Air France KLM signs SAF deals

The Air France-KLM Group has signed the first long-term supply agreements to cover the sustainable aviation fuel SAF needs of its airlines for the coming years. They are with Neste for 1 million tons from 2023 to 2030 and with DG Fuels for 600,000 tons for 2027 to 2036. Discussions are currently underway to add additional suppliers to establish a diversified network capable of meeting the supply needs worldwide. The carrier ... [+]

Easy alterations with Air France KLM

Air France KLM Martinair Cargo (AFKLMP) has added a “Modify my booking” feature to its myCargo platform. It allows customers to alter their booking any time, without having to cancel their booking in order to resubmit altered data such as date/time, weight/size or shipment destination. [+]

CMA CGM to take stake and sign freighter joint venture with Air France-KLM

Freight forwarder CMA CGM has signed a deal Air France-KLM for a joint freighter network and to take a stake of up to 9% in the Franco-Dutch airline. The freighter deal will initially create a fleet of ten full aircraft – four from CMA CGM and six from Air France KLM ... [+]

Air France-KLM firms up freighter order

Air France-KLM has converted a letter of intent for four Airbus A350F full freighter aircraft into a firm order and has acquired purchase rights for a further four. The aircraft will be operated by Air France and based at Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport. Air France’s cargo capacity, currently consists of two Boeing ... [+]

Partners set up frst forwarder-airline interface

Kuehne + Nagel and Air France KLM Martinair Cargo have joined forces to improve integration of their electronic booking processes. A recently concluded proof of concept enabled total host-to-host connection through application programming interface (API) and was the first time that an airfreight carrier and a global logistics provider have created ... [+]

Accenture streamlines carrier’s cargo service

Accenture is helping Air France KLM Martinair Cargo (AFKLMP Cargo) roll out a new software solution across its global cargo network as part of its digital transformation. The Accenture Freight and Logistics Software (AFLS) platform will help the carrier improve the quality of its quote-to-book process and integrates all the ... [+]

Air France enhances Jet cargo deal

Air France-KLM Cargo has signed a memorandum of understanding with Indian carrier Jet Airways Cargo to deepen their cargo cooperation. The two carriers plan to develop services for high-value cargo and tailored products for industries such as pharmaceuticals, express and e-commerce. The two carriers will also offer new destinations via ... [+]

New cargo chief for Air France-KLM

Air France-KLM Cargo has appointed Marcel de Nooijer as its new executive vice president. He joined KLM in 1995, becoming executive vice president of KLM Cargo in November 2013.   [+]

Air France KLM takes pharma to next level

Air France KLM Martinair Cargo says it has become the first major airline group to be awarded the IATA CEIV Pharma certificate for hub operations in Amsterdam and Paris and the Air France and KLM airline processes. According to product market group director for pharmaceutical logistics, Renate de Walle, the ... [+]

Airfreight cartel fine overturned

General Court of the European Union has upheld a challenge by a group of airlines to a €790 million-(£582 million) fine imposed in 2010 for air cargo price-fixing between 1999 and 2006. The carriers involved in the case were Air France-KLM-Martinair – fined a total of over €310m - Air Canada, ... [+]

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