Thursday, July 18, 2024
FTK rise in April for Icelandair

FTK rise in April for Icelandair

Icelandair’s freight tonne kilometres (FTKs) grew by one per cent in April this year compared to the same month last year.

The Iceland carrier carries freight on two Boeing freighters and has an expansive belly operation and FTKs were 8.7 million in the month, up on the 8.6 million in April last year.

In the first four months of the year, Icelandair’s ¬†FTKs were down four per cent to 33.6 million from the 35.1 million in the same period in 2016.

Picture of James Graham

James Graham

James Graham is an award-winning transport media journalist with a long background in the commercial freight sector, including commercial aviation and the aviation supply chain. He was the initial Air Cargo Week journalist and retuned later for a stint as editor. He continues his association as editor of the monthly supplements. He has reported for the newspaper from global locations as well as the UK.

Newsletter

Stay informed. Stay ahead. To get the latest air cargo news and industry trends delivered directly to your inbox, sign up now!

related articles

ANTONOV Airlines Delivered Equipment from Italy and Brazil for Wood Products Factory in Chile

China Cargo Airlines launches Shanghai-Budapest flights

Menzies and KLM renew long-running partnership at AMS