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Slowdown will hit profit outlook
The first half of 2019 has been challenging for the global air cargo business. IATA reported that global air freight markets showed FTKs, decreasing by 3.4% in May 2019, compared to the same period in 2018. This was a slight improvement on the 5.6% contraction in April
Mission critical
Hurricanes ravaged parts of the Caribbean last year and urgent freight charters were crucial in delivering relief aid. Keith Mwanalushi looks at the logistics behind the operations
Zero degrees of cargo
Transporting and handling temperature-controlled shipments can be a challenge, but now, new technologies are ensuring sensitive freight will arrive in top condition, as Keith Mwanalushi discovers
Demand drivers
Strong overall demand, a flexible freighter fleet and a new partnership with Emirates SkyCargo add up to a positive outlook for Cargolux, Europe’s largest all-cargo airline, as Helen Massy-Beresford discovers
Leading lights - Graham Witton
Airline Cargo Management speaks with Graham Witton, Managing Director, Antonov Airlines
Online opportunity
Growth of e-commerce has accelerated considerably, presenting huge opportunities to an air cargo industry only now climbing out of a period of stagnation, says Kerry Reals
Perishables prize
A recent run of acquisitions by logistics specialists shows the potential for the perishables sector, as Ian Putzger discovers
Rising tide
After years of slow growth in the aftermath of the global financial crisis, the worldwide air freight market is finally bouncing back, and the Europe-Asia trade lane is at the forefront, as Rob Coppinger discovers
Dynamic Dubai
Middle Eastern cargo carriers have grown strongly in recent years, aided by infrastructure investments at major airports in the region, including Emirates SkyCargo’s dual-airport hub in Dubai, as Helen Massy-Beresford finds out