Ground Handling & Cargo Terminals

  • Hactl renews deal with SkyTeam Cargo

    Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) has renewed its standard ground handling agreement with the SkyTeam Cargo alliance. Under the renewed agreement, SkyTeam Cargo member carriers, including Air France Cargo, Alitalia Cargo, KLM Cargo, Korean Air Cargo and...... Read More
  • RFID sensors monitor pharma shipments

    DHL in partnership with Microlise and AeroScout, has developed a dynamic new system for the pharmaceutical industry that enables real-time monitoring of shipment temperatures throughout an extended supply chainusing RFID sensors. The three companies partnered with a leading healthcare...... Read More
  • Supplement: World Air Cargo Airports

    World Air Cargo Airports Supplement... Read More
  • ADF uses RFID for shipments to ME

    The Australian Defense Force (ADF) has launched the fi rst RFID-tagged shipments from Australia into the Middle East that can be automatically tracked by interoperable RFID networks built for coalition forces by Savi Technology, a Lockheed Martin company. The...... Read More
  • MIDDLE EAST: Kuwait Airways to order EUROPE jets by June

    Kuwait Airways said it hopes to conclude negotiations with planemakers Airbus and Boeing for an order by the end of May as it seeks to spend up to $6 billion to renew its ageing fl eet, Gulf News reported....... Read More
  • CHINA: China Eastern eyes new investor

    As the three global alliances are vying for a foothold in the Chinese market, China Eastern Airlines is leaving its options open, preferring to identify a new strategic investor before committing to one of the groupings,ATW On-line reported. The...... Read More
  • Cargo awaits its place in Abu Dhabi’s airport plans

    Abu Dhabi is investing $6.8bn to upgrade its airport and cement its position as a global hub. But, as Peter Conway discovers, the cargo elements of the plan still have not yet been fully defined.... Read More
  • AFRICA: EC lifts ban on cargo airline

    Ugandan-registered DAS Air Cargohas been cleared to resume Europeanoperations having been removed fromthe European Commission’s list ofbanned airlines. The ban, which was imposed lastOctober, has been lifted as a result ofDAS taking action to improve safety. The carrier, which...... Read More
  • MIDDLE EAST: Empost launches new department

    UAE’s national courier company,Empost has expanded its wide rangeof value-added services by openingthe Cargo and Logistics RemovalsDepartment that will specialise inmoving households, office relocations,transporting exhibition equipment andhandling of personal effects. "The setting up of the Cargo and LogisticsRemovals department...... Read More