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MAKS loses international significance

The 15th International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2021 was held at Zhukovsky Airport near Moscow from 20JUL21-25JUL21. As many as 831 companies from 56 countries participated. The
organizers welcomed 135,020 aviation professionals and visitors and granted accreditation for more than


QCS enlarges its network and expands the management team

Family-owned logistics company, Quick Cargo Service (QCS), has established a new station at Leipzig/Halle Airport, its 19th branch office in Europe. Simultaneously, QCS announced a new
management structure, introducing a team of directors to streamline and reorganize the agent’s business


What does the W in W-Cargo Airlines stand for?

Astral Aviation, Ethiopian, Etihad, AirFrance/KLM/Martinair will be having to make space on the cargo stage come SEP21, as a new cargo airline is planning to take off from Dar es Salaam,
Tanzania: W-Cargo Airlines…

Yet a few of the W-questions:


Volga-Dnepr eyes freighter version of Irkut-built MS-21 jetliner

At the International Aviation and Space Salon (MAKS) held from 20JUL21-25JUL21 at Zhukovsky Airport near Moscow, Volga-Dnepr boss, Alexey Isaykin expressed his airline Group’s strong
interest in becoming the launch customer of a freighter variant of the passenger MS-21-200 (Russian:


Freighter high noon between Boeing and Airbus

For years, U.S. manufacturer Boeing has had a quasi-monopoly in freighter aircraft with a transport capacity of around 100 tons. This is likely to change by 2025 at the latest, as Airbus
wants to have a cargo version of its


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Getting ready to fly to the Olympics. Image: CFG, courtesy LGG
Getting ready to fly to the Olympics. Image: CFG, courtesy LGG

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Tokyo Olympics gives another boost to Liege’s flying horses business
Over the last few weeks, Liege Airport’s Horse Inn has once again delivered as an important gateway


The industry is mourning the death of Frank Sportolari

As we learned by chance from a UPS courier driver just a few days ago, the 65-year-old, long-time UPS manager passed away on 12JUL21. With the Illinois, USA-born manager, the integrator
has lost an outstanding character who was extremely popular