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  • 01 Feb 2007

    Munich Airport

    Munich Airport said it is planningto build a new logistics centre thisyear. The construction of a 15,000 sq.mfacility for forwarding agents is slatedto begin in either March or April withcompletion set for the end of 2007.... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    United Airlines

    Following the US Department ofTransportation to award United Airlines the right to operate a new daily747-400 service between Washington,DC and Beijing beginning March 25,Delta Airlines said it wants to operate adaily Atlanta-Shanghai service in 2008using 777 aircraft.... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    BA World Cargo

    BA World Cargo has increased thenumber of its short-haul freighter servicesit runs in Europe by 40 percentfollowing a multi-million pound investment.From the end of January 2007,the new schedule in co-operation with DHL, will deliver 45 weekly wide-bodyservices (previously 32...... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    Alcoa-SIE Cargo Conversions

    US-based Alcoa-SIE Cargo Conversionsredelivered its first 757-200ASFto BBAM following conversion of theaircraft by Canada-based Cascade Aerospace.BBAM will announce a lessee forthe aircraft shortly.... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    Pemco World Air Services

    Pemco World Air Services has signeda contract with Iceland-based cargooperator, Bluebird Cargo to converttwo B737-400s to freighters in 2007.The conversion will be carried out at STAECO in Jinan, China. The Chinesespecialist previously converted two 737-300s to freighters for Bluebird.... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    Freight Systems group

    The Dubai-based Freight Systems group (FSL) said it has acquiredGerman freight forwarder APC Airand Sea GmbH. The move allows FSLcustomers to track their shipmentsthrough FRESCON, the onlinepurchase order management system.The German company has beenrenamed to Freight Systems GermanyGmbH.... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    Dubai Flower Centre

    The Dubai Flower Centre (DFC),the Middle East’s centre for perishablegoods, is exploring China’s S$4.72billion horticultural products marketin order to widen its internationalreach and serve the Far-East Asianregion.... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    Ethiopian Airlines

    Ethiopian Airlines has wet-leasedtwo DC-10-30Fs from World Airways inearly 2007 for an Addis Ababa-Brusselsservice.... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    Hong Kong Airlines

    Hong Kong-based CR Airways hasbeen renamed Hong Kong Airlines.The carrier operates three B737-800sand has signed a MoU for 10 787s and30 737s.... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    Transaero Airlines

    Russian carrier Transaero Airlineswill acquire six Boeing 747s and B767sas well as five B737-500s. Currently, theairline’s fleet consists of 21 aircraft,including six B747s, seven B767s andeight B737s. In September, Transaeroand Airbus signed an agreement foreight A330s.... Read More