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2023 – Advanced Training Workshop – for members only

IG Air Cargo is very pleased to be able to offer a continuous education workshop as part of its strategic objectives (communication and securing know-how) and as a gesture towards all member companies, to offer an attractive and professional training. 


2023 – Training Luftfracht Kompakt 3rd Edition

The “Luftfracht Kompakt 2022” training course was again a great success ! – Flyer 2023 Luftfracht Kompakt Kurs


ZRH Airport – Vote on Runway Extension

On March 3, 2024, the residents of the canton of Zurich will vote on the two runway extensions at Zurich Airport.


Final 2019 Air Cargo Statistics Online

IG Air Cargo Switzerland has received the final Foreign Trade Statistics 2018 from the Swiss Federal Customs Administration. 


BSL – 1st Training Session “Luftfracht Kompakt Kurs” in 2023!

Following the great success at Zurich Airport, we are now also starting this fall with the first Air Cargo Compact Course at EuroAirport in Basel ! 


COVID19 – Swiss WorldCargo launches charter flights to support global supply chains

Swiss WorldCargo, the air cargo division of SWISS, will operate cargo-only flights on some aircraft Swiss WorldCargo is a belly carrier, transporting high-value and care-intensive goods on the existing SWISS passenger network. In these unprecedented times, the carrier is committed to continue maintaining global supply chains and delivering goods on behalf of its customers. Read […]


Swiss WorldCargo ready for COVID-19 vaccines transport

Swiss WorldCargo has finalized preparation for transport of COVID-19 vaccines For the past six months, Swiss WorldCargo has prepared for the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines. Beginning in summer 2020, the company set up an internal task force to analyse the potential for shipping COVID-19 vaccines throughout the world. The task force, comprised of team members […]


COVID19 – Compensation for cancelled flights

Can airlines currently cancel their flights at short notice due to travel warnings in connection with the coronavirus pandemic without running the risk of having to pay compensation under the European Passenger Rights Regulation? If a flight is cancelled as a result of the current Sars-CoV-2/COVID 19 pandemic (coronavirus), the question arises whether passengers are […]


COVID19 – European Commission Guidelines Facilitating Air Cargo Operations

The European Commission has issued important guidelines facilitating Air Cargo operations during COVID-19 outbreak Continued and uninterrupted air cargo services are vital for the economy and for fighting COVID-19, and European and global supply chains depend on them being operated unhindered. Air cargo should therefore be able to continuously deliver critical products such as food, medical supplies and personal […]