dnata and IBS Software form Partnership to Implement iCargo System
The Dubai National Air Transport Association (dnata) recently announced a new partnership agreement with IBS Software, an IT solutions provider to the worldwide aviation sectors. The purpose of this new contract is to develop and implement the iCargo terminal operation suite across all of dnata’s stations. This new solution will enable a seamless management and movement of cargo across the globe.
dnata is the first ground handler company to launch the iCargo system globally and have all their operations consolidated on one platform with all their processes being unified.
iCargo expects to have a user base of over 5,000 staff members across 27 stations, in 10 countries from the USA to Australia by the year 2020.
Senior Vice President UAE Cargo & DWC Airlines Services for dnata, Bernd Struck said, “We are always in pursuit of delivering exceptional service and improving safety and efficiencies. With iCargo as our technology platform, we are confident that we can stay agile and adapt to the fast-changing needs of our customers across the globe.”
SVP & Head of Airline Cargo Services for IBS Software, Ashok Rajan said, “iCargo is a strong, stable and modern IT platform widely accepted to be best suited to bring about transformational change in the airline cargo industry. Over the years, significant investment has gone in to give iCargo a strong product roadmap, continuously incorporating technology-led innovation and building a collaborative community model of development. I am extremely pleased and excited to welcome dnata, one of the fastest growing Ground Handling companies in the world, as our latest customer for iCargo and look forward to a mutually beneficial long-term partnership.”
dnata by using the iCargo system will be able to automate key operational and business functions, such as ULD management, quality monitoring and the management of mail through one seamless platform. Operational efficiencies and revenue generation will be greatly improved due to the real-time availability of operational information.