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Nippon Express (Belgium) acquires GDP certification

Nippon Express (Belgium) N.V./S.A. has obtained Good Distribution Practice (GDP) certification effective December 21, 2021 for air and ground forwarding operations, inclusive of inventory control, at a facility in the cargo area of Brussels Airport, evidencing its compliance with GDP standards for the proper distribution of pharmaceuticals.Belgium has become a hub for pharmaceutical manufacturing and development, hosting numerous global pharmaceutical companies as well as contract manufacturing organizations, vaccine manufacturers and ... [+]

Now Drones Can Inspect Aircraft

Korean Air, with its extensive experience in manned and unmanned aerial vehicles, has developed a technology that can inspect aircraft using drone swarms.Korean Air’s aircraft inspection technology is the first in the world to deploy multiple drones simultaneously, shortening maintenance time and dramatically increasing operational ... [+]

Delta Cargo adjusts domestic capacity temporarily

Delta Cargo is temporarily adjusting capacity to ensure service performance expectations. Capacity paring is effective Jan. 17 – Feb. 15 during certain times of the day on narrowbody flights in key domestic hub operations. International flights and domestic widebody flights will not be impacted. [+]

Growing alliance for the environment

Another major global player joins DB Schenker and Lufthansa Cargo on their way towards greener supply chains: Global hardware technology provider Lenovo decided to let fly 20 tons of chargeable weight per week from Shanghai (PVG) to Frankfurt (FRA). The carbon-neutral freighter flight is the ... [+]

WFS grows partnership with Polar Air Cargo

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) announced on January 13 that Polar Air Cargo, a global leader in time-definite, airport-to-airport scheduled air cargo service, has expanded its cargo handling partnership with WFS in North America through a new long-term contract at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).As of ... [+]

Air Canada Cargo Announces Key Appointments to Senior Leadership

o Janet Wallace becomes Senior Director, Cargo Transformationo Peter Laub named Senior Director, Cargo – USA & Latin Americao Milt Fenske promoted to Director, Cargo Sales – USAo Barb Johnston named Director, Cargo Operations Canada [+]

December air cargo dampened

December demand in the general air cargo market put a final dampener on 2021 peak season volumes as continuing supply chain issues, congestion on the ground, and concerns over the new Omicron virus suppressed any end-of-year uptick, according to industry analysts, CLIVE Data Services.CLIVE’s latest ... [+]

63 Horses Carried Safely through the Clouds by Turkish Cargo

Providing the conditions in the sky that are as similar to the conditions in their natural living environments by exercising maximum care for the live animal shipments, Turkish Cargo once again performed another successfully equine transport operation with the unique service it offers. The air ... [+]

Qatar Airways Cargo is awarded IATA CEIV Live Animals certification

Qatar Airways Cargo has long been committed to ensuring that all animals entrusted to the airline for transportation, receive the best care both on the ground and in the air. Now, following six months of intense process and product audits, Qatar Airways Cargo is proud ... [+]

Emirates SkyCargo Transports 600 million doses of COVID-19 Vaccines

Emirates SkyCargo has announced that it has crossed a major milestone in the global distribution of COVID-19 vaccines with 600 million doses flown on its flights. Since October 2020, the carrier has transported more than 2800 tonnes of COVID-19 vaccines from 35 origins to over ... [+]