SITA Steps up Presence into China Cargo Market
China Cargo Airlines (CK) has signed a four year,
nine million dollar contract for the use of Air Cargo Manager software from
a joint venture launched by SITA INC (Information Networking Computing) and
Cargolux Airlines S.A..
The Air Cargo Manager software is an integrated set of cargo automation and
commercial management solutions, designed to help airlines increase their
cargo revenue as well as to achieve higher levels of security, efficiency
and customer service.
“The benefit of the SITA solution is to provide sales, operations and
billing services to airlines via the internet. With CargoWEB, we are able
to do data exchange with sales agents and trading partners over the
internet,” commented Mrs. Ting Lin, IT Manager of China Cargo Airlines.
John Johnston, CEO of the SITA-Cargolux joint venture, told the 2nd China
Cargo Summit: “The energy and focus of the Chinese airlines in their
drive to grow international business is clear for everyone to see. We are
committed to the Chinese market and have enjoyed long and mutually
beneficial relationships with our customers in the region. We plan to
reinforce that commitment through further investments in both products and