New Munich Airport Information Security Hub tackles worsening cybercrime wave

Experts have warned that increasing digitization of supply chains could be the logistics sector’s Achilles heel. Even worse, most companies are not aware of their own security vulnerabilities, and most of us are ignorant of the frequency with which these attacks have occurred . It turns out, the number of cyberattacks is surging – and […]
  • Lewis King
  • February 1, 2018

Lufthansa Technik launching digital warehouse program

In a move to get on board with the internet of things (IoT), Lufthansa Technik AG subsidiary Lufthansa Technik Logistik Services (LTLS) is launching a program to digitalize its warehousing operations with a digital warehouse pilot destined for Munich Airport (MUC). One strategy the company has adopted in its digitalization approach is the decision to […]
  • Caryn Livingston
  • January 18, 2018

Back in black? European air cargo business boom continues

With the March numbers starting to trickle in from European carriers and airports, early indicators suggest that the air cargo business is on track for yet another great month across the continent. On the airport side, Heathrow saw what it’s CEO, John Holland-Kaye, described as “surging trade.” Meanwhile, Air France-KLM, which has struggled with declining […]
  • Lewis King
  • April 11, 2017

LUG takes over Etihad’s Frankfurt, Munich cargo handling

Ground handler LUG aircargo will take over freight handling operations for Etihad at Munich this month, and will assume the carrier’s Frankfurt Airport operations in March. Etihad entered into a code-share agreement with Lufthansa between the same airports late last year, creating the potential for Lufthansa freight to move between Germany and Etihad’s Abu Dhabi […]
  • Lewis King
  • February 10, 2017