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  • 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
  • 01 Mar 2007

    Suvarnabhumi Airport

    An investigative panel in Thailand has filed criminal charges against four companies, who were involved in procuring an over-priced baggage handling system for the new Suvarnabhumi Airport. The companies are Italian-Thai development, Takenaka, Obayashi and Quatrotec.... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    US Senate Commerce

    The US Senate Commerce and Transportation Committee has approved legislation to require the screening of all cargo in the bellies of passenger aircraft within three years. Airlines have strongly opposed 100 percent screening of belly cargo on grounds that...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    Jettainer

    Jettainer has signed a 5-year contract with XL Airways to provide ULD management services. The Germany-based firm currently manages 37,000 ULDs.... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    Yusen Air & Sea Service

    Yusen Air & Sea Service said it has opened a new branch in Brisbane. It is Yusen’s third base in Australia after Sydney and Melbourne.... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    Thai Airways

    Thai Airways said it will buy eight A330-200s to cover a shortfall in capacity resulting from the A380 delays. The airline will receive its A380s in 2011 instead of 2009.... Read More