delivery. The A320 project was launched in 1982 and became the first airliner toRead More