Tag: humanitarian relief

Air Partner Cargo transports time-critical humanitarian relief to Gaza

Air Partner's Cargo Division, a global leading full-service logistics provider, completed a cargo operation to transport 92 tonnes of humanitarian relief for people in Gaza, including blankets, fleeces and hygiene kits. The operation was carried out with three flights across three days using an A...

Emirates launches India humanitarian airbridge

Emirates has set up a humanitarian airbridge between Dubai and India to transport urgent medical and relief items, to support India in its fight to control the serious Covid-19 situation in the country. Emirates will offer cargo capacity free of charge on an "as available" basis on all of its fl...

LATAM Group comes to the aid of the people of the Bahamas

Medicines, medical instruments, sanitary and edible items were all part of the 35 tonnes of humanitarian aid transported from the Miami to the Bahamas on the 'Humanitarian Relief Plane' provided by LATAM Group. As hurricane Dorian passed through the archipelago the storm escalated to categories ...

FedEx and Amazon deliver aid to stricken residents of the Bahamas

FedEx and Amazon Air are both operating humanitarian relief flights to stricken communities in the Bahamas devastated by Hurricane Dorian. FedEx delivered more than 56,000 pounds of critical aid and emergency supplies via a dedicated flight, through its relationships with Direct Relief, Internat...

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 Partner flies 400 tonnes of aid to South Sudan

The Freight division of Air Partner has transported more than 400 tonnes of aid to Juba, South Sudan for a national humanitarian organisation. Over three weeks, the air charter company chartered a total of 18 flights from the US to Juba via Entebbe, Uganda. Air Partner transported more than 4...

Rhenus and Wings for Aid join forces for ‘last mile’ delivery of relief goods

Rhenus Air & Ocean and Wings for Aid last month signed an agreement to collaborate over the next two years to explore the feasibility of a strategic alliance for the 'last mile' delivery of relief goods in disaster areas. Rhenus said bridging the 'last mile' in disaster areas that are diffic...

Antonov flies personnel and aid in support of relief efforts in Mozambique

Antonov Airlines has flown aid and personnel from Chalons Vatry Airport (XCR) in France, to Beira (BEW) in Mozambique to assist with humanitarian efforts in the region in the aftermath of Cyclone Idai. In addition to a 65-tonne payload of relief supplies, an Antonov Airlines AN-124-100 aircraft ...

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...

ACS helps fly in more than 600 tonnes of relief to Indonesia

Since the earthquake and tsunami that devastated parts of Indonesia on 28 September - Air Charter Service (ACS) has been busy helping governments and charities to deliver more than 600 tonnes of aid to the country. Over the past few weeks ACS' global offices have been sourcing aircraft to carry r...

Volga-Dnepr charters humanitarian relief to tsunami hit Sulawesi

Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered generators and a water purification system to Indonesia to support the humanitarian mission dealing with the cataclysmic aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami that struck Sulawesi Island at the end of September. The flight was performed by one of Volga-Dnepr A...

Malaysian A400M supports humanitarian relief effort in Palu, Indonesia

The Indonesian Government, the Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) and the Airbus Foundation have been working together to support humanitarian relief efforts in Palu, Indonesia with the deployment of a RMAF Airbus 400M and the distribution of emergency supplies to the city. The A400M, which arrived...

Jet Airways partners with NGOs to provide relief to Kerala

Jet Airways has waived off air freight charges on all domestic cargo shipments of relief material to flood-hit Kerala in India where more than 300 people have died so far. The airline is also working closely with the Indian State Administration and several NGOs such as Resul Pookutty Foundation, ...

VIDEO: Emirates SkyCargo transports flood relief cargo for Kerala

Emirates SkyCargo has carried flood relief cargo of over 175 tonnes to floot-hit Kerala, India joining the UAE community in their support of the people of Kerala. Over more than a dozen flights, the air cargo operator is transporting the relief goods, which have been donated by various UAE-ba...

Hawaiian kicks-off new ATR-72 cargo operations with relief flights

Hawaiian Airlines has launched an all-cargo ATR-72 service between Honolulu’s Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL), Līhu‘e Airport (LIH) and Hilo International Airport (ITO). The first flights of the new freighter operations saw it transport construction and household supplies to sup...

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