September 12, 2014
The US FAA has proposed a combined total of more than USD$430,000 in penalties for five companies, including FedEx, British Airways and American Eagle Airlines, for alleged violations of safety and hazardous material regulations.
September 9, 2014
The fatal crash of a United Parcel Service cargo plane at an Alabama airport last year resulted from pilot errors that caused it to clip trees and hit the ground just short of the runway, the NTSB said on Tuesday.
September 4, 2014
Air France-KLM has announced plans to accelerate the development of its low-cost unit and cut back freighter operations in its latest efforts to boost competitiveness.
September 3, 2014
Lufthansa Cargo and All Nippon Airways will launch a freight service joint venture between Japan and Europe after gaining antitrust approval in Japan.
August 19, 2014
Deutsche Bahn is suing airlines in the United States for operating a price-fixing cartel affecting its freight business between 1999-2006.
July 10, 2014
Authorities in Baghdad have halted cargo flights to the Kurdish cities of Arbil and Sulaimaniya, in an escalating row between the Shi'ite-led central government and Kurdish leaders.
July 2, 2014
A cargo plane crashed into a commercial building in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, shortly after taking off from the city's main airport on Wednesday.
July 1, 2014
New European Union air cargo rules that have caused a row with Russia came into force on Tuesday, and are likely to heighten tensions between the EU and Moscow.
June 5, 2014
Logistics company UTi Worldwide reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss as a stronger dollar more than offset higher volumes in its air and ocean freight businesses.
June 3, 2014
As more cargo shifts to passenger planes and back onto the seas, airlines are having to rethink their cargo operations or risk the freighter plane becoming a thing of the past.