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Qatar Airways adds freighter capacity to Brussels

Qatar Airways adds freighter capacity to Brussels

April 18, 2017 at 5:56 pm 0 comments

Qatar Airways Cargo has swapped out one of its A330Fs for a larger 777F on its Brussels service in response to burgeoning pharma trade ex-Europe. Qatar Airways Cargo currently operates seven weekly A330F flights into Brussels, and eight widebody passenger flights. Next month, Qatar Airways Cargo plans to introduce itsRead More

Qatar Cargo launches direct freighter service to Cambodia

Qatar Cargo launches direct freighter service to Cambodia

April 3, 2017 at 5:52 pm 0 comments

Qatar Airways Cargo began freighter service to Phnom Penh today, focusing mostly on Cambodia’s garments business, which accounts for about 80 percent of the country’s exports. The weekly service, operating on the Doha–Phnom Penh–Doha route, will offer more than 60 tonnes of cargo capacity each way aboard one of theRead More

Qatar 777F (QTR #865-WF111) Take off, Taxi and Landing
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Qatar Cargo appoints Siginon as Nairobi ground handler

February 3, 2017 at 6:51 pm 0 comments

Siginon Aviation has been appointed Qatar Airways Cargo’s ground and ramp handler for the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) in Nairobi, Kenya. Qatar Airways Cargo has served Nairobi for ten years now. Siginon Aviation’s facility includes a 3,000-square-meter perishables center, a 5,000-square-meter general cargo warehouse and specialized storage for dangerous,Read More

Luxembourg Airport cargo volumes rise 8.2 percent in 2016

Luxembourg Airport cargo volumes rise 8.2 percent in 2016

January 20, 2017 at 6:44 pm 0 comments

Luxembourg Airport announced that its cargo volume was up 8.2 percent, compared to last year, reaching 821,000 tonnes in 2016. The growth rate was almost double that of last year’s and well ahead of IATA’s November year-to-date numbers for 2016 – a 3.2 percent rise in global freight-ton-kilometers (FTKs). TheRead More

Executives to Watch: Ogiermann strives for Qatar’s transparency

Executives to Watch: Ogiermann strives for Qatar’s transparency

December 1, 2016 at 6:57 pm 0 comments

Ulrich Ogiermann As head of cargo for Qatar Airways, Uli Ogiermann is quite familiar with rapid growth. The ascent of Qatar’s cargo arm under his leadership has been nothing short of meteoric, with the combination carrier rising from thirteenth place two years ago, to third place in 2016, in termsRead More

On the Rise: Top 40 cargo airports provide glimpses of future growth

On the Rise: Top 40 cargo airports provide glimpses of future growth

November 1, 2016 at 5:58 pm 0 comments

Sometimes all it takes is a shift in strategy from a single carrier to make an impact on airport freight traffic. Qatar Airways Cargo, for instance, has been ramping up its airfreight routes for the last couple of years, seeking more high-value cargo, such as pharmaceuticals, and forming joint venturesRead More

Last chance to vote for ACW’s Air Cargo Executive of the Year

Last chance to vote for ACW’s Air Cargo Executive of the Year

October 10, 2016 at 6:47 am 0 comments

Is there an air cargo executive you wish to nominate who has been head-and-shoulders above the rest in the last year? We at Air Cargo World want to know about it for our upcoming Air Cargo Executive of the Year award. But time is running out: Nominations are due no later thanRead More

Qatar Airways Cargo ramps up Budapest connectivity

Qatar Airways Cargo ramps up Budapest connectivity

October 3, 2016 at 4:20 pm 0 comments

Qatar Airways Cargo will add an additional 60 tonnes of weekly freighter capacity between its Doha hub and Budapest starting October 7, the airline announced. The additional A300-200F flight complements two extant weekly freighter flights already operating along the route, as well as daily bellyhold capacity offered on the carriersRead More