Tuesday, July 16, 2024

Swedavia sells share in Landvetter Logistik Center

Swedavia has sold its 50% holding in Landvetter Logistik Center, making a capital gain of around 100 million kronor. Bockasjö, which already owns half of the shares has bought the Swedish airport operator’s share, with the transfer happening on 13 September. Landvetter Logistik Center was formed in 2015 by Swedavia and Bockasjö to develop logistics […]

PostNord to establish Gothenburg airport logistics centre

Landvetter Logistik Center has signed an agreement with PostNord to establish a logistics centre at Airport City Göteborg. PostNord, the holding company of Swedish postal operator Posten and its Danish counterpart Post Danmark will lease the entire property from the property developer jointly owned by Bockasjö and Swedavia. The first phase of the project at […]

Dachser enters Swedish air and sea freight market

Dachser Air & Sea Logistics has entered the Swedish market with an office in Gothenburg offering air and sea freight services. Eight employees work at the Gothenburg office and Dachser plans to have 20 experts for air and sea freight in the long run. Gothenburg is Sweden’s second-largest city and has the largest export harbour […]

Qatar Airways to add Gothenburg to its network

Qatar Airways will start flying between Gothenburg and Doha in December, providing export opportunities for companies in western Sweden. The five times a week flights will be launched on 12 December using a Boeing 787, providing belly hold cargo capacity for exports heading to destinations across Asia and Africa. Gothenburg Landvetter Airport is operated by […]

West Atlantic aims for a strong year as losses fall in 2017

West Atlantic has reduced losses to 61.6 million Swedish Krona in 2017 ($7.1 million) with the company saying it is well positioned for a stronger year in 2018. The Gothenburg-headquartered company says revenue grew by 20.4 per cent to 1.6 billion Krona, with growth primarily coming from a new five year contract awarded by the […]

Regional players focus on quality as volumes grow

Everything from medicines and salmon to sophisticated aircraft parts for US fighter jets move in and out of Scandinavia by air. While there is much land and sea traffic with the biggest trading partners such as the Netherlands, Germany, Poland and France, the huge markets in the US and the growing demands of Asia, especially China, […]

Network Airline Services wins Air Malta and Sun Air contracts

Network Airline Services (NAS) has won two contracts representing Air Malta Cargo in Belgium and Sun-Air Cargo throughout its network from 1 April. The Air Malta appointment follows increased flights from Brussels as of summer 2017, and NAS Belgium country manager, Johan Van der Schueren says support from Belgium not only to Malta but other […]

Norwegian postal aircraft crash

An aircraft carrying post and other parcels for Norway Post has crashed on the border of Norway and Sweden. The Bombardier CRJ200PF, owned by West Atlantic, operated on behalf of Posten Norge, was on its way from Oslo to Tromso when it declared a mayday at 23.31h on 7 January. The crash site was located […]