Posts Tagged ‘cargo’


The 3 Plane Crashes You’ve Never Heard Of: Aviation’s Sacrificial Lambs

There are more than a few crashes from the last decade that you probably have never heard of, but your safety could benefit from their lessons. Why the lack of media coverage?
by Phil Derner Jr.


BREAKING: Global Aviation Holdings Enters Bankruptcy (Again)

Citing a global decline in demand for its chartered cargo and passenger transport services, NYC Aviation has learned Georgia-based Global Aviation Holdings tonight filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection.
by Eric McKirdy

A Nippon Cargo Airlines Boeing 747-8 Freighter takes off from Paine Field in Everett, Wash. (Photo by Boeing/Tim Stake)

Nippon Cargo Airlines Receives First Boeing 747-8 Freighter

Nippon Cargo Airlines last week received its first Boeing 747-8 Freighter, becoming the Japanese launch customer for the new aircraft.
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Frank Ragusa, general manager of Ocean Beauty Seafoods, holds up the prized salmon to the crowd. (Photo by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren/NYCAviation)

Chefs Battle for Salmon Supremacy in Alaska Airlines Copper River Cook-Out

It has become a yearly tradition to wake up before it gets light and head on down to Alaska Air Cargo at SeaTac Airport to welcome the season’s first Alaskan Copper River Salmon.
by David Parker Brown

Terrence Ralph poses for a self-portrait on Facebook.

Worst Person in the World: Air Cargo Handler Arrested for Stealing From Soldier-Bound Care Packages

A cargo handler wearing a stolen watch was arrested in New York on Wednesday, charged with stealing from care packages on their way to US troops overseas.
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