Bolloré Logistics transports train part shipment from South Korea to IndiaBolloré Logistics’ India and South Korea teams successfully transported a train’s 23.5 metre-long part and other equipment fro

70 voti Bolloré Logistics’ India and South Korea teams successfully transported a train’s 23.5 metre-long part and other equipment from Incheon to Mumbai within a limited span of nine days. Destined for one of the world’s leading aerospace and trains manufacturers, the shipment was handled by qualified Korean and Indian teams who worked closely together to offer a custom-made transport solution, which… Inserita da acaainews 67 giorni fa

All major trading nations report falling air freight orders in July 2019: IATA

45 voti Demand for air freight, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), declined for the ninth consecutive month of year-on-year decline, contracting by 3.2 percent in July 2019, compared to the same period in 2018. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets that continue to suffer from weak global trade and the intensifying trade dispute between… Inserita da acaainews 67 giorni fa

IATA’s airport symposium theme is ‘building capacity for the future’

90 voti The theme for International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) 2019 Global Airport & Passenger Symposium (GAPS), to be held in Warsaw, Poland in October 15 -17, 2019, will be building capacity for the future. The Symposium will focus on three key areas of transformation – seamless journeys through ease of biometric capabilities, transformation of airports through deployment of artificial… Inserita da acaainews 69 giorni fa

IndiGo to add Riyadh & Kuwait flights from Delhi effective Oct. 11

84 voti Low-cost carrier IndiGo has announced that it will add Delhi-Riyadh and Delhi-Kuwait flights to its network effective October 11. The airline already has a direct flights on the Mumbai-Jeddah and Mumbai-Kuwait routes. “The airline currently operates daily non-stop flights between Mumbai and Jeddah, thereby extending direct connectivity between the capital cities of India and the Kingdom of Saudi… Inserita da acaainews 71 giorni fa

DSV Panalpina transports first shipment to Luxembourg

69 voti DSV Panalpina transported its first Charter Network shipment for a aerospace manufacturer since the  takeover . The US Aerospace team of DSV flew aircraft engine parts on the ‘Spirit of Panalpina’ from Huntsville to Luxembourg on August 29. The shipment made its onward via truck to Airbus’ production plant in Toulouse, France. The engine parts, called thrust reversers, are produced by an… Inserita da acaainews 74 giorni fa

Celine Hourcade to lead TIACA Sustainability Program as project manager

82 voti The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has appointed Celine Hourcade as project manager to support the Association’s ongoing transformation programme. Hourcade, who will join  TIACA  from September 2019, will prioritise the development of the Association’s Sustainability Program, including the first  Sustainability Award , and the delivery of the Cargo Service Quality (CSQ)… Inserita da acaainews 75 giorni fa

A320 NEO engine issue: DGCA warns of ‘harshest action’ if need arises

75 voti The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has said that Pratt and Whitney, manufacturer of the PW1100G-JM engines fitted in the Airbus A320 NEO aircraft, has been directed to ensure more availability of spare engines for Indian operators to prevent grounding of aircraft due to removal of engines. On August 28, DGCA reviewed the performance of 127 A320neo aircraft in India, alongwith… Inserita da acaainews 75 giorni fa

Asia Pacific airlines saw 7.7% decline in July air cargo demand: AAPA

66 voti The Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) figures for July reported a 7.7 percent fall in air cargo demand as measured in freight tonne kilometres (FTK). AAPA attributed the fall to “mounting trade tensions and deteriorating business confidence”. The markedly lower demand, coupled with almost flat expansion in offered freight capacity, by 0.4 percent, led to a 5.2 percentage point decline in… Inserita da acaainews 75 giorni fa

Emirates SkyCargo moved 18,000 tonnes of perishables from India since May 2019

83 voti Emirates SkyCargo moves around 4,000 tonnes of fruits, vegetables and other perishables from India every month. Since May 2019, Emirates SkyCargo has moved 18,000 tonnes of perishables from India alone. Produce exported from India include summer fruits such as mangoes and guavas and vegetables such as okra, drumstick and chillies. The freight division of Emirates moved over 150,000 tonnes of… Inserita da acaainews 76 giorni fa

IATA to bat for sustainable future at 2019 World Financial Symposium

92 voti The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has unveiled the theme for the 2019 World Financial Symposium (WFS) to be held in Miami, from September 25-26, 2019. IATA will focus on the theme of shaping a sustainable future together with airlines and its partners. “The airline industry is still earning money and we are expecting to deliver a return on invested capital for a record fifth year… Inserita da acaainews 79 giorni fa

Essar Port expects to handle 60 MT cargo by March 2020

101 voti Essar Ports has declared that the higher capacity utilisation at its recently commissioned terminals at Salaya and Vizag, and an increase in third-party cargo were the two key factors that will help it to achieve its target of handling 60 million tonnes (MT) of cargo by March 31, 2020. The company’s first quarter cargo handling performance has been very strong and brought it closer to achieving… Inserita da acaainews 83 giorni fa

BIAL selects Unisys for technology support for T2 construction

105 voti Bangalore International Airport limited (BIAL), operator of Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru has selected Unisys Corporation to integrate and manage all IT and non-IT systems for phase 1 of the second terminal (T2). India’s third busiest airport and among the fastest growing in the world, the Bengaluru Airport managed 33.30 million passengers in 2018-19. BIAL’s second terminal project… Inserita da acaainews 84 giorni fa

SATS, TUMCREATE join hands to develop robotic air cargo system

92 voti SATS, a Singapore-based ground handler and Singaporean research platform TUMCREATE will be working together to explore commercialisation opportunities for their artificial intelligence (AI) powered robotic air cargo system, SPEEDCARGO. SPEEDCARGO is a system comprised of three of the companies’ products – CARGO EYE, CARGO MIND, and CARGO ARM. CARGO EYE produces a digital fingerprint for incoming… Inserita da acaainews 84 giorni fa

Scoot becomes member of IATA Billing and Settlement Plan for India

94 voti Travel agents in India will now be able to settle payments directly as Scoot, the low-cost arm of Singapore Airlines, has become a member of the IATA Billing and Settlement Plan (BSP) under the prefix 668. BSP is a global remittance system that consolidates payment data across agents as well as airlines, facilitating settlement through a single financial transfer for each participant. BSP is… Inserita da acaainews 85 giorni fa

Oman Air Cargo’s SmartKargo app offers self-service capabilities

107 voti Oman Air Cargo has launched the mobile application SmartKargo platform for all its customers including, shippers and freight forwarders. The app was launched in collaboration with QuantumID Technologies, Oman Air’s system solution provider. The app, available to download on both Apple and Android App stores, builds on the successful deployment of SmartKargo cloud-based Cargo Management solution… Inserita da acaainews 85 giorni fa