Oliver Evans has spent nearly 40 years proving that linguistics and logistics are a good mix. Evans, chief cargo officer for Swiss International Airlines, nearly became a translator following his graduation from the University of Manchester in 1976.
Air freight volumes were up 5.2 percent in September 2014, surpassing the 4.4 percent growth rate for the first nine months of the year. The Middle East region saw the sharpest year-over-year rise for the month, at 17 percent. All regions showed positive growth, with the exception of Europe, reflecting the economic fallout from the Air France-KLM pilot strike and the Russia-Ukraine conflict. Source: IATA