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Virgin Atlantic and Delta to launch flights to Boston and New York from London Gatwick

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April 10, 2019 Virgin Atlantic and Delta Air Lines are to their grow at London Gatwick Airport – with the introduction of two new routes to be operated by Delta to Boston Logan and New York JFK from summer 2020. With the introduction of two new East Coast services, the transatlantic partnership will offer up […]

American Airlines to start new daily flight between Heathrow and Miami

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April 10, 2019 American Airlines will launch a new daily flight between London Heathrow Airport and Miami International Airport in October. In tandem, joint business partner British Airways is increasing its flight schedule from London to American’s hub in Philadelphia. American Airlines managing director at London Heathrow, Rhett Workman said: “This will be American’s biggest year yet […]

CMA CGM Finalizes Tender for CEVA Logistics

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April 10, 2019 French shipping major CMA CGM has completed its public tender offer to acquire CEVA Logistics. Following the close of the offer launched in mid-February, the shipping company would hold 97.89% of the outstanding shares and voting rights of CEVA upon settlement of the tendered CEVA shares, scheduled for April 16, 2019. CMA CGM, which […]

Höegh Autoliners CEO: Scrubbers Just Move Emissions to the Sea

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April 10, 2019 Norwegian car carrier Höegh Autoliners said it stands firm on its decision not to implement scrubbers in order to comply with the IMO 2020 regulations. The company informed it would instead use very low sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO) or low sulphur marine gas oil (LSMGO). “We have ordered zero scrubbers and will […]

US Blacklists Two Shipping Firms, Tanker for Violating Venezuela Sanctions

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April 10, 2019 The U.S. Department of the Treasury has blacklisted two shipping firms and a number of vessels, including one Greek tanker, in relation with the U.S. sanctions on Venezuela. The two companies are the Liberia-based Ballito Bay Shipping and Greek ProPer In Management, respectively the registered owner and the operator of the blacklisted […]

NYK to Build New LNG Carrier for 20-Year Edison Charter

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April 10, 2019 Japanese shipping major NYK Line has placed an order for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier after signing a charter contract with Italy-based energy company Edison. The 174,000 cubic meter vessel was ordered from South Korea’s Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries. Featuring an X-DF fuel-efficient, dual-fuel engine, the new ship is scheduled to […]