Air freight management industry news and business issues for the logistics professional covering air cargo, pricing, screening, forwarding and service providers.

Global air cargo volumes remain flat, says IATA

Posted 12/09 · 04:44 PM · LM Editorial
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that air cargo volumes rose just 0.5% in October compared to a year ago.

Air cargo gains in spot market pricing arena

Posted 12/08 · 04:20 PM · LM Editorial
The dramatic decline to ocean freight spot market rates has served to widen the pricing differential to air rates to record levels, say Drewry Supply Chain Advisors.

Supply Chain Managers Favor Air Cargo in Recent Weeks

Posted 12/08 · 10:19 AM · SCMR Editorial
The dramatic decline to ocean freight spot market rates has served to widen the pricing differential to air rates to record levels, say Drewry Supply Chain Advisors.

Air Cargo in Latin America still falls behind in supporting supply chains

Posted 11/17 · 09:03 AM · LM Editorial
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed the improvements in safety that have resulted from strong partnerships among aviation stakeholders in Latin America and the Caribbean, and urged governments in the region to use this as a template for working together in other areas.

Air Cargo in Latin America Still Falls Behind in Supporting Supply Chains

Posted 11/16 · 02:37 PM · SCMR Editorial
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed the improvements in safety that have resulted from strong partnerships among aviation stakeholders in Latin America and the Caribbean, and urged governments in the region to use this as a template for working together in other areas.
NewsAir CargoGlobalEconomy

Port of New Orleans posts record number in container throughput

Posted 11/12 · 01:24 PM · LM Editorial
The Port of New Orleans surpassed the half-million mark for twenty-foot- equivalent units (TEUs) handled in a 12-month period for the first time.
NewsFreightPortsLogistics

IPA reports UPS pilots nearly in full agreement to authorize strike against UPS

Posted 10/23 · 12:40 PM · LM Editorial
By a whopping 2,252-to-8 margin, UPS pilots voted to authorize a strike against their employer, UPS, the Independent Pilots Association (IPA), the trade union representing UPS pilots, said today.

On eve of strike vote, UPS pilots get Teamsters support

Posted 10/22 · 01:14 PM · LM Editorial
Earlier this week, FedEx union pilots represented by the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) signed a new contract with FedEx management, which takes effect in November and becomes amendable in 2021. As for its chief competitor, UPS, though, things are not as harmonious, with the Independent Pilots Association (IPA), the trade union representing UPS pilots recently saying leadership called on its 2,528 members to authorize a pilot strike against UPS.
NewsTransportationAir FreightAir CargoUPSFedEx

FedEx pilots reach new six-year agreement with Air Line Pilots Association

Posted 10/20 · 11:18 AM · LM Editorial
ALPA said that the new contract takes effect in November and becomes amendable in 2021. And it added that the new contract is comprised of across-the-board increases for hourly pay rates and new-hire compensation, a significant signing bonus, retirement plan enhancements, and work-rule improvements, among other positive modifications.
NewsAir CargoUPSFedExLabor

DHL introduces new flight out of Detroit

Posted 10/13 · 07:13 AM · LM Editorial
Global express delivery and logistics services provider DHL introduced a new flight geared towards Michigan-based importers and exporters out of the Detroit Metropolitan Airport.
NewsAir CargoDHL


Page 3 of 37 pages  < 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›




© Copyright 2016 Peerless Media LLC, a division of EH Publishing, Inc • 111 Speen Street, Ste 200, Framingham, MA 01701 USA