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Turkish Airlines takes delivery of fourth A330-300 from Intrepid Aviation | Aviation

Aircraft lessor Intrepid Aviation has delivered an A330-300 on long-term lease to Turkish Airlines following completion of an interior cabin reconfiguration and other works performed by SR Technics in Zurich.

Alaska Airlines names Wayne Newton as new vice president of airport operations | Aviation

Alaska Airlines' board of directors has elected Wayne Newton as vice president of airport operations and customer service. In his new role, Newton will oversee airport operations in 84 cities and a team of more than 2,700 employees and contractors.

Cebu Pacific Air inks maintenance pact with AIR FRANCE KLM MRO arm | Aviation

Philippines’ carrier Cebu Pacific Air has selected Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) to provide component support for its Airbus A320 fleet. The long term contract covers a fleet of over 40 Airbus A320s, and encompasses full component support and solutions, including repairs and local pool access to maximise aircraft availability, for both its A320ceos and its future A320neos.

Cargolux 747-8 freighter becomes first to reach 1 million hours on the GEnx engine | Air Cargo

Luxembourg based all cargo airline Cargolux’s 747-8 freighter flies one million hours on GEnx engine and remains GE’s GEnx fleet leader in total operating hours. The engine type was in service for five and a half years.

Jettainer releases new smart phone app | Air Cargo

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Jettainer releases new smart phone app | Air Cargo

ULD management provider Jettainer is now offering its JettApp for smart phones. For Android devices, the application can now be downloaded from the Google Play Store. An iOS version is also already being planned. The mobile IT solution supports employees at the international stations and repair shops in managing the pallets and containers of airline customers in an even more efficient and transparent manner.

Panalpina to appoint Cargolux’s former CEO Dirk Reich to its Board of Directors | Supply Chain

Panalpina’s board of directors proposes to elect Dirk Reich as a new member of the board at the upcoming Annual General Meeting (AGM), to be held on May 3, 2017. He would succeed Roger Schmid, who will not stand for re-election.

Singapore Changi Airport sees 7.9 percent increase in cargo volume in February | Air Cargo

Singapore Changi Airport has handled 146, 870 tonnes of cargo shipments in the month of February 2017. This represents an increase of 7.9 percent compared to the same period last year.

Lufthansa Cargo and GRADLYN take utmost care of ‘special passengers’

The Animal Travel Agency and Lufthansa Cargo transported two nine-month-old males from the Opel Zoo to Jerusalem for reproduction, whereas their offspring will be returned to the wild in the future to ensure the iconic species is safeguarded and preserved for future generations to see.

Cargo volume soars for Pittsburgh Airport | Air Cargo

Pittsburgh International Airport has seen 5.9 percent increase in cargo volume year-to-date, and mail was up 2.3 percent. These statistics point to an increasingly healthy and improving regional economy.

Cargo volume declines for Dubai International in February | Air Cargo

Dubai International (DXB) has handled 192,704 tonnes of freight in February 2017, down 1.9 percent from 196,460 tonnes recorded in February 2016, according to the monthly traffic report issued by Dubai Airports.

Cathay Pacific Airways, Lufthansa Group enter into new codeshare agreement | Aviation

Aviation - HongKong’s Cathay Pacific Airways and the Lufthansa Group, Europe’s leading airline group, will offer their passengers selected flights under their partner’s flight number in future (code-sharing).

Nippon Cargo Airlines changes its air cargo freighter fleet plan | Air Cargo

Japan’s Nippon Cargo Airlines, a consolidated subsidiary of Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha, has decided to make the change to its air cargo freighter fleet plan. NCA has taken the sequential delivery of Boeing 747-8F freighter aircraft. However, given the need to flexibly respond to fluctuation in the global air cargo market, NCA has reviewed its fleet size and scale.

Air France KLM Martinair Cargo adds five new destinations to its summer schedule | Air Cargo

Air France KLM Martinair Cargo has started operating its new summer schedule on March 26. The airline has extended its wide-body belly network, as they did last winter.

UK receives fresh flowers for Mother’s Day onboard CargoLogicAir | Air Cargo

CargoLogicAir (CLA) has helped to satisfy the demand for fresh flowers for Mother’s Day in the UK by flying over 100 tonnes of roses, carnations and other favourites into London Stansted Airport from Bogota, Colombia.

CEVA opens multi-user distribution facility at iPort | Supply Chain

CEVA Logistics has officially opened a state of the art shared-user warehouse at the new iPort intermodal logistics park on the outskirts of Doncaster in the UK. The 215,800 square foot facility boasts a number of special features including VNA (Very Narrow Aisle) and gravity fed racking which enable a high density of stock to be stored via a ‘first in, first out’ system.

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