Wednesday 18th Sep 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Government is listening to logistics sector, says FTA

The Freight Transport Authority has backed the government’s Aviation Strategy Consultation which details its long-term vision for aviation to 2050, saying it shows that the government is listening to the logistics sector and recognising the importance of air cargo to the UK economy.

Budapest Airport plans new China growth strategy

Budapest Airport is to launch a new growth strategy for Asia in 2019 which includes additional direct freighter and belly cargo routes to China, as well as enhanced e-commerce capabilities.

Davies Turner expands in Glasgow

Davies Turner Air Cargo has moved to a 10,000 sq ft site at Hillington Park, doubling the size of its Glasgow operation.

Air freight demand rises 3pc

Air freight demand rose 3.1 per cent in October, while capacity increased by 5.4 per cent, according to the International Air Transport Association.

ASM plans for delays to new customs system

Agency Sector Management is working on contingency plans for businesses affected by the new UK’s Customs Declaration Service in case full roll-out of the new system is delayed.

Stobart Air wins BA deal

Aviation company Stobart Air is to provide new aircrafts, crew, maintenance, and insurance services for BA CityFlyer, operating routes to and from London City Airport under the BA CityFlyer brand from 16 November 2019.

Air freight demand rises 2.3pc

Demand for air freight in August was 2.3 per cent up on a year ago, though capacity rose even more, by 4.5 per cent, according to the International Air Transport Association.