Home / Logistics (page 2)

Logistics

Air Freight Makes Weak Start to 2019

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), decreased 1.8% in January 2019, compared to the same period in 2018. This was the worst performance in the last three years. Freight …

Read More »

DP World To Invest In New Infrastructure In Kazakhstan

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: The potential of DP World investing in new infrastructure in Kazakhstan’s ports and logistics sectors was the focus of discussions between global trade enabler DP World’s Chairman and CEO Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem and Kazakhstan’s Prime Minister H.E. Askar Mamin in Astana on 5 …

Read More »

AirBridgeCargo Airlines Adds Dhaka to its International Network

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: AirBridgeCargo Airlines is ramping up its footprint in Asia with the introduction of Dhaka to its international network. The company will offer customers twice-weekly frequencies to the capital of Bangladesh to accommodate the country’s emerging export flows, which have seen westbound volumes grow robustly in …

Read More »

IATA Releases 2018 Airline Safety Performance

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for the 2018 safety performance of the commercial airline industry showing continuing safety improvements over the long term, but an increase in accidents compared to 2017. The all accident rate (i) (measured in accidents per 1 million …

Read More »

WFS Strengthens Leadership Team With Two New Appointments

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has announced new leadership roles for two of its most senior executives in the Americas to strengthen its global network. Mike Duffy and Mike Simpson will become Executive Vice President Innovation and Executive Vice President Americas respectively, reporting to Craig Smyth, …

Read More »

Workshop on National Integrated Logistics Plan

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: A workshop was organized by the Logistics Department of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in New Delhi on 12 February 2019 to discuss with logistics stakeholders the challenges and opportunities of this sector in India. Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation Minister, Suresh …

Read More »

Delta, Virgin Atlantic Cargo Celebrate Five Years of Partnership

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Virgin Atlantic Cargo and Delta Cargo (NYSE: DAL) are promising customers more choice and reach, as well as the service benefits of greater automation as their trans-Atlantic joint venture partnership celebrates its fifth anniversary. The airlines’ commitment to build the leading trans-Atlantic partnership has already …

Read More »

VD Gulf Receives Approval for Boeing 777 Aircraft Type

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: VD Gulf, the Volga-Dnepr Technics subgroup company within Volga-Dnepr Group, has received approval for the Boeing 777 aircraft type. As one of the leading MRO providers in the Middle East with its location in Sharjah, UAE, the company will now be able to provide maintenance, …

Read More »