Tag: Italy

Nearly 60,000 tons of cargo shipped at Brussels Airport in May

Total cargo volumes through Brussels Airport increased by 0.4% in May compared to May 2023 totalling 59,102 tons. Flown cargo volumes were up by 1.4% totalling 50,202 tons. The full freighter segment experienced a 6.4% decline, while belly cargo recorded an increase of almost 16%. Express s...

Network Airline Services opens new office in Milan, Italy

Network Airline Services have recently opened a brand-new office in Milan (LIN) in Italy, situated within the airport region, it is an ideal location for visiting customers whilst still being near to the airport itself. Our presence in Europe is ever expanding, with NAS offices in all the major E...

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...

Former Air Cargo Executive Extradited from Italy for Price-Fixing

Maria Christina “Meta” Ullings, the former senior vice president of cargo sales and marketing for Martinair N.V. (Martinair Cargo) and a Dutch national, was extradited from Italy, the Department of Justice announced today. On Sept. 21, 2010, in the U.S. District Court for the Northern Distri...

AirBridgeCargo successfully complets record transportation of 27 RKN Envirotainer containers onboard a single flight

AirBridgeCargo airlines (ABC), one of the leading global carriers of pharmaceuticals by air,  have successfully completed a record transportation of 27 RKN Envirotainer containers onboard a single flight, delivering an important and urgent vaccine product  from Milan, Italy to Beijing, Ch...

Cargolux Italia launches new freighter connection to Seoul Incheon

Cargolux Italia - a subsidiary of the Cargolux Airlines - has launched a new freighter route between Milan Malpensa Airport and Seoul's Incheon International Airport. The new frequency started on 16 July, includes two weekly connections between Milan and Incheon departing the Italian city on Tue...

Milan Malpensa reports tonnage slowdown in 1st half of 2019

Milan Malpensa Airport has reported that the general slowdown in global cargo volumes which persisted throughout 2018 has continued into the first half of 2019. The Italian gateway said tonnage was down by 6.7 per cent in the first six months of the year and on a rolling 12-month basis tonnage h...

BCUBE takes majority stake in Zeroquattro Logistica

BCUBE and Granarolo SpA have signed an agreement which came into effect from 1 May and saw BCUBE take a majority stake in Zeroquattro Logistica. The Italian company said the milestone strengthens BCUBE's growth path in the food and beverage sector, which has already been underway for some time, ...

Rome Fiumicino Airport becomes first airport in Italy to gain CEIV Pharma

Rome Fiumicino Airport (FCO) has become the first airport in Italy to earn THE IATA CEIV Pharma certification. FCO obtained the certification in a community approach together with its air cargo supply chain partners. The certification ensures that the FCO airport community meets the highest g...

Cool Chain Association names Nicola Caristo as new secretary general

Cool Chain Association (CCA) has appointed Nicola Caristo from the Alha Group as its new secretary general. Caristo is pharma & business development manager – auditing & certification manager for Alha Group and has worked in a variety of roles during a 22-year career for the company on...

Alha Group takes over all cargo warehouse activities in Verona

Italian cargo handler the Alha Group took over all airport cargo warehouse activities in Verona Valerio Catullo Airport from current service provider Verona Cargo on 3 May. The move is a "significant step forward in the group’s development", according to Alha chief executive officer, Lorenzo S...

Gianclaudio Neri appointed MD of CEVA Logistics’ Italy cluster

CEVA Logistics has appointed Gianclaudio Neri as managing director (MD) of its Italy cluster. He will be based in Milan, and takes up his position with immediate effect, reporting directly to CEO, Xavier Urbain. Neri brings more than 30 years' experience in senior roles across businesses in It...

Christmas freighter cheer expected at Milan Bergamo Airport

Milan Bergamo Airport has reported it will see a “healthy increase” in freighter operations heading up to the Christmas period and expects to see additional cargo traffic during the lead up to the festive season. The airport said the commitment from cargo operators follows on from a strong 12...

CEVA Logistics reports Q3 results impacted by Italian logistics business

CEVA Logistics has reported that its third quarter (Q3) results were impacted by its Italian contract logistics business with adjusted EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization) falling year-on-year (YOY). EBITDA was down in Q3 YOY by 35.3 per cent to $55 million and ye...

ALHA Group launches new pharma dolly – CoolBox

ALHA Group has presented CoolBox in Milan today - a new refrigerated dolly for controlled-temperature ramp handling and transportation for pharmaceuticals and temperature-sensitive goods. CoolBox is an innovative refrigerated equipment and ALHA said that it represents the best performing cool dol...

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