Shanghai, Emirates Top 2019 ACE Awards

In a year that roared in like a lion – full of activity, growth, high demand and optimism – and crept out like a frightened lamb – with declining traffic, fears of trade wars and a looming Brexit – 2018 was a topsy-turvy time for many in the air cargo industry. It’s only fitting, then, […]
  • Caryn Livingston & Randy Woods
  • April 3, 2019

ACE Awards 2019: Top Carriers chart

CARRIER SURVEY CRITERIA Air carriers were rated by freight forwarders on the following criteria: Customer Service: Quality of customer service; tracking and tracing of shipments; electronic air waybill (e-AWB) capabilities Performance: Timeliness of delivery; space availability; availability of main-deck capacity Value: Competitiveness of rates; availability and quality of special services; route network In addition to highlighting winners, the […]
  • Staff Reports
  • March 27, 2019

ACE Awards 2016: Top Carriers

Carry that weight For large carriers, handling 1 million-plus annual tonnes, the names this year were all familiar, as the winners from 2015 all returned to the stage to collect the same accolades. The winner in the category was, again, Emirates SkyCargo, and Michael Laschet, the cargo manager for SkyCargo’s German operations, was on hand […]
  • Randy Woods
  • March 28, 2016

WCS 2016: 17 airlines, airports recognized at ACE Awards gala

BERLIN, March 15, 2016 — Air Cargo World presented 17 Air Cargo Excellence Awards at a gala dinner held Monday night. The awards are based on the Air Cargo Excellence Survey, which was established in 2005 by Air Cargo World. Awards are presented annually to the airlines and airports achieving the highest scores in the […]
  • JJ Hornblass
  • March 16, 2016

IATA, FIATA near agreement on agency modernization

As the end of 2015 draws closer, so too do the two major air cargo associations regarding a solution to an impasse over how to modernize the cargo agent-carrier relationship. The main sticking point between the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the Fédération Internationale des Associations de Transitaires et Assimilés (FIATA), representing forwarders, is […]
  • Randy Woods
  • December 24, 2015

Final week for submissions to ACW’s Airfreight Directory

Air Cargo World‘s annual Worldwide Airfreight Directory is now entering its final week to accept submissions. To ensure that your air cargo business is included in this comprehensive reference tool, be sure to add your listing before the cut-off date of Monday, Nov. 9. Whether you’re a first-time entrant or are returning to the Directory to […]
  • Randy Woods
  • November 2, 2015