Tag: Portugal

UPS appoints Romina Lorenzo as new country manager in Spain and Portugal

UPS has announced the appointment of Romina Lorenzo as the new country manager of the company in Spain and Portugal, where she will be responsible for operations and business development and strategy. [caption id="attachment_38905" align="alignright" width="281"] Romina Lorenzo[/caption] "Romi...

WACO member Extra Transportes Internacionais turns 45

The WACO System (WACO) member for Portugal, Extra Transportes Internacionais, has celebrated 45 years of operations and 37 years as the Portuguese representative of the global freight network. Extra Transportes Internacionais is a specialist in air and maritime cargo into and out of the Ibe...

TAP links up with leading e-booking platform cargo.one

Portugal's flagship carrier TAP Air Portugal (TAP) and leading air cargo e-booking platform cargo.one have entered into a global partnership. The agreement will support the rapid growth of TAP’s cargo business by introducing new digital capabilities such as online distribution and dynamic pricing...

ECS Group opens up first office in Portugal

General sales and service agent (GSSA) ECS Group has expanded its European footprint after opening its first office in Portugal. The office is located in Porto near Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport with the aim of setting up a long-term presence in the Portuguese market. It is staffed by three emp...

Emirates adds capacity into Portugal as it touches down in Porto

Emirates has launched a new four times weekly belly-cargo service to Porto which is its second destination into Portugal as it also services Lisbon. The inaugural Boeing 777-200LR flight, EK197, touched down at the city’s international airport on Tuesday afternoon (2 July), marking the start o...

Qatar Airways adds capacity into Lisbon with new daily belly route

Qatar Airways’ first ever belly flight to Portugal landed at Lisbon Airport on Monday (24 June) adding cargo capacity into Portugal and growing the carrier's European network. The new service will be operated daily by a Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft. Lisbon will provide the carrier’s car...

Turkish Cargo adds Porto to its freighter route network

Turkish Cargo has added Porto to its freighter route network and will operate flights on Sundays to the northern Portugese city. The freighter operator will utilise an Airbus A330-200F on an Istanbul (IST) - Madrid (MAD) – Porto (OPO) - İstanbul (IST) routing. Porto is Portugal's second la...

Kerry Logistics appoints Marc Porta as MD in Spain and Portugal

Kerry Logistics has appointed Marc Porta (pictured below) as managing director (MD) for its entities in Spain and Portugal. Based in Barcelona, Porta will be responsible for driving the business development strategy in the two countries, focusing on integrated and end-to-end supply chain solution...

LATAM’s new Lisbon belly route is fully loaded and carries six tonnes for Panalpina

LATAM Airlines' new Boeing 767 belly route from Lisbon (Portugal) to Guarulhos (Brazil) took-off on Monday (3 September) carrying a full load and included six tonnes of freight for Panalpina. The five-times weekly service is part of LATAM Cargo Group's strategy to strengthen and expand its connec...

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