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IATA Cargo-XML Messaging Adoption Grows

The e-Air Waybill (e-AWB) project is set to achieve 15% global penetration by the end of 2012. The Cargo eXtensible Markup Language (Cargo-XML) standards are a crucial component to the successful implementation of e-AWB.

To assess the readiness of the …



IATA must revamp C2K to compete with integrators, says forwarder

One of the leading independent European air freight forwarders has called for IATA to revamp its Cargo 2000 (C2K) programme, insisting that its achievements have been significant for airline customers, as well as airlines themselves

Uwe Glaser, president of Austria-headquartered …


Official opening of “Schiphol Animal Centre”

On Tuesday, 5 March, the official opening of “Schiphol Animal Centre” took place.

Around 145 guests witnessed the revelation of the name of the facility, which is located on the premises of handling company Aviapartner at Schiphol Airport.

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