Monday, July 15, 2024

Lufthansa Cargo to market Brussels Airlines’ cargo capacity

Lufthansa Cargo has signed an agreement to market cargo capacity of Brussels Airlines from 1 September 2018. Freight customers of Brussels Airlines will benefit from access to Lufthansa Cargo’s route network of 300 destinations in over 100 countries. The route network will by supplemented by destinations in Africa from Brussels, with the Belgian airline operating […]

ACE: Data cloud race is on and the dream remains

A standardised logistics data system that can be used across the air cargo supply chain will be hard to develop but is not a pipe dream, the first conference session at air cargo europe heard. Panelists speaking in the age of digital and the connected discussion moderated by Maresch owner, Bernd Maresch, said it would […]

ACE: Digitisation still too slow but change is coming

Digitisation was on everyone’s lips at air cargo europe in Munich from 9-12 May and it was the theme at the first conference session. Lufthansa Cargo executive board member for products and sales, Dr. Alexis von Hoensbroech (pictured above), hailed the positive impact the digital world can have on air cargo. He was the keynote […]

Lufthansa board extends von Hoensbroech’s contract until 2022

Dr Alexis von Hoensbroech has had his contract at Lufthansa Cargo extended for a further five years until 30 November 2022. He joined Lufthansa Group in 2005 and became board member product & sales in December 2014, and the supervisory board has extended his contract early and unanimously until 2022. As part of corporate-wide restructuring, […]

Lufthansa Cargo to double Frankfurt Cool Center capacity

Lufthansa Cargo is to nearly double capacity at its Frankfurt Airport Lufthansa Cargo Cool Center, with the expanded facility due to open in late summer 2017. The 4,500 square metre facility was completed in December 2011 with four cold-storage rooms for temperatures between 2-8C, 15-25C, -12 – -20C, and 5-15C, as well as a deep […]

Lufthansa Cargo becomes German Equestrian Federation’s premium partner

Lufthansa Cargo has been appointed the premium partner of the German Equestrian Federation, the umbrella organisation of breeders, riders, drivers and vaulters in Germany. The airline says it provides first-class service for the precious animal passengers with stables at Frankfurt Airport and special horseboxes and trained staff to give them the best possible attention at all […]