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Digital Innovation Crucial for Vaccine Transportation

In this guest commentary, Ashok Rajan, Senior Vice President & Head of Cargo and Logistics at IBS Software, addresses the topic of “Why technological innovation will be essential in
air cargo’s upcoming COVID-19 vaccine transportation odyssey.”

The news that several


BER: Germany’s most expensive tourist attraction

It is pretty much an open and shut case… At the press conference on 27NOV20, less than a month after the massively delayed inauguration of the “new” Berlin Brandenburg Willy Brandt (BER)
airport on 31OCT20, the message is one accompanied


IATA’s 76th AGM messages

Through crisis, connectivity, change, cargo growth, to sustainability. The 76th AGM last week covered a multitude of topics regarding the ongoing challenges, effects and solutions, and
forecasts for recovery and the future.

JetBlue CEO Robin Hayes becomes new Chair of the IATA Board of Governors
JetBlue CEO Robin Hayes becomes new Chair of

Exclusive – Hellmann has the smarts for air (freight)

Logistics company Hellmann announced the launch of a new cargo tracking tool called SmartAir! The web-based platform enables the real-time tracking of air freight shipments. It was
developed in coproduction with specialist BlueBox Systems, a Bonn, Germany-based start-up, and is


Lufthansa Cargo is committed to 5 UN SDGs

In total, the UN established 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) in 2015 to achieve a better world by 2030 aimed at eradicating poverty, protecting the planet, and ensuring peace and
prosperity for all people. Lufthansa Cargo today (24NOV20) announced its


Director General Change at IATA

Today, 24NOV20, at the 76th IATA Annual General Meeting (AGM), the IATA Board of Governors will be recommending that Willie Walsh be appointed as Alexandre de Juniac’s successor. Though
IATA had recommended the extension of Alexandre de Juniac’s tenure as


Sebastiaan Scholte chairs Kales

The former Jan de Rijk Logistics helmsman, Sebastiaan Scholte has been appointed CEO of the Kales Group, based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. His first day in office is today (23NOV20),
Kales stakeholder, World Freight Company (WFC) announced in a press