Tag: Germany

DHL modernises Frankfurt Airport operations with new air freight centre

DHL modernises Frankfurt Airport operations with new air freight centre

DHL Global Forwarding and Fraport today officially began construction of a new air freight centre at Frankfurt Airport to expand and modernise its operations. Tobias Schmidt, CEO of DHL Global Forwarding Europe, and Anke Giesen, Fraport's executive director for retail and real estate, led the cer...

Wingcopter drones deliver everyday goods for the first time in Germany

Wingcopter and the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences (Frankfurt UAS) today launched the “DroLEx - Drohnen-Lastenrad-Express-Belieferung“ (“Drone-Cargo Bike Express Delivery”) project. Under the name "LieferMichel", the pilot project offers residents of remote districts in Michelsta...

Carousel establishes new Hannover-Dublin route

European time-critical in-night logistics specialist Carousel has launched a new air cargo route between Hannover, Germany, and Dublin, Ireland. The route was developed following consultation with existing customers requiring the shortest possible time between order placement and delivery to the ...

ATC Aviation Services appointed as GSSA in Germany & Switzerland for AVIANCA Cargo

ATC, a leading global cargo General Sales, and Service Agent (GSSA) , has announced that it has been appointed effective 01.March 2023 as the exclusive GSSA for Avianca Cargo in Germany and Switzerland. The partnership will strengthen Avianca Cargo’s presence in the region and enhance its cargo...

DHL Supply Chain expands its Life Sciences and Healthcare Campus in Florstadt, Germany

DHL Supply Chain, the contract logistics specialist of Deutsche Post DHL Group, has further expanded its Life Sciences & Healthcare (LSH) Campus in Florstadt near Frankfurt am Main, Germany. The new branch adds a third, considerably-sized logistics center (32,000 square meters) to the multi-...

Antonov Airlines safely flies vital power plant components from Slovenia to Africa for Chapman Freeborn Germany

Antonov Airlines working with Chapman Freeborn Germany has successfully completed three AN-124-100 flights to transport a new mobile gas power plant generator and associated equipment from Ljubljana, Slovenia, to Kano, Nigeria. The delivered cargo, including generator, turbine and additional equi...

FL Technics signs warehousing contract with B&H Worldwide

One of Europe’s largest MRO (Maintenance and Repair Organisations) services providers FL Technics has signed a contract with B&H Worldwide to manage its aircraft parts storage in Germany. The two companies have had a long-term commercial relationship in both the UK and Singapore but this is...

dnata to expand cargo operations into Germany

dnata announced expansion of its European footprint through the planned acquisition of Germany-based Wisskirchen Handling Services (Wisskirchen). Subject to government approval, dnata’s entry into the German market will further develop its position as a leading global cargo services provider. ...

DIMOS now with its own branch office in Dubai

DIMOS Maschinenbau GmbH, manufacturer of warehouse and industrial trucks as well as system supplier for the air cargo sector, is establishing a branch office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. With this move, the family business based in Peterberg, Germany, is strengthening its local customer and pr...

Crane Worldwide Logistics appoints Jens Osterwald as Managing Director of Germany

Crane Worldwide announced today that Jens Osterwald has been appointed as Managing Director of Germany. Having worked internationally in leadership roles in the logistics industry for over 20 years, Osterwald, a German national, joins Crane Worldwide to drive future growth and developm...

DRONAMICS signs up first German airports

DRONAMICS has signed up its first three German airports to its European network that will see cargo drones fly between them. The company, which is developing drones capable of carrying up to 350kg of cargo up to 2,500km, said the latest signatories mean it now has 38 airports in 12 European coun...

Imperial keeps protective equipment flowing to the pandemic front line

Imperial has processed the first batch of ocean containers of urgent personal protective equipment from China, on behalf of the Kassenärztliche Vereinigung (KV - Statutory Health Insurance Association) in Thuringia, Germany. The 11 containers – the first of a total of 45, loaded with protect...

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...

Leipzig/Halle Airport: cargo handling hits new record

Cargo handling at Leipzig/Halle Airport, Europe’s fifth largest air cargo hub, increased last year for the fifteenth time in succession. A total of 1,238,343 tonnes were handled, representing year-on-year growth of 1.4 percent. In December last year, the volume increased by 2.9 percent to 104,365...

ATC is new GSSA for Alitalia in Germany

Already being the exclusive cargo representative for Alitalia in Canada, Chile, Columbia, Peru and Switzerland ATC got awarded the Alitalia Cargo General Sales Agent contract for Germany. The announcement, which came into effect Jan 15th, 2020, sees ATC responsible for all cargo sales and mark...

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