LUFTHANSA Awards WFS’ First Cargo-Only Handling Contract In Brazil

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Lufthansa Cargo has awarded a three-year contract to Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) at São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport to handle cargo carried onboard its passenger, freighter and ‘preighter’ services. The agreement, which commenced this month, is WFS’ first contract including cargo-only operations in Brazil. Lufthansa Cargo …

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Editorial: Great Vaccine Divide

Port Wings, 20 Oct: The global recovery continues amid increasing uncertainty, more complex policy trade-offs, but momentum has weakened, hobbled by the pandemic. Fueled by the highly transmissible Delta variant, the recorded global COVID-19 death toll has risen close to 5 million and health risks abound, holding back a full …

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Editorial: Weak Link in the Chain

Chennai, 13 Oct 2021: The COVID-19 pandemic will continue to undermine global and regional supply chains – and the world’s economy – unless vaccine access is boosted in developing countries given that production systems are interconnected. This was the message from various speakers at UNCTAD’s 15th quadrennial conference (UNCTAD15) on …

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