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Envirotainer will celebrate 500th QEP station at Air Cargo Europe

May 4, 2015 at 7:27 pm 0 comments

Envirotainer, the cool-chain container company, will raise a toast Thursday at Air Cargo Europe, in Munich, to celebrate its 500th Quality Envirotainer Training and Quality Program station. The Keuhne + Nagle station will be at Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport. The quality program was started eight years ago to recognize partner airlines, logisticsRead More

RIOgaleão Cargo to attain CEIV certification

RIOgaleão Cargo to attain CEIV certification

May 4, 2015 at 7:01 pm 0 comments

Rio de Janeiro International Airport’s RIOgaleão Cargo will become the first logistics terminal to achieve IATA’s CEIV Pharma certificate, for establishing best practices in the transport and storage of temperature sensitive pharmaceuticals. The airport will use the global program for training which includes technical audits. The program teaches best practicesRead More

Anti-trust settlements top US$1 billion

May 4, 2015 at 5:55 pm 0 comments

Kaplan Fox, one of four co-lead counsels representing the plaintiffs in the antitrust allegations leveled at several air carriers, has revealed that a US$99 million settlement has been made with EVA Airways, which brings the total aggregate settlements in the long-running legal action to more than $1 billion. Litigation isRead More

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FedEx steps in with quake aid to Nepal

May 4, 2015 at 5:50 pm 0 comments

More aid is on the way to help the victims of last week’s 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Nepal. FedEx Corp. is donating US$1 million in cash and transportation support, as well as a chartered aircraft to deliver critical medical aid and supplies. The express carrier is also mobilizing its disaster reliefRead More

AA Cargo adds service to U.K., Ireland

May 4, 2015 at 5:38 pm 0 comments

American Airlines Cargo has introduced three new U.K. and Ireland frequencies to its 2015 summer schedule. Cargo service between Glasgow and Philadelphia began on May 3, and service between Edinburgh and New York’s JFK, as well as Shannon and Philadelphia, is scheduled to begin on May 7. American will utilizeRead More

Atlas Air’s Q1 figures soar from extra charters

Atlas Air’s Q1 figures soar from extra charters

May 1, 2015 at 8:59 pm 0 comments

That which did not sail by sea was sent by air in the first quarter of 2015, and Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings was there to reap the benefits. The Purchase, N.Y.-based charter airline and aircraft lessor reported net income of US$29 million in the first quarter of 2015, compared toRead More

Cargolux ends 2014 in good shape

Cargolux ends 2014 in good shape

May 1, 2015 at 8:47 pm 0 comments

It’s been a bumpy ride for Cargolux over the last 12 months of personnel changes, labor strife and legal problems, but the Luxembourg-based carrier managed to end 2014 on a high note with a modest net profit of US$3 million. Declining oil prices in the second half of the yearRead More

Anti-trust settlements top US$1 billion

May 4, 2015

Kaplan Fox, one of four co-lead counsels representing the plaintiffs in the antitrust allegations leveled at several air carriers, has revealed that a US$99 million settlement has been made with EVA Airways, which brings the total aggregate settlements in the long-running legal action to more than $1 billion. Litigation isRead More

RIOgaleão Cargo to attain CEIV certification

RIOgaleão Cargo to attain CEIV certification

May 4, 2015

Rio de Janeiro International Airport’s RIOgaleão Cargo will become the first logistics terminal to achieve IATA’s CEIV Pharma certificate, for establishing best practices in the transport and storage of temperature sensitive pharmaceuticals. The airport will use the global program for training which includes technical audits. The program teaches best practicesRead More

Envirotainer will celebrate 500th QEP station at Air Cargo Europe

May 4, 2015

Envirotainer, the cool-chain container company, will raise a toast Thursday at Air Cargo Europe, in Munich, to celebrate its 500th Quality Envirotainer Training and Quality Program station. The Keuhne + Nagle station will be at Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport. The quality program was started eight years ago to recognize partner airlines, logisticsRead More