Air Partner Cargo transports humanitarian aid to Gaza

Air Partner's Cargo Division, a global full-service logistics provider, completed a cargo operation to transport 85-90 tonnes of humanitarian aid per flight for people in Gaza, including temporary shelters. The operation involved three flights using a 747-400 aircraft. Two of the flights took off...

Air Partner announces head of time critical services

Air Partner, a full-service logistics provider, has announced the appointment of Patti Cole as Head of Time Critical services for North America as it expands its ultrafast, personalised delivery of Time Critical services including Next Flight Out (NFO) and onboard courier (OBC) services. Patti’...

WFS launches new leadership academy in North America

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS), a member of the SATS Group, has launched a new Leadership Academy for staff in stations in North America in collaboration with Abilene Christian University (ACU). The course aims to develop operational management skills, create a pathway for career growth by equip...

Maersk launches air freight gateway in Miami to serve U.S., Asia, and Latin America market

A.P. Moller - Maersk expanded its air freight operations footprint with the April activation of a full-service, in-transit gateway solution in Miami. This new air freight facility underscores Maersk’s commitment to providing seamless and competitive connectivity to major Latin American markets....

SkyCell partners with Ivoclar Group to optimize reverse logistics

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PML Seafrigo appoints Paddie Allen new air freight director

Paddie Allen has joined PML Seafrigo as Air Freight Director, heading up the company’s UK air freight operations. Allen has spent the last 16 years in the logistics business, after first entering the industry upon the recommendation of his father who had enjoyed an illustrious career in sales w...

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