TakeOff Cargo

The in-person event that can accelerate your cargo operations

Frankfurt, Germany

TakeOff Cargo will unite cargo airlines, freight forwarders, integrators, airports and service providers throughout the supply chain to identify opportunities, generate new business and add additional frequencies into the market.

TakeOff Cargo will now take place in 2023. Dates for the event will be confirmed in the coming weeks. If you have any questions or would like to receive further information about the event, please contact the team.

Taking place in Frankfurt, our first in-person edition of the event will offer an effective platform for key industry stakeholders to develop their cargo operations. Register your interest for TakeOff Cargo and be the first to hear about the latest event updates. 

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What to expect at TakeOff Cargo

The two-day event will provide an efficient platform for collaboration, business development and networking.

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20-minute meetings between cargo airlines, airports and freight forwarders to identify new source markets, present business cases and understand available incentives.

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The TakeOff Cargo networking programme will provide unmissable opportunities to build new relationships with decision makers and cultivate contacts in a relaxed setting.

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Industry experts will examine the challenges and opportunities facing the industry including new market entrants, belly capacity shortages, e-commerce and changing supply chains.

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Located at the heart of the continent in a leading business location, Frankfurt Airport is Europe's leading cargo hub. With more freight forwarders based in Frankfurt than any other location in Europe, it is the perfect location for the first in-person TakeOff Cargo event. Find out more

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Over 40 airlines and freight forwarders are expected to attend

Companies that attended our inaugural virtual edition of the event include:

TakeOff Cargo Attendees

  • Edmonton International Airport
  • Ontario International Airport
  • FedEx Express
  • Atlas Air Inc.
  • Pittsburgh International Airport
  • OAG
  • Hubpoint Strategic Advisors, LLC
  • Amazon Air
  • Copa Airlines Cargo
  • Virgin Atlantic Cargo
  • Baltimore/Washington International Airport
  • Athens International Airport S.A. - Eleftherios Venizelos
  • Milan Bergamo Airport
  • Riyadh Airports Company

Previous speakers 


Sanjeev Gadhia
Astral Aviation


Steven Polmans


João Pita
Head of Airline Business
GRU Airport - Aeroporto Internacional de São Paulo
Register your interest for TakeOff Cargo today and join cargo airlines and industry experts in Frankfurt in 2023. 

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