Air India Cargo adopts Unisys Digistics™ for better integration

57 voti National airline Air India has adopted Unisys Digistics™ integrated logistics software suite to create a connected and automated cargo ecosystem for consistent and accurate data across the organisation. While Air India has been using Unisys technology for approximately 30 years, the new system will will leverage advanced analytics for booking, accounting, to help improve cash flow for the airline… Inserita da acaainews 30 luglio 2019

Swissport’s Eric Born extends contract till end of 2020

73 voti Eric Born, president and CEO of Swissport International AG will continue in his post after agreeing to extend his contract subject to the company’s successful completion of its debt refinancing by September 30, 2019. Swissport recently announced its plans for refinancing of certain outstanding debt of Swissport Group S.à r.l., an indirect parent company of Swissport International AG. Born was due… Inserita da acaainews 30 luglio 2019

Scoot to receive first of 16 A321neos in Q4 2020

77 voti Scoot will introduce its first A321neo aircraft into its fleet after it is delivered in the last quarter of 2020. The first aircraft named ‘Wings of Change’ is part of the 16 brand-new A321neo aircraft, which the airline will use on routes within six hours (medium-haul markets). Of the 16 aircraft, six are an upsize from Scoot’s current A320neo order from Airbus, while 10 will be leased. The… Inserita da acaainews 30 luglio 2019

Thai Airways celebrates 15 years of service in Bengaluru

83 voti Thai Airways, the official flag carrier airline of Thailand, completed 15 years of services to Bengaluru. Since March 2004, Thai Airways has served 1.1 million passengers from Bengaluru to over 60 destinations across the world through its network. To commemorate the milestone, Thai Airways organised an event ‘Vibrancy of the garden city’. Travel agents, corporates, airport representatives,… Inserita da acaainews 30 luglio 2019

India deploys Aireon’s Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast

75 voti The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has signed a contract agreement with Aireon LLC for the implementation of space-based air traffic surveillance service in Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata’s oceanic airspaces. AAI aims to deploy space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) by the end of 2019. The contract was signed at the Corporate Headquarters of AAI by Mansoor Ahmad, executive… Inserita da acaainews 29 luglio 2019

AAI conference focuses on sustainable airport planning

82 voti Top Airports Authority of India (AAI) executives participated in the second edition of a two-day annual conference from July 25-27. The theme for this year’s conference was ‘Sustainability for Future Operations, in Financial, Operational and Environmental Domains’. The conference, inaugurated by Guruprasad Mohapatra, chairman, AAI, is held to apprise the senior leaders of the current business… Inserita da acaainews 29 luglio 2019

Increasing air freight traffic moving to APAC region: ABI Research report

70 voti Global tech market advisory firm, ABI Research, has predicted mixed near-term expectations for the transportation industry in 2019. According to its Air Freight Transportation Technology Trends application analysis report, increasing  air freight  traffic is moving to  Asia Pacific  (APAC), including Vietnam, Malaysia, Thailand, and Singapore and the long-term outlook is… Inserita da acaainews 25 luglio 2019

Air Canada to resume India flights starting Oct. 1

65 voti Air Canada will resume its daily, non-stop Toronto-Delhi flights on October 1 (eastbound) and October 3 (westbound). The Toronto-Delhi flights will be operated initially with Boeing 787 Dreamliners. From October 27, additional capacity will be added to this route with the 400-seat Boeing 777-300ER aircraft. Inserita da acaainews 25 luglio 2019

Bengaluru airport goes live with Vision-Box, One-ID biometric platform

58 voti The Kempegowda International (BLR) Airport, in partnership with Vistara, has launched Vision-Box and installed One-ID biometric platform technology that will enable passengers to breeze through BLR Airport. The ‘Early Go Live’ initiative is a fully biometric based self-boarding solution for seamless flow from registration to boarding. The final phase of Early Go Live will be completed by early… Inserita da acaainews 25 luglio 2019

Lufthansa Cargo clears CSafe RAP for flight

75 voti Lufthansa Cargo is the latest airline to qualify and approve the CSafe RAP for flight. Thorsten Braun, senior director of industry development & product management, Lufthansa Cargo says, “To me it represents a typical win-win situation. With the addition of the CSafe RAP we are further expanding our portfolio of active cool containers, which is second to none, while intensifying our existing… Inserita da acaainews 25 luglio 2019

TIACA calls entries for first Sustainability Awards

51 voti The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has made a participation call for its first Sustainability Award, part of its Sustainability Program, initiated to recognise companies addressing challenges in environmental, social, and economic fields. The competition is supported by CHAMP Cargosystems. The winner of the TIACA Sustainability Award will receive a $15,000 prize, while the… Inserita da acaainews 23 luglio 2019

Turkish Cargo transports exhausted endangered griffon vulture to Belgrade

51 voti Turkish Cargo drafted yet another homecoming story by safely transporting Dobrila, an endangered griffon vulture to Belgrade. The endangered griffon vulture, named Dobrila, started flying in Serbia and became exhausted in Sanliurfa after flying 1,600 kilometres on its seasonal migration route. The exhausted 1.5-year old rare griffon vulture, the last in the ecological chain and living in the Uvac… Inserita da acaainews 18 luglio 2019

Nirbhik Narang is new Air India cargo division head

61 voti Nirbhik Narang has been appointed the cargo division head of national carrier Air India. Prior to this position, Narang worked as general manager – commercial at Air India Headquarters in Delhi. Narang replaces Abhay Pathak, executive director (commercial), cargodivision, Air India. Narang has done his Master’s in Business Administration and Hotel Management. He brings with him experience of over… Inserita da acaainews 18 luglio 2019

Cargolux Italia launches Milan-Incheon service

53 voti Cargolux Airlines subsidiary Cargolux Italia has launched a flight between Milan-Malpensa in Italy, and Incheon in South Korea, where the country’s primary international airport is located. The main commodities that will be carried on this route include fashion items, machineries, luxury cars, pharmaceuticals, and perishables. The new frequency includes two weekly connections between Milan and… Inserita da acaainews 18 luglio 2019

JP Alex appointed air traffic management ED at AAI

67 voti JP Alex has taken over as executive director (air traffic management) at corporate headquarters of the Airports Authority of India (AAI). Prior to this appointment, he was working as executive director (operations) since 2015. Alex joined the civil aviation sector in 1985 and has rich experience of more than three decades, specifically in the areas of air navigation services, air traffic… Inserita da acaainews 17 luglio 2019