enarhyazzh-CNzh-TWcsdanlettlfifrkadeelhihuisiditjakolvmsnofaplptruskslessvthtrukviyi

.........-----

translate arrow

search image top2

IATA partner completes drone test flight programme
FARNBOROUGH, UK: July 17, 2018. Drone manufacturer...

Read more

Hactl becomes first to complete IATA SFOC
HONG KONG: July 17, 2018. Hong Kong Air Cargo Term...

Read more

Freightos and Lufthansa launch rate platform
LONDON: July 17, 2018. Lufthansa Cargo and Freight...

Read more

Antonov building on 2017 growth
LONDON: July 17, 2018. Having recorded an 81 perce...

Read more

Delta and Korean Air begin trans-Pacific cargo collaboration
ATLANTA: July 17, 2018. Delta Air Lines Cargo and ...

Read more

Southwest begins international cargo service to Mexico
HOUSTON, TX: July 16, 2018. Southwest Airlines Car...

Read more

Volga-Dnepr to order 34 new widebody freighters
FARNBOROUGH, UK: July 17, 2018. Volga-Dnepr Group ...

Read more

APL Logistics joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance
SINGAPORE, July 16, 2018. APL Logistics has joined...

Read more

IoT platform to monitor pharma shipments in flight
FARNBOROUGH, UK: July 16, 2018. AirBridgeCargo Air...

Read more

IATA partner completes drone test flight programme
Hactl becomes first to complete IATA SFOC
Freightos and Lufthansa launch rate platform
Antonov building on 2017 growth
Delta and Korean Air begin trans-Pacific cargo collaboration...
Southwest begins international cargo service to Mexico
Volga-Dnepr to order 34 new widebody freighters ...
APL Logistics joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance
IoT platform to monitor pharma shipments in flight...

Latest News

SWW JAL deal
20 Jul, 2018

JAL Cargo to use Silk Way for Japan-EU trade

in Air
BAKU, Azerbaijan: July 20, 2018. Following the signing of a new EU-Japan trade deal that…
V D Liege
19 Jul, 2018

Liege Airport adds Volga-Dnepr to Cainiao Network

in Air
FARNBOROUGH: July 17, 2018. Volga-Dnepr Group (VDG) and CargoLogicAir (CLA) have signed…
Airbus UAS
18 Jul, 2018

Airbus to determine drone delivery viability for medical supplies

in Humanitarian
FARNBOROUGH: July 18, 2018. Airbus and International SOS, a medical and security risk…
VTG tank wagons
18 Jul, 2018

Rail lessor VTG rejects Morgan Stanley bid

in Rail
HAMBURG: July 16, 2018. VTG Aktiengesellschaft, a European rail leasing and logistics…
Panalpina perishables
17 Jul, 2018

Another asset for Panalpina’s perishables network

in 3PL
BASEL: July 17, 2018. Panalpina has agreed to acquire a majority stake in…
Embraer Farnborough
16 Jul, 2018

Embraer’s market outlook to reach US$600 billion

in Air
FARNBOROUGH, UK: July 16, 2018. United Airlines has ordered 25 Embraer E175 jets at a…
comsa
13 Jul, 2018

SNCF acquires first private rail operator in Spain

in Rail
BARCELONA: July 13, 2018. SNCF Logistics is to acquire COMSA Rail Transport from Spanish…
Edmonton International Airport
12 Jul, 2018

Edmonton eyes Canada first with CEIV

in Air
EDMONTON, Canada: June 11, 2018. Edmonton International Airport is aiming to be the first…
Virgin Hyperloop Texas
11 Jul, 2018

Texas considers hyperloop route to Mexico

in News
DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TX: July 11, 2018. The Dallas-Fort Worth Regional Transportation…

PRESS RELEASE

June 16, 2014: Etihad Cargo, a division of UAE national airline, Etihad Airways, has enhanced its cargo services to and from Switzerland and the United States (US), by offering bellyhold cargo capacity on flights between Abu Dhabi and Zurich and Los Angeles respectively.

Etihad Airways launched daily flights to both cities on 1 June, bringing the total number of Swiss destinations flown direct from its Abu Dhabi hub to two, and raising to four its network of direct US cities.

The airline already flies from Abu Dhabi to Geneva in Switzerland and to Chicago, New York and Washington D.C. in the US.

The new Abu Dhabi-Zurich services offer cargo customers 260 tonnes of weekly bellyhold uplift capability while flights between Abu Dhabi and Los Angeles will offer 130 tonnes of weekly bellyhold volume.

Etihad Airways is deploying an Airbus A330-300 aircraft on the Abu Dhabi-Zurich route, with services to Los Angeles initially being operated by an Airbus A340-500 aircraft, before switching to a Boeing 777-200LR aircraft from 15 July.

Kevin Knight, Chief Strategy and Planning Officer at Etihad Airways, said: "Switzerland and the US are key markets for us, and our new services to Zurich and Los Angeles provide shippers with convenient, daily access to points all across our global network.

"In total, we now offer just over 510 tonnes of weekly cargo capacity to and from Switzerland, and 940 tonnes to and from the US, with unique access out of both countries to the Gulf region, the Indian subcontinent market, Africa and many parts of Asia.

"Our new cargo capability to Zurich and Los Angeles will appeal particularly to the valuable goods, pharmaceutical, textile, machinery and fresh produce sectors, and we look forward to working with our customers to facilitate more trade across our network."

The increase in cargo capacity comes against a background of rising tonnage flown by Etihad Cargo. In 2013, Etihad Cargo carried more than 6,700 tonnes of goods to and from Switzerland, up 21 per cent on 2012, while tonnage to and from the US over the same period rose 54 per cent to 36,000 tonnes

Corporate News

- powered by Quickchilli.com -