Tag: France

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...

WFS deploys CHAMP’s Cargospot solution across France

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has completed the latest implementation stage of its digital roadmap by transitioning 15 of its air cargo handling stations in France to CHAMP’s Cargospot Software-as-a-Service (SAAS) solution. WFS signed a contract with CHAMP at the end of 2021 to implement Cargos...

Network Airline Services appoints Sales and Services Supervisor for France

As of the 1st March 2022, Anthony Fernandes has been appointed and promoted to the Sales and Services Supervisor for France, an all-new position for our Paris CDG office! Anthony originally started working with the Network Airline Services team in France as an Export Supervisor on the 10th Novemb...

Vallair inaugurates its brand new state-of-the-art multi-purpose hangar in France

Vallair, the multi-faceted aviation business dedicated to the support of airlines and lessors, has opened the doors to its unique new maintenance hangar located at Marcel Dassault Airport in Châteauroux, France. The enormous state-of-the-art facility can accommodate up to five A321 size aircraft...

Volga-Dnepr Partnered with GEODIS to Deliver Medical Supplies to France

Volga-Dnepr Airlines and GEODIS recently completed a large charter program to deliver urgent supplies of facemasks and PPE to France, operating a series of 48 x Antonov-124 flights within a 90-day period between April and June 2020. The French Ministry of Solidarity and Health contracted GEODIS ...

CEVA Logistics wins five-year contract with Airbus in Hamburg

In a further strengthening of its international aerospace business, CEVA Logistics has announced it has been awarded a five year contract to manage spare parts and components for Airbus at the aircraft manufacturer's site in Hamburg, Germany.  Effective February 2020, CEVA will become responsi...

CAAS Announces Attendance at LogiPharma 2020 Event

CAAS is pleased to announce that we will be attending LogiPharma in Nice, France, 21st – 23rd April 2020. LogiPharma is the world’s leading pharma supply chain event. With over 1200+ pharma supply chain leaders exclusively meeting in one place at one time, LogiPharma is THE meeting place to...

France says EU will impose sanctions on U.S. if aviation row is not settled

On Thursday Bruno Le Maire France’s Finance Minister said “the European Union would impose sanctions on U.S. products” if no settlement was reached with Washington on a trade dispute over illegal EU subsidies to the aviation industry. “The American administration should be aware that if ...

Innovation and data the key to the future of last mile delivery

Challenges remain within the last mile in the delivery of air freight but innovations are having a positive impact, delegates heard today on the first day of the Cool Chain Association’s (CCA) 7th Pharma & Biosciences conference in Paris. CCA chairman Stavros Evangelakakis, global product ...

WFS invests €10 million in new pharma centre at Paris CDG Airport

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) is investing €10 million in a new pharma centre to expand its range of services for airline and freight forwarder customers at Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG) Airport. This investment also includes equipment and supplies for the next 10 years. Opening in September...

Registration still open for CCA pharma and ACHL conferences

Registration is still open for the Cool Chain Association’s (CCA) 7th Pharma & Biosciences conference and the 11th Air Cargo Handling Logistics (ACHL) conference, taking place in Paris next month. Organised by EVA International Media, publisher of Cargo Airports & Airlines Services (CA...

ACS arranges four Antonov 124s for African power plant construction

Air Charter Service (ACS) was recently called into action to move almost 400 tonnes of components to add the finishing touches to a new power plant in Niger. The air charter company arranged for Antonov An-124s to transport the heavy payload from France to Niamey, the capital of the African coun...

Cargo demand fall in June for the Air France KLM Group

Air France KLM Group is the latest to report declining figures as in June cargo demand fell compared to the same month last year. In June, the group’s revenue tonne kilometres (RTK) were down 3.6 per cent on the 721 million in 2018 to 694 million. For the first half of the year, RTKs were thou...

Bollore Logistics unveils Blue Hub development

Bolloré Logistics has unveiled Blue Hub - a new state-of-the-art site in western Singapore - which is part of a S$100 million investment. The 50,000 square metre warehouse is fully automated with a view to supporting the growth of customers in the perfumes and cosmetics sector. Bollore Logi...

Antonov flies personnel and aid in support of relief efforts in Mozambique

Antonov Airlines has flown aid and personnel from Chalons Vatry Airport (XCR) in France, to Beira (BEW) in Mozambique to assist with humanitarian efforts in the region in the aftermath of Cyclone Idai. In addition to a 65-tonne payload of relief supplies, an Antonov Airlines AN-124-100 aircraft ...

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