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WorldACD: Trends for the past 5 weeks (wk 19)
WorldACD: Trends for the past 5 weeks (wk 19)

AJOT | May 20, 2022 | Air Cargo | Freighters | By The Numbers

In week 19 (May 9-15), worldwide chargeable weight increased 8% compared with the week before, and the average worldwide rate increased to US$ 4.03.

Airlines’ three in-flight engine shutdowns spark probe in India

Bloomberg | May 20, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Boeing Max faces another China hurdle as airline says not ready

Bloomberg | May 20, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

International Airlines Group finalizes agreement for up to 150 737 jets
International Airlines Group finalizes agreement for up to 150 737 jets

AJOT | May 19, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

• Purchase includes firm order and options for 737-8-200 and 737-10 airplanes • IAG selects the high-capacity and largest 737 citing airplane's additional seats and environmental performance • Fuel efficient family of airplanes will further the IAG´s sustainability goals

Boeing gets boost from IAG with 737 order it dangled for years
Boeing gets boost from IAG with 737 order it dangled for years

Bloomberg | May 19, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

British Airways owner IAG SA agreed to buy 50 737 Max jets from Boeing Co., giving a lift to the beleaguered US planemaker and concluding a widely watched commitment for 200 aircraft originally agreed three years ago.

Cathay Pacific Cargo introduces a suite of Priority options for  time-sensitive shipments
Cathay Pacific Cargo introduces a suite of Priority options for time-sensitive shipments

AJOT | May 19, 2022 | Air Cargo | Freighters

New top tier, First (PR1), guarantees the highest commitment on speed and priority

American Airlines Cargo expands trans-Atlantic capacity with summer schedule
American Airlines Cargo expands trans-Atlantic capacity with summer schedule

AJOT | May 19, 2022 | Air Cargo | Freighters

Daily service to and from ten key U.S. cities will support the European freight community this summer season

Carretero of LATAM Cargo takes over chairmanship of the BARIG Air Cargo & Logistics committee
Carretero of LATAM Cargo takes over chairmanship of the BARIG Air Cargo & Logistics committee

AJOT | May 19, 2022 | Air Cargo | Freighters

• BARIG committee reorganized in the field of air cargo • European representative of South America’s leading freight airline strengthens the airline association’s expertise

Aviation CO2 intensity falls year-on-year, IBA data shows
Aviation CO2 intensity falls year-on-year, IBA data shows

AJOT | May 19, 2022 | Air Cargo | Technology | Energy | Alternative

CO2 intensity per-seat per-mile decreases by 2.5% from April 2021 to April 2022

Spirit Air again rejects JetBlue after hostile takeover bid
Spirit Air again rejects JetBlue after hostile takeover bid

Bloomberg | May 19, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Spirit Airlines Inc. rebuffed a hostile $3.3 billion takeover offer from JetBlue Airways Corp., setting the stage for a potentially contentious vote by shareholders on whether to back a JetBlue bid or stand by a pending combination with rival deep discounter Frontier Group Holdings Inc.

Singapore Air says business travel is climbing its way back

Bloomberg | May 19, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

India’s Go First plans IPO in July as air travel rebounds

Bloomberg | May 19, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Hong Kong Airlines asks pilots to take leave on reduced pay

Bloomberg | May 19, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

China aviation sector lost $12.5 billion in 2021 on shut border

Bloomberg | May 19, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airports

EasyJet bookings pick up ahead of uncertain summer season

Bloomberg | May 19, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Avianca Cargo awards ULD management contract to Jettainer
Avianca Cargo awards ULD management contract to Jettainer

AJOT | May 18, 2022 | Air Cargo | Freighters

Jettainer continues to grow its network in the Americas: the global leader in unit load device (ULD) management and Avianca Cargo have entered into a five-year agreement governing pallet management and maintenance services for the cargo airline. Under the terms of the contract, the Colombian airline, which has its headquarters in Bogota, will receive different pallet types from Jettainer to cater to the needs of its growing fleet.

Biden team eases Cuba stance on flights, remittances, visas
Biden team eases Cuba stance on flights, remittances, visas

Bloomberg | May 18, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airports | International Trade

The Biden administration on Monday said it would warm US ties with Cuba, announcing an expansion of flights to the island, the restoration of an immigration program and more support for Cuban businesses, in a reversal of Donald Trump’s approach to Havana.

SalamAir launches flights to Bursa in Turkey

AJOT | May 18, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

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