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  • 01 Feb 2007

    American Airlines Cargo

    Mark Najarian, vice president ofglobal cargo sales and marketing atAmerican Airlines Cargo, has replacedKevin Diamonti as vice president ofcargo operations. Diamonti led thecargo operations team since 2001, andhas been selected to run American’scorporate safety programme.Najarian will be succeeded by...... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    UPS International

    UPS has announced the appointmentof David Abney to the post of chiefoperating officer and the promotion ofAlan Gershenhorn to replace Abney aspresident of UPS International. Abney also assumes the role of presidentof UPS Airlines in replacing JohnBeystehner, who retired...... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    Etihad Airways

    Etihad Airways has appointed IainBurns as its new VP-corporate communications.He will report to the airline’sCEO, James Hogan, at Etihad’s AbuDhabi headquarters. Burns previouslyheld the same position for five years atBritish Airways in London. He joined BA in September 2001from...... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    Continental Airlines

    Continental Airlines has announcedthe appointment of Wyn Li as countrydirector of Hong Kong, Macau, andSouthern China. He will be responsible for all salesand marketing activities and the overallleadership of that region. Li was previously regional marketingmanager, Pacific (South) and...... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    MAHB

    Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd(MAHB) has appointed former Celcom(Malaysia) Bhd vice president ofcorporate communications, NorlizaKamaruddin, as the general managerof corporate communications. MAHB said Norliza brought withher 18 years of corporate communicationsexperience in different industriessuch as insurance, IT, hospitality, andtelecommunications. She...... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    Trans Global Logistics

    Trans Global Logistics (TGL), aHong Kong-based logistics company,has named Tom Donovan senior vicepresident of business development.The logistics industry veteran joinsthe company from Ozburn-HesseyLogistics, where he was director ofintegrated solutions. In his new role, Donovan will manageall Trans Global sales...... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    Birkart Globistics

    Birkart Globistics air + ocean hasannounced the retirement of its CEO,Michael U. Villinger.Villinger has been succeeded byHelmut Kaspers, who joined the managementteam in October 2006. Heassumed his position as Group CEOon January 1, 2007.... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    Tailspin

    So you want to start your own cargo airline and you don’t have the money to pay for pilots?This is your solution!!. Many aspiring entrepreneurs have visited our flying school and,dare we say, many will follow. Ignore that little...... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    SECURITY

    We received a spontaneousreport from an old friend in theUK, who relayed the following storyto show that nobody messes with UKsecurity staff. ‘Last summer at Manchester airportI witnessed an incident in which a turban-wearing gent, who claimed not tospeak...... Read More
  • 01 Feb 2007

    SURPRISE

    With the 13th Air FreightAsia Conference & Exhibition in HongKong around the corner, the organisers,including yours truly, have goneout of their way to find the right levelof entertainment for the hundreds ofdelegates who are expected to attendthis now annual...... Read More