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5 most anticipated airport cargo capacity expansions

FedEx Dubai cargo operations As demand continues to increase for air cargo and e-commerce, the world’s airports are preparing to expand where possible to handle the expected load. Here is a list of some of the most eagerly awaited airport projects that will help expand global airfreight capacity. 1) Chicago, U.S. —

Singapore’s new ‘contactless’ airport terminal – Video

Changi Airport Checking in at Singapore's new 'contactless' airport terminal In This High-Tech Airport, Check In And Board Without Talking To Staff. SINGAPORE - Singapore's Changi Airport opened operations at its new cutting-edge terminal 4 Tuesday. A key feature, say airports bosses, is its automated check-in system, including facial scanning and computerized baggage

3PLs not worried about competition from Amazon…yet

Between Amazon’s rapid growth and unpredictability, third-party logistics providers say it is definitely a looming concern as to whether the e-commerce giant will be a threat to their business in the future. E-commerce giant Amazon appears to be gaining ground in many aspects, between boosting net sales and continuously increasing its

Airbus in Talks With U.S. Regulators About Compliance Violations

A logo of Airbus is pictured on their booth during the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva, Switzerland, May 22, 2017. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse European planemaker Airbus SE on Tuesday revealed the existence of discrepancies in its regulatory filings related to US arms trafficking rules. It disclosed it is in talks

Bolloré Logistics’ San Francisco facility now a bonded warehouse

Bolloré Logistics' San Francisco facility Bolloré Logistics’ 13,000 square feet (1,208 sqm) warehouse space in San Francisco is now bonded to respond to increasing customer demand. In order to become a bonded warehouse, a series of steps had to be completed with US Customs. The entire process for documentation, site visit, security

Nigeria contracts firm to secure it’s maritime space

Lagos - Nigeria is taking steps to ensure the security of its waterways, maritime facilities and train personnel. The country's Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, disclosed on Monday that the government has contracted an Israeli firm for three years to adequately train Nigerian personnel on the security of the sector, after

DHL adds global gateway facility to Chicago Airport cargo development

Mayor Emanuel joined DHL for the opening of the company's $10 million global gateway facility at O'Hare International Airport. October 30, 2017: DHL’s new $10 million global gateway facility at O’Hare International Airport, Chicago was inaugurated by Mayor Rahm Emanuel. To grow its thriving global air network, DHL has selected Chicago’s new state-of-the-art