Middle East airlines saw their freight business expand at a healthy 8.6 per cent in April compared to the same month in 2012, according to figures released by the International Air Transport Association (Iata).
While this is a slo
Middle Eastern airlines posted the fastest-growing air freight demand in January globally, reporting an increase of 16.3 per cent over the same month in 2012, according to figures and analysis released by the International Air Transport Associat
International air passenger traffic rose by 4.6 per cent in November compared to the same period last year, while air freight volumes edged up 1.6 per cent over the same period after declining 2.6 per cent in October, year to year, said a report
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) said global traffic continued to rise in January showing a 5.7 per cent jump in passenger demand, but air freight demand fell 8 per cent over last year.
The occurrence of Chinese New
Dubai International Airport said it has registered a 5.8 per cent increase in year-on-year passenger numbers and a 3.7 per cent contraction in international freight volumes in March this year.
Announcing the March traffic results, Dubai Ai
Air freight grew by over one fifth in 2010, in a sign of global economic recovery, but severe weather in Europe and North America dented passenger demand at the end of the year, the airline body Iata said.
Both passenger and freight
Growth in international air cargo ticked up in October, after falling since May, to be 14.4 percent higher year-on-year, the airline industry body Iata said on Thursday.
Iata said freight -- an important indicator of world trade and hence
Royal Jordanian has signed an agreement with MK Airlines, one of the leading air freight companies based in Belgium, to jointly develop air freight services through Jordan and the Levant region.
The agreement highlights the intention of th
UPS is launching a simplified global suite of services for shipping air freight, including a substantially expanded express freight option.
This announcement reinforces one of the company’s strategic priorities – to offer an unmatched lev
Flying certain foods around the world may be less environmentally harmful than buying locally, a report said.
Concerns are growing that a corporate dash to be seen to be doing something about climate change is causing more harm than good.