Airbus’ giant of the skies, BelugaST (A300-600ST) has made its first trip over the pond since 2009, bringing the Airbus-built HOTBIRD 13G satellite for Eutelsat to the Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral, Florida. Read more
The French company, Bolloré Logistics, used the Airbus super-transporter A300-600ST, the Beluga, to transport a Helibras ACH160 helicopter from Marseille in France to Brazil. This is the Beluga’s first trip to South America.Read more
European aerospace corporation, Airbus, has launched a new air-cargo service offering its five-strong BelugaST fleet to freight companies and other potential customers. The Airbus Beluga Transport is aiming to service the space, energy, military, aeronautic,...Read more
Singapore Airlines (SIA) has signed a Letter of Intent with Airbus to purchase seven A350F freighter aircraft, with options to order another five aircraft. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in the fourth quarter of 2025,...Read more
The French shipping and logistics major CMA CGM has placed an order for four Airbus A350F, as it takes major steps forward in developing CMA CGM Air Cargo. The order continues the company’s development activities...Read more
Wallenius Wilhelmsen has loaded the first shipment on Monday of Airbus Aircraft components under the new deal signed with Airbus and partner Louis Dreyfus Freight Solutions. The aircraft components were loaded at the Dailan port...Read more
Air freightCMA CGM has created a specialised air freight division in the group called CMA CGM Air Cargo. The container carrier has acquired four Airbus A330-200F freighter aircraft and will open a regular service between Liege,...Read more
Ceva Logistics has been awarded the contract to manage Airbus’ production supply at the manufacturer’s aircraft assembly site in Hamburg, Germany. The freight forwarder speaks of “a major expansion of its international aerospace business.” Read more
LogisticsPRESS RELEASE – The Rhenus Group has acquired Spanish company LTK, which specializes in logistics solutions for the aerospace and automotive industry. With the acquisition, Rhenus also expands its presence in Spain with three warehouse...Read more
InnnovationFrench shipping company Louis Dreyfus Armateurs (LDA) will equip one of its ro/ro vessels with a permanently installed kite system from Airseas to lower the greenhouse gas emissions of the ship.
The decision of the shipping...Read more
InnovationWilhelmsen and Airbus have completed the first-ever shore-to-ship drone delivery during a pilot project in Singapore. The Norwegian shipping company sees a bright future for drones in its ships service business unit as the drones...Read more
The logistics planners at manufacturer Airbus have their hands full with organising the transport between the various factories. Ro-ro ships play an essential role in the transport chain.
It takes between three and four million parts...Read more