MASkargo transitions to cloud-based Unisys Logistics for Malaysia Airlines' cargo services

Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) has been selected by Malaysia Airlines´ MAB Kargo Sdn Bhd (MASkargo) to provide Unisys´ cloud-based Logistics Management System (LMS) to manage its domestic and international cargo services, the company said.

All of MASkargo´s core system functions from the previous mainframe-based system were transitioned to Unisys´ cloud-based LMS. The cutover included customizations to integrate with the carrier´s automated warehouse system.

MASkargo is the cargo division of Malaysia Airlines. It is a large ground handling agent in Kuala Lumpur and acts as the agent for more than 30 foreign airlines at its Advanced Cargo Centre to accept, process and deliver cargo shipments which are carried on foreign carriers´ flights. In total MASkargo processes approximately 1.5 million master and house air waybills per year.

The Internet-based system provides global access in a direct and cost efficient manner. Featuring a user friendly graphic interface, the system enables users to make reservations anytime and anywhere based on controls built into the system.

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