Posted 02/05 · 12:03 PM · SCMR EditorialICAO’s engagement with industry, including GACAG members, in recognizing best practices and developing standards, recommendations, guidance materials and templates is a positive approach to achieving improvements.
Posted 02/05 · 12:01 PM · SCMR EditorialThe International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) should serve as the focal point for implementing global air cargo supply chain security standards, the Global Air Cargo Advisory Group (GACAG) says.
Posted 02/05 · 11:33 AM · LM EditorialThe International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) should serve as the focal point for implementing global air cargo supply chain security standards, the Global Air Cargo Advisory Group (GACAG) says.
Posted 01/29 · 10:55 AM · LM EditorialDuring his term as DOT Secretary, LaHood was very active on the transportation infrastructure and freight fronts.
Posted 01/22 · 10:38 AM · LM EditorialIn the New Year, IATA believes governments should resolve to bring down the barriers to connectivity growth.
Posted 01/22 · 10:37 AM · LM EditorialThe International Air Transport Association released traffic results for November 2012 which showed an improvement in air freight demand, with volumes edging up 1.6% after declining 2.6% in October, year to year.
Posted 01/17 · 11:53 AM · LM EditorialEntitled the Safe Skies Act of 2013, the bill requires the Secretary of Transportation to modify the final rule relating to flight crew member duty and rest requirements for passenger operations of air carriers to apply to all-cargo operations of air carriers.
Posted 01/16 · 11:50 AM · LM EditorialTSA officials said the screening requirement “builds additional risk-based, intelligence-driven procedures into the prescreening process to determine screening protocols on a per-shipment basis.
Posted 01/10 · 11:25 AM · LM EditorialThe Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reported this week that its Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI) increased 1.7 percent from October to November, following a 1.9 percent dip from September to October.
Posted 12/24 · 03:12 PM · LM EditorialThe reshaping of the global air cargo industry over the past 12 months has been dramatic, with enterprising Asia Pacific carriers at the forefront of developments, said Andrew Herdman, executive director, Association of Asia Pacific Airlines