CargoLogicAir commences London-Dubai-Hong Kong service

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October 23, 2017: CargoLogicAir (CLA), the only British all-cargo airline, has launched its second new scheduled cargo service with a new weekly route connecting London and Frankfurt with Dubai and Hong Kong. Departing from London every Saturday, CLA’s new Boeing 747-8 Freighter… Continue Reading

Etihad Cargo declares management restructuring

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October 23, 2017: Etihad Cargo has announced two senior management changes. Senior Vice President David Kerr will be leaving the company at the end of the year to pursue another opportunity within the industry. Acknowledging Kerr’s vital contribution to the company, Peter… Continue Reading

ACI World appoints new Chair and Vice Chair

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October 23, 2017: Airports Council International‘s (ACI) chair Declan Collier, chief executive officer (CEO), London City Airports, turned over the chair position of the ACI World Governing Board to Bongani Maseko, CEO and executive director, Airports Company South Africa Limited. Martin… Continue Reading

Jaipur and Srinagar Airports ranked best airports in 2-5 million passenger category in ACI-ASQ Survey

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October 23, 2017: The Jaipur and Srinagar Airport got first and second rank respectively in the category of 2-5 million passengers in ACI-ASQ Survey. Airports Authority of India chairman Guruprasad Mohapatra along with his team received the ACI-ASQ Award at… Continue Reading

Etihad Airways picks IBS Software’s cargo management solution

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October 16, 2017: Etihad Airways has entered into a multi-million dollar, multi-year contract with IT solutions provider IBS Software for its cargo management solution, iCargo, to manage the airline’s air cargo sales and operations worldwide. This system will automate its network-wide booking,… Continue Reading

Leslie Thng joins Vistara as CEO

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October 16, 2017: Vistara, a joint venture of Tata group and Singapore Airlines and India’s finest full-service carrier has appointed Leslie Thng as Chief Executive Officer effective October 16, 2017. Thng succeeds Phee Teik Yeoh, who returns to Singapore Airlines to take up a senior… Continue Reading

Ulrich Ogiermann leaves Qatar Cargo, moves back to Europe

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October 15, 2017: Qatar Airways’ Chief Cargo Officer Ulrich (Uli) Ogiermann said that he will step down in December this year from his current position at the Doha headquartered global carrier after steering the cargo division of the airline into the… Continue Reading

Air freight innovator Desmond Vertannes joins TIACA’s hall of fame

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October 13, 2017:  Desmond (Des) Vertannes, a seasoned leader known for initiating change and innovation in the air cargo industry, has been inducted to TIACA’s Hall of Fame. Des has fostered and led industry collaboration in e-freight, cargo security, and handling, initiated… Continue Reading

Boeing delivers Air India its 125th airplane

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October 12, 2017: Boeing and Air India recently celebrated the delivery of the airline’s 125thairplane from Boeing. The airplane is the 27th 787-8 Dreamliner for the national carrier. “Boeing airplanes are, and always have been, the foundation of Air India’s fleet, providing us with the… Continue Reading