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Marken has received approval from Brazil’s ANVISA to ship biological samples from Sao Paulo’s Viracopos airport to the USA using UPS airline. The pilot programme approved by the Brazilian authorities will allow biologic samples to depart from Sao Paulo, allowing Marken to take advantage of existing UPS flights to any US city. The new hybrid […]

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Volga-Dnepr Group has appointed Konstantin Vekshin as executive president charter cargo operations, effective from 15 August. In his London-based role, Vekshin will manage Volga-Dnepr’s international operating bases and regional sales offices including the UK, Russia, Germany, USA, UAE, China and Ireland, and building up a multinational management team for the company’s charter operations. He joined […]

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Cargoclear International has taken advantage of Cathay Pacific’s weekly freighter flight from Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport to move a Dodge Challenger for a customer in Hong Kong. The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat was imported by Brisbane company SCD American Vehicles, which remanufactures cars to right-hand drive for domestic and international sale. The Hong Kong-based customer […]

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Cargolux Airlines International has flown race horses from Luxembourg to Indonesia for the Asian Games, which is being held in Jakarta from 18 August to 2 September. The part-charter operation in conjunction with JIT-EX required careful preparation and planning to avoid causing the animals distress during the journey. Cargolux used its HMC horse stalls and […]

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AirBridgeCargo (ABC) Airlines has transported its 500th aircraft engine in 2018, with numbers growing 50 per cent year-on-year helped by the strength of its abcXL product. The abcXL product is underpinned by the shipment management and monitoring solution offered by ABC’s Control Tower, with transportation of special cargo being monitored and coordinated by its Control […]

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Rhenus Group has set up its own entity in New Zealand, with the first business site starting operations in Auckland today (20 August). The new company, Rhenus Logistics NZ will provide international and domestic logistics services as well as customs consultancy offering both 4PL and 5PL. Auckland, located on the North Island is home to […]

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Cargo and mail volumes for Cathay Pacific Group have continued to grow in July, mainly driven by increased transhipment volumes. In July, Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon carried 184,935 tonnes of cargo and mail, an increase of 2.9 per cent compared to the previous year. Capacity measured in available freight tonne kilometres (AFTK) was down […]

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Air India is working with Indian news outlet Times Network to “help rebuild the lives of people in Kerala” affected by the worst flooding in a century. The airline is waiving freight charges for transporting medicines and relief material such as water sanitation material to the region. The BBC is reporting that more than 350 […]

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