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Cargo restrictions move north as Hurricane Irma approaches Florida

Cargo restrictions move north as Hurricane Irma approaches Florida

September 8, 2017 at 5:58 pm 0 comments

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO – After churning across most of the northern Leeward Islands in the Caribbean Sea over the last three days, Hurricane Irma has set a course for the low-lying U.S. state of Florida, packing 150-mile-per-hour winds and expected storm surges of 6 to 12 feet by thisRead More

Delta Cargo expands cold-chain offerings with Envirotainer RAP e2

Delta Cargo expands cold-chain offerings with Envirotainer RAP e2

August 11, 2017 at 5:43 pm 0 comments

After becoming the first United States-based global carrier to earn IATA’s Center of Excellence for Independent Validators (CEIV) certification for pharmaceutical handling in July, Delta Cargo continues to invest in expanding its cold-chain offerings for pharma transport. Most recently, the company announced that it has received approval to carry theRead More

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Delta’s global cargo management control center goes live today

August 1, 2017 at 4:39 pm 0 comments

Delta Cargo officially opened its Cargo Control Center (CCC) today in Atlanta, but the scope of the operation covers the entire globe. From this one location, the facility will provide coverage of “all aspects of cargo transportation and management,” allowing Delta to track shipments via air, truck, mail and freight,Read More

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Delta Cargo becomes first U.S.-based global carrier to earn CEIV cert

July 10, 2017 at 5:54 pm 0 comments

Delta Cargo today earned IATA’s Center of Excellence for Independent Validators (CEIV) certification for pharmaceutical handling, making it the first global carrier based in the United States to receive the distinction. In conjunction with its CEIV-Pharma-certified partner Air France-KLM-Martinair Cargo, Delta Cargo now operates the first CEIV-Pharma trans-Atlantic network, connectingRead More

Delta Cargo President Gareth Joyce on the carrier’s turnaround [VIDEO]

Delta Cargo President Gareth Joyce on the carrier’s turnaround [VIDEO]

May 23, 2017 at 5:48 pm 0 comments

Delta Cargo’s president, Gareth Joyce, has led a promising turnaround for the cargo department, which had been stuck in the doldrums for years. From the moment Joyce began, it has been a learning experience for the former Mercedes-Benz Canada executive who traded his wheels for wings last May. “The firstRead More

CNS: Joyce’s customer service focus finally pays dividends at Delta

CNS: Joyce’s customer service focus finally pays dividends at Delta

May 2, 2017 at 5:40 pm 1 comment

ORLANDO — A year may not seem like much, but for Delta Cargo’s president, Gareth Joyce, the preceding 12 months have been an epic journey that led to a promising turnaround for the cargo department that had been stuck in the doldrums for years. From the moment Joyce began, itRead More

Delta Cargo launches fully GPS-enabled, same-day product

Delta Cargo launches fully GPS-enabled, same-day product

March 1, 2017 at 6:56 pm 0 comments

Delta Cargo’s DASH Critical & Medical launches today, making it the first fully GPS-enabled, same-day product offered by a freight carrier based in the United States. DASH Critical & Medical has, “the highest boarding priority of any Delta Cargo product, and the fastest transit times in the logistics industry,” saidRead More

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Delta says most pets must be shipped as cargo

December 1, 2015 at 12:55 am 0 comments

  Beginning March 1 next year, Delta passengers who are accustomed to checking their pets as “baggage,” will need to book them on Delta Cargo. The airline will continue to allow small animals as carry-on luggage, and will also let members of the military with active transfer orders to transportRead More