75th Anniversary Snapshot: Thinking inside the ‘Bunyan Box’

  Now that it’s July, when Americans are celebrating their independence, it seems fitting to spotlight a 60-year-old American innovation that changed the way the industry protected its precious cargo. Searching for a way to ensure that perishable airfreight could be quickly loaded and unloaded from cargo holds, while still protecting it from spoilage and […]
  • Randy Woods
  • July 9, 2018

Record profit for Emirates in 2015

UAE-based Emirates reported a record profit of US$2.2 billion for the year 2015, in spite of softer revenues, which dropped 3 percent, year-over-year, to $25.3 billion. Revenues from the group’s SkyCargo division comprised 14 percent of the airline’s overall transport revenue, even as Skycargo unit revenues dropped 9 percent to $3 billion. Lower yields were […]
  • Charles Kauffman
  • May 10, 2016