Schiphol’s slot dilemma – and no end in sight

Leading airports focus strategically and economically on growth rather than contraction. An exception is Schiphol. There, the municipality of Amsterdam demands that the number...

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DB Schenker: quo vadis?

Where to, DB Schenker? The intended sale of the logistics giant, DB Schenker, has reached a decisive stage as...

Valentine’s Day and Chinese New Year: a sugar kick...

Well, the past week was likely spent wining and dining either in romantic pairs or welcoming in the Year...

Budapest Airport faces new ownership structure

The airport investor, AviAlliance, has been managing Budapest Airport (BUD) since 2007. Now, after a long tug-of-war, a change...

Spotlight on… Sadiya Khan, Owner & Founder of SK...

This week’s contribution to CargoForwarder Global’s ‘Spotlight On…’ series which highlights the many different roles involved in ensuring that...
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Youri Busaan manages Groupe ADP’s global cargo assets

Youri Busaan (YB) was appointed Director Cargo and Asset Management Global Operations at Groupe ADP in DEC23. An established aviation and air cargo veteran,...

Attending Fruit Logistica paid off for Condor Cargo…

…states Thilo Schäfer, Cargo Chief of Leisure carrier Condor. He oversees the airline's cargo business since 01NOV23. From day one, the air freight activities...
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Fruit Logistica 2024 – Summary

It was a three-day mega event, praised by many and statistically proven by impressive figures. More than 66,000 visitors alongside a further 24,000+ exhibitor...

Avensis Aviation presents innovative P2F solutions

The London-based engineering and design company has introduced its first passenger-to-freighter conversion solutions for the Airbus A330-200, -300 and A340 variants. The concepts are...
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Keeping growth green at DHL Global Forwarding

DHL Global Forwarding is literally building and driving towards a greener future. The company released three press releases this week, all with very different,...

Liège Airport reinforces its dual strategy

The management of the Belgian Airport has decided to increasingly address freight forwarders, encouraging them to open up on-site stations at Liège (LGG). More...
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Fruit Logistica – Part 3: Perishables are LATAM Cargo’s backbone

Tropical fruits, salmon, asparagus, flowers, vegetables and similar temperature critical products contribute between 15% to 20% to the freight carrier’s overall sales, depending on...

Exclusive – PIT is following LGG’s example

Coal and steel were the mainstay of the economy and prosperity of both Pittsburgh and Liège. Steel produced in Pittsburgh was once used to...

Fraport and Dakosy ink JV

The founders of the joint venture (50/50%), allivate GmbH, have set themselves the goal of establishing, operating, and further developing cargo community systems for...

Ground Handling

ECS Group expands in Africa

The French cargo sales and service agent sees considerable growth opportunities in parts of Africa. The Kingdom of Morocco serves as a springboard for...

Sustainability

Aviation in northern Europe spearheads H2 projects

The development of green hydrogen for aircraft propulsion and for airports to achieve net zero is gaining momentum – predominantly in Northern Europe. Shortly...

People

Spotlight on… Paula Astudillo, Service Delivery Manager

The air cargo industry is a crucial element in the running of the global economy, yet is often completely taken for granted – an...

MRO

Lightning bolts endanger Boeing 747 Jumbos, warns FAA

The FAA has found that all Boeing 747 variants from the B747-100 to the B747-8 are inadequately protected against lightning strikes. This applies both...

Roads

Qaptis decarbonizes truck rides

While many heads of state are currently haggling over concepts on how to limit global warming on the global stage at the climate conference...

Propulsion

Aviation in the Baltic Sea region opts for Hydrogen

A total of 16 airports and aviation companies are involved in the H2 initiative, which was launched shortly before the turn of the year...

Drones are on the rise