Etihad Airways awards multi-year contract to IBS Software

IBS Software (IBS) has been selected by Etihad Airways for implementing its award-winning cargo management solution, iCargo, the company said.

The multi-million dollar, multi-year contract was signed in Abu Dhabi last week. The engagement will see iCargo system manage the airline´s air cargo sales and operations worldwide, automating its network-wide booking, pricing and capacity management functions with real-time revenue management-based evaluation capabilities.

iCargo will also perform real-time shipment status monitoring and quality management as shipments traverse its extensive network.

Etihad Cargo is the cargo division of Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE. From its hub at Abu Dhabi International Airport, it operates a fleet of 10 freighters, which is complemented by the bellyhold capacity on its passenger fleet of more than 100 aircraft, to Europe, North America, Asia, Australia, the Middle East, the Indian Subcontinent and Africa.