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Transportation Air Freight and Logistics


  • BATROVCI, Serbia/ BUDAPEST, Oct 2- Border closures and tighter controls caused by record numbers of migrants are clogging up trade in southeast and central Europe, driving up costs and forcing transport companies to seek other routes. Freight traffic through Serbia was severely disrupted when Hungary and Croatia closed their borders last month to cope with...

  • LUXEMBOURG, Sept 29- Cargolux is in talks with Boeing to buy five more 747-8 F freighter jets, the chief executive of Europe's largest all-freight carrier said on Tuesday. The aircraft would serve a planned joint venture between Cargolux and its 35- percent shareholder Henan Civil Aviation Development& Investment to be based in Zhengzhou, north central China.

  • Good chance that FedEx-TNT deal will go through: Pro Monday, 28 Sep 2015 | 6:22 PM ET
    Good chance that FedEx-TNT deal will go through: Pro

    Helane Becker, managing director and transportation analyst at Cowen & Co., explains why European authorities will approve U.S. packages delivery company FedEx's acquisition of Dutch peer TNT.

  • Radiant Logistics tops Street 4Q forecasts Monday, 28 Sep 2015 | 9:25 AM ET

    BELLEVUE, Wash. _ Radiant Logistics Inc. on Monday reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $2.2 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 2 cents per share. Radiant Logistics expects full-year earnings in the range of 24 cents to 29 cents per share.

  • Sept 18- Starbucks Corp can move to Cuba, but it still cannot sell lattes there. The new rules of engagement have opened the door for Internet companies, but a Cuba government-owned company has the local monopoly on Web services. That's not how it operates, "said Kirby Jones, head of Alamar Associates, which has advised companies on business in Cuba since the 1970 s.

  • Etsy to test same-day delivery in NYC Friday, 11 Sep 2015 | 1:30 PM ET
    An employee walks past a quilt displaying Etsy signage at the company's headquarters in Brooklyn, New York.

    The service, dubbed Etsy ASAP, will launch sometime in the fall, Re/code reports.

  • Sept 9- XPO Logistics Inc said it would buy trucking and logistics company Con-way Inc for $3 billion, including debt, making it the second largest provider of less-than-truckload services in North America. Con-way's shares jumped 33 percent to $47.20 in after market trading on Wednesday, just shy of XPO's offer of $47.60 per share in cash.

  • Sept 9- The union representing pilots at package delivery company United Parcel Service Inc said it had urged them to vote to authorize a strike. The Independent Pilots Association said on Wednesday that if the pilots voted in favor of authorizing a strike, its board would have the authority to request a release from federally mediated negotiations with UPS.

  • FRANKFURT, Sept 8- Lufthansa pilots could extend the two-day strike that started at 0600 GMT on Tuesday, German pilots' union Vereinigung said, to step up pressure on management in their long-running dispute over cost cuts, retirement benefits and pay. Tuesday's strike affects long-haul passenger and cargo flights out of Germany from 0600 GMT to 2159 GMT, with a...

  • BERLIN/ FRANKFURT, Sept 7- The German pilots' union will extend its strike at Lufthansa into Wednesday after a walkout already planned for Tuesday in a long-running dispute over pay, benefits and cost cuts. Tuesday's strike, the 13th in 18 months, affects long-haul passenger and cargo flights out of Germany from 0600 GMT to 2159 GMT on Tuesday, while Wednesday's 24-...

  • BERLIN, Sept 7- Lufthansa cancelled just under half of its long-haul flights planned for Tuesday after pilots' union Vereinigung Cockpit called an all-day strike in a long-running dispute over pay, retirement benefits and cost cuts. The union said on Monday the strike, the 13th walkout in 18 months, would affect long-haul passenger flights and cargo flights out...

  • *Long-haul flights, cargo flights from Germany affected. The union said on Monday the strike, the 13th walkout in 18 months, would affect all long-haul passenger flights and all cargo flights out of Germany from 0600 GMT to 2159 GMT on Tuesday. Lufthansa is trying to cut costs as it battles to maintain market share against budget rivals such as Ryanair, which are...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 4- Boeing Co said on Friday it is sticking to current production plans for its 747 jumbo jet despite a canceled order that left no net new orders for the plane in 20 months. Airbus' competing A380 has booked no orders since 2014 from commercial airlines and has 148 orders in backlog. Airbus is considering upgrading the 10- year-old plane's engines to...

  • LONDON, Sept 2- Truckers caught up in Europe's migrant crisis say business is increasingly disrupted by queues and stowaways, but they are far more worried governments will step up border controls. If the border-free zone within Europe were to disintegrate or be scrapped, it would call into question not only the road haulage industry's own, time-sensitive...

  • ADDIS ABABA, Sept 2- Djibouti's relaunched national airline, now managed by a company run by the frontman of English heavy metal band Iron Maiden, is looking to remake itself as an Africa- wide air freight service, it said on Wednesday. Tiny Djibouti is sandwiched between Eritrea, Somalia and Ethiopia in the Horn of Africa, sitting strategically at the Red Sea and...

  • FedEx delivers on new pilot contracts Friday, 21 Aug 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    FedEx delivers on new pilot contracts

    After four years of talks, FedEx and its pilots have reached a tentative contract agreement.

  • Tianjin death toll rises; Li orders safety review Sunday, 16 Aug 2015 | 1:58 PM ET
    Firefighters walk past a damaged truck at the site of the explosions in Tianjin on August 15, 2015.

    The death toll from massive explosions in China's port of Tianjin has risen to 112 and 95 people are missing,

  • Fresh blasts in Tianjin as China orders evacuation Saturday, 15 Aug 2015 | 4:53 AM ET
    A damaged road sign near the site of the explosions at the Binhai new district, Tianjin, August 13, 2015.

    China authorities ordered a mass evacuation from a 3 km area around the site of massive explosions in Tianjin as fresh blasts and fires broke out.

  • Death toll in Tianjin blasts climbs to 85 Friday, 14 Aug 2015 | 11:54 PM ET
    Burnt out Volkswagen cars are pictured amongst the damage on the second morning after a series of explosions at a chemical warehouse hit the city of Tianjin, in northern China on August 14, 2015.

    The death toll from huge explosions at a warehouse storing dangerous chemicals located near residences in the Chinese port city Tianjin climbed to 85.

  • Aug 10- United Airlines on Monday launched a subsidiary to handle checked bags and perform other services for its regional unit, United Express, a move in line with industry peers aimed at improving operations. United Ground Express will take over customer and cargo service starting this fall at some of the 150 U.S. airports where parent United Continental...