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Pakistan reopens airspace to civil aviation after India standoff

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July 16, 2019 Pakistan re-opened its airspace to civil aviation on Tuesday following months of restrictions imposed after clashes with India, which forced lengthy detours that cost airlines millions of dollars. “Pakistan airspace is open for all types of civil traffic on published ATS (Air Traffic Service) routes,” according to a so-called Notice to Airmen […]

Emirates to launch new route to Mexico City via Barcelona

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July 16, 2019 Emirates is to start a new daily service from Dubai International Airport to Mexico City International Airport via Barcelona – starting on 9 December 2019. The new route will be operated with a two-class Boeing 777-200LR. Emirates Airline president, Sir Tim Clark said: “We are excited to be able to introduce new […]

Menzies Aviation extends contracts with Air China

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July 16, 2019 Menzies Aviation has extended its partnership with Air China, with a new ground handling contract at Nice Airport and a renewal in San Francisco. The three year contract at Nice Airport starts on 3 August 2019 and will see Menzies Aviation providing ground handling services on Air China’s three flights a week […]

Qatar Airways adds Changi to freighter network

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July 16, 2019 Qatar Airways Cargo has added Singapore as the newest freighter destination on its transpacific freighter route, with two Boeing 777 Freighter flights a week. The flights arrive into Singapore from Chicago, and from Singapore depart for Macau on Tuesdays and Saturdays onward to Los Angeles, Mexico City and Guadalajara before arriving in […]

Drewry: Tightness in Oil Supply to Hurt Tanker Demand

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July 16, 2019 Extended production cut by OPEC and dwindling Iranian exports threaten to negate seasonal firmness in tanker market, according to shipping consultancy Drewry. The oil market has been highly volatile in 2019 on account of uncertain supply. Although Drewry expects growth in non-OPEC oil supply to be higher than growth in global demand […]

ABS, MOL Team Up on up to 14 New Gas Carriers

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July 16, 2019 Classification society ABS and Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to collaborate on up to fourteen new gas carriers. As informed, the agreement covers seven newbuild very large ethane carriers (VLEC) and up to seven new liquefied natural gas carriers (LNGC). The ships have […]