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Vietnam’s Bamboo Airways first flight may take off only by year-end

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October 10, 2018 Fledgling Vietnamese carrier Bamboo Airways failed to launch its first flight on Wednesday as it had not obtained the required licence from the government, an aviation official said. The airline, a unit of FLC Group, had said in July that it would launch its maiden flight on October 10 to join the […]

Turkish Cargo adds freighter flights to Stansted

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October 10, 2018 Turkish Cargo has added freighter flights to Stansted Airport, which are expected to feed the Middle East region, as well as the Middle East and Asia. The London airport will be served by Airbus A330 Freighters on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays on five different routes. The Wednesday service operates on an Istanbul-Riyadh-Nairobi-Izmir-London-Maastricht-Istanbul […]

US Ports Brace for Hurricane Michael

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October 10, 2018 The Unites States Coast Guard has set Port Condition Zulu in the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway east of Perdido Pass, Port of Panama City and Port of Pensacola in anticipation of the Hurricane Michael, closing the ports to all inbound and outbound traffic. The Coast Guard set port condition X-ray for ports in Georgia, South Carolina, and all […]

Maersk Invests in Digital Freight-Booking Startup

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October 10, 2018 Danish shipping major Maersk has unveiled an investment in a US-based digital freight broker, Loadsmart, as the company expands its footprint. Namely, the company’s launchpad for new ventures, Maersk Growth, is leading a USD 21.6 million Series A funding for Loadsmart, together with Connor Capital SB and Chromo Invest. “We see huge potential with Loadsmart. […]

Scorpio Tankers Raising Fresh Funds via Share Offering

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October 10, 2018 Monaco-based tanker owner Scorpio Tankers has priced its previously announced underwritten public offering of over 162.1 million common shares. As part of this offering, priced at USD 1.85 per share, Scorpio Bulkers and Scorpio Services Holding Limited, each a related party and members of the Scorpio group of companies, have agreed to purchase common […]