Emirates SkyCargo reported that its shipments of e-freight--paperless cargo consignments--reached the 1 million kg. per month milestone. It also passed the 16 million kg. mark in total e-freight shipments this week. The carrier, which long has been an advocate of the IATA e-freight initiative (ATW, June 1, 2008), reported that it achieved the landmark in just 19 months and now is handling around 12% of its shipments from e-freight compliant airports on a paperless basis. In November 2008, ...

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