August 13, 2008

Al Alamain Airport Deploys ELWIS Cargo Handling Solution

The Al Alamain International Airport in Egypt has deployed ELWIS, the cargo handling solution from Lufthansa Systems, a full-service IT provider for the airline and aviation sector.

ELWIS is part of the AdvancedCargo Suite, the air cargo IT platform from Lufthansa Systems. By simplifying and automating the cargo handling process, the system enables the Al Alamain International Airport to increase its efficiency and improve its customer service.

The ELWIS system covers the entire cargo handling workflow, from physical handling, documentation and electronic customs clearance, to the invoicing of handling services. The comprehensive solution integrates wireless technology using wireless PCs, handheld devices and fork-lift mounted terminals and offers real-time tracking and tracing over the entire shipment life cycle.