ABC In the press

Get to know AirBridgeCargo and the air cargo industry even better: in this section we share interesting articles that publications have written about AirBridgeCargo Airlines.

Cargo Magazine, the Netherlands, June 2019 | 'Moving forward to 100% transparency' by Esther Kort-Boreas 


Cargo Magazine talks with Irma Gnodde, Head of Customer Service, Europe about core values of CS, new features in the claims process and what is takes to lead CS team in Europe. 


Click here for the full article: Cargo Magazine

Freight Business Journal North America, June 2019 | 'Project cargo rocks...and rolls' by John Jeter


Project cargo has always been considered complex for transportation with special expertise and expereince required from all the parties involved. 


Click here for the full article: FBJNA

CARGO TRENDS, June 2019 | 'Collaborations and partnerships are vital for growth in air cargo industry' 


One of the leading air cargo magazines in the Middle East talks about the importance of cooperation for the successful and effective supply chain. 


Click here for the full article: CARGO TRENDS

CARGO AIRPORTS & AIRLINE SERVICES, June 2019 | 'Re-shaping European freight' by Will Waters


CAAS editor is talking about the airline’s evolution in its first 15 years, its growth expectations and ambitions, the potential of e-commerce, and its big plans at Liege Airport.


Click here for the full article: CAAS


Air Cargo News, June 2019 | 'The inclusive approach: AirBridgeCargo celebrates 15 years'


This year ABC is celebrating its 15th anniversary. Take a look to find out some facts from our story and how it all began. 


Click here for the full article: Air Cargo News

Airline Cargo Management magazine, June 2019 | 'Special delivery' by Keith Mwanalushi


Transportation of healthcare products demands rigorous logistics approach, as cool chain logistics is expected to meet the demands of the tightening government regulations and adapt to stringent procedures. 


Click here for the full article: Airline Cargo Management 

App Of The Day, April 2019 |  'Interview with the developer of a fantastic app'


Interview about the development aspects of the AirBridgeCargo App


Click here for the full article: App Of The Day

Air Cargo World, April 2019 | 'Break out' by Nina Chamlou. 


Cainiao is one of the leaders when it comes to cross-border e-commerce. How the sector could evolve as Cainiao goes global? 


Click here for the full article: Air Cargo World


Air Logistics International Magazine, April 2019 | 'A tall order" by Felicity Stredder. 


Moving animals by air is a big job, but as Air Logistics International Magazine suggests - somebody's got to do it, and do it right! Take a moment to refresh your knowledge about transportation of animals by air.


Click here for the full article: Air Logistics International

Air Logistics International Magazine, April 2019 | 'Handle with care' by Ian Putzger 


Transportation of dangerous goods is becoming more complex and 'geared up' by digital solutions. Are all stakeholders embraced by digitalization? 


Click here for the full article: Air Logistics International



Air Cargo News, April 2019 | 'Change of gear' by Ian Putzger


The US market is one of the major air cargo contributors, with the leading air cargo carriers having stable and strong presence there. Take a moment to look at Air Cargo News article about what development are ahead for US air cargo sector.


Click here for the full article: Air Cargo News

Air Cargo News, March 2019 | 'Volatility into opportunity' by Yvonne Mulder

The outsize sector keeps on growing despite economic disruptions. What are the drivers behind that growth? 


Click here for the full article: Air Cargo News

Air Logistics International Magazine, February 2019 | 'Geared for growth?' by Ian Putzger

Are e-cars the future of automotive industry!? What does this mean for the air cargo industry in this case? Here is an in-depth article about automotive logistics and its further development.   


Click here for the full article: Air Logistics International 

The Journal of Commerce, February 2019 | 'Trade turmoil, e-commerce lift air cargo' by Greg Knowler

What are the growth drivers of the global air cargo in 2019 and beyond? This was the hot topic discussed during the Cargo Facts EMEA 2019 conference in Frankfurt, Germany with a contribution from our Vice-president, Sales and Marketing, Volga-Dnepr Group - Robert Van de Weg. 


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The Loadstar LongRead, January 2019 | 'The pharma phenomenon' by Ian Putzger

What the future of pharma logistics is going to be? Here is Ian Putzger - air cargo journalist, trying to bring all the pieces of this complex puzzle together. With an in-depth contribution from industry experts, AirBridgeCargo being no exception.


Click here for the full article: the Loadstar Longread

STAT Trade Times, October 2018 | Vincent Ryan, Vice-President – North & South America, AirBridgeCargo Airlines 
Vince Ryan shares his views over market development, ABC performance, and 2019 insights during TIACA Air Cargo Forum in Toronto (Canada). 


Air Cargo News, December issue, 2018 | 'Lucrative awkward loads' by Roger Hailey

Outsize and project shipments are the essential part of the complex supply chains. In fact, they enjoy healthy volumes for all types of commodities, starting from heavyweight aero-engine shipments to oil industry blowout preventers.


Click here for the full article: Air Cargo News

Air Transport World, October issue, 2018 | 'Cargo boom slows' by Helen Massy-Beresford


2018 peak season - how does it look like and is it similar to previous peaks of 2017 or 2016? Follow the link to find out the industry experts' outlook. 


Click here for the full article: Air Transport World

Air Cargo Week, October 2018 issue | "ABC drives double-digit growth in Moscow" by James Muir


AirBridgeCargo (ABC) Airlines will continue to develop Moscow as a gateway with airport partners, having helped increase volumes at Sheremetyevo International Airport by 20 percent.


Click here for the full article:  Air Cargo Week

Airfreight Logistics, September 2018 issue | "How to Safely Transport Aquatic Animals" by Dusida Worrachaddejchai


The handling and transportation of general cargo is a routine process for most forwarders and airlines. It's their "bread and butter" shipments, and with well-established rules and safety standards in place, moving this type of cargo can be done by just about any reputable freight forwarder and airline. Land animals already have a host of issues to contend with when delivering them by air, but the difficulty is amplified even further when delivering aquatic animals. These animals offer unique challenges as they are shipped in containers (tanks) with water, which needs to stay clear, fresh, and uncontaminated, and is not to be spilled during handling procedures.


Click here for the full article:  Airfreight Logistics

STAT Trade Times magazine, September 2018 issue | "Caution! Dangerous goods on board"

by Surya Kannoth


Rejected shipments on the grounds of mislabeled or misdeclared items can cause more pain to a supply chain than anything else – especially at a time when your business needs to deliver sensitive items such as industrial chemicals or blood samples. Such items, classified under one of the nine categories declared as Dangerous Goods, are subject to more stringent customs and regulatory requirements than any other type of shipment.


Click here for the full article:  STAT Trade Times

AVIATION WEEK, July 15th 2018 | 'AirBridgeCargo Showcases Air Freight’s Digital Future'

by Tamir Eshel


Robert van de Veg speaks about ABC Control Tower and other digital cargo capabilities in detail.


Click here for the full article:    Aviation Week



Freight Business Journal, June 2018 issue | 'Winged creatures transporting animals by air'

As the old actor’s saying has it:‘Never work with children or animals’. But there are many in the freight industry who seem to positively thrive on doing something out of the ordinary. The ABC of animal transport.


Click here for the full article:  FBJ


Online version:  Freight Business Journal 

Air Cargo Week newspaper, issue of June, 25th 2018 | 'La dolce vita as cargo grows in Italy' 

by Stuart Flitton


Article about ABC development and achievements at air cargo market in Italy.


Click here for the full article: ACW


Online version:                      Air Cargo Week

European Pharmaceutical Manufacturer, June 2018 | "Come fly with me — we talk with AirBridgeCargo about logistics in pharma"


Sergey Lazarev, ABC General Director talks about logistics in the pharma market, what it means to be an IATA CEIV Pharma-certified company and the future of pharma transportation.


Click here for the full article: European Pharmaceutical Manufacturer



STAT Trade Times, June 2018 | Joanna Li, VP-Asia & Pacific, Charter Cargo & Scheduled Cargo Operations, Volga-Dnepr Group 
Joanna Li, VP – Asia & Pacific, CCO&SCO, Volga-Dnepr Group brings an update on Asia Pacific market numbers in her interview during Air Cargo China exhibition in Shanghai (June 2018). 

Air Cargo World, June 2018 issue | "AirBridgeCargo’s Lazarev: At right place, right time for further growth" 

by Charles Kauffman


Charles Kaufmann stopped to chat with Mr.Lazarev in April to discuss some ramifications of ABC’s rapid growth, as well as any concerns he might have regarding congestion at European airports or possible alteration to ABC’s freighter fleet.


Click here for the full article:  Air Cargo World


AIRFREIGHT LOGISTICS, May 2018 issue | "Top 9 Tips to Consider When Transporting Oversized Cargo"

by Phubet Boonrasri


In this interesting article AirBridgeCargo and Volga-Dnepr give 9 helpful tips to ensure the efficient, effective, and safe transportation of oversized cargo.


Click here for the full article:           AIRFREIGHT LOGISTICS


Airline Cargo Management, June 2018 issue | "Cool runnings"

by Keith Mwanalushi


The air cargo industry is calling for higher standards when transporting temperature-sensitive pharmaceuticals, as seen by the surge in demand for CEIV certification. AirBridgeCargo is sharing its experience in this field.


Click here for the full article:       Airline Cargo Management

The Loadstar LongRead, March 2018 | "Dangerous Goods – the problem of lithium batteries"

by Gavin van Marle


The carriage of lithium batteries has been the hot topic over the last few years in the industry. ABC is sharing its experitise and experience in the field of dangerous goods transportation, with abcDG and abcDG/Li being of paramount importance within ABC business. 


Click here for the full article:    The Loadstar LongRead

Freight Business Journal North America, March 2018 issue | "US-Asia Air Cargo Explodes"


ABC's outlook on the rapid development of US-Asia trade.


Click here for the full article:       FBJNA

Airline Cargo Management, March 2018 issue | "Leading lights with Sergey Lazarev - General Director of AirBridgeCargo Airlines" 


Q&A with General Director about the Company's performance, achievements, development plans.


Click here for the full article:    Airline Cargo Management

STAT Trade Times, February 2018 issue | "When flying medical cargo matters" by Surya Kannoth


Industry outlook on transportation of pharmaceutical products - trends, initiatives, and developments.  


Click here for the full article:   STAT Trade Times


Air Cargo Week, January 2018 issue | "A turning point for the world’s largest cargo hub?" by Donald Urquhart


Article-interview with representatives from major industry players on Hong Kong's development. 


Click here for the full article:    Air Cargo Week 

Freighters World magazine, December 2017 issue | "Asia air cargo
in high gear" by Donald Urquhart


An overview of 2017 peak season out of Asia 


Click here for the full artcile:  Freighters World

International Transport Journal, October issue | "In the right place at the right time"

by Andreas Haug


Interview of ABC's General Director, Sergey Lazarev, about the company's performance, development and future outlook.


Click here for the full article:               ITJ magazine

AirCargoNews, October issue (30.10.2017) | "On course for global ambitions"


Interview of Sergey Lazarev, General Director for AirBridgeCargo Airlines, about overall company development.


Click here for online version:  AirCargoNews

Air Cargo Update & Air Cargo Week, October 2017 issues | "The delicate business of transporting live animals" & "Manatees among the animal shipments at AirBridgeCargo"


AirBridgeCargo is sharing its expertise and experience in the field of live animals' transportation.


Click here for the full article:  Air Cargo Update


                                                        Air Cargo Week




Cargo Airports and Airline Services, Autumn 2017 issue | "Riding the pharma wave" by Donald Urquhart.


As carriers further their efforts to tap pharma sector, the landscape continues to evolve as a result of market developments, customer demands and regulatory changes.


Click here for the full article:    Cargo Airports and Airline Services



Air Cargo Week, March 2017 issue | "ABC targets pharma traffic growth while charters up"


ABC is building infrastructure as it aims to become a major player in pharmaceutical



Click here for the full article:   Air Cargo Week

Flying Typers, January 2017 issue | "Onwards into 2017"


On the New Year's Eve ABC gives outlook of its 2016 performance results and look onwards into 2017.


Click here for the full article:     Flying Typers


Payload Asia, December-January 2017 issue | "Peak season: expectations versus reality"


ABC is sharing its view regarding steps and strategy to be taken during peak seasons.


Click here for the full article:     Payload Asia

Boss Magazine, November 2016 issue | "Power Lifters: Rising Above the Rest"
by A.F. Hutchinson


Article about AirBridgeCargo's development and growth in the United States, and what makes the cargo airline unique in the air cargo industry. 


Click here for the full article:           BOSS Magazine


 To the online version of the article:   ABC Profile