Monday, July 03, 2006

Indian launches automated cargo operations

New Delhi: Indian has launched automated cargo operations connecting Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai.
The system would be extended to other domestic and international stations on the airlines network, an Indian Airlines spokesman said adding that all the stations would be covered by January 2007.
The end-to-end integrated automation process would offer a range of user friendly measures to cargo shippers and agents, who would now be able to make a booking online, track the movement of the cargo consignment or even check the delivery status.
Using the barcode system, all consignments would be scanned at every step, including post-booking and security check so that all details of the consignment were made available to the customers at any point of time.
02/07/06 PTI/The Hindu