Tag: fish

Etihad Cargo named Center of Excellence for perishable logistics

Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Airways, begins 2020 having cemented its position as a leading international air cargo carrier after becoming only the second carrier to be awarded IATA’s Centre of Excellence for Perishable Logistics (CEIV Fresh) in Abu Dhabi in December. Th...

Emirates SkyCargo flies first salmon shipments as part of partnership with Seafood Souq

Emirates SkyCargo has formed a partnership with Seafood Souq - a Dubai based start-up working on transparent and efficient sourcing of seafood – and has flown its first shipments of Scottish salmon. Early on Friday, 6 September, a batch of salmon arrived in Dubai in the cargo hold of Emirates ...

Qatar Airways increases capacity to Turkey with new Izmir route

Qatar Airways’ first belly flight from Doha to Izmir landed today at Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport marking the addition of airline’s seventh Turkish gateway. Three weekly flights to Izmir will be operated by an Airbus A320 aircraft. Qatar Airways Cargo is a key player in Turkey, providing bel...

Seafood propels Halifax Stanfield to new cargo heights

Canadian gateway Halifax International Airport recorded an 8.5 per cent rise in cargo volumes for 2018 as rising seafood exports propelled figures. The Nova Scotian airport said exports of live lobster – continues to grow in China, Europe and the United States. In 2018, Halifax seafood repre...

Air Cargo Global starts Oslo-Tianjin seafood freighter route

Slovakian air freight carrier Air Cargo Global yesterday (17 January) started a new Boeing 747-440F route between Oslo Airport and Tianjin Airport in China to meet demand for Norwegian seafood. Initially the route will depart twice weekly on Thursday and Saturday, leaving Oslo Airport at 07.15h (...

Emirates SkyCargo keeps the exports flowing from Sri Lanka

Emirates SkyCargo transported close to a quarter of Sri Lanka’s total air exports in 2017-18 including fresh seafood, flowers, fruit and vegetables. According to figures released by the Colombo office of the airline, its freight division transported 27,000 tonnes of cargo from Colombo in 2017-1...

Etihad Cargo increases focus on cool chain with new ‘FreshForward’ product

Etihad Cargo increases focus on cool chain with new ‘FreshForward’ product

Etihad Cargo today added to its growing list of specialised products with the launch of FreshForward - affirming its support for a cool chain industry that is also responsible for importing perishable goods to the UAE. The new product ensures items such as fresh fruits, vegetables, dairy, fish, m...

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