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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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  • Etihad and Alitalia seal strategic partnership


    ​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...


  • CHINA CAREERS: Rapid fleet growth calls for expansion across sector


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


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  • Israel's CAL warns of global cargo overcapacity

    News | 22 Aug 2014 10:53 | Oliver Clark

    Capacity growth in the global air freight business is outstripping demand and could threaten the industry's post-2008 recovery, Israel's Cargo Air Lines (CAL) warns.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Israels-CAL-warns-of-global-cargo-overcapacity-402947/
  • Recovery less likely for aerospace lenders: Standard & Poor's

    News | 20 Aug 2014 14:53 | Laura Mueller

    ​Lenders to companies in the US transportation sector are more likely to achieve full recovery in the event of a default than to those in the US aerospace and defence market, according to a report published by Standard & Poor's Ratings Services.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Recovery-less-likely-for-aerospace-lenders-Standard-Poors-402875/
  • Etihad and Alitalia seal strategic partnership

    News | 08 Aug 2014 15:26 | Oliver Clark

    ​Alitalia and Etihad have agreed a strategic tie-up which will see the Abu Dhabi-based carrier take a 49% in the Italian carrier for €387.5 million.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Etihad-and-Alitalia-seal-strategic-partnership-402535/
  • Global cargo volumes up 4% in first half despite June dip

    News | 05 Aug 2014 10:08 | Graham Dunn

    Global air freight levels grew 4% during the first half of the year, though traffic data released by IATA today shows this growth slipping to around half that rate in June.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Global-cargo-volumes-up-4-in-first-half-despite-June-dip-402383/
  • AirBridgeCargo adds a sixth to first-half volume

    News | 25 Jul 2014 14:30 | Niall O'Keeffe

    Russian carrier AirBridgeCargo boosted freight tonnage 16% to 188,000t in the first six months of the year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AirBridgeCargo-adds-a-sixth-to-first-half-volume-402040/
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 2-9 June 2014

    News | 09 Jun 2014 09:00 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Ryanair subleases three 737-800s from Flydubaihttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-2-9-June-2014-400203/