Cargo/Freight News

British Airways Outage Dents IAG’s Traffic Figures

June 6, 2017

British Airways Outage Dents IAG’s Traffic Figures

International Airlines Group posted its traffic figures for May, a month that included British Airways’ IT meltdown and subsequent public relations problems.


Air Freight Demand Growth Eased In April

June 1, 2017

Air Freight Demand Growth Eased In April

Global demand for air freight rose 8.5 percent in April, but IATA says there are signs that the cyclical growth peak for air cargo has passed.


Emirates, Cargolux To Share Cargo Capacity

May 9, 2017

Emirates, Cargolux To Share Cargo Capacity

Emirates and Luxembourg-based cargo carrier Cargolux have signed an agreement to share freight capacity.


Air Freight Demand Growth Strongest Since 2010

May 3, 2017

Air Freight Demand Growth Strongest Since 2010

Global air freight demand jumped 14 percent in March, the fastest rate of growth since October 2010, IATA said in its monthly update.


Atlas Air Dips Into Red In First Quarter

May 3, 2017

Atlas Air Dips Into Red In First Quarter

Atlas Air Worldwide edged into the red in its first quarter, posting a net loss of USD$752,000.