Unprecedented Air Cargo Deal Uses Nine Separate Authorities
- Aviation deal may be near. Armbruster, William // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);10/14/2002, Vol. 3 Issue 41, p30
Reports on the signing of the agreements of DHL with the Hong Kong Airport Authority and Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific Airways in China. Benefits of the agreement for air transportation between Hong Kong and the U.S.; Terms of the agreements; Information on the competitors of DHL for shipments...
- Yet to take off. Armbruster, William // JoC Week;10/7/2002, Vol. 3 Issue 40, p26
Reports that hopes that congestion at the Los Angeles International Airport will prompt freighter operators to switch their all-cargo flights to the Southern California Logistics Airport have not panned out. Failure of marketing efforts; Migration of business away from central business...
- Freight companies fight over customers. Nicholls, Les // Asian Business Review;Oct96, p51
Focuses on the rapid growth in demand for air freight in Asia. Worldwide government deregulation; Global business alliances; Impact of build-up in wealth in the Asia-Pacific region.
- The great Asian freight race. Hawcroft, Sam // Asian Business Review;Dec96, p86
Evaluates the initiatives made by air freight cargo companies in increasing their cargo capacities between the Australian and Asian markets. Malaysia Airlines' introduction of a new weekly freighter service in 1996; Ansett International Cargo's launching of a new service to Kuala Lumpur,...
- TIACA identifies four industry priorities. // Transportation & Distribution;Aug99, Vol. 40 Issue 8, p11
Focuses on the major issues in the air cargo industry to be addressed by the International Air Cargo Association (TIACA). Customs problems in the industry; Selection of air cargo leaders to head up initiatives in each area; Challenges facing the industry.
- Turbulence Ahead for International Air Cargo. Morton, Roger // Transportation & Distribution;Jun2002, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p26
Examines the international air cargo industry in the U.S. Forecast of the International Air Cargo Association on the industry; Increase in demand for freight services business; Consolidation in the industry. INSETS: Preliminary Scheduled Cargo Traffic Statistics;Heading for Hong...
- Innovative integrators. Whittle, Chris; Lowden, Ian J. // International Business: Strategies for the Global Marketplace;Mar97, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p39
Reports that many businesses within the air cargo industry have been slow to improve their internal process. Findings of the study commissioned by Unisys on air freight shipment; Plan of air cargo industry to improve logistics performance; `Integrators' segment of the industry; Purpose of the...
- First-quarter Catastrophe. Krause, Kristin S. // Traffic World;4/29/2002, Vol. 266 Issue 17, p25
Reports the decline in revenue among airline cargo units in the U.S. Inefficiency of lowering rates for air cargo; Transport of smaller-gauge aircraft; Need for additional international flights on schedule.
- Air Cargo's Big Forum. // Traffic World;9/2/2002, Vol. 266 Issue 35, p25
Focuses on the Air Cargo Forum on September 17 to 20, 2002 in Hong Kong, China where industry leaders will discuss challenges of air commerce. Difficulties experienced by the industry in the previous year; International Air Cargo Association as forum host.