Tag: Turkey

Swissport Continues Support for Earthquake Victims

Swissport teams up with international aid organizations and its airline customer Turkish Airlines to provide air cargo logistics in a continuous effort to support the victims of the February earthquake in Turkey and Syria. Swissport is providing ongoing support to the victims of the devastating e...

Korean Air operates charter flight to transport Türkiye earthquake relief supplies

Korean Air operated a special charter flight departing from Seoul Incheon at 00:25 am bound for Istanbul to transport relief supplies for the Türkiye earthquake. The Boeing 777 freighter carried 45 tons of relief goods ranging from tents to sleeping bags and blankets. They will be delivered to t...

AGI Newcastle Support Turkish & Syrian Aid Transport

Following the recent earthquake that hit Turkey & Syria, the AGI Newcastle office teamed up with Dave Shepherd, the Director of Procurement & Services at SecuriCorp to provide logistics support for the aid collected. As you can imagine, all manner of items were collected and packed rea...

Chapman Freeborn delivers lifesaving aid to Turkey and Syria

Chapman Freeborn, the global air charter specialist and part of Avia Solutions Group, has chartered numerous flights from across the world to deliver humanitarian aid to Turkey and Syria following the 7.8 magnitude earthquake on the 6th February 2023.   A second earthquake hit Turkey and Syria o...

Network Airline Management Transports Relief Aid to Turkey

Since the devastating earthquake hit the Turkey/Syrian border in the last few days, Network’s charter team has been working with haste to provide solutions for relief flights into Turkey to support the local rescue and recovery efforts. Network Airline Management’s first relief flight opera...

SunExpress, DPD, FIEGE, time:matters and Lufthansa Cargo launch air bridge between Germany and Türkiye

Using synergies and providing unbureaucratic help together: That is the goal of the relief alliance of leading transport and logistics partners SunExpress, DPD, FIEGE, time:matters, CB Customs Broker GmbH and Lufthansa Cargo. SunExpress, the joint venture between Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines, h...

Airbridge provides relief supplies from the UPS Air Hub at Cologne/Bonn Airport to Istanbul

Amid widespread devastation caused by the recent earthquake people in the affected areas in Turkey and Syria need all available help as soon as possible. UPS has put its worldwide smart logistics network to the task to transport relief supplies. A Boeing 767 is currently taking off every night...

AerCap Transports 13 Tons of Humanitarian Aid to Support Earthquake Relief Effort in Türkiye

AerCap Holdings N.V. has announced it has transported approximately 13 tons of humanitarian aid to Türkiye, following the devastating earthquake. The freight, which was flown from Rotterdam to Antalya in Türkiye on board an Airbus A321 aircraft, includes clothing, baby food and power generator...

Emirates launches humanitarian airbridge to transport emergency aid to victims of the Turkey-Syria earthquake

In the wake of the devastating earthquakes in Turkey and Syria, Emirates is setting up an airbridge with the International Humanitarian City (IHC), to transport urgent relief supplies, medical items and equipment to support on-ground aid efforts and search and rescue activities in both countries. ...

Lufthansa Cargo flies relief supplies to Türkiye

A Lufthansa Cargo Boeing 777 freighter departed Frankfurt (FRA) today at 08:01 CET with flight number LH8332. Destination is Fraport TAV Airport Antalya (AYT), where the aircraft is expected to arrive around 13:30 local time. The freighter took off fully loaded with relief supplies, mainly win...

UPS Appointed Engin Kolat as The Turkey Country Manager

UPS has announced that it has appointed Turkey Director of Operations Engin Kolat as the Turkey Country Manager. According to the announcement, which came after Turkey Country Manager Burak Kılıç was appointed France Country Manager. Kolat will be responsible for the operations, business de...

Antonov Airlines transports drilling machines across Africa

Antonov Airlines has transported fourteen pieces of mining equipment, weighing 216 tonnes in total, on two AN-124-100 flights from Istanbul, Turkey to Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso and Monrovia, Liberia. The 113-tonne cargo for the second flight was safely loaded in minimal time to meet the tight de...

Solibra Logistics Share Update on Stray Animal Donations in Turkey

Solibra Logistics (Cargo Connections members in Turkey) share an update on their donations to stray animals. Their kind contributions are now covering the whole of Turkey, not just Istanbul. "COVID-19 has affected both people and animals alike around the world. As lockdown and physical distancin...

UPS Continues To Help Turkish Female Entrepreneurs Go Global

UPS this month continued a series of exporting workshops across Turkey to help women owned businesses build their export capabilities in the cities of Manisa and Izmir with the support of entrepreneur and labor associations Kadın Girişimciler Derneği (KAGIDER) and Kadın Emeğini Değerlendirme ...

Cargo Connections expands its members in Turkey.

Cargo Connections has announced ES Uluslararasi Tasimacilik ve Denizcilik Tic. A.S. (ES International) are new members in Turkey. Located in Istanbul, they offer a full range of air, ocean and road freight forwarding solutions as well as warehousing and customs services. Corporate Network Manag...

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