The Air Cargo Committee is committed to advancing the industry’s understanding and knowledge of air cargo economics and practices. Its focus is to assist airport operators in the management of existing air cargo resources, maximization of potential air cargo opportunities and the enhancement of air cargo revenues, in addition to providing a forum to discuss cargo-related security issues and developing concerns in the air cargo industry.

Resources

  • North American 2020 Cargo Data – cargo statistics, by airport, showing that total air cargo was less impacted by COVID 19, with volumes increasing by only 2.1%, to 35.16 million metric tons in 2020.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Briefing – prepared by the Industry Issues Working Group in November 2020, this briefing paper discusses the substantial role of air cargo in the mass delivery of billions of vaccine doses and supporting medical equipment in response to COVID 19.
  • E-Commerce At Airports – What Airport Managers Need to Know – prepared in November 2020, this briefing paper provides information on how airport operations, facilities, and infrastructure could be affected by E-commerce.
  • Air Cargo Guide – prepared in September 2019, this document is intended to provide general, practical information to airport officials and others involved in air cargo development.
  • Air Cargo Revenues and Fees Report – prepared in February 2019, this report contains survey data from airports in the United States and Canada on financial policies related to cargo.

Webinars

Leadership

Chair
Milton De La Paz

Vice President, Airline Relations
Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

Committee Secretary
Debby McElroy
(202) 861-8090

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Events

Press Releases

Airports Council Congratulates ACI-NA Vice Chair Chellie Cameron on New Position

ACI-NA congratulated Philadelphia International Airport CEO and ACI-NA Vice Chair Rochelle “Chellie” Cameron on being named the next Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia President and CEO.

Airports Council Announces First Accredited U.S. Airport Professionals

ACI-NA, the trade association representing commercial service airports in the United States and Canada, today announced the first group of accredited U.S. Airport Professionals.

Airports Council Statement on State of the Union

For years, airports have struggled to keep up with consistent and growing infrastructure needs, and it’s good to see the administration recognizes the importance of addressing the challenges our industry faces.

ACI-NA Commentary on Air Cargo

Celebrating April as U.S. Airport Professional Appreciation Month

  As U.S. Airport Professional Appreciation Month comes to a close, we have been so excited to celebrate the airport industry professionals who are demonstrating their commitment to industry excellence […]

Looking Forward One Year In

By Kevin M. Burke, President and CEO, ACI-NA Now at the one-year milestone of widespread travel and local restrictions to help stop the spread of COVID-19, we are reminded that […]

Americans Are Starting to Fly Again

States around the country are taking their first steps to safely reopen our economy and to start rebuilding a sense of normal life. This Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial [...]

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