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HNA’s Suparna commits to Xi’an and Hahn as air freight hubs

HNA’s Suparna commits to Xi’an and Hahn as air freight hubs

Aircraft, Airports, Asia, Carriers, News August 29, 2017 at 10:57 am

On 28 August, a Suparna Airlines (previously Yangtze River Express, then Yangtze River Airlines) 747-400F departed the central-Chinese city of Xi’an, and headed for Frankfurt-Hahn Airport in Germany, where it landed eight hours later, formally inaugurating the carrier’s newest Xi’an – Hahn – Ordos, scheduled cargo route. Although Suparna, inRead More

Top 50 cargo carriers 2015 – Part II

Top 50 cargo carriers 2015 – Part II

Carriers, News, Strategy, Traffic July 12, 2016 at 10:35 am

Yesterday, in Part I of this analysis of the top fifty cargo carriers in 2015, we looked at the international, domestic, and total cargo traffic flown in 2015 on a carrier-by-carrier basis. You can read Part I here, but today, we dig a little deeper into the 2015 data, andRead More

Freighter fleet expansion projected to continue, new forecast finds

Freighter fleet expansion projected to continue, new forecast finds

Demand for freighter aircraft continues to trend higher, according to an exclusive forecast issued today by Air Cargo Management Group, a leading global consultancy and Cargo Facts‘s parent. According to ACMG’s Freighter Forecast for 2015, the air freight market will need about 125 new freighters per year to meet growthRead More

Martinair for sale? Who will buy it?

Martinair for sale? Who will buy it?

Carriers, News, Premium Newswire, Strategy July 2, 2014 at 10:47 am

Earlier this year we reported that Air France-KLM, which has been gradually paring back its main-deck capacity, was considering exiting the main-deck freight business altogether. The subject was discussed at a AF-KLM Board meeting early in the second quarter of this year, and while no public announcement was made atRead More