Posts in category cargo

Amazon Prime Airlines

Amazon is building their own airlines, Prime, to fly their own packages and cut out FedEx/Ups. The online retailer will open its own cargo air hub in Northern Kentucky, where it plans to employ 2,000 people, it announced today.   The Amazon facility will be the eventual home to 40 Amazon Prime Air planes the company is leasing to transport pa [...]

Rockford Airport and cargo

Many years ago we made the analogy between major airports and their secondary airports: Boston and Worcester Pittsburgh and Latrobe (Arnold Palmer) NYC and Stewart Chicago and Rockford In 2016, they flew 225,890 with two carriers Allegiant and Apple Vacations.    But here is the thing we found most interesting in their recent press release [...]