Tag: Austria

Chapman Freeborn Europe expands its coverage by eight cities

Chapman Freeborn, the global air charter specialist and part of Avia Solutions Group, has announced significant growth figures for its European operations during 2023. The company has grown its European sales team by 29 percent, expanding its presence to eight additional cities since the beginnin...

Antonov Airlines’ AN-225 Mriya safely flies 110 tonnes of test kits to Austria

Antonov Airlines, a world leader in the transport of outsized and super-heavy air cargo, has delivered 110 tonnes of Covid-19 testing kits from Tianjin, China, to Linz, Austria, on the unique AN-225 “Mriya” for use in Austrian pharmacies. The global air freight market has experienced rapidly...

Turkish Cargo starts its direct flights to Linz, Austria

Turkish Cargo continues to increase the number of destinations with direct flights with its freighters. Having an attractive location from the viewpoint of the logistics and trading companies, Linz became the 90th direct cargo destination of Turkish Cargo that has enhanced the service quality an...

Volumes decline at Vienna International Airport

Vienna International Airport has reported that in the first half of the year, cargo volumes fell by 4.6 per cent to 135,984 tonnes, compared to the same six months last year. Cargo volume, which includes all air cargo and trucking, saw a significant drop in July of 8.4 per cent to 23,348 tonnes,...

Senger-Weiss to leave Gebrüder Weiss board

Heinz Senger-Weiss has resigned from the Gebrüder Weiss operational management board, and will leave the Austrian logistics company completely on 31 December 2019. The managing director of Air & Sea is leaving the company for personal reasons having held various roles with the country. F...

Deutsche Post DHL Group and Austrian Post further collaborate in parcel markets

Deutsche Post DHL Group has strengthened its cooperation with Austrian Post in Slovakia and Czech Republic and the two will collaborate in last-mile parcel delivery in the two countries. The German said it has made the move order to create profitable growth in the booming cross-border e-commerce...

Kuehne + Nagel enhances overland network with acquisition of Jöbstl Group

Kuehne + Nagel Austria has acquired Jöbstl - a medium-sized logistics enterprise headquartered near Graz. With the integration of the Jöbstl Group, Kuehne + Nagel is expanding its overland network and simultaneously strengthening the region as the gateway to Eastern Europe. In future, the f...

cargo-partner opens new offices and expands across different regions

International transport and info-logistics provider cargo-partner opened its first office in Melbourne, Australia on 15 July and has also grown its presence in other regions of the globe. In Melbourne, cargo-partner provides a range of air, sea, road transport, contract logistics, customs and ot...

Vienna Airport signs pharma handling partnership with Kuehne + Nagel

Vienna International Airport has signed a pharma freight handling partnership with Kuehne + Nagel. The freight forwarder is utilising this highly specialised service as 'Preferred Partner' for the handling of its pharma shipments at the Austrian airport's new 1,600 square metre Vienna Pharma Han...

Swissport opens second air cargo warehouse at Vienna Airport

Cargo handler Swissport International has opened its second air cargo warehouse at Vienna International Airport. The new cargo facility will have a surface of 2,100 square metres, bringing Swissport’s total cargo space to 7,000 square metres at Vienna International. The new air cargo facility,...

DHL consolidates freight operations at new Vienna Airport logistics hub

Yesterday, DHL Global Forwarding, Deutsche Post DHL Group's air and ocean freight specialist, together with DHL Freight - celebrated the opening of DHL's new Vienna Airport campus. The state-of-the-art logistics hub will combine the strengths of the three different transport modes - overland, ai...

Vienna to implement Nalian’s open data sharing platform

Vienna International Airport is looking to accelerate growth beyond the limits of its physical infrastructure with Nallian for Air Cargo. To prepare for expansion beyond the limits of its existing hard infrastructure, the Austrian airport is to implement Nallian's open data sharing paltform and c...

Vienna Airport posts 2.6% tonnage rise in 2018

Vienna International Airport’s cargo volumes including trucked freight grew by 2.6 per cent in 2018 to 295,427 tonnes - up on the 287,962 tonnes in 2017 - which itself was up 1.9 per cent on 2016. The Flughafen Wien Group is the operator of the Austrian airport and said air cargo alone rose sub...

cargo-partner helps bring symphonic listening pleasure to Japan

Logistics company cargo-partner has helped bring symphonic listening pleasure to Japan by transporting all instruments for the concert of an internationally renowned symphonic orchestra from Austria. In the middle of the year, a renowned concert tour organiser approached the company with the requ...

cargo-partner opens iLogistics Center near Vienna Airport

On Wednesday (26 September) cargo-partner celebrated the official opening of its innovative iLogistics Center near Vienna Airport. The iLogistics Center near Vienna Airport had taken up operations on 1 June 2018 – exactly one year after the ground-breaking of the construction. After several mon...

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