Silk Way West Airlines, the leading cargo airline in the Caspian and Central Asian region, have agreed to a new comprehensive multi-year unit load device (ULD) agreement with ACL Airshop.
The firms state the contract renewal reinforces a mutual commitment to enhancing the efficiency of air freight operations.
The ULD provider will continue to provide cutting-edge ULD solutions Silk Way West Airlines, leveraging technology to enhance cargo protection, tracking, and overall supply chain visibility.
A focal point of this strategic partnership is the introduction of Bluetooth technology for real-time ULD tracking, which the firms state is a revolutionary step towards optimising cargo transportation.
In addition to ULDs, the partnership extends to the provision of innovative logistical management and state-of-the-art technologies, promising accelerated services, streamlined logistics, and substantial cost savings.
The firms state that the partnership emphasises an ongoing commitment to environmentally sustainable practices and will feature joint initiatives to reduce carbon footprint and promote eco-friendly solutions within the air cargo industry.
Vugar Mammadov, vice president CIS and Central Asia of Silk Way West Airlines, said: “This strategic collaboration with ACL Airshop is a testament to our commitment to delivering exceptional service and value to our customers.
“By combining our strengths, we aim to set a new benchmark in air freight logistics and contribute to the growth of the global cargo industry.”
“We are excited about the opportunities that this strategic partnership brings,” said Steve Townes, President and CEO of ACL Airshop. “Together with Silk Way West Airlines, we will drive innovation, enhance operational efficiency, and create a more sustainable and resilient air cargo ecosystem.”
Maurice van Terheijden, managing director EMEA for ACL Airshop, said: “Both companies Silk Way West Airlines and ACL Airshop boast cultures of exceptional performance, making it an honour for us to evolve in tandem with our partner.”
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