Tuesday , December 12 2017

flydubai inks MoU to boost cargo ops

Ascending aircraft on a clear day

Emirates Business

Dubai-based airline, flydubai, and Mercator, a global provider of software platforms and product-enabled solutions to the travel and transport industry, have announced the signing of a seven-year extension to their air cargo management contract.
The renewal agreement reaffirms the continuation of the strategic partnership initiated in 2012, designed to provide flydubai with a next-generation technology platform that enables the end-to-end management of air cargo operations and cargo revenue accounting, while providing the airline with innovative and intelligent cargo management.
flydubai has worked closely with Mercator and their proven solutions have supported its cargo operations since launching. The airline provides cargo services to 94 destinations across its flight network.
In addition, flydubai cargo customers are able to access more than 200 destinations around the world, due to interline agreements with other airlines, allowing the transportation of a variety of goods from Dubai across the GCC, Middle East, Europe, Africa, Russia, CIS, Central Asia and The Americas.
The renewal of the contract expands on the existing SkyChain and RAPID Cargo platform as flydubai collaborates with Mercator to upgrade to and leverage the transformational offerings of the Intelligent Cargo Ecosystem. This is an open API portfolio of air cargo and ground handling applications that provide an end-to-end view of cargo movements across the supply chain and identify the most efficient ways of delivering goods to their
destination.
“Cargo is an integral element of our operations and our continued partnership with Mercator has been a key component in enabling us to achieve consistent growth by delivering the capabilities we need to provide innovative and digital cargo products and services,” said Mohamed Hassan, Vice President of flydubai Cargo. “With the extension of our contract, we look forward to working closely with Mercator to further enhance the value we deliver to our customers.”

flydubai-quote copy

About Admin

Check Also

epa05111049 (FILE) A file photo dated 14 July 2005 showing Delta Airlines passenger Akin Metzger, (L), looking at his boarding pass as baggage handler Alford Russell waits to check him in at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Delta Air Lines on 19 January 2016 reported a record-breaking 4th quarter, with adjusted pre-tax income of 1.45 billion USD, up 42 per cent from the previous year. Delta said the positive results were in part because of lower prices for jet fuel throughout the full year 2015. The adjusted fuel expenses dropped in 4th quarter by $726 million compared to the same period in 2014.  EPA/JOHN AMIS

Delta flights resume after snow cancellations

Bloomberg Delta Air Lines Inc. said it was resuming normal operations at its Atlanta hub, ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *