Tag: Florida

Volga-Dnepr Delivers United Launch Alliance’s Atlas 5 Rocket for NASA’s Next Mars Rover Mission

On 18 th May, Volga-Dnepr transported an Atlas 5 rocket booster to Cape Canaveral, Florida, for a scheduled mission to Mars. The AN-124-100 ‘Ruslan’, is the only aircraft large enough to carry the Atlas 5, and flew the 32-meter long rocket booster, from Huntsville, Alabama to its final launc...

Delta operates relief flight to Bahamas to aid stricken citizens after Hurricane Dorian

Delta Air Lines operated a relief flight yesterday (8 September) from Ft. Lauderdale International Airport to the Bahamas to aid stricken citizens after Hurricane Dorian and will run more today. Flight 9994 landed at 10:59h at Marsh Harbour Airport to deliver 4,700 pounds of critical supplies. O...

Air Charter Service responds to Hurricane Dorian

As Hurricane Dorian swept along the East Coast of the US this week, Air Charter Service (ACS) has been busy evacuating the Bahamas and Florida, as well as flying in medical aid to the afflicted regions to help those already affected. The 185mph winds have left the Bahamas devastated and now threate...

JetBlue Airways launches cargo service in partnership with Aeronex Cargo

JetBlue Airways has launched a new cargo offering in partnership with Miami-based Aeronex Cargo LLC starting from Fort Lauderdale with plans to roll the service to five cities by the end of this year. Aeronex Cargo is a specialist in delivering turnkey air cargo managed services to low-cost airl...

Air cargo logistics hub to be developed at Airglades International in Florida

Airglades International Airport (AIA) in Florida is to be developed into a dedicated US-Latin American air cargo logistics hub. Private investors will turn AIA from a general aviation airfield into a specialist freight airport, for all-cargo, but with a particul focus on perishables from Latin A...

Rhenus acquires Miami-based Freight Logistics Group

Rhenus has acquired the international freight forwarder and logistics solutions provider Freight Logistics Group which is headquartered in Miami, Florida. Freight Logistics operates its own consolidation hub located near Miami International Airport and has its own offices in Argentina, Brazil and...

VIDEO: FedEx to expand cargo footprint at Miami International Airport

VIDEO: FedEx to expand cargo footprint at Miami International Airport

FedEx Express is expanding its footprint at Miami International Airport (MIA) after property firm Aeroterm revealed it has signed an agreement with Miami-Dade County for the expansion of its air cargo facility. The company holds a ground lease at MIA and leases the facility to FedEx Express. The ...

B&H Worldwide moves into a larger facility in Miami

Increased, ongoing customer demand and forecasted business growth in the US has led aerospace logistics provider B&H Worldwide to move its US-east coast operation to a larger facility at Miami, Florida. Both its specialist warehouse and offices have been moved to the new location which will e...

MIA and Correios launch e-commerce shipping service

Miami International Airport (MIA) and the Brazilian Post Office (Correios) have launched Compra Fora (buy outside) - an expedited shipping service that allows e-commerce packages of all sizes from anywhere in the world to be shipped to MIA. Packages are pre-cleared by Correios, and arrive in Braz...

CAL Cargo flies Israeli lunar spacecraft to Florida

CAL Cargo Airlines has transported the first Israeli lunar spacecraft - the SpaceIL - from Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport to Orlando in Florida utlising a Boeing 747-400ERF. The payload was carried out ahead of the launch of the SpaceX Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station n...

American Airlines helps recovery from Hurricane Michael

After Hurricane Michael made landfall and brought destruction to surrounding communities in and around Florida early last month many American Airlines Cargo employees took it on themselves to find ways they could help their local communities. Most recently, the Miami team partnered with the Ameri...

Ethiopian Cargo launches first freighter service from Africa to Miami

Ethiopian Cargo  yesterday (29 August) launched the first of two weekly freighter flights between Addis Ababa and Miami - creating the first-ever cargo-only route between Africa and Miami International Airport (MIA). The scheduled flights will operate on a route that includes intermediate stops ...

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