Tag: Dubai

RwandAir Cargo expands its network to Dubai and Djibouti

RwandAir Cargo is launching new services to Dubai and Djibouti, both operated by its dedicated freighter B738SF. The expansion is part of the airline’s mission to connect Africa and the world. The new routes will increase RwandAir’s cargo network to seven destinations and support their con...

Emirates SkyCargo expands capacity with delivery of new freighter

Emirates SkyCargo, a leader in the global airfreight industry, received delivery of a new Boeing 777F this weekend. This latest addition takes its dedicated 777 freighter fleet to 11 aircraft. From Boeing’s Paine Field in Seattle, A6-EFT headed to Hong Kong to pick up its first load before t...

Airport Show, to be held in Dubai from 17th May, to showcase latest technology for sustainability and ‘green’ airports

With the Airports Council International (ACI) predicting global passenger traffic recovering by 2023-end to the 2019 levels, airports, especially in the Middle East region, have started sharply focusing on their sustainability and ‘green’ goals. More vulnerable to climate changes than most re...

Emirates SkyCargo responds to growing global demand by reinstating dual hub operations in Dubai

Emirates SkyCargo has announced that it will be reactivating its cargo hub in Dubai South, Emirates SkyCentral DWC, for dedicated freighter aircraft operations from 26 March 2022. The move will mark a return to dual hub cargo operations in Dubai for the air cargo carrier after a period of nearly ...

Emirates SkyCargo welcomes senior delegation from Mexico in Dubai

Emirates SkyCargo welcomed Tatiana Clouthier, the Mexican Secretary of Economy and a senior delegation to its headquarters in Dubai earlier this week. Nabil Sultan, Emirates Divisional Senior Vice President, Cargo met with the delegation and discussed Emirates SkyCargo’s support to Mexican expo...

DIMOS now with its own branch office in Dubai

DIMOS Maschinenbau GmbH, manufacturer of warehouse and industrial trucks as well as system supplier for the air cargo sector, is establishing a branch office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. With this move, the family business based in Peterberg, Germany, is strengthening its local customer and pr...

Airlink Cargo South Africa and Astral Aviation Limited sign interline agreement

Airlink Cargo South Africa and Astral Aviation have signed a broad interline agreement connecting the networks of the two companies. This new commercial partnership is bound to boost airfreight cargo logistics in Africa, providing more options and access to the Sub-Saharan market through the tw...

airBaltic Announces Flights Between Riga and Dubai

By Edward Robertson AirBaltic is to launch its first connection to Dubai on September 1,2021. The four-times-weekly flight between Riga International Airport and Dubai International Airport will be operated on an Airbus A220-300. AirBaltic CEO Martin Gauss said: “Dubai for years has been...

Dubai forms Vaccine Logistics Alliance to expedite global distribution of COVID-19 vaccines through the emirate to developing countries

Under the directives of Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai today launched the Vaccine Logistics Alliance to speed up distribution of COVID-19 vaccines around the world through the emirate. In support of the World Health...

dnata rolls out just-in-time freight handling platform in Dubai

dnata, one of the world’s leading air services providers, has further enhanced operational efficiency by launching a smart, just-in-time freight handling platform across its Dubai operations. A cloud-based platform, Appointment and Dock Management (ADM) ensures improved planning, efficient proces...

Emirates SkyCargo to set up the world’s largest GDP compliant air cargo hub in Dubai for global distribution of COVID-19 vaccine

Emirates SkyCargo is stepping up its readiness to handle the logistical complexities of distributing a potential COVID-19 vaccine globally by creating the world’s first dedicated airside cargo hub for the vaccine in Dubai. The air cargo carrier is taking a global leadership position by announcing...

Emirates launches an airbridge between Dubai and Lebanon

In the wake of the Port of Beirut explosions which have devastated many parts of Lebanon's capital city, Emirates is standing with Lebanon to provide critical emergency relief and aid to the hundreds of thousands of people affected by the blasts. Emirates SkyCargo plans to ramp up its freighter ope...

dnata supports global relief efforts of the International Humanitarian City

dnata, one of the world's largest air services providers, has donated three pieces of cargo handling equipment to Dubai-based International Humanitarian City (IHC), the largest humanitarian hub in the world, to support the organisation in facilitating rapid relief and first responses to crises, inc...

Emirates SkyCargo dials up focus on safety

With the rapid scaling up of its cargo network to close to 60 destinations across the world, Emirates SkyCargo is taking additional measures to ensure the safety of its employees and operations during the Covid-19 pandemic. Watch a video that outlines Emirates SkyCargo’s safety measures. Si...

Dnata becomes a full member of Cargo iQ

Global air services provider dnata has joined Cargo iQ as a full member to benefit from the extensive knowledge and expertise that membership brings. The Dubai-headquartered ground handler’s stations in the UK and the Netherlands were previously members on an individual basis. dnata’s glo...

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