Air cargo industry stakeholders are no strangers to the difficulties involved in recruiting skilled labor to fill warehousing and ground handling vacancies at growing airports. But does responsibility...
Today, Indian authorities announced that Indian airport operator GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd. (GHIAL) – a joint venture company established between the GMR Group, Airports Authority of India (AAI), Government of Telangana and Malaysia Airports Holding Berhad – is in the process of doubling its cargo handling capacity at Hyderabad International Airport (HYD) over the […]
At airports in the United States, American airport executives are supporting growing e-commerce, biopharmaceutical and perishable cargo trends with the expansion and renovation of airport infrastructure, with an eye towards China despite continued volatility in discussions between U.S. and Chinese government authorities. We at Air Cargo Airports spoke with leading air cargo executives at Anchorage […]
Update: Trump announced a 3 week deal to reopen U.S. government. Stay tuned for updates to find out whether the reprieve for cargo holds. This morning, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) ushered in the 35th day of the partial government shutdown by temporarily restricting flights this morning into and out of New York’s LaGuardia Airport […]
At airports in Europe and the Middle East (EMEA), executives are focused not only on airport trends for 2019 including e-commerce and biopharmaceutical trade, but also on strengthening operations through collaboration – whether within their own airport communities, or with partners in other regions. We at Air Cargo Airports spoke with leading air cargo executives […]
This week, Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) gained its CEIV certification from IATA for pharmaceuticals-handling at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS), where the ground handler provides temperature-controlled storage for pharma clients that require environments that must stay with the ranges of 2-8°C and 15-25°C. AMS serves as a critical link in the trans-European pharma cold-chain for many […]
Vienna International Airport (VIE) has moved forward as the next European airport to form a partnership with Belgium-based IT firm Nallian, and is adopting Nallian’s cloud platform to allow stakeholders at the airport to operate in an integrated way through data-sharing. VIE will initially utilize the system’s vehicle database and statistics applications to improve security […]