Post Tagged with: "China Southern"

Overheard at Cargo Facts Asia

Overheard at Cargo Facts Asia

Aircraft, Asia, Carriers, Conversions, News May 18, 2017 at 10:04 am

SHANGHAI – A record crowd of senior executives from all links in the air cargo supply chain gathered at the Grand Hyatt in Shanghai late last month for Cargo Facts Asia 2017 – the sixth annual presentation of what is now undeniably the region’s premier industry event. After five yearsRead More

China Southern reported a solid increase in September traffic.

Air China Cargo and China Southern Cargo to merge?

Asia, Carriers, News May 10, 2017 at 11:00 am

As the Chinese Government moves to pare down its outlays on state-owned behemoths, it has been widely reported that the cargo and logistics operations of Beijing-based Air China and Guangzhou-based China Southern will be divested and merged into a single entity. Sources quoted in Bloomberg have even identified potential investorsRead More

Air France, China Southern, and the future of alliances

Air France, China Southern, and the future of alliances

Carriers, Premium Newswire, Strategy October 8, 2015 at 10:51 am

Back in the dim and distant past, two of the world’s biggest cargo carriers, one in North America, one in Europe, worked out a partnership that benefited  both. Northwest Airlines is long gone, subsumed into Delta Air Lines, but once upon a time it operated fourteen 747-200 Freighters. Netherlands-based KLM,Read More

Not much good news in early August data

Not much good news in early August data

Airports, Capacity & Demand, Carriers, News, Traffic September 14, 2015 at 10:53 am

As the world’s big cargo carriers and handlers begin to report their August cargo results, there is little to cheer about. When more data is available, we will publish our usual detailed monthly analysis, but from what we have seen so far we would not be surprised if IATA andRead More

China Southern enters the e-commerce arena

China Southern enters the e-commerce arena

Asia, Carriers, Express, News, Strategy September 8, 2015 at 8:23 am

Guangzhou-based China Southern Airlines this week launched a cross-border e-commerce platform under the name Southern Cross-Border Purchase. This is not a service offered by the airline to carry packages for the likes of Alibaba or Amazon, but rather an in-house e-commerce business aimed at Chinese consumers who wish to buyRead More

GAMECO will be PEMCO's third conversion center in China.

GAMECO to convert prototype A321 for PACAVI

Asia, Conversions, Premium Newswire May 13, 2015 at 10:02 am

Aircraft management and engineering company PACAVI and Guangzhou-based MRO GAMECO expanded their strategic partnership, saying that GAMECO would perform passenger-to-freighter conversion of PACAVI’s first A321 Freighter LITE, with work to commence “no later than the fourth quarter of 2015.” In January of this year HAITEC began conversion of PACAVI’s prototypeRead More

One hundred 777 Freighters

One hundred 777 Freighters

Aircraft, Carriers, News, Premium Newswire January 28, 2015 at 9:55 am

Boeing has now delivered one hundred 777 Freighters. Just over a week ago, on 15 January, China Southern Airlines took delivery of the ninth of twelve 777Fs (41634) it has on order with Boeing. While the manufacturer does not seem to have made any effort to publicize the event, it wasRead More

Record cargo volume at Guangzhou Airport

Record cargo volume at Guangzhou Airport

Airports, Carriers, Express, News, Premium Newswire, Traffic January 22, 2015 at 9:41 am

Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN) reported its 2014 cargo handle up 11.2% to 1.47 million tonnes. Guangzhou’s 2013 handle of 1.31 million tonnes made it the fourth-busiest cargo airport in China in 2013, behind Hong Kong (4.22 million tonnes), Shanghai Pudong (2.93 million tonnes), and Beijing (1.84 million tonnes), andRead More