Hamburg Airport launches FAIR@Link air cargo platform

Today, Hamburg Airport (HAM) fully implemented Hamburg-based software company DAKOSY’s FAIR@Link digital platform across handling operations at its Hamburg Airport Cargo Center. The move advances digitalization efforts at the airport, while also reducing inefficiencies and streamlining air cargo operations.  FAIR@Link provides a digital platform where forwarders at HAM can book time slots for deliveries through an app. By booking slots […]

DHL gains CEIV certification in Hamburg, Frankfurt

DHL Global Forwarding’s airfreight stations in Frankfurt and Hamburg received IATA’s CEIV pharma certification for life sciences and healthcare. The company also said that it was expediting the certification of its other facilities, as it pushes to lock in market share in the high-margin pharma transport business. DHL began seeking CEIV certification for its stations […]

Senator Atlantic Airbridge begins weekly U.S.-Germany flights

Hamburg-based freight forwarder Senator International started weekly flights between Greenville-Spartanburg Airport in South Carolina (GSP) and Munich, beginning Nov. 5, however, the new route operates with half the frequency that the forwarder initially announced this July. It is the first-ever service between Munich and GSP, and will be operated with an Air Atlanta Icelandic Boeing […]

A whale of an aircraft passes milestone

The new Airbus Beluga program, called Beluga XL, which is the development of a transport aircraft with 30 percent more capacity than the previous version of the Beluga which was based on the A300-600, has passed a crucial milestone. The concept phase, also called “design freeze” at aircraft level has successfully passed muster, and now […]

Logwin opens Krakow office

Poland has seen its economy grow uninterrupted, even through the Greek bailout EU crisis, with annual GDP growth of between 3.5 and 4 percent forecast over the medium term. Partly as a result, Logwin, a global logistics provider, is expanding with a  new sales office in Krakow, adding to the sea freight ports of Gdansk […]

DHL to transport Airbus aircraft components to Alabama

DHL Global Forwarding signed a contract with Airbus to provide transportation of A319, A320 and A321 aircraft components and general cargo from the Airbus production site in Hamburg to Airbus’ final assembly line in Mobile, Ala. DHL will provide a multimodal transport service with air, ocean and road freight services beginning in 2015. “At DHL […]
  • June 24, 2014