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Cargo Chat: Cargolux makes Puerto Rico pharma service ‘official’

Cargo Chat: Cargolux makes Puerto Rico pharma service ‘official’

November 4, 2016 at 4:38 pm 0 comments

Stavros Evangelakakis, Cargolux Early last month, Cargolux launched a new weekly route from its home base in Luxembourg directly to Rafael Hernández Airport (BQN) in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. That may not seem like a logical cargo route, considering that the American commonwealth in the Caribbean has been enduring a cripplingRead More

Cargolux to make Va-Q-tec containers available throughout network

Cargolux to make Va-Q-tec containers available throughout network

October 7, 2016 at 5:49 pm 0 comments

Avoiding temperature excursions while in-flight is one thing, but maintaining consistent temperatures point-to-point, as cargo moves through the supply chain, is quite another. Today Cargolux announced that it will add an extra layer of assurance to customers shipping temperature-sensitive cargo, with the introduction of Va-Q-tec ULDs. In the past, manyRead More

AA Cargo becomes first U.S. carrier to seek CEIV-Pharma cert

AA Cargo becomes first U.S. carrier to seek CEIV-Pharma cert

September 20, 2016 at 5:59 pm 0 comments

As the pharma market continues to heat up globally, American Airlines Cargo has become the first U.S.-based carrier to seek certification via IATA’s Center for Excellence and Independent Validators for Pharmaceutical Handling (CEIV-Pharma). The carrier said it is applying for the CEIV status “in an effort to promote the hardRead More

Swiss WorldCargo, Cargologic, SATS form partnership

Swiss WorldCargo, Cargologic, SATS form partnership

January 13, 2015 at 10:57 pm 0 comments

Three powerhouses of airfreight and airport services have joined together to improve their cool-chain handling abilities. Oliver Evans, Swiss World Cargo’s chief cargo officer, Marco Gredig, managing director of Cargologic, and Alex Hungate, president and CEO of SATS, signed a memorandum of understanding Jan. 13, outlining the collaboration. The threeRead More