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WestJet Cargo and the GTA Group announce partnership expansion to better serve Canada’s express cargo market

WestJet Cargo and the GTA Group today announced a long-term partnership that will support the expansion and growth of domestic cargo opportunities for both businesses. Beginning in 2022, WestJet Cargo will partner with the GTA Group to increase shipping capacity using four dedicated 737-800NG freighters operated by WestJet, to fulfill overnight express cargo service out […]

Lufthansa Cargo launches new medium-haul network with A321 freighters

A321F to complement freighter network on medium-haul destinations starting in March From March 1, Lufthansa Cargo customers will also be able to book their cargo on converted A321 medium-haul freighters. With the start of operations on March 15, Lufthansa Cargo will gradually complement the global route network with Istanbul (IST), Tel Aviv (TLV), Malta (MLA), […]

AirAsia X partners with GEODIS, strengthens its Asia Pacific logistics footprint in a rapid turnaround post restructuring

AirAsia X (AAX) today announced a major new air logistics partnership with global leading transport and logistics provider GEODIS, providing additional cargo capacity and boosting revenue during the downtime in commercial flying. This agreement is set to run for an initial period of six months commencing from 20th January 2022 with further extensions to be […]

Emirates SkyCargo receives award for pharma cool chain capabilities

Emirates SkyCargo has been named as the ‘Safest Global Airline Partner’ for the year 2021 for the transportation of temperature sensitive pharmaceutical shipments by SkyCell, one of the leading global manufacturers of specialised containers for the transportation of sensitive pharmaceuticals by air. The title was awarded to Emirates on the basis of SkyCell’s global shipment […]

Qatar Airways Cargo to insource Spain operations from 1 February 2022

Qatar Airways Cargo has successfully been represented by GSA, ATC Aviation Services, S.L., in Spain since 2005. Thanks to their dedicated efforts, its Spanish operations are now ready to fly under the airline’s own flag. Qatar Airways Cargo is insourcing its entire commercial operation in Spain as per the 01st of February 2022. In view […]

Cargolux Selects IBS Software’s iCargo solution as next generation Cargo Management System

IBS Software has signed a strategic long-term deal with Cargolux, Europe’s No. 1 all-cargo airline, for the replacement of its cargo management system. Cargolux will deploy IBS Software’s iCargo SaaS solution to transform and manage its global air cargo business.  The iCargo implementation will enable Cargolux to further deliver and improve services and streamline customer […]

Air Canada’s First Boeing 767-300ER Freighter Enters Service

Air Canada’s first dedicated Boeing 767-300ER freighter aircraft was put into service on 9th December, and operated its inaugural flight from Toronto to Vancouver. Originally scheduled to first fly to Frankfurt, Air Canada Cargo deployed the aircraft early to provide capacity where needed. “Our first freighter is being deployed earlier than initially planned in order […]

Aeromexico Exceeds 400 Exclusive Cargo Flights

• Aeromexico flight No. 401 departed from Mexico City to Hong Kong. • More than 10,000 tons have been transported to 18 countries, traveling nearly 11 million kilometers. Aeromexico flight No. 401 departed from Mexico City to Hong Kong. As a result of the global pandemic, Aeromexico has deployed its talent and infrastructure to operate […]

To Russia with love: Emirates SkyCargo helps UAE company export premium oysters to Moscow

Every day, Emirates SkyCargo transports between 500 and 700 tonnes of food items ranging from fresh fruits and vegetables to gourmet ice creams and cheeses on its flights around the world. Over the last one year, the cargo division of Emirates airline has been transporting a new home-grown delicacy from the UAE to some of […]