Air cargo industry stakeholders are no strangers to the difficulties involved in recruiting skilled labor to fill warehousing and ground handling vacancies at growing airports. But does responsibility...
This Zhuhai sidebar section supplements our feature considering the role of the recently opened Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge in supporting the diversification of cargo flows in China’s Pearl River Delta region. Read on to learn more about infrastructure development in the western PRD or click here to return to part I and part II of the […]
Today, United Kingdom-based warehouse investor Warehouse Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) received the contract for acquisition of Glasgow International Airport’s (GLA) Air Cargo Center from Airport Industrial Nominees Ltd. Warehouse REIT paid £11.1 million for the property, which represents a net initial yield of 6.7 percent and a revisionary yield in excess of 7 percent. […]
In today’s Part I of our feature, we consider the role of the recently opened Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge in supporting the diversification of cargo flows in China’s Pearl River Delta region. China’s Pearl River Delta (PRD) region has long served as the nexus of air cargo flows between Asia and the rest of the world, […]
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS) reported a 2.5% decline in freight volumes and 10.4% drop in full freighter movements year-over-year for 2018, as freighter traffic at the airport has been challenged since 2017, when AMS began enforcing a rule requiring operators to keep to scheduled operational time “slots” 80% of the time or risk losing them. […]
Today, the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) approved the establishment of a new Chinese cargo carrier, Zhongzhou Airlines Co., Ltd., that will be based out of Zhengzhou Airport (CGO). The airport, which also serves as Cargolux’s China hub, is gaining traction as a freighter hub in the Chinese cargo landscape. Zhongzhou Airlines is a […]
This week, cargo operations for airports and carriers in the United States and United Kingdom are in a deep freeze as Storm Jayden barrels through the U.S. and polar vortex winds hit both countries, resulting in flight delays, cancellations and cargo embargoes. U.S. airports suffering flight delays and cancellations include Atlanta (ATL), Chicago O’Hare (ORD), […]