IAG adds Hong Kong freighter

IAG Cargo, the cargo business of British Airways and Iberia, is flying an additional air freighter service from London Stansted to Hong Kong, bringing its frequency from the Territory to six a week from 31 October, plus its regular passenger flights. IAG Cargo managing director, Steve Gunning said the additional capacity would help businesses gear up for the peak Christmas season. IAG said the flight would operate “for the foreseeable ... [+]

Stansted gains Moscow connection

The latest addition to Stansted’s world-wide cargo network arrived this week with the launch of weekly flights between the UK’s third busiest cargo airport and Moscow by Russian carrier  has launched weekly Tupolev Tu204-100C flights between Stansted - the UK’s third busiest cargo airport - and Moscow. The new service ... [+]

BAA to sell Stansted

BAA has decided not to appeal a Supreme Court ruling that it must sell one of its airports to reduce its share of the UK market and will sell London Stansted. The airport, as well as being the UK's forth-busiest for passengers, is also the country's second-busiest airfreight hub. [+]

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