CHAMP to provide e-cargo solutions to Oman Air Cargo

February 20, 2020
Oman Air Cargo has awarded CHAMP a five-year contract for its suite of e-cargo solutions. Following a request for proposals for cargo IT solutions, CHAMP won the contract from a wide field of competitors.

Swiss WorldCargo extends flights suspension to China due to Coronavirus

February 19, 2020
After thoroughly evaluating all currently available information on the Coronavirus, SWISS and Swiss WorldCargo have decided to extend the suspension of flights to/from Beijing and Shanghai until March 28 with immediate effect.

CCA joins Cargo IQ’s latest initiative to support supply chain quality

February 18, 2020
CCA members will join an Advisory Board supporting Cargo iQ’s Pilot Program, which aims to develop tools and standards for planning and control, as well as for process and provider evaluation of conditions under...

SAL inaugurates new cargo facility at King Fahad International Airport

February 13, 2020
The Saudi Arabian Logistics (SAL) Co. has inaugurated its new 37,800sq meter air cargo facility at the Dammam-based King Fahad International Airport in the presence of Abdullah Al-Zamil, Chairman of the Board of Directors,...

UAE ranks 3rd in Agility’s emerging markets logistics index

February 10, 2020
For the first time since the launch of the Index, the UAE features in the top 10 list of all three individual sub-Indices. The jump in the rankings is the result of the country’s...

Liege Airport achieves new record with over 900k tons of goods transported in 2019

February 10, 2020
Despite a global economic slowdown, Liege Airport has achieved a new record with over 900,000 tons of goods transported in 2019. Liege Airport continues to develop, with a new record of 902.480 tons (+3.6%)...

Menzies Aviation to manage ramp handling and de-icing at London Heathrow

February 10, 2020
The contract commenced on 01 January 2020 and will see Menzies Aviation manage ramp handling and de-icing for the airline at Heathrow, which is American Airlines’ largest hub outside the US. Menzies will handle...

CDP recognizes Munich Airport for effective climate protection efforts

February 10, 2020
The international climate protection organisation CDP (Carbon Disclosure Project) has again recognized Munich Airport (FMG) for its highly effective climate protection efforts. For the third consecutive year, Munich Airport has achieved “Leadership Level” and...

Asian cargo volume down by 5.3% in 11 months of 2019

February 10, 2020
Air cargo volumes for Asian airlines fell 5.3% during the first 11 months of 2019 compared with the same period in the previous year. The figures, released by the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines...

El Al re-enters freighter market with Atlas Air

February 10, 2020
El Al has re-entered the freighter market with Atlas Air operating a Boeing 747-400F on the Tel Aviv to Liege route. The flag carrier signed an ACMI (aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance) agreement with...