July 17, 2018
Russian cargo carrier Volga-Dnepr Airlines got Boeing’s Tuesday Farnborough announcements off at a good clip with a commitment to acquire 29 Boeing 777 freighters in a USD$9.8 billion deal.
July 4, 2018
IATA reported a rise in global air freight demand to 4.2 percent in May, but revised down its outlook for 2018 growth, saying trade appears to be softening as trade tensions increase.
June 27, 2018
Air New Zealand has been ordered to pay AUD$15 million (USD$11 million) plus costs after the Australian Federal Court found it had fixed air freight charges with other airlines.
June 19, 2018
FedEx Express has placed an order for 12 Boeing 767F freighters and 12 777F freighters in a deal valued at USD$6.6 billion at list prices.
June 18, 2018
Japan’s Nippon Cargo Airlines has suspended all flights due to an “inappropriate” maintenance record on a Boeing 747F freighter.