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Air cargo tonnages and rates are both declining

AJOT | August 18, 2022 | Air Cargo | Freighters

Global air cargo flown tonnages and prices continued their gradual decline in the first two weeks of August after volumes staged a brief and partial recovery in the second half of July, the latest figures from WorldACD Market Data reveal.

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Manitoba sees stars as WestJet announces direct flights between Winnipeg and Los Angeles

AJOT | August 18, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

WestJet today celebrated its newest route, with the announcement of service between Winnipeg and Los Angeles, beginning October 31, 2022. The route, which will operate three-times weekly on a year-round basis, will strengthen integral ties and convenience in transportation between Winnipeg's expanding television and film industry and the esteemed, world-renowned hub of entertainment itself, Los Angeles.

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Jettainer wins ULD management contract from Norse Atlantic Airways

AJOT | August 18, 2022 | Air Cargo | Freighters

Norse Atlantic Airways, a brand-new Norwegian airline, has been taking to the skies since June, connecting Oslo with several North American destinations. Now the network is being ramped up with regular connections from Berlin to New York and Los Angeles.

When are the UK’s next strikes on trains and airlines?

Bloomberg | August 18, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines | Intermodal | Rail

IAG’s Iberia Express crews set to strike as pay talks falter

Bloomberg | August 17, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Saudi Arabia struggles to hire CEO for second national airline

Bloomberg | August 17, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

American Air bets on new supersonic era, orders 20 Boom jets

Bloomberg | August 16, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

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Cathay Pacific adopts new Cargo iQ warehouse tracking milestones

AJOT | August 16, 2022 | Air Cargo | Technology

The cargo carrier is one of the first Cargo iQ members to implement freight into and out of warehouse tracking milestones as key components in improving cargo handling efficiencies

Ryanair ramps up UK October capacity, citing Heathrow cap

Bloomberg | August 16, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Business travel won’t hit $1.4 trillion pre-pandemic level until 2026

Bloomberg | August 16, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

British Airways staff back pay deal, Uber drivers to get raise

Bloomberg | August 16, 2022 | Air Cargo | Freighters

American Air orders 20 boom jets in bet on supersonic comeback

Bloomberg | August 16, 2022 | Air Cargo | Technology

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WFS adds cargo capacity at Heathrow as volumes soar

AJOT | August 15, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airports

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has increased its facility footprint at London’s Heathrow Airport after a 30% growth in volumes in the past year.

Heathrow extends capacity curbs until end of October

Bloomberg | August 15, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airports

British Airways check-in staff back pay deal brokered by union

Bloomberg | August 15, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Malaysia Airlines orders 20 Airbus jets amid travel rebound

Bloomberg | August 15, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

SAS shares jump as Apollo provides $700 million loan to airline

Bloomberg | August 15, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Apollo provides $700 million debtor-in-possession loan to SAS

Bloomberg | August 14, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

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Air cargo tonnages and rates are both stabilizing

AJOT | August 12, 2022 | Air Cargo | Freighters | By The Numbers

Global air cargo flown tonnages continue to remain stable in the last two weeks compared to the preceding two weeks, while the previously reported softening trend of the worldwide average rates seems to have halted last week, the latest figures from WorldACD Market Data show.

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