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  • 23 Jan 2018 5:18 PM | Robin Turner (Administrator)
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  • 20 Dec 2017 9:30 AM | Robin Turner (Administrator)

    FedEx delivers Francesca, a 26-year-old female pygmy hippopotamus to Oklahoma City Zoo - Full article - click here.

  • 13 Dec 2017 12:53 PM | Robin Turner (Administrator)


    Monday, December 4, 2017,  ATA’s President-Elect, Filip Vande Cappelle, attended the 2017 Air Cargo Excellence Forum @ Liège Airport (Belgium).  

    This event, organized by the authorities of Liège Airport was a forum and networking event focused on sharing best practices and defining common objectives to achieve excellence in air cargo.

    Filip also gave a 25-minute presentation about ATA and how ATA can help shippers, forwarders and airports to achieve best practices in live animal shipping.

    The successful event ended with the celebration of 20 years collaboration between Israel’s CAL Cargo Airlines and Liège Airport. 


    More info is available on the special website

  • 07 Dec 2017 12:57 PM | Robin Turner (Administrator)


    ATA's President-Elect Filip Vande Cappelle attends the World Horse Welfare Conference in London, UK which was in the presence of HRH Princess Anne.  

    Presentation link - click here

  • 05 Dec 2017 9:56 AM | Robin Turner (Administrator)
  • 30 Nov 2017 11:17 AM | Robin Turner (Administrator)

    Air France KLM Martinair Cargo

    Air France KLM Cargo Martinair Cargo has received the 2017 Industry Partner Award from the International Pet and Animal Transportation Association at the recent conference in Dallas Texas USA on Oct 24, 2017.

    Dogs and cats deserve the same level of comfort and attention as our passengers. Air France KLM Martinair cargo transports your companions in climate-controlled, pressurized compartments, ensuring the health and well-being of your pet. In transit, cats and dogs are temporarily housed in larger kennels and given food and water. In short, your pet receives royal treatment at our Animal Hotel.

    Robert van Voorthuysen ,international sales manager live animals for AFKLMP Cargo received the IPATA award.

  • 14 Nov 2017 11:45 AM | Robin Turner (Administrator)

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