Singapore Airlines Cargo is to park another Boeing 747-400 freighter aircraft as a result of a continuing capacity surplus.
International air cargo markets remained weak in April, according to figures from the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines.
Finnair Cargo will add more air freight capacity to and from Brussels, starting June 6.
Polar Air Cargo Worldwide announced plans to enhance its 767 Intra-Asia services and 747 Trans-Pacific services starting in early June. One Boeing 767-300 freighter will operate between Tokyo, Sydney and Incheon, South Korea while a second 767-300F will operate between Taipei, Taiwan; Nagoya, Japan and Incheon.
Ukraine International Airlines expands its route network in Russian Federation by launching direct scheduled service between Kiev and Nizhnevartovsk.
FOLLOWING a three-year absence due to night-time runway closures for maintenance work in Mumbai, which restricted freight capacity, Virgin Atlantic Cargo says it has gained the support of freight forwarders after resuming the route in October last year.
US plane maker Boeing has delivered a 777-300ER (extended range) plane to Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia).
Aerospace One S.A., Greece will offer wide-body freighters for charter or ACMI lease. The fleet, which is already in operation, will use 747-200s and new 747-400 jumbo jets. There are also plans for further expansion. The airline will be launched at Air Cargo Europe 2013, Munich in June.
As from 17th June Air Malta will start serving a new scheduled service to Algeria’s capital, Algiers. The Maltese National Airline will operate two weekly flights every Monday and Thursday and expects to carry 6,000 passengers this summer.
The UK's British Airways plans to leverage Kenya's position to grow market share in East and Central Africa and South Sudan.
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