Nippon Cargo Airlines signs on as first Asian carrier to 

Japanese carrier Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA) has joined digital airfreight booking platform According to, NCA is the first Asian carrier to join the platform.  Freight forwarders will soon be able to book NCA’s maindeck capacities on the platform 24/7 with instant confirmation. The current platform includes the newly developed “one.connect” technology layer, which will allow NCA to […]

Etihad Cargo opens 24/7 Control Center

Abu Dhabi-based carrier Etihad Cargo has inaugurated its Cargo Control Center, a new facility which enables the company to actively monitor all shipments in real time across both flights and road feeder services on a 24/7 basis. This represents the next step in Etihad’s digitalization program. According to Etihad, the new center’s technology platform is […]

Korean Air replaces legacy systems with global iCargo platform rollout

Korean Air has become the latest cargo carrier to adopt the iCargo platform, offered by IBS Software, as it plans to discontinue its legacy system that has been in use for more than 30 years. Last week, the iCargo platform was integrated into 130 of Korean Air’s station worldwide, giving it control of the carrier’s […]

WCS 2018: Dnata goes all-in on iCargo terminal operation software

DALLAS — Dnata has inked a deal with IT solutions provider IBS Software to implement its iCargo terminal operation suite across the Dubai-based ground handler’s stations around the world, dnata announced at the IATA World Cargo Symposium here. Dnata says that it is the first ground handler to launch a global roll-out of iCargo and […]

American Airlines Cargo announces multi-year iCargo implementation

American Airlines Cargo announced its biggest investment to date, a multi-year rollout of iCargo, a next-generation cargo management system that the carrier says will, “transform the company’s technology across the entire American Airlines Cargo footprint.” iCargo’s software appears to be compatible with all the latest airfreight technology developments, gaining customers, such as Lufthansa Cargo, Turkish […]

IBS Software wins contract to manage Etihad online cargo ops

Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways awarded a multi-year contract to IBS Software for the management of its cargo sales and operations through IBS Software’s iCargo product. Under the contract, iCargo will automate Etihad Cargo’s network-wide booking, pricing and capacity management operations and perform real-time revenue management, and shipment status and quality management monitoring. “We are also […]