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Moscow, July 22, 13:09 /ITAR-TASS/. Russia's cargo spacecraft Progress M-32M on Tuesday undocked from the international space station (ISS).
A sale of Martinair, which operates a fleet of 10 MD-11 and 747 freighters, is viewed as the most likely option, with Air France-KLM CEO Alexandre de Juniac saying Etihad Airways would be an "obvious" choice.

It was once a famous drug smuggling freighter seized in with 37 tons of marijuana stored in its cargo hold. Now, the Helena Star is finally headed for the scrap heap.
By David Axe - US military operations now increasingly begin and end at sea - aboard a growing fleet of vessels that the Pentagon has specifically outfitted as floating command facilities, barracks and launch pads.
MANISTIQUE -- Sunday a park in Manistique has been renamed in memory of a ship that went down almost 58 years ago. Lakeview Park has now been renamed the Carl D. Bradley Lakeview Memorial Park.
The Calgary service will be operated by Boeing 747-8 freighters which will fly machinery and perishables direct from Calgary to Hong Kong to connect with Cathay Pacific's extensive Asian network.

Over 50 years ago the freighter encountered a storm with 65 mile per hour winds and 20 foot waves. She sunk 23 miles off the Manistique shore.
Effort abandoned to save 111-year-old freighter as museum ship. By Brady Slater on Jul 17, 2014 at 9:01 a.m.. email Tweet. The laker J.B.
Qatar Airways has announced its intention to order four new B777 freighters - with options for up to four more - as part of a potential US$37.7billion passenger and cargo aircraft shopping spree with Boeing, writes Nigel Tomkins, managing director.
Cathay currently operates freighter services to 44 international destinations. In June, the airline boosted its Columbus service from twice-weekly to thrice-weekly.
Cathay Pacific Airways will boost its freighter services in Canada with a new twice-weekly scheduled service to Calgary beginning Oct. 17.
I once heard an unusual tale about an Indian investment broker working in Bucharest, Romania, who had become enchanted by the Danube River Delta region, with its lonely canals, floating reed beds and silver onion-domed monasteries alongside quaint ...
Both freighters sailed in Cuba waters but their exact locations were a mystery for several days because there were no reports from their automatic location beacons, required by safety regulations.
Afriqiyah Airways (8U, Tripoli Int'l) and sister carrier, Libyan airlines (LN, Tripoli Int'l), are both in the process of acquiring freighter aircraft in a bid to regain control of the Libyan market from foreign operators. Libyan Airlines' chairman ...
The ship, Mu Du Bong, sailed from Havana and ran around Monday 12 kilometers (7.5 miles) from the port access, and there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage, said Veracruz State civil defense emergency chief Ricardo Maza.
Mumbai: The Indian Coast Guard today rescued 11 crew members of a merchant vessel which grounded near the Mumbai coast today. "The coast guard has rescued 11 persons from 'MV Priyanka' which had drifted to shallow waters about 20 nautical miles ...

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak yesterday said Malaysian International shipping corporation (MISC) container freighter Bunga Mas Lima will be positioned near the Philippine border "as soon as possible". "It will serve as a 'mother ship' where we ...
The Prime Minister said that this would include deploying Malaysia International shipping corporation Berhad's (MISC) container freighter, the MT Bunga Mas Lima, to Sabah, where it will serve as "mother ship" for maritime assets and personnel near the ...
Between 2001 and 2012, the navy bought 14 Lewis and Clark-class cargo ships for roughly $500 million apiece. Each of the blocky, 690-foot-long vessels includes expansive flight decks and vast internal capacity - more than one million cubic feet of ...
Mombasa, Kenya: Two Kenyan nationals are among those held hostage after Somali pirates seized a merchant ship on Friday. According to Andrew Mwangura who is the Secretary General of the Seafarers Union of Kenya, MV Jamila was attacked by pirates ...
Mombasa, Kenya: Two Kenyan nationals are among those held hostage after Somali pirates seized a merchant ship on Friday. According to Andrew Mwangura who is the Secretary General of the Seafarers Union of Kenya, MV Jamila was attacked by pirates ...
Mombasa, Kenya: Two Kenyan nationals are among those held hostage after Somali pirates seized a merchant ship on Friday. According to Andrew Mwangura who is the Secretary General of the Seafarers Union of Kenya, MV Jamila was attacked by pirates ...
Via Rail trains along Toronto-Ottawa and Toronto-Montreal routes have been cancelled today after a 26-car freight train derailed this morning in Brockville.
Via Rail trains along the Toronto-Ottawa and Toronto-Montreal routes have been cancelled today after a 26-car CN freight train derailed this morning in Brockville, Ont.
Johor BAHARU: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA), Southern Region, detained a merchant ship for laying anchor without permission in Tanjung Piai waters, near Pontian Tuesday.
Fred Smith At the IATA WCS 2014, Fred Smith described the 747-400 and MD11-9 as the workhorses of a golden age. Now they have become very expensive to run, and airlines need to rethink their freighter strategy. A triple seven-freighter flight from Hong ...
"I haven't sold a widebody freighter in four years," says Glen Langdon, president of Langdon Asset Management, a San Francisco company that sells used 747s and other large commercial jets.
The AutoHold is a new auto fastening load restraint TautLiner trailer from freighter featuring its patented LoadHold load restraint curtains.
The former Thomas Cook airlines UK (MT, Manchester Int'l) twinjet is currently undergoing conversion with TAECO aircraft engineering in Xiamen, China.
A Fokker 50 freighter crashed into a building in Kenya's capital city Nairobi in the early hours of 2 July, shortly after take-off.
Vessel traffic. Red blood cells whoosh constantly through every blood vessel of the human body, making them an ideal vehicle to carry compounds that need to be widely dispersed.
Boeing's largest twin-engined model is leading the influx of aircraft with spacious cargo bays that are squeezing out older freighters and damping demand for new planes. The global fleet of wide-body passenger jets is projected to grow 8 per ... "I ...
Boeing's largest twin-engine model is leading the influx of aircraft with spacious cargo bays that are squeezing out older freighters and damping demand for new planes. The global fleet of wide-body passenger jets is projected to grow 8 per cent ... "I ...
"Cargojet will be the primary and exclusive provider of freighter aircraft lift from the southern points in Canada to/from Iqaluit and First Air will be the primary provider of cargo lift within Nunavut and across the North.
Finnish marine engineering company Norsepower Oy Ltd. (Norsepower) says it plans to begin selling a sail system to harness wind power as an auxiliary propulsion source for cargo ships. The Norsepower Rotor Sail Solution is designed to let vessels ...
747-8 freighter. he shift to so-called belly cargo has accelerated since oil prices topped $100 a barrel and the global recession in 2008 sent shocks through the airfreight market, according to data compiled by the International Air Transport ...
Finnish marine engineering company Norsepower Oy Ltd. (Norsepower) says it plans to begin selling a sail system to harness wind power as an auxiliary propulsion source for cargo ships. The Norsepower Rotor Sail Solution is designed to let vessels to ...
Larger cargo ships will soon be able to enter Port of Tauranga after it struck a 10-year deal with freight company Kotahi. The deal will also see Kotahi provide up to 1.8 million TEU export cargo containers to the port over the next 10 years, starting ...
A Qatar Airways B777 freighter (file). The B777 freighter is capable of flying 4,900 nautical miles (9,070km) with a full payload of 102 tonnes.
The new aircraft, which has a payload capability of 102 metric tons, is capable of flying 9,070 km with a full payload, making it the world's longest-range twin-engine freighter. Qatar Airways Cargo has recently launched new freighter routes to ...
Qatar Airways has a network of more than 40 exclusive freighter destinations worldwide. Freight is delivered on 134 passenger aircraft to 142 business and leisure destinations across the globe.
Two Canadian carriers, Cargojet and First Air, announced Tuesday that they signed a cooperation agreement. Cargojet will assume the remaining lease obligation of First Air's B767-200ER freighter, and will provide scheduled freighter service to First ...
Buying local has become a bit of a mantra. We understand that it takes a heck of a lot of climate-killing carbon to get that Hula hoop from China to Chicago, but it's easy to let the details slip.
SAPPORO - A freighter train derailed early Sunday on the JR Esashi Line in southern Hokkaido, the operator said. No one was injured.
NANNING, June 19-- Two people are missing after a freighter sank in waters off south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region Thursday, local authorities said.
The freighter service will operate every Monday to Julius Nyerere International Airport. Etihad Cargo will deploy one of its three Airbus A330-200 wide-body freighters on the route, offering uplift of up to 64 tonnes. Initially, the airline expects the ...
Dar es Salaam - Tanzania's biggest city - is a major industrial and economic centre in East Africa, and following the first Etihad Cargo flight today, all subsequent weekly freighter services will operate every Monday to Julius Nyerere International ...
12.06.2014 |. AERO engineering company Precision aircraft Solutions has signed an agreement with Canadian freighter airline Cargojet to perform the world's first 15-pallet passenger-to-freighter conversion of a winglet-modified B757-20. The converted ...
According to Chile's Santiago Times newspaper, the LAN airlines (LA, Santiago de Chile Int'l) subsidiary told employees in an internal memo that the various conflicts the airline has had with the Argentine government in the last 2 years have been part ...


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