In this issue
Working towards safer air transport of lithium batteries
The UK Civil Aviation Authority (UK CAA) organized the first-ever international workshop arranged by a national regulatory authority on the topic of safe air transport of lithium batteries. Over 70 representatives from different sectors (manufacturing, testing, logistics, government agencies, and regulators) gathered to discuss maintaining the safety of such transports. Find out more
IATA celebrates the first cargo safety seminar in Hong Kong
With over 220 participants, the 1st IATA Cargo Safety Seminar was successfully held 6-7 August 2019 co-hosted by the Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department (HKCAD). This was the first time the air cargo stakeholders were gathering together to collaborate on the complete spectrum of cargo safety topics.
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FACE-UP: your first step in your career
FACE-UP is a competition for recent university graduates whose dissertation is on the subject of innovation and transformation in air logistics. The contest is open to bachelor, masters, and Ph.D. graduates, current and within two years of graduation. Don’t miss a chance of a lifetime, and start your career on the right foot.
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Upcoming Events 2019
Digital Cargo Conference, 24-25 September 2019, Geneva, Switzerland
- Including an
EPIC Workshop (pdf) on 26 September
IATA Cargo Events, 29-31 October, 2019, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
- Register to the IATA Cargo Events. Five conferences covering key areas of the cargo business: the AirPharma Conference, the Cargo Claims & Loss Prevention Conference, the Cargo Security & Facilitation Forum, the Lithium Battery Workshop and the Air Cargo Operations Conference. Gain tremendous insights from industry experts in civil aviation, airport management, regulators, lawyers, technology and innovation!
e-AWB global penetration:
Find out the latest e-AWB global penetration in the full monthly (pdf) report for July 2019.
For insight on the e-AWB performance at airport level, check out the
Top 100 Airports monthly report (pdf)