American Airlines launching two new US-Germany routes for summer 2019

Today, American Airlines announced that it will launch additional widebody service to Germany for summer 2019. The two new routes include one from Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) to Munich (MUC), and one from Philadelphia (PHL) to Berlin Tegel Airport (TXL). American Airlines will operate the DFW-MUC route daily through October 26 using a 787-800, beginning today. […]
  • Chelsea Toczauer
  • June 6, 2019

DFW takes community approach for CEIV-Pharma certification

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) announced today that its logistics partners dnata cargo USA, SCL Cold Chain, B.I.G. Logistics and Expeditors were awarded IATA’s Center of Excellence for Independent Validators (CEIV) certification for pharmaceutical handling at DFW. After Miami International Airport (MIA), DFW is the second North American airport with a CEIV-certified pharma community […]
  • Caryn Livingston
  • March 14, 2019

WFS signs three-year handling contract with Qantas at DFW

Today, Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) inked a three-year ground handling deal at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) for Australia-based carrier Qantas Airways. The agreement extends WFS’s relationship with Qantas, for which it already provides cargo handling services at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).  The new agreement stipulates WFS will conduct ground handling services for the carrier’s passenger operations, as well as cargo […]
  • Chelsea Toczauer
  • March 13, 2019

dnata acquires AirLogistix USA, enters US market

On May 10 2017, Dubai-based ground handler and cargo terminal operator, dnata announced it was making an entry into the U.S. market with the acquisition of two AirLogistix USA facilities in the Lone-Star State. In recent years, AirLogistix USA has invested heavily in dedicated perishables facilities to support the growing volumes of perishables moving by […]
  • Charles Kauffman
  • May 11, 2017

Qatar calls new Dallas cargo route ‘just the beginning’ for 2016

Saying it is “just the beginning” of its expansion plans for 2016, Ulrich Ogiermann, Qatar Airways’, chief cargo officer, said that a new, dedicated cargo route between Liége and Dallas/Ft. Worth  will begin Jan. 19, 2016, making DFW the sixth freighter destination for Qatar in the Americas, and the 13th destination overall, including passenger flights. […]
  • Staff Reports
  • December 23, 2015

CHEP Aerospace receives dual certification

CHEP Aerospace Solutions, which provides ULD management and MRO services to airlines, has received certification from both the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for the maintenance and repair of aviation equipment. Several airports in the United States and in Europe have been approved for CHEP stations including Dallas-Ft. Worth, […]
  • Staff Reports
  • September 21, 2015

AA Cargo invests in 787 for international routes

American Airlines Cargo has launched four international routes using a new 787-800. The widebody aircraft will operate routes between Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) and Beijing – a route that commenced on June 2 – and DFW and Buenos Aires, starting June 4. The carrier will then add a DFW-to-Shanghai route on June 26 and Chicago-to-Narita on Aug. 18. […]
  • Staff Reports
  • June 5, 2015