Cargo: The African cargo opportunity

16 February 2021 16:00 - 16:45

While pax demands has slumped, Africa’s air cargo demand is up almost 10% year-on-year. This session will investigate the opportunities for African aviation operators to capture cargo capacity. Will African airlines be looking to convert more aircraft to freighters as a legacy of this pandemic? And for how long can preighters provide a practical transport solution while belly capacity remains out of action. Our panel will assess the outlook for African cargo and the ground handling challenges looming.

Bob Gurr, Chief Commercial Officer, Swissport

David Bunting, Managing Director - EMEA, JBT Aerotech

Sanjeev Gadhia, CEO, Astral Aviation