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Cargo restrictions move north as Hurricane Irma approaches Florida

Cargo restrictions move north as Hurricane Irma approaches Florida

September 8, 2017 at 5:58 pm 0 comments

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO – After churning across most of the northern Leeward Islands in the Caribbean Sea over the last three days, Hurricane Irma has set a course for the low-lying U.S. state of Florida, packing 150-mile-per-hour winds and expected storm surges of 6 to 12 feet by thisRead More

Heathrow Airport, American Airlines 777 on stand during cargo loading, May 2013.

Heavyweight Air Express to handle American Airlines Cargo UAE sales

August 21, 2017 at 4:45 pm 0 comments

American Airlines Cargo selected Heavyweight Air Express (HAE) as its general sales agent (GSA) in the United Arab Emirates, switching from its previous GSA, Airline Cargo Resources after that group chose to downsize its Middle East operations. In mid-2016, American also chose HAE as its GSA for several countries acrossRead More

The DFW Difference: How the Texas hub became a gateway to Latin America

The DFW Difference: How the Texas hub became a gateway to Latin America

July 3, 2017 at 5:54 pm 0 comments

John Ackerman was reviewing the freight numbers prior to an airport board meeting, but something about the numbers looked fishy. “The increase in cargo volumes was just too high,” recalled Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW)’s executive vice president for global strategy and development. But after the number crunchers had revisitedRead More

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AA Cargo stays busy in first quarter, but yields slump

April 28, 2017 at 5:35 pm 0 comments

American Airlines (AA) cargo volumes closed out the first quarter in strong form, but with yields down 6.7 percent to US$0.27, the carrier seems to be up against the same volatility that plagued the business last year. The American carrier’s data coincides with Drewry’s latest air freight numbers that hadRead More