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Bulker Magic Orient Arrested in Singapore

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March 3, 2016 The 1994-built bulk carrier Magic Orient has been arrested in Singapore, most likely due to unresolved payments, according to Supreme Court of Singapore’s records. Read More  

Fincantieri, HRDD to Jointly Repair Cruise Ships in China

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March 3, 2016 Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri and Shanghai-based shipyard Huarun Dadong Dockyard (HRDD) have signed a cooperation agreement in the field of ship repair and conversions aimed at serving the cruise ships based in China. Read More  

Worldwide Flight Services acquires CAS

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March 2, 2016 The ground handling world just got a bit more condensed. Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has successfully acquired Consolidated Aviation Services (CAS), the largest cargo handler in North America. WFS is no small player by any means, as it is said to be the largest ground handler in the world. Read More

Too tough to handle?

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March 2, 2016 A pallet of unprotected cargo on an airport tarmac with an outside temperature of 21°C can quickly reach tempera­tures above 55° C. At that point, an egg can fry in about 20 minutes. Now just image if that pallet contained tempera­ture-sensitive pharmaceutical goods, or some other high-value perishable. Costs incurred by the […]

Mozambique Plane Debris Believed To Be From 777

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March 2, 2016 Debris believed to be part of a Boeing 777 has been found off Mozambique and will be taken to Australia to be examined by investigators involved in the search for missing flight MH370, Malaysia’s transport minister said. Read More

US Airlines Vie For Limited Routes To Cuba

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March 2, 2016 Major US airlines are seeking regulatory approval to start flying specific routes to Cuba, ramping up competition over a limited number of opportunities. Read More

Egypt Addresses Airline Concerns On Revenue Repatriation

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March 2, 2016 Egypt says it has addressed the concerns of airlines who have complained in recent weeks about their inability to repatriate earnings. Read More  

Norden Slashes Full-Year Loss

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March 2, 2016 Danish shipping company Dampskibsselskabet NORDEN A/S (Norden) recorded a full-year loss of USD 285 million, cutting the USD 416 million loss reported in 2014 for almost a half. Read More

Spotted: Port of Rostock Bunkers Its First Vessel with LNG

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March 2, 2016 Gazprom Germania GmbH, a daughter company of Gazprom Export, bunkered the cement carrier MV Greenland with liquefied natural gas (LNG) for the first time in the port of Rostock, Germany. Read More

Frontline: Iran to Overcome Insurance Hurdles in a Few Months

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March 2, 2016 John Fredriksen-controlled oil tanker shipping company Frontline Ltd. said that there are still some remaining issues related to insurance and payments for cargoes sent from Iran, which could be resolved in two or three months. Read More