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American Airlines Cargo appoints new EMEA sales director
American Airlines Cargo appoints new EMEA sales director

AJOT | June 15, 2022 | People | Appointments | Air Cargo | Airlines

American Airlines Cargo has appointed Emma Oliver to the role of Director, Cargo Sales Europe, Africa & Middle East (EMEA) and Asia Pacific (APAC).

United announces agreement with CO2 utilization company Dimensional Energy
United announces agreement with CO2 utilization company Dimensional Energy

AJOT | June 15, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Dimensional Energy combines revolutionary carbon utilization technology with a century-old process, repurposing it to make sustainable aviation fuel

Cathay plans hiring spree to prepare for Hong Kong travel bounce

Bloomberg | June 15, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Cathay Pacific studying new aircraft order for regional routes

Bloomberg | June 15, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Swiss airspace reopens after air traffic control malfunction

Bloomberg | June 15, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airports

BA says 3,000 hires stuck in system as UK travel chaos continues
BA says 3,000 hires stuck in system as UK travel chaos continues

Bloomberg | June 14, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

British Airways has around 3,000 potential recruits stuck in background checks that are taking up to four months, it said at a parliamentary hearing into the travel chaos gripping UK airlines and airports.

Spirit Airlines update on discussions with Frontier and JetBlue

AJOT | June 14, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Dynamic passenger growth continues as cargo slows at Fraport
Dynamic passenger growth continues as cargo slows at Fraport

AJOT | June 14, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airports | By The Numbers

As in the previous months, cargo traffic (comprising airfreight and airmail) also slowed in May 2022, with tonnage dropping by 15.0 percent year-on-year.

Air France-KLM vows to grow after $2.4 billion rights issue

Bloomberg | June 14, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

IndiGo looks close to taking delivery of its first cargo jet

Bloomberg | June 14, 2022 | Air Cargo | Freighters

Cathay first-half loss to narrow as airline plots recovery

Bloomberg | June 14, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Korean Air Cargo relies on Vienna Airport as cargo hub
Korean Air Cargo relies on Vienna Airport as cargo hub

AJOT | June 13, 2022 | Air Cargo | Freighters

Korean Air Cargo is recording rising freight figures at the airfreight hub Vienna Airport: In the pandemic years 2020 and 2021, tonnages increased by more than 40 percent, and the South Korean airline is also recording steadily rising growth rates on its route between Seoul-Incheon and Vienna in the first five months of 2022.

WorldACD: Trends for the past 5 weeks (wk 22)
WorldACD: Trends for the past 5 weeks (wk 22)

AJOT | June 13, 2022 | Air Cargo | Freighters | By The Numbers

In week 22 (May 30 - June 5), worldwide chargeable weight decreased by -5% compared with the week before, for a large part due to Memorial Day in the USA on May 30. The average worldwide rate remained stable at US$ 4.01.

Spanish Ryanair cabin crew call for six days of strikes

Bloomberg | June 13, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

United Airlines Jet Looks Worse for Wear on Paint Shop Back-Up

Bloomberg | June 11, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

Branson sees Brexit Britain in doldrums as he talks up Texas

Bloomberg | June 11, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

FlightOps signs agreement with DroneUp

AJOT | June 10, 2022 | Air Cargo | Technology

Cargolux inaugurates new service to Shannon
Cargolux inaugurates new service to Shannon

Air Freight News | June 10, 2022 | Air Cargo | Freighters

Cargolux announced Shannon, Ireland, as the latest addition to its global network. The inaugural flight landed in Shannon on 9 June directly from Seattle.

Ryanair faces Hungary probe as windfall tax triggers price hikes

Bloomberg | June 10, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airlines

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