May 1, 2015
An ICAO panel has called for improved, fire-resistant packaging to ship lithium batteries, which pilots and plane makers say pose a fire risk.
April 23, 2015
China's booming e-commerce industry and the ability of the country's small businesses to export hazardous materials are posing a safety concern for the country's air transport industry, IATA warned.
April 1, 2015
Global air freight volumes rose 11.7 percent in February, driven by the Chinese New Year, IATA said.
March 24, 2015
Amazon has blasted the FAA for being slow to approve commercial drone testing, saying the United States is falling behind other countries in the potentially lucrative area of unmanned aviation technology.
March 19, 2015
Lufthansa Cargo hopes to sign another airline partnership to build on the success of last year's tie-up with Japan's ANA and take advantage of the positive environment for German exports.
March 18, 2015
Cathay Pacific's net profit rose 20 percent last year due to a recovery in a cargo business that it plans to expand to meet growing demand on long-haul routes.
March 17, 2015
February 26, 2015
A push by three US airlines to curb competition from Gulf state carriers has triggered a sharp response from other powerful US aviation companies including Boeing and FedEx, potentially complicating the airlines' campaign for Obama administration support.
February 12, 2015
Korean Air has ordered five Boeing 777F freighters for KRW1.64 trillion won (USD$1.48 billion), for delivery between 2015 and 2017.
February 10, 2015
Freight volumes handled by Dubai's two international airports jumped 18.1 percent in 2014 as the emirate strengthened its position as a regional hub for trade.