News 2020

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23 Apr 2020

ATA's Webinar Series

What in the World: USDA’s Regulation and Facilitation of Live Animal Exports from the United States Read more
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08 Apr 2020

Delta Cargo NEWS - suspension of service to Japan and Mexico

Delta service suspensions to Japan and Mexico April 03, 2020 Following travel restrictions issued by the government of Japan, Delta is suspending service on certain routes between the U.S. and Japan through April 30. At this time, Delta will continue service between Seattle-Haneda. Routes Actions Atlanta-Haneda Last flights from the U.S. on April 3 Last flights from Haneda on April 4 Detroit-Haneda Seattle-Haneda Daily service continues Honolulu-Tokyo Suspended through April 30 Honolulu-Nagoya Honolulu-Osaka Delta has also suspended service between Los Angeles and Mexico: Routes Actions Los Angeles-Los Cabos Suspended as of April 2 Los Angeles-Puerto Vallarta Suspended as of April 5 Please contact your Delta Cargo Account Manager or the Customer Service Center at or 1-800-352-2746 if you have any questions regarding this change. For the most up-to-date information from Delta Cargo, visit Alerts & News. Thank you for your continued support. Global supply chains need support shipping essential goods to businesses and communities. Amid the current environment, Delta Cargo is offering charter capability upon request to meet your company's unique shipping needs. For additional information on schedules and pricing, please contact ">. Read more
13 Mar 2020

IATA Welcomes EU Suspension of Slot Use Rules

NEWS BRIEF - 13 March, 2020 Geneva – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed the announcement by the European Commission (EC) granting the temporary suspension until June 2020 of the 80-20 “use it or lose it” rule for airport slots. Read more
Rudiger Weiss
04 Feb 2020

Rudiger Weiss - Off to his last Safari

Off to his last Safari! Rüdiger Weiss former owner of Interzoo-Dan Inject A good personal friend and long time member of Animal Transportation Association passed away peacefully on January 30th, 2020 at the age of 78. His passing leaves us behind with a tremendous loss of remarkable knowledge in the area of animal transportation and animal keeping. Thank you for all the things you taught us ! Read more
21 Jan 2020

WELCOME New Members

Please welcome the following NEW members to the ATA Community! These members are dedicated as you are to the promoting, providing and educating for the safe and humane handling and transport of all animals worldwide. Read more
20 Jan 2020

First Launch of CEIV Initiative

In June of 2019, ATA joined forces with IATA to encourage industry adoption of The Center of Excellence for Independent Validators for Live Animals Logistics (CEIV Live Animals). Read more