Post Tagged with: "Cargolux Airlines"

Emirates, Cargolux launch first flight of cargo agreement

Emirates, Cargolux launch first flight of cargo agreement

June 13, 2017 at 5:38 pm 0 comments

The arrival of an Emirates SkyCargo 777 freighter into Luxembourg yesterday, June 12, kicked off a dedicated freighter and combo-carrier agreement with Cargolux Airlines, setting the stage for block and interline agreements that will allow the two carriers to use each other’s capacity for routes and capabilities beyond their ownRead More

Cargolux, Emirates SkyCargo ink novel airfreight deal

Cargolux, Emirates SkyCargo ink novel airfreight deal

May 9, 2017 at 5:59 pm 0 comments

MUNICH – Cargolux has entered into the first dedicated freighter and combo-carrier agreement of its kind, setting the stage for block and interline agreements that will allow the two carriers to use each other’s capacity for routes and capabilities beyond their own fleets. The landmark deal, announced here during theRead More

Greener Skies Ahead: How going green can help your bottom line

Greener Skies Ahead: How going green can help your bottom line

May 4, 2017 at 5:58 pm 0 comments

Last month, FedEx issued a report with much fanfare about the results of two initiatives that made them understandably proud. They had set baseline targets back in 2005 and were already close to hitting their goals. All told, the two initiatives saved FedEx a combined US$281 million dollars in costRead More

Cargolux passes GDP renewal audit, others go it alone

Cargolux passes GDP renewal audit, others go it alone

January 18, 2017 at 6:26 pm 0 comments

Cargolux Airlines has once again passed its GDP (Good Distribution Practice) audit, validating its GDP certification. The company’s management system continues to meet the requirements of the E.U. directive, “Guidelines on Good Distribution Practice of Medicinal Products for Human Use,” and of World Health Organization guidelines. As carriers look toRead More

Cargo Chat: Cargolux makes Puerto Rico pharma service ‘official’

Cargo Chat: Cargolux makes Puerto Rico pharma service ‘official’

November 4, 2016 at 4:38 pm 0 comments

Stavros Evangelakakis, Cargolux Early last month, Cargolux launched a new weekly route from its home base in Luxembourg directly to Rafael Hernández Airport (BQN) in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. That may not seem like a logical cargo route, considering that the American commonwealth in the Caribbean has been enduring a cripplingRead More

Cargolux starts weekly Ashgabat service

Cargolux starts weekly Ashgabat service

July 5, 2016 at 5:46 pm 0 comments

Cargolux Airlines added Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, to its network last week. The once-weekly service comes about a year after the all-cargo airline started flights to Turkmenbashi. Now, Cargolux services the country with eight flights per week, and plans to boost its weekly frequencies to 11 later this month. In addition toRead More

Cargolux CEO Dirk Reich to step down

Cargolux CEO Dirk Reich to step down

June 29, 2016 at 11:54 pm 0 comments

Multiple European media sources, including Tageblatt and Radio 100.7 out of Luxembourg, have reported that Dirk Reich, CEO of Cargolux, has decided to leave the company. The reports from Wednesday are based on information from two “well informed” sources, who had apparently spoken to the radio station. Air Cargo EyeRead More

Rickenbacker Revival: How an all-cargo airport found a new spark

Rickenbacker Revival: How an all-cargo airport found a new spark

June 7, 2016 at 5:59 pm 0 comments

For most dedicated cargo airports, their charm has also been their own curse – they look good on paper, but often have trouble succeeding in the real world. By eliminating the clutter of passenger operations to focus specifically on the needs of airfreight, all-cargo airports have been marketed for decadesRead More