Posted 12/15 · 04:48 PM · LM EditorialIn an ongoing effort to improve fuel efficiency while extending its profitability in the airline industry, Southwest has placed a firm order for 150 Boeing 737 MAX airplanes, with the first delivery scheduled in 2017
Posted 12/15 · 12:15 PM · LM EditorialDuring its fiscal second quarter earnings announcement today, FedEx announced it has inked a deal with The Boeing Company to modernize its FedEx Express aircraft fleet.
Posted 12/07 · 09:11 PM · LM EditorialEven if government intervention averts a banking crisis it is unlikely that Europe will avoid a brief recession, maintain air cargo analysts
Posted 12/07 · 08:50 PM · LM EditorialThe immediate short-term outlook is dim, said analysts
Posted 12/06 · 11:12 AM · LM EditorialA watchful eye on inventory levels by retailers kept freight shipments and expenditures down on a sequential basis for the second straight month, with mixed results annually, according to the November 2011 edition of the Cass Freight Index.
Posted 12/06 · 09:13 AM · LM EditorialThis new offering uses ferries, rail, and trucks transporting 12-foot containers, with goods picked up from one of several China-based locations
Posted 11/30 · 03:30 PM · LM EditorialPricing across the transportation modes
Posted 11/22 · 09:56 AM · SCMR EditorialDemand for warehousing space around major U.S airports has ramped up, according Jones Lang LaSalle’s third annual Port, Airport and Global Infrastructure report
Posted 11/21 · 11:47 AM · LM EditorialNon-contractual 2012 rates will be comprised of a net increase of 4.9 percent for UPS ground packages and a net increase of 4.9 percent on all UPS air services and U.S. origin international shipments
Posted 11/10 · 07:59 AM · LM EditorialThe Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reported on Wednesday that its Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI) increased 0.9 percent from in September from August.