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FedEx Boeing 767 freighter N107FE photographed by Chad Slattery at KPAE, and from Wolfe Air Aviation's Learjet 25B over Washington State, on September 26, 2014.

New FedEx Milan operation fully operational

FedEx Express’ new international express logistics facility at Milan-Malpensa airport is now fully operational. The site is 376,000 sq ft in size and is set to increase package sorting capacity by a quarter.

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Missguided chooses Kerry for international freight

Fashion retailer Missguided has chosen Kerry Logistics to handle its international air and ocean freight. The logistics business will also deliver a number of value-added services and support throughout its Greater China and Asia network.

New director for BIFA

Rachel Morley has joined the board of the British International Freight Association replacing Carson McMullan who has stepped down having been on the board since 2009.

Strong growth for air cargo

Global air cargo demand last year was up 3.8 per cent on 2015 – nearly double the average growth rate over the past five years, according to figures from the International Air Transport Association.

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Amazon granted patent for flying DC

Ecommerce giant Amazon has a patent for an airborne fulfilment centre (AFC) which would be used to service deliveries made by Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) or ‘Drones’.

WFS takes seat on Cargo iQ board

Worldwide Flight Services is to be represented by interim chief executive officer – Europe John Batten on the board of Cargo iQ, the not-for-profit membership group supported by IATA with the mission of creating and implementing quality standards for the worldwide air cargo industry.

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Air cargo linked to global trade

There is a clear link between a country’s air cargo connectivity and its participation in global trade, according to a study produced by The International Air Transport Association (IATA).

B&H to operate Heathrow facility

B&H Worldwide, the aerospace logistics company, is to operate a new Heathrow parts facility for parts provider Logix Aero. The logistics business will provide inventory management at the 24/7 site.