Thursday, May 23, 2024

Democrats urge Boeing to accept government aid

US House Democrats representing Washington state have urged Boeing to accept US government aid to help weather the Coronavirus pandemic after the planemaker’s chief executive balked at the possibility of government equity stakes in exchange for the relief. Federal attorney Nick Oberheiden says a government shutdown to commercial passenger travel is very likely. As a […]

Delta to share cargo facilities in Seattle with Air France KLM

Delta Cargo is continuing to co-locate with partners by sharing cargo warehouse facilities with Air France KLM in Seattle. The move will allow more space for cargo capacity and make shipping easier and more convenient for the airlines’ shared customers. The Seattle warehouse has hosted Virgin Atlantic since 26 March 2017 and the ‘One-Roof’ partnership […]

Sea-Tac welcomes Cherry Express as exports of cherries bloom

The cherry season is in full bloom in Washington State, and the Port of Seattle welcomed a specially painted cherry themed Boeing 777 Freighter transporting the fruit to Asia. The aircraft operated by China Cargo, a division of China Eastern Airlines landed at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on 24 July, which is expecting to export record […]