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Chinese Sonar Vessel To Join MH370 Search

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January 29, 2016 China is set to join the underwater search for Malaysia Airlines MH370 by providing a sonar-equipped vessel by the end of February. Read More

American Airlines fourth-quarter profit beats expectations

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January 29, 2016 American Airlines Group Inc. on Friday reported a fourth-quarter profit above analysts’ estimates as cheap fuel continued to add to its bottom line. Read More

Qatar adds new freighter routes

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January 28, 2016 Budapest, Prague and Ho Chi Minh City will be added to Qatar Airways Cargo’s expanding list of freighter destinations in March. With these additions, the airline will now have 14 European freighter destinations and six to the Asia-Pacific region. Read More

AAPA shows only modest cargo increase in 2015

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January 28, 2016 While international passenger traffic increased by nearly 8 percent among Asia-Pacific carriers last year, air cargo demand improved only slightly, reflecting an overall slowing of global trade, said the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA). Read More

Lufthansa to use drones, but not for cargo

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January 28. 2016 It’s no surprise anymore when another carrier or logistics firm decides to experiment with unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), commonly known as drones. DHL and Swiss WorldCargo are both preparing to test quad-copters with an actual payload in the next couple of months. Now, Lufthansa, is teaming up with China’s DJI Technology, the […]

Euronav Steers Back to Black amid Strong Tanker Market

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January, 28, 2016 Belgium’s shipping company Euronav NV has reported a net profit of USD 104.7 million in its non-audited financial results for the fourth quarter of 2015 against a net loss of USD 3.9 million posted in the same period last year. Read More

Philly Shipyard Starts Building APT’s 1st LNG-Ready Tanker

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January, 28, 2016 Philly Shipyard, Inc. (PSINC) has laid the keel for the first product tanker in a four vessel order for American Petroleum Tankers (APT), a Kinder Morgan subsidiary. Read More

MSC Flaminia Fire Helps EU Develop Guidelines on Places of Refuge

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January, 28, 2016 The European Commission presented the new EU operational guidelines for ships in need of assistance in the aftermath of theMSC Flaminia accident, which occurred in July of 2012. Read More

AMP Fight Off Jones Act Attack

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January, 28, 2016 The American Maritime Partnership (AMP) disagrees with the findings of the recent report published by the Alliance for Innovation and Infrastructure’s (Aii) entitled Jones Act: Protectionism v. Global Trade. Read More

Mercator Lines Inks Deals to Sell Five Bulkers

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January, 28, 2016 Singapore-incorporated Mercator Lines has entered into Memoranda of Agreements to sell five bulk carriers, the company’s judicial manager said. Read More