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Ethiopian Airlines adds Ahmedabad to India cargo network

March 22, 2017 at 5:44 pm 0 comments

Ethiopian Airlines announced that it will add Ahmedabad, the carrier’s fifth cargo gateway to India, to its global cargo network as of March 28, 2017. The Addis Ababa based carrier also finalized preparations to launch new flights to Victoria Falls, Oslo and Antananarivo, set to start 26-28 March 2017. EthiopianRead More

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Ethiopian Airlines Cargo facility to be operational in April 2017

January 3, 2017 at 6:54 pm 0 comments

As the new year turned, Ethiopian Airlines took a moment to congratulate itself on its 2016 performance in a press release that had an interesting update on its ambitious new cargo terminal, which is now 82 percent complete, and expected to be operational in April 2017. Upon completion, the AddisRead More

Brussels cargo bounces back in August

Brussels cargo bounces back in August

September 16, 2016 at 5:46 pm 0 comments

August cargo volumes at Brussels Airport have fully recovered, with positive growth for the first time since the terrorist attacks that crippled the airport in March of this year. Cargo traffic for the month grew by 6.6 percent to 39,848 tonnes, compared to August 2015. The airport’s full-freighter segment postedRead More

The 2016 Freight 50: Analysis of top cargo carriers

The 2016 Freight 50: Analysis of top cargo carriers

August 26, 2016 at 5:41 pm 0 comments

For most of the top 10 carriers on the Freight 50 list, growth was relatively static. Cathay Pacific, for example, managed a 5.4 percent increase in overall traffic to reach 10.59 billion FTKs, thanks to its ability to capitalize on “very strong” trans-Pacific demand in early 2015, said Mark Sutch,Read More

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Ethiopian Cargo may return to Brussels

March 8, 2016 at 6:47 pm 0 comments

When Ethiopian Airlines Cargo moved its cargo operations from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Masstricht-Aachen in the Netherlands in November 2015, BRU felt the pain almost immediately. But thanks to an amendment of the bilateral agreement between Belgium and Ethiopia, the Belgian federal government said it is open to the possibilityRead More

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Brussels probably wishes it had Ethiopian back

February 10, 2016 at 10:55 pm 0 comments

Brussels Airport (BRU) experienced a 2.4 percent decline in cargo demand last month, compared to January 2015, handling just over 9,500 tonnes. The decrease, according to the airport, is “entirely attributed” to losses in the full-freight segment (-11.5 percent), which is still recovering from Ethiopian Airlines’ departure from Brussels becauseRead More

And the ‘Air Cargo Journalist of the Year’ is…

And the ‘Air Cargo Journalist of the Year’ is…

December 9, 2015 at 8:49 pm 0 comments

Our congratulations to Randy Woods, editor of Air Cargo World, who was named last night the “Air Cargo Journalist of the Year” by the Seahorse Club, the London-based organization for journalism professionals in the freight transport, shipping and logistics sectors worldwide. Randy won for his feature article “The Lion Roars” on Ethiopian Airlines’ cargoRead More

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Ethiopian Cargo moves from Brussels to Maastricht

November 6, 2015 at 11:40 pm 0 comments

Ethiopian Airlines has moved its cargo operations from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Masstricht-Aachen (MST), effective Nov. 1, citing delays on behalf of the Belgian government  to respond to Ethiopian’s request for an extension of Fifth Freedom traffic rights. The carrier had wanted the rights to  fly on to Dubai WorldRead More