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CARGO Thursday, 18 April 2013 |

Tough times

Martin Roebuck takes a closer look at the challenges and opportunities facing a handful of cargo focused airports in Europe and North America.

CARGO Monday, 18 March 2013 |

Six of the best

Steven Thompson reviews the 2012 performance of the world’s busiest cargo gateways and discovers that it has been a difficult 12 months for airfreight.

NEWS Sunday, 16 September 2012 |

Dubai unveils plans to boost cargo capacity

Dubai International Airport (DXB) has unveiled an ambitious expansion programme designed to boost its cargo capacity to 3.1 million tonnes per annum by 2018.
NEWS Wednesday, 29 February 2012 |

Swissport launches cargo handling services at Kansai

Swissport International, working in close co-operation with Finnair Cargo, has begun offering cargo handling services at Osaka's Kansai International Airport.
NEWS Monday, 30 January 2012 |

Dubai World Central handles 90,000 tonnes of cargo in 1st year

Dubai World Central handled 89,729 tonnes of airfreight during its first full calendar year of operations.

NEWS Tuesday, 24 January 2012 |

Dubai International plans for growth after record 2011

Passenger numbers at Dubai International Airport soared 8% last year to reach a record total of 51 million in the 51st year since it opened.

NEWS Thursday, 19 January 2012 |

Tonnage down at world's biggest air cargo terminal

Cargo tonnage at the world’s biggest airfreight terminal dropped 6.2% in 2011.
CARGO Monday, 17 August 2009 |

What next for cargo?

ACI is cautiously projecting an upturn in cargo traffic next year, although the road to recovery looks like it will be a long one for airfreight, writes Joe Bates.

NEWS Thursday, 15 July 2010 |

Swiss study

Air cargo makes a significant contribution to the Swiss economy with 70% of companies regarding it as...

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