Saturday 20th Jan 2018 - Logistics Manager

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Air freight rates increase

Global air freight rates have been dramatically up this peak season, according to Freightos. In Europe, intermittent bad weather has lead to backlogs and contributed to higher rates.

DHL signs 15 year deal with Air Hong Kong

DHL is to buy eight A300-600F cargo planes from Air Hong Kong, and lease them back to the carrier under a 15-year block-space agreement to enable the carrier’s overnight air services to continue supporting the DHL Express network until 2033.

Air cargo volumes and prices set to rise

Air cargo volumes are forecast to grow by 4.5 per cent next year, but prices are also set to rise, according to the International Air Transport Association.

FedEx to buy 30 new aircraft

FedEx Express is to buy 30 ATR 72-600F aircraft with options to purchase up to 20 more as part of a plan to modernise its fleet of feeder aircraft.

Heathrow reveals logistics hub long list

Heathrow has revealed the location of sixty-five long-listed sites in the running to become logistics hubs for the off site construction of the third runway. See below image for locations:

Menzies picks Clark to head AMI

Menzies Aviation has appointed Jonathon Clark as chief executive officer of Air Menzies International, a subsidiary of the business.