Air cargo

Schiphol reports 2021 cargo boost

Freight volumes grew by 15.7% compared to the previous year at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, following the restructure of its cargo department

Kaddouri to drive Swissport ESG efforts

Nadia Kaddouri has been appointed chief strategy and sustainability officer of ground services specialist Swissport International

Van der walt joins Nexshore board

Nexshore, which powers the OneRecord air cargo logistics data-sharing platform, has appointed Lionel van der Walt to its advisory board

WFS and Polar Air Cargo unveil LAX partnership

Worldwide Flight Services has signed a new long-term cargo handling partnership with Polar Air Cargo at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

Supply chain disruptions hit cargo 

IATA data for global air cargo markets showed lower growth in November 2021, due to supply chain disruptions and capacity constraints

Menzies appoints SVP digital & innovation

Aviation logistics specialist Menzies Aviation has named Filip Nekvinda senior vice president of digital & innovation, a newly created role

Qatar wins Doha live animals certification

Following six months of process and product audits, Qatar Airways Cargo has achieved IATA’s CEIV Live Animals certification

Cologne-Bonn appoints new CEO

The supervisory board of Cologne-Bonn Airport has unanimously elected Thilo Schmid CEO of the German airport

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Singapore Airlines sets sights on A350 freighter

Singapore Airlines inked a letter of intent (LOI) with Airbus for seven examples of the newly launched A350F freighter, plus options for five more.

AirBridgeCargo extends Frankfurt partnership

AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has renewed its cargo handling contract at Frankfurt Airport with Frankfurt Cargo Services (FCS), a subsidiary of Worldwide Flight Services.