TIACA unveils BlueSky launch customers

The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has revealed launch customers for its BlueSky sustainability verification program. Following its launch at its March Executive Summit, it ran a successful pilot program with airline and ground handling companies. The TIACA BlueSky program, open to the entire industry, not just TIACA members, is now ready to launch live operations with the first wave of participants representing organizations from the airline, airport, freight forwarder, ground handler ... [+]

TIACA appoints green awards jury

The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has appointed a six-strong jury for its 2021 Air Cargo Sustainability Awards, run in partnership with IT solutions providers CHAMP Cargosystems. The two awards recognize outstanding businesses and industry initiatives to make air cargo more sustainable. - one for start-up/small business and the second ... [+]

Entries invited for TIACA awards

The second edition of The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) Air Cargo Sustainability Award is now open for applications. The competition aims to recognize outstanding businesses and industry initiatives leading the way to a more sustainable air cargo. This year, a Corporate Prize will recognize an established corporation, an international ... [+]

TIACA warns of fall-off in African air capacity

The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) is warning that air cargo capacity between Africa and Europe has dropped by 70% compared to 2019, according to CLIVE Data Services. It is encouraging African airlines to respond by putting passenger freighter systems in place, such as those implemented by Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya ... [+]

TIACA recruits new project manager

Celine Hourcade is to join The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) as project manager from September 2019, supporting the Association’s transformation program. She brings 18 years of experience in international business, mainly in the aviation industry, working for WaveStone, Amadeus, and then for IATA for 13 years, joining its Cargo ... [+]

Towards greener airfreight

The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) is establishing a new working group to deliver a Sustainability Program for the industry and has signed a partnership agreement with CHAMP Cargosystems. It will include an annual Air Cargo Sustainability Award. The main objective of the competition and the Sustainability Award is to generate ... [+]

New chiefs for TIACA

Brussels Airport director of cargo and logistics Steven Polmans (left) is to take over as chairman of The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA), with Astral Aviation founder Sanjeev Gadhia (right) as vice chairman. Polmans, who has served as TIACA vice chairman for two years, will replace Sebastiaan Scholte who will ... [+]

Early change for TIACA

Current TIACA vice chairman Steven Polmans will take over from Sebastiaan Scholte as chairman this summer, a few months earlier than planned. Scholte is to step down from TIACA following his departure from chief executive post at Jan de Rijk Logistics on 1 July. TIACA’s bylaws state that Board members ... [+]

TIACA seeks airfreight movers and shakers

TIACA (The International Air Cargo Association) is now accepting nominations for its annual Hall of Fame, which recognizes individuals who have made a significant difference to the global air cargo community. The winning candidate will be celebrated at the Association’s forthcoming Executive Summit in the autumn, joining a long list ... [+]

TIACA to hold Belgian airfreight masterclass

TIACA and Air Cargo Belgium are to hold a masterclass on 30-31 January to explore how the air cargo industry can take advantage of digital transformation and data sharing. The ‘Connected Air Cargo Masterclass’ at BRUcargo’s Air Cargo Academy in Brussels will feature debates on building a connected air cargo ... [+]

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