TNT ups capacity on Singapore-Balikpapan route
TNT has announced the expansion of its services in East Kalimantan with the operation of Boeing 737-300 leased cargo freighter to fly the Singapore Ã¢â‚¬“ Balikpapan route. TNT said the freighter service, with a capacity of 16 tonnes will have a significant impact on its service capability in Balikpapan with a competitive price to customers […]
August 1, 2009
The service is being operated by TNTÃ¢â‚¬™s partner, Cardig Air, IndonesiaÃ¢â‚¬™s only scheduled cargo carrier and means that customers in East Kalimantan can have their freight shipments delivered to and from other parts of the world without having to make a transit stop in IndonesiaÃ¢â‚¬™s capital Jakarta.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“A spare part shipment picked up today in Amsterdam can be delivered in Balikpapan in three days,Ã¢â‚¬Â director of TNT Indonesia, Ivan Siew said. Ã¢â‚¬Å“We know that time is critical in the oil, gas and mining industry. Mining exploration activities will stop if a spare part is not delivered on time, and time is money.Ã¢â‚¬Â