Korean Air Lines Co. will inspect the remaining 24 Airbus SE A330 aircraft in its fleet after one overshot a runway in the Philippines last month, the carrier’s president said Nov. 2.
Deutsche Lufthansa AG’s cargo division said it’s seeking more freighter planes to keep pace with booming global demand and that purchases could include Airbus SE’s new A350F model.
To “help keep business moving” during an unprecedented drop in demand because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Fort Worth, Texas-based airline is sending cargo-only loads to Europe with mail, medical supplies, electronics and e-commerce packages.
Joe Hete will step down as chief executive of Wilmington’s Air Transport Services Group Inc. in May and will be replaced by Rich Corrado, the air transport company said Feb. 25.
The decline in global demand for airfreight may be bottoming out, with cargo volumes growing month-on-month in November, the International Air Transport Association said Jan. 11.
Global air cargo demand slowed in the first half of the year as trade activity fell, according to the International Air Transport Association.August 6, 2015
Worldwide air cargo traffic rose 22.7% in July from a year ago, the International Air Transport Association said.August 26, 2010