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Transportation Air Freight and Logistics


  • Walmart eyes drone delivery Tuesday, 27 Oct 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    Walmart eyes drone delivery

    Walmart is asking for regulatory permission to test drone delivery to fill online orders.

  • This airline makes a profit and is launching $465M IPO Monday, 26 Oct 2015 | 10:10 PM ET
    An Airbus SAS A320 aircraft operated by IndiGo approaches to land at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai, India.

    Indian budget airline IndiGo is likely to reap the rewards of its low cost base when it launches an expected $465 million IPO on Tuesday.

  • LONDON/ MOSCOW, Oct 21- More than 100 cargo vessels have reached Syria in the past few weeks, in the biggest buildup in shipping for over a year as Russia steps up its support for ally President Bashar al-Assad. The ships have arrived directly from Russia, Black Sea ports such as Constantza in Romania as well as from Lebanon and Egypt, according to shipping data,...

  • Norwegian Air hopes to sell one-way tickets to Europe for $69 as early as 2017 by flying from U.S. airports that have low fees.

  • AirAsia taps investors to go private: Reuters Tuesday, 6 Oct 2015 | 8:59 PM ET

    The founders of AirAsia are sounding out investors to take the company private in a management-led buyout, people familiar with the matter said.

  • Why UPS and FedEx may matter to your health Friday, 2 Oct 2015 | 11:26 AM ET
    Inside UPS's logistics facility in Swedesboro, New Jersey.

    As baby boomers age, UPS, FedEx and DHL expect health-care logistics to become a more important part of their future.

  • 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.

  • 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...