A Cargolux 747 (Photo: Ian McMurtry)

The Cargolux Climb: How Cargolux Became Europe’s Cargo King

Much like the Phoenicians and the Dutch, smaller countries have found success in being the logistics facilitators for their neighboring countries. This rings true today, where Luxembourg based Cargolux has made themselves the largest all-cargo airline in Europe. So how did this small cargo carrier manage to become Europe’s go-to carrier for air transport? It all started back in the 1970s. Forming a New Airline in Luxembourg Cargolux traces their start back to 1970 when they were created with a…