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  • 01 Mar 2007

    EUROPE: Lufthansa Cargo sets up new company

    Lufthansa Cargo has announced it has set up a company to provide freight handling services for itself as well as for airfreight forwarders. The new company, Handling Counts GmbH, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lufthansa Cargo, will begin operating initially...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    EUROPE: Cargo B Airlines to start in October

    Cargo B Airlines, a new all cargo airline based at Brussels Airport, said it plans to operate from the Belgian capital all-cargo flights serving major markets around the world such as the Middle and Far East, Africa and South...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    EUROPE: FastShip issues tender for cargo capacity

    US-based FastShip, Inc., in partnership with industry consultants Triangle Management Services, has issued an open invitation to bid on cargo capacity on a planned new cargo service between the ports of Philadelphia and Cherbourg in France. In a statement,...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    Calendar

    Mar 5-8 IATA World Cargo Symposium, Centro banamex, Mexico City, Mexico. www.iata.org/events Mar 11-13 Air Cargo 2007 Conference & Exhibition, The Sheraton Wild Horse Pass, Phoenix, AZ, USA. www.aircargoconference.com Mar 13-15 Eyefortransport 3rd China Logistics Summit 2007, Le Royal...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007
  • 01 Mar 2007

    Air France Cargo

    Air France Cargo will receive the first of three converted B747-400 freighters in June, with the second and third in August and November. The aircraft, which were originally combis, will replace the airline’s fleet of B747-200Fs.... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    The International Air Cargo Association

    The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has selected Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to host its Air Cargo Forum & Exposition in 2010.... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    Beijing Kintetsu World Express Co., Ltd.

    Beijing Kintetsu World Express Co., Ltd. (BKWE), an affiliate of Japanese forwarder, Kintetsu World Express, has set up offices in Huhhot, (Inner Mongolia), Lanzhou, (Gansu Province) and Shijiazhuang, (Hebei Province).... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    Virgin Blue

    Australia’s Virgin Blue is reportedly planning to order seven B777-300ERs, which will be operated on long-haul services to the US.... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    CEVA Logistics

    John Pattullo, currently COO of DHL Exel’s EMEA division will join CEVA Logistics as CEO by the middle of this year. David Kulick, CEO since 2003, will become vice chairman of the board.... Read More