• SINGAPORE: Changi Airport, Tata ink joint venture

    Singapore’s Changi Airports andIndia’s conglomerate Tata Group haveset up a joint venture to bid for contractsto run the fast-growing airportsin Kolkata and Chennai. Changi Airports International, astate-owned airport developer, said ina statement that Tata would hold 51percent of the...... Read More
  • WFS looks for opportunities in Asia

    Following the opening of its jointventure, Bangkok Freight Services(BFS) at the new international airportin Bangkok in October 2006, WFS islooking for opportunities in new marketssuch as China and other large aircargo hubs in Asia. According to WFS president OlivierBijaoui,...... Read More
  • Black & Decker inks deal with K+N Thailand

    Kuehne + Nagel in Thailand has been awarded a three-year contract by Black & Decker (Thailand) Ltd. Under the new agreement, K+N is responsible for the receipt of inbound shipments, warehousing and national distribution. In addition, a wide range...... Read More
  • Thai Airways

    Thai Airways said it will buy eight A330-200s to cover a shortfall in capacity resulting from the A380 delays. The airline will receive its A380s in 2011 instead of 2009.... Read More
  • SINGAPORE: Jett8 Airlines Cargo to launch service in Q2

    Jett8 Airlines Cargo, Singapore’sfirst all cargo airline, is to launchoperations in the second quarter of2007 with a fleet of five Boeing 747-200 freighters. Aside from services to Hong Kong,Indonesia, Dubai and United Kingdomduring the first year of operation, theairline...... Read More
  • Swiss hopes for more Jade destinations

    Will Leipzig be the next Europeandestination for Jade Cargo International,as it takes delivery of its thirdfreighter? If so, it will be good news for SwissWorldCargo, the cargo arm of SwissInternational Air Lines, which acts as itsGSA in Germany, Switzerland,...... Read More
  • TGL reorganises North Asia structure

    Trans Global Logistics (TGL), a Hong Kong-based logistics company, has reorganised its operations in North Asia. The move will complement the company’s country-by-country management, operations and sales organisation with a new structure, which focuses on building business and delivering...... Read More
  • Yusen Air & Sea Service

    Yusen Air & Sea Service said it has opened a new branch in Brisbane. It is Yusen’s third base in Australia after Sydney and Melbourne.... Read More
  • GB Airways appoints GSSA

    GB Airways has appointed Air LogisticsGroup as its exclusive network-widecargo General Sales and Service Agent(GSSA). The decision follows a review bythe airline of its cargo contract and acomprehensive three-way closed tenderprocess. The contract will take effectfrom April 1. Air...... Read More
  • Australian govt to fund new logistics strategy

    The Australian government has announced it will provide the Australian Logistics Council (ALC) with $1.6 million over the next four years ($400,000 per year) to develop and lead a new strategy for the Australian transport and logistics industry. The...... Read More