Cargo

VietJet navigates crisis with $3 million profit in 2020

VietJet posted an after-tax profit of $11.9 million for the last three months and almost $3 million profit in 2020....


Alaska Air Cargo adds capacity with in-seat package system

Alaska Air Cargo introduced a new in-seat package stowage system that would enhance its cargo capacity.  ...


Virgin Atlantic Cargo prepares to transport COVID-19 vaccine

Virgin Atlantic Cargo sharpens knives and launches a new pharma service to distribute the future COVID-19 vaccine.  ...


Air China Cargo sells 31% of its stake to four Chinese investors

Air China Cargo, a subsidiary of China National Aviation Holding, signed an agreement to sell a total of 31% of its stake.  ...


From $3.19 to $7.73 per kg: air cargo prices jump during pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has proven to be a major issue and a blessing from the skies for the air cargo industry at the same time. While global freight capacity is calculated to be 20% less when compared...


EAL freighter makes emergency landing due to hydraulic leakage

An Ethiopian Airlines cargo plane makes an emergency landing at Mumbai Airport, India....


Cessna SkyCourier at final test phases, FedEx to launch first 50

Cessna SkyCourier 408’s third and final test aircraft (P2) completed its maiden flight on September 28, 2020, pushing the turboprop’s flight test program to a total of 150 flight hours. The aircraft’s line production will soon commence, with 50 cargo variants going to FedEx shortly after launch....


Azul certified to adapt Embraer E195 for cargo

Azul, a Brazil based carrier, has received certification to adapt its four Embraer E195 regional jets into dedicated cargo freighters. Three more E195s will follow, pushing the airline’s cargo jet fleet to a total of six aircraft....


WSJ: A few fortunate airlines profit in Q2, contributed by cargos

According to the Wall Street Journal, only 4 airlines from Asia, namely China Airlines and Eva Air of Taiwan, together with Korean Air and Asiana Airlines from South Korea, made profits in the second...


ATR 72-600F performs maiden flight, set to be delivered to FedEx

ATR, a French-Italian aircraft manufacturer, announced its ATR 72-600F regional freighter’s successful first flight as the company begin to gear up for deliveries....