Tag: Cathay Pacific Cargo

Cathay Pacific Cargo Introduces Cathay Pharma: a refreshed temperature-sensitive solution

Cathay Pacific Cargo has introducing their refreshed Cathay Pharma solution: an innovative new approach which applies the agility and expertise we’ve refined from the pandemic, as well as the advances in packaging, tracking and monitoring of recent years. The result is a combination of reliabil...

Cathay Pharma: a refreshed temperature-sensitive solution Innovations and staff expertise to enhance Cathay Pacific Cargo customer options for life-science shipments

Innovations and staff expertise to enhance Cathay Pacific Cargo customer options for life-science shipments. Cathay Pacific Cargo is consolidating and refreshing its comprehensive solution for pharmaceutical customers under a new name, Cathay Pharma, and making it easier to identify all of the po...

CPSL opens new purpose-built Pharma Handling Centre at the Cathay Pacific Cargo Terminal

Cathay Pacific Services Ltd (CPSL) earlier this month opened its newest facility at the Cathay Pacific Cargo Terminal, a fully temperature-controlled area of over 1,250 square metres dedicated to the handling of pharmaceutical products. The purpose-built Pharma Handling Centre was designed and bu...

Cathay Pacific Cargo introduces Fly Greener, the carbon-offset programme for air freight

Cathay Pacific is taking the lead in aviation’s sustainability efforts in Asia with the extension of Fly Greener to its air cargo services. Fly Greener is a carbon-offset programme powered by an integrated carbon emissions calculator, as part of the airline’s commitment to tackling climate ch...

Full freighter schedule back at Cathay Pacific Cargo

Cathay Pacific Cargo' Director Tom Owen has announced that they are back to full schedule. "I am pleased to report that step by step we are emerging from what has been a very challenging time for the business. "Through the toughest points we have always tried to put as much cargo capacity as w...

Cathay Pacific Cargo launches a new online booking platform “Easy Booking”

Cathay Pacific Cargo launched a brand-new electronic booking platform "Easy Booking" this month, and will gradually expand its network of freight routes around the world.  "Easy Booking" operates around the clock and promises to provide customers with highly transparent and convenient services....

Cathay Pacific Cargo: Handling the peak pressures

Tom Owen, Director Tom Owen, Director, Cathay Pacific Cargo: As I write, we are gearing up for a strong end to the year and working hard to maximise the capacity we have at our disposal. Along with our freighters, which we are flying more than ever, we are adding capacity with charters and by...

Cathay Pacific Cargo transports 50 million vaccine doses and counting

George Edmunds, GM Cargo Commercial Cathay Pacific Cargo: "We have just hit a significant milestone and it’s one we’re very proud of. In July last year, we started looking in detail at the logistics of handling COVID-19 vaccines as news about their development was emerging. "That set off ...

Cathay Pacific Cargo rolls out Ultra Track worldwide

Cathay Pacific Cargo is introducing Ultra Track, its multi-dimensional tracking product, to its network, with a phased introduction at 29 ports across the globe.Cathay Pacific Cargo’s Ultra Track uses the Descartes Core Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) Network, Tags and Readers. These data-loggers ...

Cathay Pacific reports 13.6 per cent year-on-year cargo fall

Cathay Pacific has reported a 13.6 per cent year-on-year decrease in cargo and mail carried in April to 73,113 tonnes. The decrease in cargo carried led to the month’s revenue freight tonne kilometres (RFTKs) falling by 31.3 per cent year-on-year. However, the cargo and mail load factor inc...

HAECO Xiamen Provides Cargo Carriage Solutions To Support Cathay Pacific

HAECO Xiamen, a member of the HAECO Group, announced today it has provided Cathay Pacific Airways with a successful design engineering and certification solution that will allow the airline to utilise sections of its Boeing 777 passenger cabins in order to carry cargo. The modification is covere...

Vishal Pillai takes charge as regional cargo services manager for Cathay Pacific

Hong Kong-based carrier Cathay Pacific Airways has appointed Vishal Pillai as the regional cargo services manager for South Asia, Middle East and Africa (SAMEA), effective from October 1, 2019. He replaces Karthik Radhakanthan and will be responsible for the business of Cathay Pacific Cargo, handli...

Cathay Pacific starts using new fire containment bag for lithium-ion batteries

Cathay Pacific Cargo says it has started using a new fire containment bag that allows it to safely fly standalone shipments of lithium-ion batteries on its freighters. The embargo on battery shipments on Cathay Pacific’s passenger aircraft remains. “These new fire containment bags have be...

Tonnage increase of 6.5% in October for Cathay Pacific

Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon combined carried 192,522 tonnes of cargo and mail in October - an increase of 6.5 per cent on the same month last year - as numbers were boosted by a growing belly network. The cargo and mail load factor rose by 1.1 percentage points to 70.4 per cent. Capacity, me...

Cathay goes into partnership with Sonoco for bulk containers

Cathay Pacific Cargo has gone into partnership with Sonoco ThermoSafe to lease the PharmaPort 360 temperature-controlled bulk shipping container. The agreement enables pharmaceuticals shippers to lease the containers from the Hong Kong-based carrier and it gives Cathay Pacific more capabilities. ...

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