Jettainer to expand skypooling tool for better ULD management

56 voti Jettainer has taken over the online platform skypooling to help 100 participating airlines in managing their containers more efficiently. The announcement was made at the Transport Logistic trade event in Munich. Almost all of the existing airline members have migrated to the new owner. Inserita da acaainews 6 giugno 2019

Thomas Sonntag will now helm Jettainer GmbH in Lufthansa Cargo Group rejig

69 voti Thomas Sonntag will take over at the helm of Jettainer GmbH, the leading international service partner for outsourced ULD management. He will succeed Carsten Hernig as managing direc Lufthansa Cargo Group has announced reassignments at the management level in keeping with the company’s rotation policy. All changes will be effective July 1. tor. Inserita da acaainews 6 giugno 2019

Boeing invests in commercial UAS startup Robotic Skies

67 voti Boeing has invested in Robotic Skies, a startup that manages maintenance, inspection and alteration services for global manufacturers and operators of commercial unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). “With safety as a cornerstone, we are shaping a robust operational ecosystem for on-demand mobility that supports the future of aircraft, air vehicles and autonomous systems,” said Brian Schettler,… Inserita da acaainews 5 giugno 2019

Lufthansa Cargo rolls out eFreight initiative for increased efficiency

68 voti After successfully running the pilot phase involving approximately 100 customers, Lufthansa Cargo has rolled out digital cargo acceptance and delivery services as part of its eFreight initiative. As part of the initiative, Lufthansa Cargo encourages the use of self-service terminals and related apps for mobile devices as well as the digital transfer of shipment data and status updates between the… Inserita da acaainews 5 giugno 2019

Carsten Spohr takes charge as 78th IATA Board chairman

96 voti Lufthansa Group chief executive officer, Carsten Spohr, has been appointed chairman of the IATA board of governors (BoG) for a one-year term effective from the conclusion of the 75th IATA Annual General Meeting in Seoul, Republic of Korea.As the 78th chair of the IATA BoG, Spohr takes the place of Qatar Airways group chief executive Akbar Al Baker. IATA also announced that JetBlue Airways… Inserita da acaainews 4 giugno 2019

Etihad Airways establishes Etihad Secure Logistics Services

64 voti Etihad Airways has established Etihad Secure Logistics Services LLC after acquiring shares held by Armaguard Linfox Group Pty (Australia) in Abu Dhabi-based joint venture Armaguard Valuables Management LLC (AVM). Gary Allen, CEO, Linfox Armaguard Group said, “The Armaguard Group is concentrating on continuing to strengthen the existing businesses in Australia and New Zealand while enhancing our… Inserita da acaainews 1 giugno 2019

Chandigarh airport signs Annual Performance Contract with AAI

64 voti Chandigarh International Airport Limited (CHIAL) has signed a Annual Performance Contract with Airports Authority of India (AAI) for the year 2019-2020. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) outlines targets for the airport in the fields of finance, capacity utilization, and improvement in Airport Service Quality (ASQ) and non-aeronautical revenue over the previous year. The MoU was signed by Dr… Inserita da acaainews 30 maggio 2019

Airbus celebrates 50 years with stories from the past, future

61 voti Airbus, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, has launched a campaign to mark the milestone. Running from May 29 May to July 17, the campaign will highlight stories from the five decades of the company’s existence. These stories will shine the spotlight on people and ground-breaking innovations that have driven the company. The stories will also highlight the programmes and initiatives… Inserita da acaainews 30 maggio 2019

Asia-Pacific airlines’ deAsia-Pacific airlines’ demand for air freight falls by 7.4 percent: IATAmand for air freight falls by 7.4 percent: IATA

69 voti International Air Transport Association (IATA) has reported that Asia-Pacific airlines saw demand for air freight contract by 7.4 percent in April 2019, compared to the same period in 2018. It warned that the latest round of US tariffs would likely have a negative impact sentiment and activity in the region. IATA also reported that the industry-wide demand for the global air freight markets fell… Inserita da acaainews 30 maggio 2019

MRO South Asia Summit to be held on Feb 5-6, 2020 in Delhi

81 voti STAT Trade Times will organise the 3rd MRO South Asia Summit on February 5-6, 2020 at the iconic rooftop of the Taj Mahal Hotel, New Delhi. The event is targeted at aerospace business professionals. The growth of the MRO industry is mostly concentrated in Asia, particularly China and India. According to consulting firm Oliver Wyman’s predictions, by the end of the decade India will be the new… Inserita da acaainews 29 maggio 2019

SpiceJet inducts Boeing 737 as 100th plane in its fleet

61 voti Budget airline SpiceJet has inducted a Boeing 737, taking its fleet size to 100 aircraft. In a statement, the low-cost carrier said: “SpiceJet has added 23 planes and over a hundred new flights, most of them connecting the key metros of Mumbai and Delhi, in just over a month’s time.” SpiceJet became the fourth domestic airline to have 100 planes in its fleet after national carrier Air India, now… Inserita da acaainews 27 maggio 2019

Air Asia India will not take Jet Airways’ grounded B737s aircraft

61 voti Air Asia India, which had shown interest in leasing B737 aircraft of grounded Jet Airways, has dropped the idea. The change in plan was effected as the budget carrier wants to continue with one type of aircraft. The Tata group venture had informed the aviation regulator about its plan to lease some of the B737 airplanes that were operated by Jet Airways before it shut operations on April 17… Inserita da acaainews 27 maggio 2019