Air Transport

Top 10 largest transport aircraft that never flew

Freighters are some of the most impressive airplanes flying today. But as always, the most striking ones never left the drawing board. Let’s look at several unrealized transport aircraft projects that, had the situation been just a bit more beneficial, could have been hauling cargo in the skies today. The criteria is simple: the bigger the payload capacity, the higher slot on the list. Just like with our 10 largest passenger airplanes, an a...


Korean Air bans cargo transportation of snub-nosed animals

Korean Air has announced that it will no longer transport snub-nosed dogs and cats on its cargo aircraft, following a recently emerged trend from other airlines....


WorldACD: Air cargo volumes in October 2017

The latest worldwide air cargo figures - as reported by 75 airlines to WorldACD - confirm what followers of the air cargo industry had noticed already: the month of October 2017 was special. Monthly volumes were higher than ever, whilst revenues (when measured in EUR) peaked as well....