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Menzies Aviation extends contracts with Air China

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July 16, 2019 Menzies Aviation has extended its partnership with Air China, with a new ground handling contract at Nice Airport and a renewal in San Francisco. The three year contract at Nice Airport starts on 3 August 2019 and will see Menzies Aviation providing ground handling services on Air China’s three flights a week […]

Menzies Aviation renews contracts with Thai Cargo

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July 1, 2019 Menzies Aviation has renewed its cargo handling contracts with Thai Cargo in Oceania at five airports across Australia and New Zealand. The five-year contract will see Menzies provide cargo handling services at Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth airports in Australia, and in Auckland, New Zealand. The Menzies teams will handle 40,000 tonnes […]

Celebi to invest €45 million in taxibots across its Indian stations

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June 20, 2019 Celebi Aviation is to invest up to €45 million to bring taxibots at its key Indian stations over the next five to six years to help reduce carbon emissions emitted in taxi-ing by airlines and airports. The Turkish ground handling company is to roll-out taxibots across airports where it operates, including at […]

WestJet renews ULD partnership with Jettainer

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June 12, 2019 WestJet has renewed its ULD management partnership with Jettainer for another five-years, extending the contract two years before expiring. The Canadian airline has grown significantly since the partnership started in 2015, including taking delivery of the first of 10 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners in January. The number of containers and pallets to be […]

Peli BioThermal opens Mexico City service centre

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June 12, 2019 Peli BioThermal has extended its network in the Americas with a station and service centre in Mexico City, Mexico. The network station in Mexico City will service, refurbish, repair and condition reusable Credo on Demand shippers. Mexican pharmaceutical exports have seen average growth of 2.6% per year and include prophylactic, therapeutic, antibiotic […]

Swissport awarded five-year handling contract by easyJet at Zurich Airport

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June 5, 2019 Swissport has won a five-year contract for easyJet business at Zurich Airport and will start ground handling on 1 September 2019. The contract complements Swissport’s existing business with the airline in Geneva and at Basel‘s EuroAirport. Swissport will service some 120 daily easyJet flights at the three Swiss airports combined. On a […]

Rhenus opens up at Leipzig/Halle Airport

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June 4, 2019 Rhenus has opened its own air and sea freight site at Leipzig/Halle Airport, expanding its network in Eastern and Central Germany. The branch, which opened on 1 June has a direct link to the Rhenus Group’s international network through the groupage and airfreight gateways in Hilden and Frankfurt/Main. In Leipzig, Rhenus Air […]

MOSOLF aiming to ship cars by rail between Europe and China

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May 28, 2019 The MOSOLF Group wants to use rail for finished vehicles between Europe and China, shipping them in containers Containerised shipments of automobiles between Europe and China by rail is not new, but MOSOLF’s status as a heavyweight automotive logistics specialist could lead to more cars being shipped this way. The aim is […]

Menzies Aviation secures UK cleaning contracts with British Airways and easyJet

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May 23, 2019 Menzies Aviation has signed three contract agreements to deliver aircraft cleaning services to British Airways and easyJet. The wins follow the acquisition of Airline Services Limited (ASL) in January 2019 which deepened Menzies’ product offering across the UK, and the cabin cleaning business brought with ASL has expanded with the award of […]

Small fall for airfreight at Kuehne + Nagel

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April 25, 2019 Kuehne + Nagel profits were down 1.6% in the first quarter of 2019, with the airfreight sector getting off to a slow start. Group net turnover was up 7.7% to 5.2 billion Swiss francs (CHF) but profits were down 1.6% to CHF 181 million. Following significant airfreight tonnage growth, volumes were down […]