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Amazon granted patent for flying DC

Ecommerce giant Amazon has a patent for an airborne fulfilment centre (AFC) which would be used to service deliveries made by Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) or ‘Drones’.

WFS takes seat on Cargo iQ board

Worldwide Flight Services is to be represented by interim chief executive officer – Europe John Batten on the board of Cargo iQ, the not-for-profit membership group supported by IATA with the mission of creating and implementing quality standards for the worldwide air cargo industry.


Air cargo linked to global trade

There is a clear link between a country’s air cargo connectivity and its participation in global trade, according to a study produced by The International Air Transport Association (IATA).

B&H to operate Heathrow facility

B&H Worldwide, the aerospace logistics company, is to operate a new Heathrow parts facility for parts provider Logix Aero. The logistics business will provide inventory management at the 24/7 site.

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UPS order 14 B747 freighters

UPS has ordered 14 new Boeing 747-8 cargo aircraft to meet increased demand for air shipping services.


GSF in plan in deal with Cargo iQ

The Global Shippers’ Forum and Cargo iQ have signed a Memorandum of Understanding agreeing to work co-operatively to support the implementation of Cargo iQ’s Quality Management System and to promote the sustainability of the air cargo supply chain.