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IAG Cargo ships 1,000 Critical shipments

IAG Cargo has shipped more than 1,000 ‘Critical’ shipments since October last year when it launched the services for urgent and emergency shipments, providing guaranteed capacity and enhanced shipment monitoring for ‘must-fly’ goods.


DHL and Gatwick open £3.8m waste plant

DHL Supply Chain and Gatwick Airport have opened a £3.8 million waste management plant. The new site disposes of category 1 waste, as well as turning organic waste into energy to heat Gatwick’s the facility and power its recovery system.

EU reinstates €776m air cargo fines

The European Commission has re-adopted a cartel decision against 11 air cargo carriers and imposed fines totalling € 776 million for operating a price–fixing cartel.

Schiphol invests in pharma warning system

Schiphol airport is developing an early warning system for pharma shippers, using a one million euro subsidy to fund data collection and monitoring of Pharma Gateway Amsterdam shipments to identify exceptions such as temperature incursions.

New UK chief for Crane

Crane Worldwide has appointed Chris Lee as managing director. He will be based at the company’s new warehouse at London Heathrow.

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Grayling opens DHL Heathrow hub

Transport secretary Chris Grayling has opened DHL Express’ new southern hub located on the western edge of Heathrow Airport.

FedEx Boeing 767 freighter N107FE photographed by Chad Slattery at KPAE, and from Wolfe Air Aviation's Learjet 25B over Washington State, on September 26, 2014.

New FedEx Milan operation fully operational

FedEx Express’ new international express logistics facility at Milan-Malpensa airport is now fully operational. The site is 376,000 sq ft in size and is set to increase package sorting capacity by a quarter.