June 2017


Trends

  • Fraport sets new climate protection targets

    Fraport AG has set new climate protection targets for 2030 modeled on the German government’s Climate Action Plan. The new climate protection targets are presented in the latest combined financial and sustainability report for business year 2016, titled: “2016 Compact – Gute Reise! We Make It Happen”, which was issued by the Fraport Group.... Read More
  • Lufthansa Cargo launches liveSensor

    Lufthansa Cargo has launched liveSensor, an optional tracking service that allows cargo airline customers to keep an eye on their shipments over the course of the entire transport route in real time.... Read More
  • Heathrow Cargo launches new tool to reduce freight emissions

    Heathrow Cargo launched a new load consolidation app that is part of the new Heathrow CargoCloud. The new app is the UK’s first of its kind, and a key part of the airport’s plan to reduce the impact of airport-related traffic on the community. With the app, cargo operators will be able to consolidate freight loads coming into and out of Heathrow, improving efficiency and reducing the number of trucks and emissions on the roads surrounding the airport.... Read More

Air Cargo Europe Supplement

  • Air Cargo Europe Supplement

    Record Participation from all over the world - ACE, the exhibition and conference for the global air cargo business, took place for the eighth time in 2017.... Read More

From the Editor

  • Living in uncertain times

    Let’s move away from aviation for a moment as we ponder upon living in uncertain times – economic turmoil, political unress, terrorism, racial intolerance, natural catastrophe and what have you. Its almost certain to read or view such unpleasant news daily these days.... Read More

Cover Story

  • Hactl: Maintaining a global presence

    Operating from a top cargo hub in a geocentric location, the Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) maintains its global stand as an exemplary ground handler. As e-commerce sees a burgeoning demand in the east, Hactl provides a one-stop solution to carriers by offering a seamless service and serving as a gateway to the mainland. By Cheryl Soh ... Read More

Bellyache

  • Bellyache

    Love him or hate him, one can’t ignore some of the memes that surfaced in relation to Donald Trump's hair – a topic that will be discussed for years to come... Read More