Air Freight: Panalpina is Cargo 2000 «Phase 1» certified

Panalpina has announced that the Group is now Cargo 2000 certified for Phase 1. Cargo 2000 is an industry initiative in three phases aiming at implementing a quality management system for the worldwide air cargo industry across multiple stake-holders. Phase 1 manages airport-to-airport, Phase 2 door-to-door shipments. Phase 2 certification is expected to follow in 2013, in line with the […]

Deutsche Post DHL welcomes 3,000th employee to its European air freight hub in Leipzig/Halle

Group keeps its promise of bringing new jobs to the region Bonn/Leipzig, 07/25/2011, 11:00 AM CEST Download The range of professionals required to keep the DHL hub up and running is large. From loaders and sorters to maintenance engineers and aircraft mechanics, and even pilots. Deutsche Post DHL is expanding the DHL international logistics air hub in Leipzig/Halle, resulting in […]

UPS to Retrofit Air Fleet with Full Facemasks for Pilots

Company and Pilots Work Together on Solution; Flight Safety Enhancement Research Continues UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced it would retrofit the cockpits of its air fleet with quick-donning, full-face oxygen masks with integrated smoke goggles. Installation of the enhanced pilot safety equipment comes at the recommendation of the Joint UPS-Independent Pilots Association (IPA) Safety Task Force. “Safety is an absolute […]

DHL maintains top position in airfreight markets in Europe and North America

DHL Global Forwarding also in the lead in Asia Bonn, 10/11/2010, 10:00 AM CEST Zoom Download In the first half of 2010, airfreight volumes rose by 17 per cent. DHL has successfully defended its top position in the most important airfreight markets in Europe and North America. These are the results of the rankings just published by the International Air […]