Group Pledges Better Air Cargo Services

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Cargo 2000's 2013 membership classification analysis shows a continued commitment by its leading members to improve the quality of their air cargo services.

Launched in 2012, Cargo 2000 aims to recognize the achievements and commitments of members using its quality management system over the previous year and to encourage all members to strive for higher standards of service for their customers.

Members are assessed on their results and activities in three key areas: performance and integrity; process and degree of implementation; and contribution to the C2K community.

These three main elements are weighted with the highest value placed on Contribution to the C2K Community, recognizing the importance that the C2K organization places on its members' efforts towards the continued development and success of the program.

In 2013, the number of members achieving the highest platinum status rose to nine, with Air France Cargo and Delta Air Lines both moving up from the gold level to join Cargolux, Cathay Pacific, Kuehne + Nagel, KLM Cargo, Lufthansa Cargo, Schenker and Swiss WorldCargo.

In the Gold category, Cargo 2000 has listed 14 members. …