3 predictions for air cargo in 2020

Last week, our sister publication Air Cargo World, presented its second annual ELEVATE conference in Miami, providing a deep-dive into how digitalization and innovation are rapidly altering the air freight logistics industry. Trends like the e-commerce revolution, and the subsequent emergence of new players in the logistics space have made modernization central to survival for […]
  • Charles Kauffman
  • October 11, 2017

Where have all the pilots gone

In the last two years, the mood in the air freight industry has become increasingly optimistic. Shippers have stopped hating us, modal shift has reversed, demand growth has returned… So no more worries, right? Well, maybe there is something to worry about. We may have happy customers and full planes, but who is going to […]
  • David Harris
  • April 7, 2017

CEIV – Stakeholders must be honest about their limitations

IATA’s CEIV Pharma program has succeeded in making air freight a less risky proposition for pharma shippers, but, as delegates to the World Cargo Symposium (WCS) in Abu Dhabi learned yesterday, about 25% of vaccines still reach their destination in “degraded condition.” And Andrea Gruber, IATA’s Senior Manager Special Cargo said the air freight industry […]
  • David Harris
  • March 14, 2017

Air Cargo Executives of the Year

Every December, our sister publication Air Cargo World singles out an individual who has had a major impact on the air freight industry during the previous year, and features him as the “Air Cargo Executive of the Year.” In 2015, however, Air Cargo World decided that the award should go not to one person, but […]
  • David Harris
  • December 3, 2015

2015 Air Cargo Excellence Awards Finalists Announced

Air Cargo World published its list of finalists for the 2015 Air Cargo Excellence Awards today. Among the finalists are All Nippon Airways, Emirates SkyCargo, EVA Air, and LAN Cargo. See the full list here here. Awards are bestowed upon the world’s best performing Air Carriers and Airports. A total of nine awards for the top Air […]
  • David Harris
  • January 14, 2015

Air Cargo World seeks out the industry’s Executive of the Year

Air Cargo World, Cargo Facts‘s sister magazine, has announced that it would for the first time name the Air Cargo Executive of the Year in its upcoming Dec/Jan issue. Air Cargo World is taking nominations until Thursday, Oct. 23.
  • JJ Hornblass
  • October 14, 2014

Royal Media acquires Air Cargo World

Royal Media, Cargo Facts‘ publisher and a leading specialized information company, has acquired Air Cargo World from AXIO Data Group, Royal announced today. Air Cargo World began publication in 1942 and today is the leading air cargo industry publication, read by more than 24,000 senior executives on the commercial side of the air cargo industry — at […]
  • David Harris
  • September 22, 2014