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by OO-VEX
10 May 2012, 01:18
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airport (BRU) infrastructure: future
Replies: 1614
Views: 552058

Re: BRU infrastructure: future

how can they need more space than before with half the tonnage ? The investment will be made by DHL Global Forwarding and not DHL Express (the courrier company). DGF needs a bigger warehouse as their activities are now scattered over 3 buildings (the result of taking over other companies like Exel ...
by OO-VEX
22 Jun 2011, 18:39
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Macquarie in asset swap deal ? BRU/SYD
Replies: 5
Views: 1584

Re: Macquarie in asset swap deal ? BRU/SYD

Here you can find an overview of BRU's ownership.
MAp owns 52% of 75%, which is 39%.

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by OO-VEX
21 May 2011, 14:31
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Royal Jordanian Cargo moving back to MST??
Replies: 26
Views: 6455

Re: Royal Jordanian Cargo moving back to MST??

Here is the press release from RJ Cargo, announcing the move to MST. Can someone explain which type of commodities could have been restricted at BRU according to them? I know that airports like MST, LGG, ... are niche airports specialising in eg perishables,... allowing them make a good offer to the...
by OO-VEX
20 May 2011, 12:51
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Saudi Cargo suspending two Euro routes
Replies: 8
Views: 2967

Re: Saudi Cargo suspending two Euro routes

Indeed and was a logic event when you know that SV is currently the big cargo carrier again at Brussels Airport. Like I said in one of the other posts they will resue their "old" schedule to BRU with 21 cargo flights to/from BRU. With the same number of cargo planes they to cancel some routes. It s...
by OO-VEX
11 May 2011, 14:22
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines Cargo to Niamey ex Liège
Replies: 11
Views: 3303

Brussels Airlines Cargo to Niamey ex Liège

Seems like Brussels Airlines Cargo launched a new freighter service to Niamey out of Liège. Weekly flight on fridays. Anyone an idea who is flying for SN? Are more destinations offered out of LGG? SN has a hub in BRU with their A330's, do we see now a new strategy with cargo aircrafts? Source Inforw...
by OO-VEX
11 May 2011, 14:10
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Iberia Cargo to start MAD-BRU
Replies: 7
Views: 2770

Iberia Cargo to start MAD-BRU

As of June 1, Iberia Cargo will start with direct MAD-BRU flights.
Perishables of South-America will be connecting on this flight out of MAD.

Who can provide more info? number of flights, aircraft type, operator,...?

Source De Lloyd: Iberia Cargo start perishablesvluchten op Brussel

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by OO-VEX
26 Apr 2011, 11:57
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Royal Jordanian Cargo moving back to MST??
Replies: 26
Views: 6455

Royal Jordanian Cargo moving back to MST??

According to this topic on PPruNe :arrow: http://www.pprune.org/freight-dogs/4269 ... cargo.html RJ Cargo will soon move back to MST.

Anyone who can confirm this?

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by OO-VEX
17 Mar 2011, 16:03
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airport (BRU) infrastructure: future
Replies: 1614
Views: 552058

Re: BRU infrastructure: future

Here are the plans for the business center :arrow: http://www.worldbuildingsdirectory.com/ ... fm?id=2117

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by OO-VEX
06 Jan 2011, 17:15
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: First B767 for TNT (Gestair Cargo)
Replies: 5
Views: 1870

Re: First B767 for TNT (Gestair Cargo)

flightlover wrote:Stupid question: Was this the gestair plane stranded in BRU during the snow some time ago?
No, that was a B757
by OO-VEX
04 Oct 2010, 11:15
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: First permanent B777F to Brussels Airport
Replies: 5
Views: 2126

Re: First permanent B777F to Brussels Airport

Is / was Kalitta not flying for DHL to Bahrein?

If yes, are those Aerlogic flights adding extra capacity or should we see it as a replacement?

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by OO-VEX
26 Apr 2010, 14:01
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airport: monthly figures 2010
Replies: 74
Views: 19080

Re: Brussels Airport: monthly figures 2010

Acid-drop wrote:Still no data for march ? it seems they are waiting a lot this time ...
:arrow: April Newsletter
by OO-VEX
08 Apr 2010, 23:29
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 2010 Liège Airport (LGG) latest news
Replies: 238
Views: 67376

Re: 2010 Liège Airport (LGG) latest news

TNT will be expanding the network by adding a 3rd B747 on LGG-China flights. TNT has 4 B744F, of which 2 are leased out to Emirates Skycargo. Is one of them returning to the TNT network??

Source (dutch):NieuwsbladTransport.nl
by OO-VEX
25 Mar 2010, 19:00
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brucargo 2010: routes, news, cargocarriers.
Replies: 47
Views: 13244

Re: Brucargo 2010: routes, news, cargocarriers.

The new Indian cargo carrier Aryan Cargo Services asked slots for Mon/Wed and Fri 11.15h - 12.30 Flights will be BOM/SHJ/BRU with starting date 07.04.10 A/c A310, later it will be an MD11 According to the Brussels Airport Cargo arrivals page , first flight is expected this evening at 20h41. OO-VEX
by OO-VEX
16 Mar 2010, 16:55
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: New Indian freighter airline at BRU
Replies: 1
Views: 1048

New Indian freighter airline at BRU

ACE Aryan Cargo Express is planning new freighter flights to BRU with A310-300F equipment. Routing will be Delhi - Sharjah - Brussels. The carrier received their AOC just a few weeks ago. Launch date is not available yet.

Info comming from:
- Lloyd (nl)
- Lloyd (fr)

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by OO-VEX
23 Dec 2009, 12:59
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: BRU 20/12/2009
Replies: 8
Views: 1874

Re: BRU 20/12/2009

When the airport was open again, BRU also received some diversions from other airports:

TNT B747 ex PVG (div probably LGG?)
UPS MD-11F ex DXB (div CGN?)
by OO-VEX
10 Jul 2009, 12:53
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Kalitta Crash 25 May 2008 - Final Report
Replies: 5
Views: 1144

Kalitta Crash 25 May 2008 - Final Report

The Final report on the Kalitta accident is available online
:arrow: http://www.mobilit.fgov.be/data/aero/ac ... AA-8-5.pdf

Conclusion: Birdstrike and rejected take-off after V1.

Article from De Standaard :arrow: http://www.standaard.be/Artikel/Detail. ... d=F12CHDRS

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by OO-VEX
26 May 2009, 15:51
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: BRUtrends edition 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 629

BRUtrends edition 2008

BRUtrends edition 2008 is available from the BRU website
:arrow: http://www.brusselsairport.be/en/102547 ... NDS_08.pdf
by OO-VEX
22 Apr 2009, 12:36
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Pictures of first B747-400F for Cargo B
Replies: 40
Views: 14050

Re: Pictures of first B747-400F for Cargo B

is it that much cheaper to run a -400 instead of a -200 ? They have a -200 still parked in LGG I believe Another difference in favor of the -400 series is the increased range compared to the -200. Less fuel/technical stops, which gives them the opportunity to have more non-stop flights into South-A...
by OO-VEX
22 Apr 2009, 12:28
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: BRU summer 2009: latest news, routes, airlines
Replies: 161
Views: 46461

Re: BRU summer 2009: latest news, routes, airlines

According to the Lufthansa Online Timetable, Lufthansa Italia will be downgrading MXP-BRU from 3 to 2 daily flights on weekdays as from May 4.
by OO-VEX
09 Apr 2009, 18:22
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: BRU summer 2009: latest news, routes, airlines
Replies: 161
Views: 46461

Re: BRU summer 2009: latest news, routes, airlines

As Pegasus Airlines will be adding new planes to their fleet, the airline is about to open a number of new routes. One of them could be Istanbul (Sabiha Gökçcen) - Brussels, according to this article. :arrow: http://www.worldaircargoevents.com/news_detail.aspx?footer=1&news_id=1023 No launch date wa...