EFW redelivers its 10th aircraft to DHL Express in time for ecommerce and cargo demand

January 16, 2023
Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW) has redelivered its 10th A330-300P2F aircraft to DHL Express in time for the Asian high season for e-commerce and cargo demand. DHL Express, launch customer for EFW’s A330-300P2F program, is currently...

AviaAM purchases 2 more Boeing aircraft for P2F conversion

January 16, 2023
AviaAM Leasing has purchased two more Boeing B737-800 aircraft for Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) conversion.

Dnata breaks ground with new cargo warehouse in Iraq

January 16, 2023
Ground handler dnata has broken ground on its new, 20,000 sq m cargo warehouse at Erbil International Airport (EBL) in Iraq that will be capable of processing 100,000 tonnes of cargo annually.

Comac to convert ARJ21 airliner into a freighter

January 16, 2023
Chinese airframer Comac has completed design work on a program to convert the ARJ21 airliner into a freighter. The project to develop a freighter conversion variant of the ARJ21 commenced in May 2020, and involved...

GSSA Strike Aviation expects air cargo market to pick up in second half of 2023

January 16, 2023
GSSA Strike Aviation is expecting that the air cargo market will pick up in the second half of the year following a tough opening six months. The company said that it expects the market slowdown...

NAS appoints GSSA for TAAG Angola Airlines in the UK and Ireland

January 16, 2023
Network Airline Services (NAS) has been appointed as the GSSA for TAAG Angola Airlines in the UK and Ireland, effective from January.

Cathay Pacific doubles its flights to the Chinese mainland

January 16, 2023
Cathay Pacific will more than double its flights to the Chinese mainland and increase its belly capacity as China has eased pandemic restrictions. Effective in January, China’s government has authorised flights from Hong Kong and...

Ethiopian Airlines adds bellyhold capacity to China market

January 16, 2023
Ethiopian Airlines has become the latest carrier to add bellyhold capacity to the China market following the easing of Covid restrictions. The carrier said that the frequency of flights will increase starting in February and...

Air Partner handles first export cargo flight

January 16, 2023
Aviation services group Air Partner has handled Teesside International Airport’s first export cargo flight. In recent weeks, the team has arranged for three Cessna aircraft to fly automotive cargo into Teesside for a global manufacturer...

Munich Airport witnesses massive growth in all traffic figures in 2022

January 15, 2023
A busy summer has gifted Munich Airport massive growth in all traffic figures in 2022: Passenger numbers rose by 19 million year on year to a total of 31.6 million.