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Air Canada grows network into Athens

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April 4, 2019 Air Canada will expand its presence in Athens this summer with the addition of two weekly flights to Toronto and two weekly flights to Montreal. The additional services will be operated by Air Canada Rouge from the 24 June until the 24 September, complimenting the already existing daily services that run from […]

Korean Air adds new routes and increases frequencies on key sectors

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April 4, 2019 Korean Air has announced changes to its flight schedule for the 2019 summer season commencing 31 March until 26 October – including new routes, increasing service frequency on key routes that have shown steady growth and resuming seasonal routes which do not operate in the winter. A significant change is the expansion […]

Etihad Cargo extends partnership with MICCO

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April 4, 2019 Etihad Cargo has extended its partnership with MICCO as its provider for road feeder services across the UAE and Gulf Cooperation Council. The road feeder service network connects air and sea gateways in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah, as well as Oman, Kuwait and Bahrain. Under the partnership, MICCO will continue to […]

Aviation experts to discuss Brexit at Routes Europe 2019

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April 4, 2019 As the uncertainty surrounding Britain’s exit from the EU continues, aviation experts prepare to meet in Germany to debate the issue in front of many of the sector’s senior representatives at Routes Europe 2019 in Hannover, Germany. Brexit has serious implications for the aviation market, affecting air service agreements, aviation safety and […]

Thai Airways in foreign votes controversy

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April 4, 2019 Air cargo has become part of political argument in Thailand with ballots sent from overseas voters in New Zealand being controversially voided. Thai Airways confirmed the box containing ballots cast by Thai voters in New Zealand arrived in Thailand on the evening of March 23, ahead of the Sunday election, according to […]

Qantas Freight to replace 747-400Fs with 747-8Fs

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April 4, 2019 Qantas Freight will lease two Boeing 747-8 Freighters, offering greater capacity and replacing older 747-400Fs. The 747-8Fs are expected to enter service in July 2019, carrying cargo between 10 key hubs in Australia, China and the US. They will replace the two 747-400Fs operated by on Qantas’ behalf by Atlas Air and […]

Drewry: Routing Options to Ease Dover Congestion Post-Brexit

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April 4, 2019 Short-sea container services could provide alternative capacity between the UK and EU to alleviate possible congestion at the Port of Dover post-Brexit, a study by shipping consultancy Drewry showed. These latest findings follow an earlier Brexit briefing and resilience study by Drewry which concluded that the Port of Dover had the capacity […]

OOIL, JD Logistics to Jointly Invest in Eshipping

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April 4, 2019 Orient Overseas International Line (OOIL) has signed a deal with COSCO SHIPPING Logistics and JD Logistics to jointly invest in online logistics platform Eshipping. The agreement, reached on March 29, would see JD Logistics, OOIL’s subsidiary Gold Talent and Cosco Shipping Logistics form a joint venture for the acquisition of COSCO’s online […]