Bournemouth Airport puts cargo first

Bournemouth Airport has launched a dedicated freight handling service, Cargo First. The south coast gateway describes itself as the fastest growing UK cargo hub based on 2020 statistics, having grown from almost no cargo in April 2020 to 20,000 tonnes of throughput by the end of March 2022. Indeed, it is on the verge of breaking into the UK’s top ten busiest cargo airports, it says. Bournemouth Airport has been owned ... [+]

To New York via Bournemouth

US-headquartered general sales agent Aviacargo, has moved 55 tonnes of airfreight on a series of European Cargo Airbus A340-600 freighters between Bournemouth and New York JFK during late May and early June.  Capacity constraints and the short-notice withdrawal of regular flights has led to an increase in demand. [+]

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