International Brotherhood of Teamsters has announced UPS aircraft mechanics and related employees at UPS Air Cargo have voted to ratify their newest contract, the Teamsters said.
The contract, which becomes amendable on November 1, 2023, makes UPS Air Cargo mechanics the highest-paid air cargo mechanics in the country by a wide margin.
The printer cartridge contained PETN -- less than 400g -- but enough to blow a hole in the hull of the 747 that had just landed at East Midland Airport from the UPS air cargo
hub at Cologne-Bonn in Germany.
International shipper UPS launched a new service for time-sensitive freight in Latin America, to be called UPS Air Cargo
Priority, while re-branding its existing air cargo service as UPS Air Cargo
UPS Air Cargo presents itself as a neutral provider of transportation services in the marketplace.
Does UPS Air Cargo lose business because of its relationship with sister company Fritz?
Jim Owens of UPS Air Cargo
gave his thoughts regarding airport operators trying to build up their cargo presence.
"In the last year and a half, we added four new flights [per week] in the Bogota market; this is a result of southbound revenue instead of outbound revenue," says Tom O'Malley, Miami-based vice president of UPS air cargo
operations in Latin America.