During this year’s peak air freight season, Germany-based logistics provider Dachser, will be organizing weekly round-trip charter flights between Frankfurt and Shanghai using a 747F. Dachser will operate the aircraft, which has a freight capacity of 105 tonnes per flight, within its own network to avoid potential bottlenecks. The company says customers will also be […]
Air Madagascar is considering adding a dedicated freighter aircraft, either a turboprop or a narrowbody jet, to its fleet, according to ch-aviation. Air Madagascar CFO François Marchal said the aircraft will most likely be a converted ATR turboprop or a Boeing jet, depending on the market opportunities for sourcing the aircraft. It would be the […]
Hours after a 747-400 freighter (28026) operated by Miami-based SkyLease Cargo skidded off the runway while landing at Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ), the airport resumed operation following some minor delays. The four crewmembers aboard the widebody all suffered minor injuries and were taken to a local hospital, but are expected to recover. No cause […]
Ukraine-based Antonov Airlines and GSA Aircargonet have co-founded the joint venture Antonov-Logistic-Salis GmbH, Cargoforwarder Global reported. The JV will operate charter flights for certain EU states and NATO members using two An-124 aircraft provided by Antonov. Aircargonet will manage logistics and administrative matters for the JV, which is based at Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ) in Germany. […]
The UK-based aerospace logistics firm B&H Worldwide is opening a new Forward Stocking Location (FSL) on behalf of FL Technics in the Airport Logistics Park of Singapore (ALPS) Free Trade Zone at Changi Airport (SIN). Lithuania-based FL Technics is a global provider of MRO services and operates more than thirty subsidiaries globally. It is a […]
Bangladesh-based Hello Airlines currently operates only one ATR 42-300QC, but is considering adding an A330 freighter in 2019, according to ch-aviation. Hello Airlines also plans to add a second ATR 42-300QC next year.
Nippon Cargo Airlines today resumed operating its route between Tokyo Narita (NRT) and the European airports Amsterdam (AMS) and Milan (MXP). The two European destinations are the fourth and fifth ex-Tokyo routes the carrier has resumed since it was forced to ground its entire eleven-unit 747 freighter fleet back in June. NCA resumed trans-Pacific operations […]