Tag: Europe

DHL modernises Frankfurt Airport operations with new air freight centre

DHL modernises Frankfurt Airport operations with new air freight centre

DHL Global Forwarding and Fraport today officially began construction of a new air freight centre at Frankfurt Airport to expand and modernise its operations. Tobias Schmidt, CEO of DHL Global Forwarding Europe, and Anke Giesen, Fraport's executive director for retail and real estate, led the cer...

Red Sea crisis sees air cargo volumes surge from Vietnam to Europe

Red Sea crisis sees air cargo volumes surge from Vietnam to Europe

Air cargo volumes surged from Vietnam to Europe last week amid the Red Sea crisis, new data has revealed. Today, Xeneta, an ocean and air freight rate benchmarking platform, has claimed retailers are turning to air freight to protect supply chains and keep their products on shelves amid the ongoi...

2023 was a 'mixed year' for Belgium's Liege Airport

2023 was a ‘mixed year’ for Belgium’s Liege Airport

2023 was a mixed one for Liege, the airport said, with a decline in freight traffic and an increase in passenger traffic. With 1,005,676 metric tons transiting through its facilities, the airport is still in pole position in Belgium and among the European leaders. In terms of passenger activit...

Swissport awarded Cargo Ground Handler of the Year

Air Cargo Belgium has awarded Swissport with the Cargo Ground Handler of the Year Award in recognition of its outstanding performance in general air cargo operations. The company has made a name for integrated cool chain logistics at its Swissport Pharma Centres, where it provides seamless services...

DANX CAROUSEL JOINS FORCES WITH ELECTRON TO DEVELOP ZERO-EMISSION ELECTRIC CARGO PLANE

DANX Carousel Group invests in ELECTRON aerospace to launch Electron 5, a battery-run electric aircraft that will enable zero emission, point-to-point air freight deliveries across Europe   Copenhagen, Denmark, and Rotterdam, Netherlands, Wednesday 26th of July: The DANX Car...

cargo-partner introduces new trucking solution between China and Europe

In response to increased demand in China, the international logistics provider has recently started offering FTL road transport via the Middle Corridor, as a supplement to the existing rail transport services on the Iron Silk Road. The company currently offers trucking services via the Caspian...

Dronamics awarded grant from the European Innovation Council

  LONDON AND SOFIA - 24 November 2022 - Dronamics, the world’s first cargo drone airline with license to operate in Europe, today announced that it has been awarded a €2.5 million grant by the European Commission under the prestigious European Innovation Council (EIC) Accelerator program...

DB Schenker launches its first charter flights between Europe and South America

Taking off this week, DB Schenker offers additional charter capacities across the Atlantic. The new route starts from the Netherlands and reaches Brazil after two stopovers in the USA. In South America, direct connections to Argentina and Chile are available. The weekly freight charter flight ...

Kale Logistics Solutions wins Best International IT Systems provider of the year at Air Cargo India 

Kale Logistics Solutions (Kale) was presented with the International IT Systems Provider of the Year Award at the STAT Times International Awards for Excellence in Air Cargo, in recognition of its digital transformation efforts delivered to the global air cargo community. Kale received the award ...

time:matters expands sameday service between Europe and USA via Paris

More connections for guaranteed freight capacities: Logistics expert time:matters has significantly expanded its Sameday Air service between Europe and the U.S. via Paris. Customers now have access to more than 30 additional direct flights per week between Paris (Charles de Gaulle Airport) and ...

DRONAMICS signs up first German airports

DRONAMICS has signed up its first three German airports to its European network that will see cargo drones fly between them. The company, which is developing drones capable of carrying up to 350kg of cargo up to 2,500km, said the latest signatories mean it now has 38 airports in 12 European coun...

IATA urges EU countries to back air traffic management system reform

IATA is urging EU states to get behind the project to reform Europe’s air traffic management system or watch it collapse. IATA director general Willie Walsh said the Single European Sky (SES) agreement offers a number of benefits, including improving safety performance by a factor of ten, grea...

Volga-Dnepr Group teams with Cainiao for a new cargo route from China to Europe

Volga-Dnepr Group (the Group), one of the leading groups of air cargo carriers worldwide,together with its strategic partner, CargoLogicAir, continues to expand its partnership withCainiao Network (Cainiao), pursuing the growing demand for e-commerce shipments. On July 14, AirBridgeCargo Airline...

United further expands cargo-only operations to key international markets

United has played a vital role in helping keep the global supply chains stable during the COVID-19 pandemic so urgently needed goods can get to the places that need them most. In addition to current service from the U.S. to Asia, Australia, Europe, India, Latin America and the Middle East, we ar...

American Airlines Expands Cargo Operations

American Airlines has expanded its cargo schedule in May to provide 140 weekly flights to 15 cities in Asia Pacific, Europe and the Caribbean, up from 80 flights last week. New destinations include daily flights between Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) and Hong Kong (HKG); and weekly flights from DFW and B...

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