Saturday, July 20, 2024

IAG Cargo shows nerves of steel with Pittsburgh flights

IAG Cargo will add Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to its network with four flights a week from London’s Heathrow Airport from 2 April 2019. The Pittsburgh route, which will be the only direct flight from the UK to the city, will be operated by a Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner with a cargo payload of up to 14 tonnes […]

Air Canada to connect Montreal and China with Shanghai flights

IAir Canada Cargo Expands Footprint in Frankfurt

Air Canada is to start its first direct service to China from Montreal with daily Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner flights to Shanghai from 16 February 2017. The outbound flight, number AC17 will leave Montreal-Trudeau Airport at 13:30h, landing at Shanghai Pudong International Airport at 16:40h the next day. The Shanghai – Montreal service, number AC18 leaves […]

Uzbekistan Airways carries humanitarian aid on first 787 flight

Uzbekistan Airways has taken delivery of its first Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner, and used the inaugural flight to carry humanitarian aid. The first 787 flight to Tashkent carried humanitarian aid to patients in hospitals, mother-child clinics, rehabilitation centres and orphanages. Boeing and the airline partnered with AmeriCares to support a broad range of healthcare institutions across […]

Norwegian transports electric vehicles for Hollywood blockbuster

Norwegian Cargo has transported 10 electric Buddy cars and six Buddy bikes to be used in the upcoming Hollywood blockbuster, Downsizing, starring Matt Damon. The cars and bikes were shipped from Oslo to New York using the bellyhold of a Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner before being trucked to Toronto for filming. The electric vehicles will be […]