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Jones and Fountain open CNS in its 25th year

Jones and Fountain open CNS in its 25th year

April 20, 2015 at 10:50 pm 0 comments

ORLANDO – In the past year E-cargo saw its biggest jump yet, with 25 percent of CNS members in the United States getting on the EAWB bandwagon, up from 7 percent. Warren Jones, the president of CNS said it has benefitted his company, and his customers. Indeed, a common themeRead More

Menen Praises CNS, Scolds Industry for Inertia

Menen Praises CNS, Scolds Industry for Inertia

April 20, 2015 at 10:44 pm 0 comments

ORLANDO – Former Emirates SkyCargo head Ram Menen, even in retirement, proved that he can still captivate an air cargo audience during his keynote address yesterday for the Opening Session of the CNS Partnership Conference. His message was warmly received, but his message was mostly an admonishment as he scoldedRead More

Social Media Gives Cargo a Voice and a Face

Social Media Gives Cargo a Voice and a Face

April 20, 2015 at 10:35 pm 0 comments

ORLANDO – Cargo doesn’t have a voice. That is what customs broker and moderator Scott Case said as he opened the session Monday on social media at CNS 2015. Case said social media is our digital footprint, and it’s important that our message on these platforms be understood as weRead More

LUG aircargo introduces ramp service at Frankfurt

April 17, 2015 at 10:51 pm 0 comments

LUG aircargo handling company is implementing a new ramp service and time slot management system at its terminal in Cargo City South at Frankfurt International Airport, effective May 11. LUG’s software automates the allocation of loading bays for the delivery and collection of shipments, as well as for road-feeder services.Read More

Lufthansa Technik becomes largest MRO for Avianca

April 17, 2015 at 10:47 pm 0 comments

Avianca Holdings Group and Lufthansa Technik AG, international provider of technical services for commercial aircraft, have recently signed several maintenance, repair and overhaul contracts, making Lufthansa Technik the largest components maintenance provider of the airline group. Lufthansa Technik is providing total component support for Avianca’s 787 fleet, currently consisting ofRead More

China Airlines moves regional hub to DWC

April 17, 2015 at 10:29 pm 0 comments

Taiwan-based China Airlines has relocated its regional freighter hub in the Middle East to Al Maktoum International Airport at Dubai World Central (DWC). The inaugural flight from Taipei was greeted with a traditional water salute by executives from Emirates SkyCargo and DWC. China Airlines stops in the UAE on itsRead More

Brussels Airport reports robust first quarter

April 17, 2015 at 10:25 pm 0 comments

Thanks to strategic investment in cargo traffic, Brussels airport saw a 9.7 percent increase in Q1 2015 year-over-year compared to 2014. This year, more than 120,000 tonnes were handled at Brussels compared to about 109,500 tonnes in 2014. For the month of March, the airport was up 8.2 percent overRead More

Jones and Fountain open CNS in its 25th year

Jones and Fountain open CNS in its 25th year

April 20, 2015

ORLANDO – In the past year E-cargo saw its biggest jump yet, with 25 percent of CNS members in the United States getting on the EAWB bandwagon, up from 7 percent. Warren Jones, the president of CNS said it has benefitted his company, and his customers. Indeed, a common themeRead More

China Airlines moves regional hub to DWC

April 17, 2015

Taiwan-based China Airlines has relocated its regional freighter hub in the Middle East to Al Maktoum International Airport at Dubai World Central (DWC). The inaugural flight from Taipei was greeted with a traditional water salute by executives from Emirates SkyCargo and DWC. China Airlines stops in the UAE on itsRead More

Brussels Airport reports robust first quarter

April 17, 2015

Thanks to strategic investment in cargo traffic, Brussels airport saw a 9.7 percent increase in Q1 2015 year-over-year compared to 2014. This year, more than 120,000 tonnes were handled at Brussels compared to about 109,500 tonnes in 2014. For the month of March, the airport was up 8.2 percent overRead More