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Air Cargo Security

Hong Kong pushes back roll out of new air cargo security requirements

By Damian Brett

The Hong Kong government has pushed backed the roll out of stricter cargo screening requirements in light of the current…

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Lufthansa Cargo blacklisting move highlights the challenge of DG shipments

By Ian Putzger

OPINION: Lufthansa Cargo temporarily blacklisted a manufacturer and two forwarders following an incident at Hong Kong International Airport. The shipper…

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U-Freight Hong Kong to offer off-airport screening

Hong Kong-based U-Freight has become one of the first freight forwarders to have one of its logistics hubs certified by…

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Etihad secures valuable service

Etihad Airways has established Etihad Secure Logistics Services LLC after buying out its partner in the Armaguard Valuables Management LLC…

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Thorsten Neumann appointed to full-time TAPA role

The Transported Asset Protection Association (TAPA) has named Thorsten Neumann as its first-ever full-time president and chief executive with effect…

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FIATA issues best practice guide to fight cybercrime

The International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations (FIATA) has released its “Best Practice Guide on Prevention of Cybercrime” for its…

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Air cargo set to speed up and increase visibility over the coming years

Over the coming years air cargo supply chains are expected to speed up, information will be shared more widely and…

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NCA logs on to Descartes solution for ACAS filing

Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA) is using the Descartes Air Cargo Advance Screening (ACAS) solution to meet the  mandatory advanced security…

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Checkport is first Swiss ACC3 EU validator

Checkport has been listed as the first Swiss company in the European Union (EU) database as an Independent Air Cargo…

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Aeroflot sniffer dogs to take a lead role in aircraft security

Aeroflot has registered its own Shalaika breed of sniffer dogs with the Russian Cynological Federation. The official presentation of the…

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