Air cargo

Case Study: Ethiopia challenges Dubai with Africa’s largest air cargo terminal
Tewolde GebreMariam, CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, says the airline’s new 38,000sqm air cargo terminal in Addis Ababa puts the city in direct competition with hubs like Dubai
VIDEO: What Amazon’s giant drone-carrying airship would look like
The AFCs would hover at about 13,700 metres and be restocked and resupplied by "shuttles or smaller airships". Amazon did not comment on the footage.
Video: Etihad Cargo flies 17 Rally cross cars from Europe to Abu Dhabi
Get behind the scenes to see how the full spectacle was transported from Europe to Abu Dhabi for the world’s first Rallycross from the desert.
UPS mobilises Dubai network to provide relief to Cyclone Idai survivors
Air cargo operators and express logistics companies are leveraging Dubai’s position as a first-response hub to air lift relief supplies to Mozambique
UPS expands Middle East senior management ahead of EXPO 2020
Given the anticipated growth associated with Expo 2020, the changing demands of customers, and the dynamic e-commerce trends, UPS continues to invest in expanding its services and strengthening its infrastructure.
FedEx Express names new freighter after MENA employee’s son
The new plane ‘Isaac’ follows a tradition that started in 1973, when the very first FedEx Express plane, a Dassault Falcon 20, was named “Wendy,” honoring the daughter of Frederick W. Smith, founder, chairman and CEO of FedEx.
Dubai's Dnata launches operations in Belgium
Dubai-based airport services provider opened a new cargo facility at Brussels Airport
Dubai mobilises more humanitarian aid for Cyclone Idai victims
International Humanitarian City dispatches another cargo flight made available by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum
UPS partners with Matternet to transport medical samples via drone
The program is taking place at WakeMed’s flagship hospital and campus in the Raleigh, N.C., metropolitan area, with oversight by the Federal Aviation Administration and North Carolina Department of Transportation.
Etihad Cargo and Etihad Airlines get new flight tracking system
FlightAware integrates global aircraft position data from the Aireon space-based automatic dependent surveillance
VIDEO: Emirates SkyCargo cuts historic piano’s travel time by 99.6%
The square piano made by Frederick Beck, one of the leading piano makers of the time in London, became the first keyboard instrument to arrive on Australian soil in January, 1788.
350-million honey bees land at Ras Al Khaimah Airport
With 4,000 honeybees weighing just one pound, the cargo shipment was one of the largest of its kind in the region.

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