Air cargo news
Cargo thefts up 41% in first half of 2023
Cargo theft is on the rise. Stolen shipments in and around airports increased 41% in the first five months of 2023 compared with last year, according to data compiled by CargoNet, a Verisk company.
Consultant’s Insight: UPS Worldport reductions amid shift from air to ground
Worldport, UPS’ largest air hub, has said it will significantly reduce its Friday day sort and shift volumes to the evening or Sunday sorts as the network allows. The move is a result of a nationwide slowdown in the parcel market, UPS corporate spokesperson Michelle Polk told news outlets in Louis…
April traffic figures from AAPA show receding air cargo demand
International air passenger demand continues to show recovery, but the air cargo market remains depressed, according to preliminary April 2023 traffic figures released today by the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines. AAPA, a trade association of major international airlines based in the Asia-Paci…
The most important point for every airline is to ensure sales and promotion of its unique brand in every market. The brand is composed of company culture, quality standards, own special features leading to individual product portfolio.
In today’s competitive environment the producers very often need to solve emergency situations affecting their regular supply chain material flow. Together with our partners we locate and position a dedicated aircraft capacity according to the customer’s requirements.
Except for the top-notch airlines in their home gateways, majority of carriers are dependant on their cargo handling agents, GHA for short. GHAs are responsible for accepting, storing and manifesting shipments for airlines' flights.
Sometimes more airlines are needed to make sure a shipment travels to the desired destination. Such cooperation is called interline and we like interlines a lot!