Archive for the ‘Aviation’ Category

IUA welcomes Registration and Testing for Drone pilots

IUA welcomes Registration and Testing for Drone pilots
Chris Jones IUA welcomes Registration and Testing for Drone pilots Registration requirements and the introduction of an online test for UK drone operators have been welcomed by the International Underwriting Association (IUA). The safety measures have been promoted by the IUA for a number of years and...
December 5th, 2019 | Aviation, Insurance and Reinsurance, IUA | Read More

Damen FCS demonstrates versatility again in collaborative technology project

Damen FCS demonstrates versatility again in collaborative technology project
Qualification test in North Sea Damen FCS demonstrates versatility again in collaborative technology project Delft Dynamics, Next Ocean and Damen perform qualification test in North Sea Damen Shipyards Group, in collaboration with Delft Dynamics and Next Ocean, has trialled a new approach to search and...
November 14th, 2019 | Aviation, Health and Safety, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Technology | Read More

iShipmore solves online shipping problems for Filipinos

iShipmore solves online shipping problems for Filipinos
iShipmore solves online shipping problems for Filipinos iShipmore is a new online shipping platform launched by the Filipino partner of the U-Freight Group (UFL) – www.ufreight.com – to assist individuals who want to ship items bought online to consignees based in the Philippines. A major reason...
October 28th, 2019 | Aviation, Trade and Commerce | Read More

DNV GL strengthens ocean space research activities with extra resources

DNV GL strengthens ocean space research activities with extra resources
Bente Pretlove DNV GL strengthens ocean space research activities with extra resources  25 October 2019, Høvik, Norway – DNV GL, the risk management and quality assurance company, is strengthening its commitment to exploring new ocean opportunities by dedicating extra resources to its ocean space...
October 25th, 2019 | Aviation, Classification Societies, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

Reed Smith Transportation Industry Group quarterly updates and articles – Q3

Reed Smith Transportation Industry Group quarterly updates and articles – Q3
From Reed Smith Shipping Reed Smith Transportation Industry Group quarterly updates and articles – Q3 This is our Reed Smith Shipping newsletter bringing together our thought leadership for each quarter. Below is a collection of our articles, blogs and webinars from July – September 2019. If...
October 15th, 2019 | Aviation, Emissions, Environment, Legal, Press and Media, Sanctions | Read More

Edoardo Podestá takes the helm of Dachser Air & Sea Logistics

Edoardo Podestá takes the helm of Dachser Air & Sea Logistics
Edoardo Podestá Edoardo Podestá takes the helm of Dachser Air & Sea Logistics The long-standing Managing Director of the Asia Pacific region now heads Dachser’s global air and sea freight business. Kempten, October 10, 2019. Dachser appoints Edoardo Podestá as the Chief Operations Officer (COO)...
October 15th, 2019 | Aviation, Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Mikkel Ebdrup of Airland Logistics, a graduate of the Blue MBA, delivers ‘the impossible’ in heavy-lift freight

Mikkel Ebdrup of Airland Logistics, a graduate of the Blue MBA, delivers ‘the impossible’ in heavy-lift freight
Mikkel Ebdrup. Mikkel Ebdrup of Airland Logistics, a graduate of the Blue MBA, delivers ‘the impossible’ in heavy-lift freight  Mikkel Ebdrup has a key role in a company whose motto is “delivering the impossible daily.” He offers a telling illustration of the scale of the tasks which he and...
August 27th, 2019 | Aviation, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 19-Aug-2019 MINISTRIES CLOSE ADEN OFFICES, AIRPORT AND PORT STILL OPERATING Aden, Yemen DRAFT INCREASED Mississippi River, United States Ministries close Aden offices, airport and port still operating Monday, August 19, 2019, Aden, Yemen The Yemeni Foreign and Interior Ministries...
August 19th, 2019 | Aviation, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GEODIS opens airside freight handling gateway at Schiphol

GEODIS opens airside freight handling gateway at Schiphol
. GEODIS opens airside freight handling gateway at Schiphol Global logistics specialist launches innovative airfreight handling system at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport hub  GEODIS Netherlands announced the opening of its new Airside Gateway at Schiphol, which represents the beginning of a faster and...
July 17th, 2019 | Aviation, Logistics | Read More

Drones herald in new era of inspections

Drones herald in new era of inspections
The result of six months of development work and trials: A mid-sized commercial drone fitted with a special accessory frame designed and manufactu-red in-house by the Gdansk DNV GL surveyor team is now standard equipment for inspections at DNV GL locations around the world. Drones herald in new era of...
July 17th, 2019 | Aviation, Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

RMT response to FAI into Scottish helicopter tragedy

RMT response to FAI into Scottish helicopter tragedy
RMT response to FAI into Scottish helicopter tragedy Offshore union RMT response to Crown Office in Scotland announcement that there will be an FAI into the helicopter crash in August 2013.  Mick Cash Mick Cash, General Secretary of offshore workers union RMT, said; “The time that has elapsed...
June 12th, 2019 | Aviation, Health and Safety, HR, Maritime Accidents | Read More

Inmarsat partners with Airbus to deliver ground-breaking transformation of Fleet Xpress network

Inmarsat partners with Airbus to deliver ground-breaking transformation of Fleet Xpress network
. Inmarsat partners with Airbus to deliver ground-breaking transformation of Fleet Xpress network Partnership to transform Global Xpress (GX) network capacity, capabilities & operational agility to meet burgeoning market demand – means Fleet Xpress to remain the gold standard for global mobile...
May 30th, 2019 | Aviation, IT and Communications | Read More

Views-My-Eye: the marvel of Giovanni Vecchiato’s drone photography

Views-My-Eye: the marvel of Giovanni Vecchiato’s drone photography
The Beach of Jesolo Pineta. By Giovanni Vecchiato. Views-My-Eye: the marvel of Giovanni Vecchiato’s drone photography  By James Brewer  He is “the van Gogh of the drone.” This avid assertion is advanced for photographer Giovanni Vecchiato who, at the Italian consulate in London, is exhibiting...
May 21st, 2019 | Aviation, Events, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

Dachser Air & Sea Logistics launches operations in Sweden

Dachser Air & Sea Logistics launches operations in Sweden
‘Anna Bergdahl (third from left) and her ASL Sweden team’ Dachser Air & Sea Logistics launches operations in Sweden Kempten/Gothenburg, May 21, 2019 – Dachser Air & Sea Logistics enters the Swedish market and now has an office for air and sea freight in Gothenburg. “For us, Dachser Air...
May 21st, 2019 | Aviation, Logistics | Read More

Forwarders welcome Heathrow ruling

Forwarders welcome Heathrow ruling
Robert Keen Forwarders welcome Heathrow ruling Speaking after yesterday’s ruling by the High Court in London against campaigners challenging the legality of the UK government’s decision to allow a third runway at Heathrow Airport, Robert Keen, Director General of the British International Freight...
May 2nd, 2019 | Aviation, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The European project DURABLE will apply drones and robots to boost the deployment of renewable energies

The European project DURABLE will apply drones and robots to boost the deployment of renewable energies
.. The European project DURABLE will apply drones and robots to boost the deployment of renewable energies DURABLE has a budget of € 3.9M and it is financed by the Interreg Atlantic Area Program. The project launch meeting takes place today in Bidart (France). Alerion Technologies, Lortek S. Coop and...
April 26th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Aviation, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

BSNL granted authorisation to provide Inmarsat’s in-flight and maritime GX services in India

BSNL granted authorisation to provide Inmarsat’s in-flight  and maritime GX services in India
BSNL granted authorisation to provide Inmarsat’s in-flight  and maritime GX services in India 3 April 2019: Inmarsat, the world leader in global mobile satellite communications, today announced that its Indian telecommunications partner, BSNL, has received an In-Flight and Maritime Connectivity...
April 3rd, 2019 | Aviation, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Verifavia Shipping diversifies with launch of inventory of hazardous material (IHM) services

Verifavia Shipping diversifies with launch of inventory  of hazardous material (IHM) services
… Verifavia Shipping diversifies with launch of inventory  of hazardous material (IHM) services  New IHM service offering coincides with opening of new office in Chandigarh PARIS, CHANDIGARH, SINGAPORE – 2nd APRIL 2019: Verifavia, the world’s leading emissions verification company for the...
April 2nd, 2019 | Aviation, Emissions, Environment, Pollution, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Offshore union RMT repeats call for public inquiry into helicopter safety on the 10th anniversary of super Puma disaster

Offshore union RMT repeats call for public inquiry into helicopter safety on the 10th anniversary of super Puma disaster
Mick Cash Offshore union RMT repeats call for public inquiry into helicopter safety on the 10th anniversary of super Puma disaster Offshore union RMT today repeated the call for a full public inquiry into helicopter safety in the North Sea as workers from across the industry mark the anniversary of the...
April 1st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Aviation, Energy, Health and Safety, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Safety and Security | Read More

China’s secretive lending to Africa, Future of finance series

China’s secretive lending to Africa, Future of finance series
China’s secretive lending to Africa, Future of finance series Wednesday 27 March 2019 Vol.10 Ed.13.2 Commentary: China’s secretive lending to Africa By Herbert Poenisch in Beijing China’s footprints are visible in Ethiopia, as in other parts of Africa. This includes a recently expanded...
March 27th, 2019 | Aviation, Banking, Finance | Read More

OrderWise Pledges Support for Air Ambulance

OrderWise Pledges Support for Air Ambulance
Saxilby-based software specialist OrderWise has announced the Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance as its chosen charity of the year for 2019 Award-winning software specialist OrderWise has announced the Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance as its chosen charity of the year for 2019. The Lincs & Notts...
March 8th, 2019 | Aviation, Charity, Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
 06-Mar-2019 AIRPORT CLOSURE FOR BALINESE NEW YEAR Bali, Indonesia REPAIR OF DAMAGED REVETMENTS OFF PA-WATER VENTURE SEMBAWANG Singapore Airport closure for Balinese New Year Wednesday, March 6, 2019, Bali, Indonesia Due to Silent Day (Nyepi), which marks the Balinese New Year, I Gusti Ngurah Rai Airport...
March 6th, 2019 | Aviation, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
13-Feb-2019 PORT/AIRPORT TO CLOSE FOR NYEPI DAY Bali, Indonesia Port/airport to close for Nyepi Day Wednesday, February 13, 2019, Bali, Indonesia Every year, all activities in Bali are halted for Nyepi Day (Silent Day), which marks the Balinese New Year. The port and airport also close for the day. This...
February 13th, 2019 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Descartes helps Nippon Cargo Airlines comply with New Mandatory Air Cargo Advance Screening (ACAS) Program

Descartes helps Nippon Cargo Airlines comply with New Mandatory Air Cargo Advance Screening (ACAS) Program
WATERLOO, Ontario, February 5, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA), a leading provider of air cargo transportation services, is using the Descartes...
February 5th, 2019 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Logistics | Read More

Global travel retail leader selects GAC Dubai as contract logistics partner in the Middle East

Global travel retail leader selects GAC Dubai as contract logistics partner in the Middle East
l to r: Neil McMaster, GAC Dubai’s General Manager – Contract Logistics, Ronald Lichtenecker, GAC Dubai’s Managing Director, Vadim Motlik, Lagardère Travel Retail’s UAE CEO, and Alex Pardo, Lagardère Travel Retail’s Supply Chain Director sign the multi-year agreement for the appointment...
February 4th, 2019 | Aviation, Consumers Market, Logistics | Read More