Tag: Pakistan

IAG Cargo transports nearly 3,000 donated cricket items to Pakistan following flooding crisis

IAG Cargo, the cargo division of International Airlines Group (IAG), has worked with the FCDO, England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), Lord’s Taverners, Football for Peace and the Sarwar Foundation to transport nearly 3,000 pieces of cricket equipment into Islamabad. The business has donated cap...

Air Menzies International Expands Operations in Pakistan

Air Menzies International (AMI), the leading air freight wholesaler, has announced the opening of two new branches in Lahore and Karachi, Pakistan as it grows its global network. Both branches are fully operational, with the new openings marking the 25th and 26th locations of AMI globally. The...

Menzies Aviation and Spars Group Build 100 Homes for Pakistan Flood Victims

Menzies Aviation and SPARS Group, shareholders of Menzies Aviation's joint venture in Pakistan, Menzies-RAS, have partnered to build 100 homes in Pakistan following the devastating flooding that has impacted millions of people over recent months. The 100-home ‘Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif Floo...

IAG Cargo supports the transportation of thirty-four tones of emergency aid on flights to Pakistan

IAG Cargo, the cargo division of International Airlines Group (IAG), has donated the capacity to transport 34 tonnes of emergency aid to Islamabad, Pakistan, following the devastating humanitarian crisis caused by floods across the country. A large consignment of over eight tonnes of vital aid wa...

Menzies-Ras expands in Pakistan with new business at eight airports

Menzies Aviation, the global aviation logistics specialist, today announces more than a dozen significant contract wins in Pakistan since it acquired a 49% shareholding in Royal Airport Services (RAS), a leading aviation services business based in Pakistan. Menzies’ acquisition of a stake in Ro...

Gerry’s dnata expands offering; launches line maintenance services in Pakistan

Gerry’s dnata, Pakistan’s leading ground services provider, has expanded its offering. The company obtained Maintenance Organization Approval from the Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority to provide aircraft line maintenance services to airline customers, and now offers a one-stop-shop of groun...

Gerry’s dnata wins multi-year contract with Gulf Air in Pakistan

Gerry’s dnata, Pakistan’s leading ground services provider, has been awarded a multi-year contract by Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain. The partnership will see Gerry’s dnata provide quality and safe ground, passenger and cargo handling services to the airline at si...

Gerry’s dnata achieves GDP certification for pharmaceutical cargo in Pakistan

Gerry’s dnata, the leading ground services provider in Pakistan, has been awarded the Good Distribution Practice (GDP) certification for the safe and reliable pharmaceutical handling services at the company’s state-of-the-art facility in Karachi. GDP is a program focused on systems for wareh...

Virgin Atlantic Cargo to commence new services to Pakistan from London and Manchester

Virgin Atlantic Cargo will commence flights between the UK and Pakistan this Monday, supporting growing trade volumes between exporters and importers in both countries. Flights are set to launch from London Heathrow to Lahore on 7th December, Manchester to Islamabad on 10th December, and London Hea...

Virgin Atlantic Cargo set to launch new services to Pakistan from London and Manchester

Virgin Atlantic Cargo will be launching flights between the UK and Pakistan in December 2020, supporting growing trade volumes between exporters and importers in both countries. Trade in goods and services between the UK and Pakistan is worth some £3.3 billion a year, rising 4.7% year-on-year i...

Turkish Airline to cut freight charges for fruit, vegetable exporters

Turkish Airline General Manager Gurhan Sozen has assured Pakistani exporters of reduced freight charges to promote export of fruits and vegetables to Frankfurt, London and other western markets following a six-month ban on Pakistan International Airlines by European Union Air Safety Agency (EASA) a...

Yuantong Airlines begins regular Kashgar-Karachi cargo service

Yuantong Airlines have begun a regular cargo service between Pakistan's Karachi and China’s Xinjiang Kashgar as the first cargo plane loaded with 9.25 tons of goods, mainly refrigerated sea food, arrived at Kashgar Airport. This is the first international regular cargo route to Pakistan opened...

WACO members join forces to transport replacement jet engines to Pakistan

Dimotrans and WWG Consolidators have transported two turbofan jet engines from Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) in France to Karachi Jinnah International Airport in Pakistan. Pakistan-based WWG Consolidators partnered with Dimotrans in France, after WWG Consolidators won the tender to transport ...

VIDEO: Emirates SkyCargo transports a priceless historical artefact

VIDEO: Emirates SkyCargo transports a priceless historical artefact

Between December 2018 and March 2019, visitors to the Museum Rietberg in Zurich, Switzerland, had the rare opportunity to come face to face with a colossal statue of Buddha more than 2,000 years old. The statue from the Peshawar Museum in Pakistan was safely transported from its home to Zurich ...

IAG Cargo launches new belly route to Islamabad

IAG Cargo will start a new direct belly route from the UK to Islamabad, Pakistan, starting from June 2019. The service will run year-round, three times a week from London Heathrow Airport and customers will have access to up to 15 tonnes of lift per flight. The new service will bolster IAG ...

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