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ATSG reports a strong quarter, will expand owned fleet

ATSG reports a strong quarter, will expand owned fleet

Carriers, News, Premium Newswire, Strategy August 7, 2014 at 10:51 am

US-based Air Transport Services Group reported second-quarter net income up 37.5% y-o-y to $9.5 million, as total revenue rose 8.9% to $189.4 million. Operating income for the quarter was up 27.9% to $18.1 million. ATSG is the world’s biggest lessor of medium widebody freighters, with a 57-unit fleet, including nineRead More

France launches investigation of express companies

Express, Premium Newswire July 21, 2014 at 10:17 am

French anti-trust regulator goes after package delivery companies. DHL, FedEx, TNT, and the UK’s Royal Mail are among delivery firms targeted in by the Autorité de la Concurrence in an ongoing anti-trust investigation of their French divisions. According to a report in Bloomberg, FedEx, Royal Mail, and TNT have indicatedRead More

Freighter conversion – a story in photos

Freighter conversion – a story in photos

Conversions, News, Photos+Videos June 25, 2014 at 10:11 am

In September 1999, Japan Transocean Air took delivery of a 737-400, msn 29487. The carrier, a subsidiary of Japan Airlines, operated the aircraft from its hub in Naha, Okinawa, until late last year when it was acquired by DHL Express as a candidate for conversion to freighter configuration. DHL wasRead More

DHL ramps up 737  operations in the Americas

DHL ramps up 737  operations in the Americas

Conversions, Express, Premium Newswire June 17, 2014 at 9:08 am

US-based Southern Air took redelivery of the second of five 737-400Fs (27674, ex-Malaysia Airlines) it will operate for DHL Express on a CMI basis in the Americas. Conversion of the aircraft to freighter configuration was done by  Aeronautical Engineers Inc at Commercial Jet’s Dothan facility. This is part of aRead More

DHL expands its trans-Pacific fleet

DHL expands its trans-Pacific fleet

Express, Premium Newswire June 5, 2014 at 10:55 am

It doesn’t seem that long ago that Deutsche Post-DHL was at the absolute nadir of its involvement in the US. In an attempt to enter the US domestic express market and compete directly with UPS and FedEx, DHL bought Airborne Express and tried to expand this small, moderately successful low-costRead More

Express drives DP-DHL’s first quarter

Express drives DP-DHL’s first quarter

Express May 16, 2014 at 9:51 am

A strengthening Euro weighed on an otherwise strong quarter for Deutsche Post-DHL. The company reported first-quarter net income up 0.8% y-o-y to €502 million as total revenue increased 1.2% to €13.57 billion. Operating profit (EBIT) for the quarter was up 2.3% to €726 million. DP-DHL reports its operational and financial performance inRead More

DHL’s newest freighter

DHL’s newest freighter

Carriers, Strategy May 7, 2014 at 9:04 am

No, the German express giant has not placed a huge order with Airbus or Boeing. Nor bought some used A380s from Emirates and had them converted to freighters. Nor gone all Amazon and acquired a fleet of drones. But DHL has added a new type to its fleet to getRead More

Atlas answers the big question

Atlas answers the big question

Carriers, Strategy May 1, 2014 at 10:48 am

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings’ first quarter net income was either up 90% or down 60% depending on whether you look at the adjusted or as-reported figures. On an as-reported basis, Atlas saw net income for the first quarter of 2014 fall 60.4% y-o-y to $7.9 million. However, after adjusting forRead More