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Cargo shines in Cathay’s dark first half

Cargo shines in Cathay’s dark first half

Asia, Capacity & Demand, Carriers, Earnings, News August 18, 2017 at 10:16 am

The Cathay Pacific Group reported a net loss of US$262 million in the first half of 2017, down from a profit of $45 million in 1H16, as the carrier’s passenger business struggled in the face of increasing competition from airlines based in mainland China. On the cargo side, however, thereRead More

World’s top cargo carriers in action [VIDEO]

World’s top cargo carriers in action [VIDEO]

Aircraft, Carriers, News, Photos+Videos August 11, 2017 at 10:56 am

To finish off our multi-part analysis of the world’s top cargo carriers in 2016, and to give you some good weekend viewing, here is a series of videos of the carriers at the top of the list. If you wish to read the full analysis, Part I is here, PartRead More

The world’s top 50 cargo carriers

The world’s top 50 cargo carriers

Carriers, Express, News August 8, 2017 at 10:23 am

A year ago, when we looked at the top cargo carriers of 2015, we focused on Emirates’ rapid rise from nowhere to become a powerhouse that dominated the international air freight market. But Emirates does not carry domestic cargo, and FedEx, as it had done for many years, combined itsRead More

近期货机交易实况

近期货机交易实况

Freighters, Mandarin News August 7, 2017 at 9:23 am

AeroLogic从GECAS租赁1架波音777F 这是最近两个月内,第二架从GECAS租赁后投入拉美市场的波音777F。第一架也是由AeroLogic航空(汉莎航空与DHL快递各占50%股份)所租赁。机队扩充后,AeroLogic航空的机队规模达到10架波音777F。 美国康尼航空签收波音1架波音767-300BDSF 这架原属于TUIfly Nordic的飞机,2016年1月曾由DHL快递收购后交付BAG改造,但此后并未投入运营。 另一架波音767-300BDSF交付ATSG 这架原美国航空的飞机,经BAG改造后,交付给了ATSG下属的货机管理部。目前,该部门签收的大多数波音767-300BDSF均交付亚马逊使用(干租),这架飞机注册号为N393CM,而393并不是Prime航空的代码

China Post to establish European HQ in Hanover

China Post to establish European HQ in Hanover

News May 30, 2017 at 10:45 am

Last Tuesday, Stephan Weil, the Prime Minister of Lower Saxony in northwestern Germany, announced that, after discussions between his government and executives from China Post, the logistics company had decided to establish its European headquarters at Hanover’s Langenhagen Airport. Beginning this summer, two freighter flights per week will carry mailRead More

Two 777Fs are all that is left of the once-mighty Air France freighter fleet.

Surging trade delivers broad gains to March 2017 cargo traffic

Airports, Capacity & Demand, News, Traffic April 11, 2017 at 10:58 am

Note — 14 April 2017: This post has been updated to reflect the latest traffic results. Many of the major carriers in Europe and North America, as well as several from Asia, have now reported their March 2017 traffic figures,and  the results are almost universally good. Despite the politically tumultuous 2016Read More

Lufthansa Cargo becomes doubly cool

Carriers, News January 10, 2017 at 9:08 am

Lufthansa Cargo’s Frankfurt Cool Center will nearly double in size, from the current 4,500 square meters, to 8,000 square meters. This is yet another indication of the international pharma market’s growing demand for air freight. At a time when the air freight industry as a whole was chastised for itsRead More

New agreement between Etihad and Lufthansa

New agreement between Etihad and Lufthansa

Carriers, News, Strategy January 6, 2017 at 10:40 am

Etihad Airways and Lufthansa finalized a codeshare agreement, set to begin this month (subject to government approval). The agreement signals a strategic cooperation between two former, and often bitter, rivals. Although initially restricted to the carriers’ passenger operations, the deal may foreshadow future cargo developments. The German carrier will beginRead More