Tag: FedEx

FedEx’s Panda Express transports 3 giant pandas to China

Today, three giant pandas, including 25-year-old Mei Xiang, 26-year-old Tian Tian, and their three-year-old cub, Xiao Qi Ji, arrived in Chengdu, China on a FedEx Express charter flight from Washington, D.C. Working with the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute, the giant ...

FedEx Pilot Leaders Approve Strike Authorization Vote

Last Friday, the FedEx Express Master Executive Council (MEC) of the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA) unanimously approved a resolution setting the stage for a strike authorization vote. Contract negotiations between the pilots and FedEx management have stalled, and no future talks are...

The transport logistic Americas & air cargo forum trade show emerging as the largest logistics trade show in the USA

15 percent more space for more than 200 international exhibitors. The transport logistic Americas & air cargo forum trade show will be held Nov. 8-10, 2022, in Miami and is the largest logistics trade show in the world this year. Around four months before the start of the event, bookings with...

FedEx and Microsoft announce new cross-platform logistics solution for e-commerce

FedEx Corp. and Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced the next solution as part of their multiyear collaboration to transform commerce, supply chains and logistics. FedEx and Microsoft will bring together FedEx network intelligence with capabilities from Microsoft Dynamics 365 to introduce a cr...

Atlas Air Worldwide Announces New ACMI Contract with FedEx

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. announced its subsidiary Atlas Air, Inc. has entered into a long-term agreement with FedEx to provide two 747-400 freighter aircraft on a full-time aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance (ACMI) basis. This new agreement is in addition to the company’s exi...

Delivering cuts: FedEx to axe 6,300 staff in Europe

By aljazeera FedEx plans to cut up to 6,300 jobs in Europe as the United States-based parcel delivery giant completes the process of combining its own operations with those of a former Dutch rival it bought in 2016. FedEx said in a statement on Tuesday that the cuts will take place over 18 mo...

First Ever Purpose-Built Regional Freighter Takes Flight

ATR, the world number one regional aircraft manufacturer, has announced the successful first flight of its new purpose-built regional freighter aircraft. The flight took off at 14:00 from its Saint-Martin site and lasted two hours. During the flight, crew onboard performed a number of tests to meas...

Amazon is rapidly adding planes to its air fleet, inching closer to UPS and FedEx

By Annie Palmer, cnbc The airline industry may be reeling from the coronavirus pandemic, but Amazon’s air cargo business has rapidly accelerated in recent months. Between May and July, Amazon added nine planes to its Amazon Air fleet, “the most it has added over a three-month span since...

FedEx Issues a Statement on Coronavirus

"FedEx is adhering to all regulations and guidelines from government authorities related to containment of COVID-19.  These work and travel restrictions may affect shipments inbound and outbound to and from impacted areas, as well as shipments moving within those areas.  Customers can visit fedex...

Icelandair Cargo’s 3-year partnership deal with FedEx and TNT

Icelandair Cargo will handle all shipments to and from Iceland for FedEx and TNT, following a new three-year agreement going into effect in early 2020. After FedEx’s acquisition of TNT, FedEx and TNT have merged their operations, and aim to expand their operations in Iceland in cooperation with I...

Icelandair Cargo partners with FedEx and TNT

Following a new three-year agreement going into effect in early 2020 Icelandair Cargo will handle all shipments to and from Iceland for FedEx and TNT. After FedEx’s acquisition of TNT, FedEx and TNT have merged their operations, and aim to expand their operations in Iceland in cooperation wit...

FedEx Expects Record Volume Cyber Monday

FedEx Corp. is expecting record package volume on Cyber Monday, Dec. 2, moving more than 33 million packages through our global network on that day alone. The company also expects to more than double its average daily package volume on the two Mondays that follow. The spikes on Mondays are attri...

FedEx Fleet Modernization Continues with Introduction of New Boeing 767F

FedEx Express (FedEx), a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), and the world’s largest express transportation company, is continuing to modernize its European air fleet to improve environmental performance and operational efficiency, with the introduction of a new Boeing 767F cargo jet into its ...

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Cargo Connects at the centre of the aerospace industry

Cargo Connect returns to DWC, Dubai Airshow Site during the Dubai Airshow in November to focus on technology innovations that are disrupting the cargo industry. Taking place on the 18 November, Cargo Connect is bringing together some of the biggest names in the industry with opening keynotes delive...

FedEx Cross Border expands global E-commerce business with New Facilities

FedEx Cross Border, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), announced the expansion of its global e-commerce business to new locations in Saddle Brook, NJ, (U.S.), Fontana, CA, (U.S.) and Venlo (The Netherlands). “This expansion enables FedEx Cross Border to help more merchants reach new cust...

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