Air freight management industry news and business issues for the logistics professional covering air cargo, pricing, screening, forwarding and service providers.
Posted 01/20 · 05:49 AM · SCMR Editorial
While Air cargo volumes have crept along at a snail’s pace during most of 2012. The year ended without a push for last minute electronics and other higher value retail goods to fill the space on cargo planes to capacity.
Posted 11/21 · 11:07 AM · SCMR Editorial
Quality, Efficiency and Security Top Issues
Posted 10/23 · 12:19 AM · LM Editorial
Logistics Management Group News Editor Jeff Berman recently caught up with Richard Phillips, CEO of full service 3PL and non asset-based 3PL services provider Pilot Freight about various aspects of the supply chain and logistics sectors and the economy.
Posted 09/04 · 03:06 PM · LM Editorial
With the triennial ICAO Global Assembly convening in Montreal later this month, the International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) is placing a new emphasis on its strong support for a global solution to aviation emissions.
Posted 08/14 · 09:33 AM · SCMR Editorial
When the Justice Department joined six states and the District of Columbia in a lawsuit to block the proposed merger of American Airlines and US Airways, supply chain managers may have good reason for mixed emotions
Posted 08/14 · 09:11 AM · LM Editorial
When the Justice Department joined six states and the District of Columbia in a lawsuit yesterday to block the proposed merger of American Airlines and US Airways, shippers may have good reason to feel ambivalent.
Posted 08/14 · 07:58 AM · LM Editorial
Various media outlets are reporting that a UPS cargo plane crashed in a field while attempting to land at the Birmingham, Alabama airport around 6 a.m. ET today.
Posted 08/07 · 10:16 AM · LM Editorial
YRC Worldwide, the largest Teamsters-covered LTL carrier, continued its financial improvement in the second quarter.
Posted 08/01 · 08:05 PM · LM Editorial
As Logistics Management has been reporting, the global outlook for the airline industry in terms of profit and revenue has recently brightened—just a little—according to reports form the International Air Transport Association (IATA).
Posted 07/02 · 03:08 PM · LM Editorial
Ocean cargo carriers comprising the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (TSA) have announced a guideline peak season surcharge (PSS) of $400 per 40-foot container from Asia to all U.S. destinations, effective August 1.