Thursday, July 18, 2024

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, […]

SAS and K+N extend logistics service contract until 2020

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) and Kuehne + Nagel have extended their global logistics service contract for the international transport of spare parts for SAS aircraft until 2020. Under the agreement Kuehne + Nagel operates at several strategic airside locations globally and is responsible for the international transport of spare parts for SAS aircraft, and a 24/7/365 […]

Domestic cargo makes up for international slowdown at Miami

Cargo at Miami International Airport grew 0.37 per cent to 2.18 million tonnes with domestic volumes making up for an international slowdown. Total international cargo volumes were down 1.2 per cent to 1.9 million tonnes, with freight down 1.2 per cent to 1.89 million tonnes and mail by 3.5 per cent to 13,521 tonnes. Domestic […]

HKIA profits increase despite cargo volume drop

Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) has seen profit increase by 15.2 per cent to 8.3 billion Hong Kong dollars ($1 billion) despite cargo volumes falling. For the 2015/16 financial year, profits rose from HK$7.2 billion and revenue increased by 11.1 per cent from HK$16.3 billion to HK$18.2 billion. HKIA remained the busiest cargo airport in […]