FedEx Express has been officially recognised as the busiest cargo airline in the world.
The latest figures in the IATA’s World Air Transport Statistics Report reveal that FedEx claimed the top spot in 2014 by transporting over 7.1 million tonnes in total. Within the top 50 air cargo carriers, 2.9 million tonnes separate FedEx Express from UPS.
Based on data from IATA and the U.S. Department of Transportation, here are the cargo carriers that experienced top 10 largest percentage changes – positive or negative – for combined domestic and international airfreight tonnage carried in 2014, compared to 2013.
The final image takes a closer look at the world scheduled passenger and freight traffic.
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