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  • 01 Mar 2007

    DHL

    DHL has announced the appointment of Matt Daniels as the new general manager for the company’s business in Kuwait. Daniels started his career with DHL Express back in 1997 and during his time with DHL has held a variety...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    Chris Foyle enters TIACA’s Hall of Fame

    The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has honoured Chris Foyle, chairman and founder of Air Foyle, with entry into the TIACA Hall of Fame in recognition of his innovative and professional leadership in the air cargo industry. Foyle will...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007
  • 01 Mar 2007

    BRAND NAMES

    BRAND NAMES – We are pleasedto report that we recently received anew addition to the long list of brandnames that more or less look like PayloadAsia. The most obvious one, Playboy, isof course a no-brainer, but Paylord,Playlord, Praylord and...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    BAN

    BAN – We admit it’s a bit late, but asyou know we never let an opportunitygo pass if it concerns the tobacco Mafia.Depending on whose side you’re on,this one is quite hilarious. Organisers of the Tobacco AsiaExpo 2007, which...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    NIX LAX

    NIX LAX – Where will it land?? InNew York or Los Angeles?? A war of words broke out last monthbetween satisfied JKF airport officialsand extremely angry Los Angeles(LAX) airport executives, when thelatter accused Airbus that it had renegedon a...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    KIX RUN

    KIX RUN – We hear that the folks atKansai airport in Osaka Prefecture willhost some running events on its brandnewrunway in May before the runwaybecomes operational in August. The company is inviting the publicto participate in the "2007 Shin...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    BLIND DATE

    BLIND DATE – The following storywas submitted by a cargo gentlemanfrom an airline in the Middle East, whoshall remain anonymous, simply becausehe doesn’t play golf. Stevie Wonder and Tiger Woods arein a restaurant having dinner. Woods turns to Wonder...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    FAGSA frustrated by airline silence

    Anti-trust laws are supposed toprevent customers from being manipulatedby collaboration betweensuppliers, but in the airline industry itschief effect seems to be creating a wallof silence on important topics. Such at least seems to be the experienceof FAGSA, the Federation...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    Indian LCCs eye express cargo

    Indian budget airlines plan tocarry express cargo as they look atalternative revenue streams to boosttheir financials amid falling passengerfares, Reuters reported. Low-cost airlines such as Air Deccan,SpiceJet and GoAir expect package anddocument shipments to make up at least10 percent...... Read More