Air Cargo News.


Nov 6, 2006


Aviapartner will invest in excess of [euro]2 million ($2.5 million) to expand its warehouse capacity at Frankfurt International Airport's South cargo terminal with a new 3,000-sq.-m. facility that will increase capacity by some 30,000 tonnes per year. The building is planned to be operational May 1, 2007. Oct 30, 2006


Boeing finishes design for new freighter. Boeing has completed the basic design for its 747-800F freighter, a longer, more fuel-efficient version of its 747. The company has booked 44 orders for the cargo version of the plane. It has yet to receive an order for the passenger version but is in talks with several airlines. Nov 1, 2006

Deccan Aviation

Deccan Aviation To Enter Air Cargo Business. India's Deccan Aviation plans to launch air cargo services through a new subsidiary and sell a small stake in it to Investec Bank an official said on Monday. Nov 3, 2006

FedEx Express

FedEx to buy Indian express operator PAFEX for $30 million. FedEx Express, the...

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