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Express drives DP-DHL’s first quarter

Express drives DP-DHL’s first quarter

May 16, 2014 at 9:51 am 0 comments

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

May 7, 2014 at 9:04 am 0 comments

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

May 1, 2014 at 10:48 am 0 comments

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

Farnair takes 45% stake in Thailand’s K-Mile Air

Farnair takes 45% stake in Thailand’s K-Mile Air

March 19, 2014 at 12:20 pm 0 comments

Switzerland-based Farnair acquired the 45% stake in Thailandbased K-Mile Air formerly held by Malaysia’s Transmile Group. As part of the agreement, Farnair will place a 737-400F (28492, recently redelivered to Farnair by Aeronautical Engineers Inc) with K-Mile, replacing the carrier’s single 727-200F (22080),which it recently parked. Farnair has long been a turboprop freighter operator, but lastRead More

Transmile 737-200 at HKG

Transmile 737-200 at HKG

March 18, 2013 at 5:44 pm 0 comments

Hong Kong’s cargo terminals are usually associated with large wide-body freighters, but it’s worth noting that several carriers fly narrow-body freighters into Hong Kong, usually carrying express cargo or regional freight. Hong Kong Airlines Cargo, (Shenzhen) Donghai Airlines, Yangtze River Express, and Transmile, seen here, use 737s, while Shanghai AirlinesRead More

Air Hong Kong in Tokyo

Air Hong Kong in Tokyo

February 15, 2013 at 5:34 pm 0 comments

It’s express central at Tokyo’s Narita International, with DHL up front in the form of Air Hong Kong and a trio of FedEx heavies behind (looks like one MD-11F and two 777Fs). The Marroad International hotel, visible in the background, marks this scene as taking place in front of Narita’sRead More