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Schiphol recognizes partners

March 30, 2015 at 10:02 pm 0 comments

Kales Airline Service B.V. was the winner of the 2015 Schiphol Aviation Award for Cargo. Established in 1994, the company was recognized for its fundamental role in the development of cargo at Schiphol. Kales Airline Services B.V. is a GSSA company which represents 95 airlines at the airport. The SchipholRead More

Cebu Pacific, Cargohaus open new inspection terminal

Cebu Pacific, Cargohaus open new inspection terminal

March 30, 2015 at 9:41 pm 0 comments

Philippines-based carrier Cebu Pacific Air and logistics company Cargohaus, Inc. have joined together to open the first-of-its-kind cargo inspection portal at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) in Manila. The Smiths Detection CIP-300 – the first such imaging unit to be installed in an Asian airport – will be forRead More

New Chongqing logistics park built to handle e-commerce

New Chongqing logistics park built to handle e-commerce

March 30, 2015 at 9:28 pm 0 comments

The city of Chongqing in western China, resting at the confluence of the Yangtze and Jailing rivers, anchors one end of a potentially massive new economic zone. At the other end is Chengdu, with several smaller cities in between the two. In 2000, a campaign called “Develop the West” wasRead More

Etihad’s Hogan warns against ‘protectionist’ tactics

Etihad’s Hogan warns against ‘protectionist’ tactics

March 30, 2015 at 7:51 pm 0 comments

With several North American and European carriers continuing to pressure governments and international regulators to modify open skies agreements in response to what they consider unfair tactics by Persian Gulf carriers, James Hogan, president and CEO of Etihad Airways, responded with a strong warning about how a recent rise ofRead More

Thermotraffic expands to Frankfurt

Thermotraffic expands to Frankfurt

March 27, 2015 at 9:55 pm 0 comments

International freight forwarding group Thermotraffic is opening a branch at Frankfurt Airport next month, adding to its other European branches. The new branch will be located at the Perishable Center Frankfurt, and will include the organization and handling of all transport and warehousing of perishables that are transported by air.Read More

TNT opens healthcare hub in Netherlands

TNT opens healthcare hub in Netherlands

March 26, 2015 at 10:59 pm 0 comments

In order to serve the healthcare sector expeditiously, express delivery company TNT opened a healthcare hub today in Heerlen, the Netherlands. The 21,500-square-foot facility is situated near the European distribution centers of 80 major medical device manufacturers responsible for products used in surgeries, such as pacemakers, stents, artificial knees andRead More

ICAO, FAA consider international drone standards

ICAO, FAA consider international drone standards

March 26, 2015 at 10:40 pm 0 comments

The water cooler topic of late seems to be drones. The technology for small, unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for use in domestic commerce is evolving faster than standards for larger drones, but how to regulate them has the aviation industry wringing its hands. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) isRead More

Schiphol recognizes partners

March 30, 2015

Kales Airline Service B.V. was the winner of the 2015 Schiphol Aviation Award for Cargo. Established in 1994, the company was recognized for its fundamental role in the development of cargo at Schiphol. Kales Airline Services B.V. is a GSSA company which represents 95 airlines at the airport. The SchipholRead More

Schiphol recognizes partners

March 30, 2015

Kales Airline Service B.V. was the winner of the 2015 Schiphol Aviation Award for Cargo. Established in 1994, the company was recognized for its fundamental role in the development of cargo at Schiphol. Kales Airline Services B.V. is a GSSA company which represents 95 airlines at the airport. The SchipholRead More

Cebu Pacific, Cargohaus open new inspection terminal

Cebu Pacific, Cargohaus open new inspection terminal

March 30, 2015

Philippines-based carrier Cebu Pacific Air and logistics company Cargohaus, Inc. have joined together to open the first-of-its-kind cargo inspection portal at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) in Manila. The Smiths Detection CIP-300 – the first such imaging unit to be installed in an Asian airport – will be forRead More