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.

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