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Another US passenger airline will now also fly cargo freighters as more carriers court package hauling as a new source of revenue

Mesa Airlines just announced a five-year cargo-flying contract with DHL Express starting October. DHL is sub-leasing two Boeing 737-400 freighters to Mesa with the possibility for more if the regional carrier is successful. Passenger airlines were turning to cargo to diversify revenue streams and create incentives for pilots before the […]
Another US passenger airline will now also fly cargo freighters as more carriers court package hauling as a new source of revenue
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United will relaunch more than 25 international routes in September, even though Americans are still banned from many destinations

United Airlines plans to relaunch international service on more than 25 international routes in September. Though travel bans and restrictions on American travellers stemming from the pandemic have sharply curtailed international travel demand, United expects strong cargo demand on the routes, along with essential travellers. United, along with other airlines, […]
United will relaunch more than 25 international routes in September, even though Americans are still banned from many destinations
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The president of Emirates reveals how the airline weathered the pandemic and plans to bounce back despite the unique challenges of being a massive international-only mega-airline

Emirates, the glitzy Gulf airline, has been among those hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic. Because Emirates only flies internationally, and does not operate a domestic network, the modest demand in travel recovery that some airlines have seen has largely eluded the carrier. Sir Tim Clark, the airline’s president, told […]
The president of Emirates reveals how the airline weathered the pandemic and plans to bounce back despite the unique challenges of being a massive international-only mega-airline