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Frankfurt-Hahn’s half-year cargo numbers see record growth

Frankfurt-Hahn’s half-year cargo numbers see record growth

July 13, 2017 at 5:54 pm 0 comments

“All signs point toward growth,” enthused Roger Scheifele, senior vice president for cargo sales and business development at Frankfurt-Hahn Airport (HHN), following the announcement that the German hub’s cargo business had more than doubled its cargo traffic over the first half of 2017.  From January to June, 49,000 tonnes ofRead More

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Panalpina adds Baku to schedule

April 28, 2015 at 11:09 pm 0 comments

Using 747-8 freighters operated by Silk Way West Airlines, Panalpina is including Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, to its list of scheduled charter destinations. Panalpina will offer a mid-week and a weekend rotation from Luxembourg to Shanghai via Baku, and back. Sou Ping Chee, Panalpina’s head of airfreight for AsiaRead More

Azerbaijan-based Silk Way West commits to three 747-8Fs

Azerbaijan-based Silk Way West commits to three 747-8Fs

January 12, 2015 at 11:06 pm 0 comments

Boeing and Azerbaijan-based Silk Way West are working on finalizing a deal for three 747-8Fs. Boeing said that once all contingencies have been removed, the contract will be worth more than $1.1 billion at current list prices (although airlines typically negotiate substantial discounts from list). Silk Way West, named for theRead More