Cargolux considering more 747Fs on higher 2017 results

Last year at this time, the air cargo market had only just begun to recover from its protracted slump. The downturn hit cargo-focused airlines hard, and Luxembourg-based Cargolux was not immune. Even though Cargolux’s traffic rose by 10% in 2016, net profits fell from US$49 million the previous year, to just $5.5 million – not […]
  • Charles Kauffman
  • November 30, 2017


  • Charles Kauffman
  • October 16, 2017

Slot squeeze at Schiphol brings new ABC flights to Liege

Beginning this coming winter, Russia-based AirBridgeCargo will commence scheduled 747F freighter flights to Liege (LGG), connecting airports in Asia, Europe and North America with what could eventually ramp-up to as many as 12 weekly flights. The move to Liege is part of a contingency plan to deal with landing slot reductions the carrier expects to […]
  • Charles Kauffman
  • October 10, 2017


卡塔尔航空首席执行官,Akbar Al Baker,承认订购两架波音747-8的货机的言论被广泛报导。波音拒绝评论此事,但结合卡塔尔航空过去几年非常强劲的增长数据,该笔订单绝非难事,我们预期官方申明即将公布。 卡塔尔航空现有机队包括12架波音777Fs和8架空客330-200Fs,有1架湿租于意大利航空的波音747-400F。此外,卡塔尔航空还订购了4架波音777Fs。
  • Charles Kauffman
  • July 17, 2017