Tag: cargo


  • Hong Kong cargo drops 29% in Jan

    Air cargo through Hong Kong’s airport dropped 28.9 per cent year-on-year in January to 210,000 tonnes, according to recent figures released by the airport authority. Almost all major markets experienced a double-digit decline during the month. While......

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  • SIA parks one freighter and 17 pax planes

    Singapore Airlines, the world’s most profitable carrier, has said it will slash passenger capacity by 11 per cent as the global recession continues to drag down air passenger and cargo demand. The airline will take 17 passenger......

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  • Cargo to decline 5% at Singapore’s Changi

    Cargo traffic at Singapore’s Changi airport is expected to fall by 5.1 per cent in 2009, to 1.77 million tonnes in 2009, from 1.85 million tonnes, according to a Reuters report. Singapore’s Senior Minister of State, Ministry......

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  • Cathay and Dragonair continue to suffer

    January continued the downward plunge for Cathay Pacific Airways and Dragonair whose combined traffic figures for the month indicated another hefty fall in cargo and mail tonnage. The two airlines carried a total of 101,154 tonnes of......

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  • Cargo to decline 5% at Singapore's Changi

    Cargo traffic at Singapore’s Changi airport is expected to fall by 5.1 per cent in 2009, to 1.77 million tonnes in 2009, from 1.85 million tonnes, according to a Reuters report. Singapore’s Senior Minister of State, Ministry......

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  • Changi relief package includes cargo

    Changi relief package includes cargo The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) has announced a further S$70 million (US$46.2 million) relief package to help airlines and airport partners cope with the economic crisis. The new package is......

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  • Singapore Airlines’ profit nose-dives

    Singapore Airlines has posted a fiscal third-quarter net profit down 43 per cent amid significant fuel-hedging losses, shrinking demand for cargo and passenger travel. Of the parent airline’s four other business units – SATS Group, SIA Engineering,......

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  • Singapore Airlines' profit nose-dives

    Singapore Airlines has posted a fiscal third-quarter net profit down 43 per cent amid significant fuel-hedging losses, shrinking demand for cargo and passenger travel. Of the parent airline’s four other business units – SATS Group, SIA Engineering,......

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  • Air France joins SIA, MAS withdrawl from Chennai

    Chennai is seeing a contraction of services as Air France has advised the Airports Authority of India (AAI) that it would be withdrawing its three-times weekly service out of Chennai from end-March, joining Singapore Airlines and Malaysian......

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  • Cargolux goes Italian

    Cargolux Airlines International S.A. has entered into a strategic partnership in Italy to create Cargolux Italia for intercontinental all-cargo services from Milan’s Malpensa airport. Cargolux Italia has applied for a business license and certification with ENAC, the......

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