September 2, 2015
Relaunched national airline Air Djibouti, now managed by a company run by the frontman of heavy metal band Iron Maiden, is looking to remake itself as an Africa-wide air freight service.
August 28, 2015
The FedEx pilot union's executive council has voted in support of a tentative contract that seeks better employment terms including higher hourly pay rates and retirement plan enhancement, the Air Line Pilots Association said.
August 20, 2015
FedEx pilots tentatively agreed with the package delivery company on an amended collective bargaining agreement, the Air Line Pilots Association said.
August 5, 2015
Demand for air freight slowed further in June, as global trade weakened and capacity outstripped demand, IATA said.
August 4, 2015
Three US airlines have banned the transport of lion, leopard, elephant, rhino or buffalo killed by trophy hunters, in the latest fallout from the killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe last month.
August 3, 2015
A challenge by US airlines that accuses three Gulf carriers of distorting competition via government subsidies has taken another turn with the formation of a US airline group that backs the Gulf-carriers' cause.
July 30, 2015
European private equity firm PAI Partners has agreed to sell air cargo handler Swissport to China's HNA Group for CHF2.7 billion Swiss francs (USD$2.8 billion).
July 22, 2015
FedEx has signed a deal to buy 50 Boeing 767-300 freighters in the biggest order ever for the plane, allowing the aircraft maker to extend its production line into the next decade.
July 1, 2015
Growth in demand for global air freight hit its slowest rate this year in May against the backdrop of stuttering economies, IATA said.
June 24, 2015
China's three largest air cargo carriers will merge to form Asia's largest freight transport company, according to a senior official at the Civil Aviation Administration of China.