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  • Air freight traffic lift gives airlines bright start to 2014


    Global air freight grew 4.5% in January over the same month in 2013, a marked improvement on the sluggish growth that has plagued the air cargo market over the last couple of years.


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    ​Alitalia and Etihad have agreed a strategic tie-up which will see the Abu Dhabi-based carrier take a 49% in the...


  • Air freight traffic lift gives airlines bright start to 2014


    Global air freight grew 4.5% in January over the same month in 2013, a marked improvement on the sluggish growth that...


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    Aircraft deliveries into the Chinese market continue to grow unabated despite an uncertain economic outlook, with...


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  • Fish, flowers and fruit push broad freight uptick: Atlas CFO

    News | 11 Nov 2014 22:03 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The recent upswing in the global air freight market is showing strength across a variety of industries, suggesting a “broad based” recovery is gaining traction, says a top executive at Atlas Air Worldwide.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fish-flowers-and-fruit-push-broad-freight-uptick-Atlas-CFO-405928/
  • North American carriers post solid Q3 cargo revenue gains

    News | 10 Nov 2014 21:57 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​North American’s airlines continue to see significant jumps in revenue from cargo operations, with the region’s large network carriers collectively reporting a 16% jump in cargo revenue during the third quarter of 2014, according to data compiled by Flightglobal.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/North-American-carriers-post-solid-Q3-cargo-revenue-gains-405870/
  • Irish aircraft finance registry passes half-million milestone

    News | 13 Oct 2014 11:37 | Laura Mueller

    More than a half of a million registrations have been filed with Ireland's International Registry of Mobile Assets, set up in 2006 to protect financial interests in aircraft and engines.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Irish-aircraft-finance-registry-passes-half-million-milestone-404657/
  • A4A chief nods to Dubai while pushing pro-airline policies

    News | 10 Oct 2014 02:18 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Airlines for America (A4A) chief executive Nicholas Calio has good things to say about Dubai's aviation system.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/A4A-chief-nods-to-Dubai-while-pushing-pro-airline-policies-404644/
  • Turkish Technic seals Honeywell deal for 737 APU support

    News | 26 Sep 2014 10:42

    Turkish Airlines' MRO arm has expanded its partnership with Honeywell Aerospace to cover depot-level MRO services across the US manufacturer's 131-9B auxiliary power units on Boeing 737 narrowbodies.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Turkish-Technic-seals-Honeywell-deal-for-737-APU-support-404178/
  • Demand will return for Boeing freighters: Atlas CFO

    News | 10 Sep 2014 19:55 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Boeing’s dominance in the air freighter market will make it the prime beneficiary of an expected coming uptick in global air freight demand, says Atlas Air chief financial officer Spencer Schwartz.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Demand-will-return-for-Boeing-freighters-Atlas-CFO-403573/